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ACCU offers resources that help foster vibrant Catholic identity among its member colleges and universities

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. Among the programs and services that ACCU offers related to Catholic identity and university mission are:

Hands-on Learning

ACCU offers the Mission Leadership Institute to help new, emerging, and future mission leaders integrate and sustain mission on their campus.




Featured Programs


Catholic Identity & Mission Assessment

Learn how this ACCU project helps institutions understand how Catholic higher education adds distinct value to the student experience

Strengthening Catholic Identity

This info series helps the Catholic college and university community fulfill its responsibilities related to Catholic identity

Catholic Intellectual Tradition

Information about the Catholic Intellectual Tradition can assist anyone interested in the tradition that underlies our colleges and universities