Mark your calendars for the ACHA 2016 Annual Meeting in
San Francisco!

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Nearly 1,900 attended the 2015 Annual Meeting in Orlando.
Get a full recap!

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NFID Fall 2015 Clinical Vaccinology Course

November 13-15, 2015
Bethesda, MD

This 2 ½ day course focuses on new developments and issues related to the use of vaccines. Expert faculty provide the latest information on vaccines, including updated recommendations for vaccinations across the lifespan, and innovative and practical strategies for ensuring timely and appropriate immunization. For more information or to register, click here.

Free ACHA Webinar: Transgender Clinical Care 101

October 21, 2015
1:00 pm-2:30 pm ET

Presenter: Sharon J. Glezen, MD, FACP, University of Rochester
CE credit is being offered for this webinar. 

News and Announcements

ACHA News, Programs, and Services

Welcome Matt Granato!

ACHA is pleased to announce the appointment of Matt J. Granato, LLM, MBA, as executive director, effective October 16, 2015. Mr. Granato brings extensive experience in the non-profit, intergovernmental, and health association fields, and looks forward to working with ACHA leaders to further the interest of the organization. Read more here.

Nominate Your Colleagues or Health Program for an ACHA Award or Fellow Distinction!

ACHA is now accepting nominations for Fellows, Named Awards, Best Practices Awards, and Affiliate New Professionals Awards. The deadline to submit nominations is January 22, 2016. 

ACHA Response to Dear Colleague Letter: Protecting Student Medical Records

ACHA has collaborated with the Association for University and College Counseling Center Directors (AUCCCD) and the American College Counseling Association (ACCA) to prepare a joint statement in response to the U.S. Department of Education’s Dear Colleague Letter on the disclosure of student medical records.

To read the statement, click here.

ACHA welcomes all of the new section, committee, and coalition leaders.

To get in touch with your section’s leadership, please visit your section homepage. To learn more about ACHA committees, click here.

Call for ACHA Liaison Candidates 

ACHA is seeking candidates from the membership to be considered for appointment as ACHA's Primary Representative and Alternate Representative to The Joint Commission's Ambulatory Care PTAC, and as ACHA's Association Liaison to the National Athletic Trainers' Association. To learn learn more about these positions, click here.

Need to put a face to a name?

Visit our new Board of Directors and National Office Staff pages! 

Explore ACHA Programs and Initiatives

  • ACHA-National College Health Assessment


    The ACHA-National College Health Assessment is a nationally recognized research survey that can assist you in collecting precise data about your students’ health habits, behaviors, and perceptions.

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  • Healthy Campus 2020

    Healthy Campus 2020 provides a framework for improving the overall health status on campuses nationwide. Through the collaborative efforts of health, academic, student affairs, and administrative colleagues, institutions of higher education can foster healthy environments and behaviors.

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  • PSAS

    The ACHA-Patient Satisfaction Assessment Service gauges patient satisfaction and provides insight into the quality and performance of a college or university health service.

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  • PRAP

    ACHA’s Peer Review Assistance Program for institutional health services can help you address a variety of college health related subjects, whether you are looking to create a business plan, develop a student health insurance/benefits plan, build new facilities, increase utilization, evaluate health programming, and more.

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  • ACHF

    The American College Health Foundation supports the field of college health and provides long-term financial support for ACHA. ACHA Individual and Institutional Members are eligible to apply for funding from ACHF.

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  • ACA

    ACHA continues to monitor implementation of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and issues impacting student health insurance coverage. As part of its this initiative, ACHA is advocating for the need to maintain the affordability and quality of coverage offered by student health plans. ACHA's resources include FAQs on the ACA and its effect on college student health coverage.

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