Who We Are
Lobbying Activities Disclosure: Based on the 2012 audited financial statements, The American College Health Association spent 5% of total revenue on Advocacy and Representation. Of that, zero dollars were spent on Direct Lobbying activities.

Since 1920, the American College Health Association (ACHA) has linked college health professionals throughout the nation (and more recently around the globe), forming a powerful, collaborative networking base. This unique synthesis of vision and knowledge, of practice and policy, can guide and support you and your health service, your health programs, and your professional development.

Our Mission Statement

The American College Health Association will provide advocacy, education, communications, products, and services, as well as promote research and culturally competent practices to enhance its members' ability to advance the health of all students and the campus community.

Our Vision

To be the recognized voice of expertise in college health.

Our Core Values

To promote healthy communities and healthy individuals as critical components of student learning, the American College Health Association values:

  1. Social Justice, Human Dignity and Respect for All
  2. Provision of Student-Centered Services
  3. Professional Excellence, Responsiveness and Ethical Practice
  4. Multidisciplinary and Collaborative Approaches to Health
  5. The Commitment And Participation Of Those Who Advance Health
  6. The Active Involvement of Students


College Health A-Z
ACHA-National College Health Assessment
ACHA-NCDP Depression Quality Improvement Collaborative
Peer Review Assistance Program