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NACAC Virtual Conference

Join us on Sept. 22-24 for 20 hard-hitting sessions featuring stellar speakers revealing what you need to know about the most critical issues facing the college counseling and admission profession.

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Leadership in College Admission

NACAC's much-anticipated report on Leadership in College Admission is a blueprint for transforming the association and helping it shape the postsecondary landscape.

Strategic Data Management

Are you ready to occupy a seat at the strategy table? Register now for the "Strategic Data Management for Enrollment Leaders Workshop," Oct. 14-16.

NACAC Virtual College Fairs

Calling all high school juniors and seniors! Don't miss the free NACAC Virtual College Fairs, one-day events where you can meet hundreds of colleges on demand.

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NACAC Offers Roadmap to Reimagine Higher Education

If a postsecondary education is the key to prosperity and social mobility, then access to college should be considered a basic human right, argues "Roadmap for Change: Reimagining US Higher Education as a Public Good," a new document from NACAC.

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NACAC Issues Report on Standardized Testing

NACAC's just-released report on standardized testing is a much-needed call on colleges and universities to examine their ACT and SAT policies and practices.

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Guide to International University Admission 2020

Enjoy the just-released 2020 edition of NACAC's "Guide to International University Admission." The free, 115-page guide is a resource for high school counselors on how to advise students interested in studying internationally.

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Coronavirus and College Admission

NACAC's coronavirus-related tools and resources are collected on the "Coronavirus and College Admission" webpage. Use this as a jumping off point to access the College Admission Status Update tracking tool and more.

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Upcoming Events

22

Sep

2020 NACAC Virtual Conference

Get ready for the most anticipated college admission event of the year!

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25

Jul

2021 Guiding the Way to Inclusion (GWI)

Explore campus diversity, multicultural recruitment, and more.

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A Year of Opportunity and Accomplishment

In her last column, NACAC President Jayne Caflin Fonash notes that while it has been a year of crisis, it has also been a year of opportunity and accomplishment. NACAC's leadership addressed challenges that had been percolating for years, embracing pivotal opportunities to change and strengthen the future of the association. 

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Member Stories

NACAC has provided me with a network of support with professionals that encounter and overcome many of the same challenges I deal with every day. Having access to these mentors and leaders makes me feel more motivated about the work we do in admission and navigating these challenges is essential for staying in the field and achieving professional growth.

Miguel Alvarez

Associate Director of Admission at Carnegie Mellon University (PA)

NACAC has allowed me to create professional relationships with colleagues across the world and I know that I can pick up the phone and call any NACAC member to help me in guiding a student properly or to simply listen when things can feel unfair in the college admission process. I am so grateful for the continued conversations on hard topics that affect our students.

Sonali Perera Bridges

Independent Educational Consultant, Bridges Educational Consulting (CA)

NACAC has provided me the opportunity to connect with leaders in our field, to establish relationships, and to acquire knowledge that has allowed me to grow professionally. For me, NACAC is a trusted resource that provides valuable information at every level of your career, a professional roadmap of sorts.

Vishon Luck

Director of Recruitment, Virginia Commonwealth University