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Catholic Identity Key to Increased Enrollment

Catholic colleges and universities embrace an identity rooted in Catholic social and intellectual traditions to attract students.


Today’s Youth, Tomorrow’s Hope

Catholic college and university leaders have a duty to provide a sense of hope to students as they question, explore, and discern their vocation and faith.


ACCU Announcements

Meet the newly named ACCU president, see what’s in the latest Journal of Catholic Higher Education, and more.


ACCU Members Share Best Practices for Latinx Students

Leaders of Catholic colleges and universities met at the annual Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities conference to share proven strategies for attracting, engaging, and creating an inclusive environment for Hispanic students.


Cristo Rey Prepares Students for Success in College and Beyond

A Catholic college preparatory and work-study program helps high school students from low-income families prepare for college and professional careers.


Association of Colleges of Sisters of St. Joseph Lead Pilgrimage to Le Puy

Students travel to Le Puy, France, to learn more about the history and charism of the founding Sisters of St. Joseph.


Teaching by Example: Catholic Colleges as Behavioral Models of Christian Love

Catholic institutions must be grounded in Christian love, teaching by word and deed to form truly authentic faith-filled campus communities.


Conference Envisions ‘Future Full of Promise’ for Latinx Students

Dominican University gathered ministers, students, and educators to explore how Catholic higher education can see Latinx students as part of a vibrant campus faith life.


Creating a Culture of Welcome: Focolare’s Contributions to Higher Education and Ecumenism

The Focolare Movement continues to forge meaningful connections with Catholic higher education to create a culture of welcome for Christian unity.



Conferences & Events; Campus Notes; Peace & Justice Initiatives; and Points of Interest


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