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"Incredibly important to my education as a new president.
I highly recommend it for future new presidents."

— Past Institute Participant

Catholic Mission Institute for New Presidents

Friday, January 31, 2020



As a new president, are you:

  • Concerned about which Canon laws apply to your institution?
  • Experienced in leadership, but new to Catholic higher education?
  • Searching for fresh ways to work with the bishop and sponsoring congregation?
  • Wondering about how to find a mentor? 
  • Looking for opportunities to connect with fellow Catholic higher education presidents?
  • Hungry for ideas to ensure your administration is organized to support the mission?


Join the Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities Catholic Mission Institute for New Presidents and learn how to navigate these areas and more! 

The Institute is a program open to new and interim presidents in the first two years of office.  Content focuses specifically on duties of the president related to the Catholic identity of the college/university. Enroll in the Institute and enjoy this full-day seminar (7:30 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.), taking place immediately before the ACCU Annual Meeting in Washington, DC. 


Register Now

Registration Fees

 August 1 – September 13  $500
 September 14 – October 31  $575
 November 1 – 15 (registration closes on Nov. 15)  $650




Institute Registrants: Enter the portal to access exclusive resources, including video archives of previous remote sessions. 




Most recent webinar:

Fundraising & Revenue Generation

Presented by Mary Finger, President, Seton Hill University

Webinar materials will be posted to the registrant portal shortly.

Please contact Lorraine Sloma-Williams with any questions or concerns.  




Other Programs for Presidents

Annual Meeting
Join your colleagues to share ideas and discuss timely issues in Catholic higher education
Leaders in Catholic Higher Ed
Deepen your knowledge and refine your skills to meet 21st century leadership demands
Rome Seminar
Join this unique and dynamic exchange between Catholic higher education and the Curia