American College Personnel Association (ACPA) - headquartered in Washington, D.C. at the National Center for Higher Education, is the leading comprehensive student affairs association that advances student affairs and engages students for a lifetime of learning and discovery.

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Apply to be Danielle Morgan Acosta's Presidential Intern!

Each year, the newly elected ACPA Vice President/President-Elect selects a person to help the president manage the administrative and scheduling demands of their Governing Board role. The ACPA Presidential Intern assists the President with administrative tasks, communications, managing and scheduling, and special projects.

Open Call: ACPA22 Convention Chair

In March 2022, ACPA will return to St. Louis, Missouri for its Annual Convention. ACPA 2021-2022 President, Danielle Morgan Acosta, invites you to consider applying to serve as the ACPA22 Convention Chair!

Leading the ACPA Annual Convention planning efforts, in collaboration with the ACPA International Office staff and team of dedicated volunteers, is a transformative opportunity to serve the profession and shape the convention experience for those who participate.

NECPA Call to Action

Black Lives Matter Blog

New England College Personnel Association Call to Action We stand as advocates and allies alongside those who are bringing to light the effects of systematic racism and anti-Black police brutality that led to the recent deaths of George Floyd, Amhaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor, Riah Milton, Tony McDade, Rayshard Brooks, Black Trans community members, and countless others. In response to recent events...

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Professional Development Opportunities

Leading with a Racial & Social Justice Lens Institute for Senior Level Campus Leaders™

Sunday, 13 June 2021 (All day) to Wednesday, 16 June 2021 (All day)
Increased activism, student demands for more inclusive environments and systemic structures of oppression require 21stcentury university Senior Student Affairs Officers to be more emotionally intelligent and responsive to emergent campus issues. The times demand courageous leaders. Join other senior leaders engaged in this important work to build your capacity so that you can comfortably engage racial justice and decolonization, confident in your knowing and competent in your engagement, and ready to continue leading your campus, staff, and students through these challenging times.