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The Global Community for Academic Advising


We extend a warm welcome to everyone who is professionally engaged in academic advising; helping students in higher education to realize their dreams and reach their full potential. Get involved in our global community, and benefit from the experience and insights of over 12,000 advising colleagues – and share yours with them!

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Looking for information about academic advising? You've come to the right place. NACADA provides a plethora of articles, materials, publications, and other resources. Whether trying to get new perspective on retention issues or just trying to stay abreast of current trends in advising, NACADA's Resources are a proven source of valuable information.

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Find your passion & get involved! NACADA provides many opportunities for networking, professional development, education and active leadership.


  • Coronavirus (COVID-19) Guidance
  • Due to recommendations from the World Health Organization and Center for Disease Control all upcoming Region Conferences have been cancelled; Summer Institutes and International Conference have been postponed. 
  • For more information about the cancellations and refunds, please visit here.

Research Center

The NACADA Center for Research is the first global think tank dedicated to research in academic advising and student success and will serve as an instructional resource for advancing the scholarly practice and applied research related to academic advising.