Make the Most of Your Membership

NACAC invites you to discover the many tools at your disposal! We offer endless networking and career connections that will build your professional support system.

Check out just some of our valuable services.​​

 

 Communities

 

Join the NACAC Exchange
The NACAC Exchange is the association’s listserv designed to help professionals share information and ideas with other professionals.

 

 

NACAC Affiliates
NACAC has a network of 23 chartered, affiliate associations that work to respond to the professional needs of their members. Find an affiliate near you and get involved locally. It's a great way to connect with colleagues and share ideas and practices you may put to use in your institution or organization. 

 

 Ethics/Standards

 

Statement of Principles of Good Practice (SPGP)
The NACAC SPGP guides the work of the organization and its members to maintain high standards of integrity and practice to better serve students in the college transition process.

NACAC Member Logo Usage
  Promote NACAC membership by using the NACAC Member Logo.  Displaying the NACAC logo     
  communicates your dedication to NACAC's SPGP. Only current NACAC members who are in good standing
  are allowed to use the logo and must adhere to the NACAC logo use by members policy.  If you are a 
  member you may send an email request to  memb...@nacacnet.org for a customized NACAC logo.

  Use the logo on your:

  • Newsletter

  • Website

  • Business cards

  • Marketing materials

  • And much more!

 

 Events/Education

 

NACAC National Conference
The NACAC National Conference is the
preeminent professional development event attracting nearly 6,000 college counseling and admission professionals offering more than 100 educational sessions annually. Discounted registration rates are offered to our members. Registration is now open.

National College Fairs 
Our National College Fairs allow more than 500,000 students nationwide each year to interact in-
person with admission representatives from a wide range of postsecondary institutions.  NACAC member institutions receive reduced registration rates.  

Critical Components - Mastering the College Admission Process

Critical Components is a professional development program unlike any you’ve ever attended.  Using a collaborative approach, it moves well beyond the basics to tackle the most disruptive issues faced by students in the college admission process.  Attendees will receive tangible solutions to make an immediate impact in their school, practice or community. 

Guiding the Way to Inclusion
The practice of recruiting underrepresented students is more complex than ever. Conversations are changing.  Practices are evolving.  Colleges are now incorporating systematic research into strategic outreach plans, yielding an upswing in access and success for underserved populations.  Regardless of whether your office is seeking to take a new direction with its multicultural recruitment efforts - or simply looking for cutting edge trends and resources - GWI promises to offer a rewarding and engaging professional development opportunity. All presentations are research-based, and attendees will bring an assortment of new ideas and strategies back to their institutions.   

Webinars
NACAC Webinars offer relevant professional development presentations for today's industrious practitioners. Earn Continuing Education Clock Hours (CEUS) by watching live or via NACAC's On Demand Webinar Center!

 

 Legislative/Advocacy

 

Government Relations
Take part in NACAC's advocacy and public policy efforts to support legislation that improves access for students and strengthens the field of college admission counseling.

Legislative Action Center
Visit our member action center to stay knowledgeable about legislation and allow you to act quickly on key state and federal issues.

 

 Publications

 

Journal of College Admission (Free to Members)
The mission of the Journal of College Admission is to support and advance the work of the National Association for College Admission Counseling and college admission counseling professionals by providing members with lively, challenging discourse on issues relevant to the admission counseling field. A subscription to the Journal is included with at no extra charge with a NACAC membership.

NACAC Bulletin
The semi-monthly e-newsletter that keeps NACAC members in touch with the education issues, people  
and actions that shape the admission process and profession.

 

 Resources

 

locked.gifKnowledge Center (Members Only) 
   Find hundreds of resources, arranged by topic areas, which provide professional tools and 
   current information about trends affecting college admission counseling.
   Counseling Professionals
   Admission Professionals
 

 “Admitted” 
  The NACAC Admitted blog is a public space for all stakeholders in the college admission process to share 
  
their perspectives on a variety of contemporary issues. Topics include the cost of college, social media, 
   legislation, principles and practice, standardized testing, and many more.

 Job Ads/Career Center 
 L
ook for employees to fill job openings - or seek a new position at a high school, college/university 
 
or organization by visiting  NACAC's online Career Center.

Enjoy NACAC membership benefits today!