America’s College Promise Will Mend Our Economy

August 31, 2015

“A promise is a cloud; fulfillment is rain,” says an old Arabian proverb. President Obama introduced America’s College Promise, a proposal to make two years of college education available with no tuition fees to qualifying students.

America's College Promise Act of 2015

July 8, 2015

This morning, Representative Bobby Scott (D-VA) introduced legislation, the America's College Promise Actof 2015, into the House of Representatives modeled on President Obama's America's College Promise proposal, introduced in February.  Senator T

ACCT President Discusses US & UK Higher Ed

Earlier this month, ACCT President & CEO J. Noah Brown participated in the 2016 Association of Colleges (AoC) annual conference in Birmingham, England.

ACCT Statement on President Trump's 'Skinny' Budget

This morning, President Trump released his initial request for funding for fiscal year (FY) 2018. While not the full budget request expected later this spring, early details appear to be at odds with the President's promise to provide for "...a Government that puts the needs of its own people first."  

NCAL Participating Institutions

The Association of Community College Trustees (ACCT) and Education Strategy Group (ESG) are pleased to announce the 14 community colleges selected to participate in the Non-Credit & Credit Alignment Lab (NCAL).

Trustee Quarterly: Fall 2022

A Changing Landscape:

2022 ACCT Congress speakers discuss challenges and opportunities for community colleges, their leaders, and their students.

Trustee Quarterly: Spring 2022

Amplifying the Message:

First Lady Jill Biden and other administration leaders highlighted the sector's momentum at the 2022 National Legislative Summit.

Trustee Quarterly: Winter 2023

Generational Change:

Rose Benevidez breaks barriers as ACCT's first Latina Chair and continues a legacy of leadership.