2023 ACCT Leadership Congress

Las Vegas, Nevada

October 9, 2023 to October 12, 2023

The ACCT Leadership Congress is the premier annual conference for community college leaders and the only national conference dedicated to community college trustees.

2023 Governance Leadership Institute

Fundamentals of Governance

August 2, 2023 to August 4, 2023

The ACCT Governance Leadership Institute (GLI) is an intensive, interactive two-and-a-half-day educational opportunity that orients trustees and their presidents to foundational and advanced issues relating to governing community colleges. 

Bringing Adults Back to Community College: Playbook Overview

On-Demand Webinar Recording

May 4, 2023

Community college enrollment has significantly declined since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic. Between the spring 2020 term and the spring 2022 term, nationwide community college enrollment declined by nearly 17 percent.

Exploring On-Campus Childcare Solutions: Head Start and Community College Partnerships Webinar

Kids On Campus

April 13, 2023

During this webinar, ACCT and NHSA will provide insights on the issues faced by student parents at large in accessing childcare and highlight some of the work done thus far that has led to this project and partnership.

April is Community College Month!

Use our toolkit to advocate all month!

March 24, 2023

April is Community College Month, and that presents a great opportunity to get the word out about why community colleges matter, how your college is serving your community's needs today, and why public support for our colleges is

2023 Governance Leadership Institute

New Orleans, Louisiana

March 22, 2023 to March 24, 2023

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ACCT Community College Month Student Logo-Design Competition Winner Announced

New #CCMonth Logo Available at

March 22, 2023

Washington, D.C.

New Partnership Launches to Plan Free, High Quality Early Learning on Community College Campuses

Head Start Partnerships Offer A Solution to Chronic On-Campus Child Care Shortage that Impacts Millions of Parenting Students

March 15, 2023


ACCT Statement on President Biden's FY2024 Budget Request

Contact Carrie Warick-Smith:

March 14, 2023

March 14, 2022 - President Biden recently released his budget request for the fiscal year 2024, which includes a 13.6% discretionary increase for the U.S.

acct awards

ACCT Awards Nominations

Nominate an Outstanding Leader or Program

February 6, 2023 to June 5, 2023

ACCT’s awards program is designed to recognize and honor outstanding community college trustees, equity programs, presidents, faculty members, and professional board staff members at regional and national levels.