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New Survey Now Open

Assess changes in graduating students' ideas about Catholic identity with new CIMA survey

New Issue Available

Just published: Spring issue of Update explores fundraising, trends among presidents, servant-leadership, and more!

At the Helm

Mary Ann Gawelek discusses the big results that Lourdes University reaps from its Franciscan values 

Annual Report

Download the latest report on ACCU's activities, programs, and support for member institutions

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.


Learn About Catholic Higher Education

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


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Find a Catholic College

Start here to find a Catholic college or university in the United States

About ACCU

Discover our services, programs, and upcoming events

Catholic Intellectual Tradition

Explore this distinctive element of Catholic higher ed

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

Get Involved

Find out how you can take advantage of ACCU's resources, from funding opportunities to publications and events