As the voice of Catholic higher education, ACCU routinely speaks with and on behalf of its more than 200 member colleges and universities in the United States and abroad. The association represents the interests of Catholic higher education when interacting with Church officials, policy makers, others in the higher education community, and the media.

Members of the media: To arrange an interview with ACCU officials or for more information about Catholic higher education, contact Paula Moore, associate vice president, communications.

A sample of recent news to which ACCU contributed appears below.

2/10/2017 Newman Society leader says 'faithful' Catholic colleges set pace in academia (National Catholic Reporter)
2/2/2017 Catholic college leaders focus on inclusion, diversity (National Catholic Reporter)
2/2/2017 Advocates stress that U.S. has moral obligation to welcome refugees (Catholic News Service)
2/1/2017 Catholic leaders on refugees urge Trump to scrap order (Crux)
2/1/2017 On immigration, founding charisms can guide Catholic schools (America magazine)
1/31/2017 Catholic college leaders urged to bridge racial divides on campus (Catholic News Service)
1/14/2017 Small Catholic university, big Muslim enrollment try to build bridges (Chicago Tribune)
10/27/2016 Catholic Colleges, U.S. Face Latino Question (Reading [Pa.] Eagle)
10/14/2016 Can Adjunct Unions Find a Place in Catholic Higher Ed? (National Catholic Reporter)
9/2016 Do We Need Priests to Run Catholic Colleges? (U.S. Catholic)
8/14/2016 To Grow, Catholic Colleges Broaden Horizons (Chronicle of Higher Ed)
8/12/2016 Campaign Promise of  'Debt-free' College Comes with Cost, Some Say (Catholic News Service)
6/05/2016 "God, Country, Notre Dame," Take Three; Or, Some Thoughts about Colleges and the Common Good (Commonweal)
3/25/2016 What's Behind the Enrollment Woes at Philly's Catholic Colleges? (
3/25/2016 How Do Campuses Attract Millennials? (National Catholic Reporter)
3/22/2016 Religious Liberty Questioned Before Supreme Court (National Catholic Reporter)
1/21/2016 Failing the Test for Faculty Unions (Inside Higher Ed)
1/12/2016 USCCB Files Amicus Brief on Behalf of Little Sisters of the Poor (National Catholic Reporter)



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