NextGen Institute 2022


The NextGen Institute is a unique opportunity for those who are interested in the field of student affairs and who have not yet begun graduate studies to learn more about the field of Student Affairs. In particular, the NextGen Institute brings together individuals from across the world to learn about the profession of Student Affairs and Higher Education, ACPA, graduate preparation, functional areas, and the core values that guide our work. This is an opportunity for the next generation of Student Affairs and Higher Education educators to meet and learn from current graduate preparation program faculty, NextGen alumni, and professionals with a variety of personal and professional experiences and identities from diverse institutional types and positions.

ACPA22 // St. Louis, MO

Cervantes Convention Center

ACPA22 ANNUAL CONVENTIONACPA's Annual Convention experience is a yearly gathering of student affairs and higher education professionals, students and faculty to learn, network and engage in doing the work higher education needs. Approximately 3,500 members and guests attend our Annual Convention each year. Highlights of the convention include: Distinguished speakers such as Janet Mock (2021), […]

2022 Student Affairs Assessment Institute™

Sheraton Inner Harbor Hotel 300 S Charles St, Baltimore, Maryland

the premier Institute for student affairs and higher education professionals who seek a guided, curricular experience in order to develop essential assessment knowledge and skills for their professional toolkitthe Student Affairs Assessment Institute is proudly sponsored by ACPA's Student Affairs Assessment Institute, sponsored by the Commission for Assessment and Evaluation, provides a guided, curricular experience […]

2022 Institute on the Curricular Approach™

Renaissance Baltimore Harbor Place Hotel 202 E Pratt S, Baltimore, MD

Join student affairs and higher education colleagues on a journey toward implementing a curricular approach on your campus at the Institute on the Curricular Approach (ICA)! This learning experience is dynamic and valuable, as you will have access to concrete examples of how institutions with similar institutional values have developed and implemented their Curricular Approach in residence life, student leadership, or student conduct. Showcase Institutions will share how they used the 10 Essential Elements, their lessons learned, and implementation successes. This event is a straight-forward way to obtain clear direction from higher education and student affairs professionals who have done the work.

ACPA23 // New Orleans, LA

Join us for #ACPA23 in New Orleans from 26-29 March 2023! Additional information on this convention experience will be released at the end of #ACPA22 in St. Louis. Visit for more information!

ACPA24 // Chicago, IL

Join us for #ACPA24 in Chicago, Illinois USA from 17-20 March 2024! Additional information on this convention experience will be released at the end of #ACPA23 in New Orleans. Visit for more information!

ACPA25 // Long Beach, CA

Join us for #ACPA25 in Long Beach, California from 16-19 February 2025!
Additional information on this convention experience will be released at the end of #ACPA24 in Chicago. Visit for more information!