The Pacific Coast College Health Association is a voluntary, non-profit, regional affiliate (Region VI) of the American College Health Association (ACHA).

The purpose of the PCCHA is to provide a professional organization which institutions of higher education, their health services, other interested individuals and organizations may join in order to work together to promote health, including preventive and health promotion programs, on behalf of those they serve—the students.

PCCHA represents Alaska, Arizona, California, Hawaii, Idaho, Oregon, Nevada, Utah, and Washington. PCCHA is also represented internationally in Asia, Australia, New Zealand, and Western Canada (Alberta, British Columbia, the Northwest Territories, and the Yukon).


Now accepting nominations for the 2021 ACHA Affiliate New Professional Award!

This award recognizes a PCCHA member who has worked in the field of college health for 5 years or less and has made a significant contribution to his or her institution and/or PCCHA. See Affiliate New Professional Award Nomination Instructions for more information. The deadline to submit a nomination is February 1, 2021.