ACHA Positions, Policies, Guidelines, and White Papers

The following is an index of the association policies, ACHA Guidelines and recommendations documents, and white papers available on our website.

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ACHA Position Statements

Public Health

  • ACHA Statement in Support of Vaccine Use to Promote Health and Prevent Disease

Social Justice

  • Statement in Support of Marriage Equality
  • Non-Discrimination Policy
  • Anti-Bias/Anti-Violence Statement

ACHA Board Policy and Procedure Documents
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ACHA Guidelines Documents

Cultural Competency Statement

Drug Education and Testing of Student Athletes

Emergency Planning Guidelines for Campus Health Services: An All-Hazards Approach

General Statement of Ethical Principles and Guidelines

Guidelines for Hiring Health Promotion Professionals in Higher Education

Position Statement on Preventing Sexual Violence on College and University Campuses

Position Statement on Tobacco on College and University Campuses

Recommendations for Institutional Prematriculation Immunizations

Sanctions Procedure

Standards of Practice for Health Promotion in Higher Education

Standards for Student Health Insurance Coverage

Tuberculosis Screening and Targeted Testing of College and University Students

ACHA White Papers

Considerations for Integration of Counseling and Health Services on College and University Campuses

Privacy and Usage Policies

Polcies regarding our website, user privacy, permission requests, endorsements, copyright and trademark notice.

Spokesperson and Stationery/Logo Use Policies

Policies regarding appropriate use of the ACHA name and logo.

Conflict of Interest Policy [members only]

ACHA Volunteer Leadership Conflict of Interest Policy, disclosure form, and rationale for the policy


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