ACHA COVID-19 Task Force “Ask the Expert” Webinar Series 

See COVID-19 Archived Webinars, Q&As, and Events for recordings of past events. 

Virtual Summits

Registration Open! COVID-19 Virtual Summit 2: 344 Days and Counting

December 8-9, 2020
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ACHA Industry Resource Center Webinars

Registration Open! XOFLUZA: The Only Single-Dose Oral Antiviral for the Flu

Presented by Genentech
Live Event: December 3, 2020
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ACHA 2021 Annual Meeting Announcements

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News and Announcements

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ACHA News, Programs, and Services

Seeking Member Comments on Addressing E-cigarette Use on Campus White Paper

A work group within the ACHA ATOD Coalition has drafted this new white paper, "Addressing E-cigarette Use and Vaping on College and University Campuses" to summarize the immediate need for action on college campuses, including what we know, what we need to know more about, and what we can do to end the trend of e-cigarette use in our campus communities. Members are invited to provide comments on the white paper by Friday, December 11, 2020.

ACHA Board of Directors Appoints Interim CEO

Michael (Mike) Huey, MD, a Fellow of ACHA and its 2017-18 president, has been appointed Interim Chief Executive Officer, effective November 17. Dr. Huey’s appointment follows the resignation of Devin Jopp, EdD, ACHA’s CEO since October 2016. The Board has begun a search process and Dr. Huey will serve as Interim CEO until the Board has identified a replacement. Read more.

ACHA Brief: Considerations for Institutions of Higher Education as Students Return Home

This ACHA brief addresses areas of consideration for institutions of higher education and describes key messaging that should be provided to students as they prepare to leave campus. Published October 29, 2020.

Call for ACHA Leadership Nominations

Nominations are now being accepted for association officer, regional representative, and section officer positions. Deadline: January 11, 2021

New Membership Model for 2021

ACHA members voted to approve a new membership model that grants free membership to any employee at a member institution. Learn more here!  


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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  • Consulting

    ACHA’s College Health and Wellness Consulting (CHWC) for institutional health and wellness services utilizes a team of expert professionals to provide advice on funding models, staffing models, strategies to meet rising student demand for mental health services, 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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