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ACCU Names New President

ACCU will welcome the former head of DePaul University, Rev. Dennis Holtschneider, CM, as president in 2019

2019 Annual Meeting

Plan to join us for "Mission, Myth, and Money: Securing Catholic Higher Ed for the Future" next February!

At the Helm

Aligning Catholic values and critical skills: Meet Jim Harris, president of the University of San Diego

  Discerning the Presidency

Nominate the Future: ACCU plans new conference for executives who aspire to the position of president

Strengthening Catholic Colleges & Universities


The Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities provides services designed specifically for presidents and other senior leaders in Catholic higher education.

Mission & Identity

The goal of the Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities is to strengthen and promote the Catholic mission and identity of its member campuses.


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Find out what makes Catholic colleges and universities distinct among higher education.


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Catholic Intellectual Tradition

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Who We Serve

ACCU offers programs, events, and other resources to Catholic college and university leaders: presidents, mission officers, trustees, and other campus executives


What We Do

The collective voice of U.S. Catholic higher education, ACCU strengthens and promotes the Catholic identity and mission of its member institutions

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