May 23, 2013
Academics for College Presidents
The American Council on Education represents the presidents of U.S. accredited, degree-granting institutions, which include two- and four-year colleges, private and public universities, and nonprofit and for-profit entities.
Admissions and Enrollment
The American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers handle higher education enrollment services.
The College Board is a nonprofit association that supports academic preparation and transition to higher education around the world.
Advancement (Fund Raising, Public Relations, Alumni Relations)
The Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) represents nearly 18,000 individuals in the fields of alumni relations, communications, and philanthropy at approximately 2,900 institutions worldwide.
The American Association of University Professors represents more than 43,000 college and university faculty members.
Community Service and Civic Engagement
Campus Compact is a national organization dedicated to promoting community service, civic engagement, and service-learning in higher education.
Directory of American Colleges and Universities (from the University of Florida)
Web links to U.S. institutions granting bachelor's or advanced degrees. Organized alphabetically.
Finance and Administration
The National Association of College Auxiliary Services is the largest auxiliary services support organization serving higher education, bringing institutional members and business partners together to share new ideas, technologies and approaches that will enhance their effectiveness on campus.
Information and Learning Technology
The Campus Computing Project focuses on the use of information technology in higher education. Its annual campus computing survey is the largest continuing study of the role of information technology in U.S. higher education.
The Association for Institutional Research serves higher education officials involved in decision making via management research, policy analysis, and planning.
Media Coverage of Higher Education
The Education Writers Association is the national professional organization of education reporters, formed with the intent to improve education reporting to the public.
Religious and Faith-Based Higher Education
The Association of Theological Schools in the U.S. and Canada (ATS) includes 250 graduate schools that conduct post-baccalaureate professional and academic degree programs in the practice of ministry, and for teaching and research in the theological disciplines.