Becoming an ACPA member will assist you at any point of your journey within the higher education community. Since 1924, ACPA has inspired, helped, and prepared generations of educators to advance their careers and contribute to student success. 

ACPA supports and fosters college student learning through the generation and dissemination of knowledge, which informs policies, practices and programs for student affairs professionals and the higher education community. In addition, you will have access to professional development programs, networking and involvement opportunities, research and current trends, including access to The Journal of College Student Development (JCSD), one of the world’s leading journals on higher education.

Who Can Join?

ACPA members include colleges and universities, graduate and undergraduate students enrolled in student affairs/higher education administration programs, faculty, and student affairs educators, from entry level to senior student affairs officers, and organizations that are engaged in the campus marketplace.

Who Are Our Members?

As a member of ACPA, you join nearly 6,500 individual members representing 1,200 private and public institutions from across the U.S. and around the world.


As a College or University

As an Individual

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