Links to Higher Education Organizations



AACUHO  Australasian Association of College and University Housing Officers, Inc

AACRAO  American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers

AAU         Association of African Universities                         
ACA         American Counseling Association                                                         
ACHA      American College Health Association    

ACO        Affordable Colleges Online              
ACPA      College Student Educators International  
ACUHO-I  Association of College and University Housing Officers – International
ACUI        Association of College Unions International                                           
ADSHE    Association of Dyslexia Specialists in Higher Education                        
AEI          Australian Education International 
               (Searchable web database of research relevant to international education)

AIEF        Australian Indigenous Education Foundation         
AGCAS    The Association of Graduate Careers Advisory Services                       
AGCSI     Association of Graduate Careers Services in Ireland               
AHEAD    Association for Higher Education Access and Disability (Ireland)            
AHEAD    Association on Higher Education and Disability (USA)

AIR          Association for Institutional Research         
AMOSSHE   Association of Managers of Student Services in Higher Education (UK)
ANUIES   Asociación Nacional de Universidades e Instituciones de Educación Superior
ANUSAC  Association of Normal University Student Affairs in China (for info contact
ANZSSA  Australian and New Zealand Student Services Association      
AOSC   Accredited Online Schools & Colleges

APSSA    Asia Pacific Student Services Association                        
ASCA       Association for Student Conduct Administration
ASRA      Association for Student Residential Accommodation              
AUA         Association of University Administrators                
BACP      British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy                           
CACUSS  Canadian Association of College and University Student Services
CAS         Council for the Advancement of Standards in Higher Education              
CASFAA  Canadian Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators
CCMU      Consejo de Colegios Mayores Universitarios de España (Spanish Version Only) 
CCMU      Consejo de Colegios Mayores Universitarios de España (English Version)    
CCU         Collegi Universitari – The Italian Conference of Colleges

CCU         Collegi Universitari – The Italian Conference of Colleges (English Version)

CGE         Center for Global Education

CHE         Council on Higher Education South Africa
CHET       Centre for Higher Education Transformation

CIES        Council for International Exchange of Scholars (Fulbright Exchange/Scholar Program)

CIMO       Centre for International Mobility (Must Change Language Settings for English/Other Language)

CNOUS    Centre National des Ceuvres Universitaires et Scolaires

CSSI        Confederation of Student Services in Ireland
CTPLA     Caribbean Tertiary Level Personnel Association (for info contact
DAAD      German Academic Exchange Service (Deutscher Akademischer Austausch Dienst)                                         
DSW        Deutsches Studentenwerk
EACS      European Association of Campus Security             
EAIE        European Association of International Education
ECStA     European Council for Student Affairs
FAPSA    Financial Aid Practitioners of South Africa
FEDORA  European Forum for Student Guidance
FSHS       Finish Student Health Service
GC           Guidance Council
HEA         Higher Education Authority
HEAG      Higher Education Accessibility Guide
HKSSA    Hong Kong Student Services Association
IACLEA    International Association of College Law Enforcement Administrators
IACS        International Association of Counseling Services
IAEVG     International Association of Educational and Vocational Guidance
IAU          International Association of Universities
IAUCC     Irish Association of University and College Counsellors (for info contact

ILA         International Leadership Association
IPSL        International Partnership for Service Learning and Leadership
ISANA      International Education Association                                       
IUSSN      Irish Universities Student Services Network (for info contact
JANU       Japan Association of National Universities                                                            
JAPCU     Japan Association of Private Colleges and Universities
JASPA     Jesuit Association of Student Personnel Administrators                         
JASSO    Japan Student Services Organization
MES        Ministerio de Educación Superior
MOE        Ministry of Education - Thailand
MSAC      Malaysian Secretariat of Deputy Vice-Chancellors of Student Affairs Council
                       (for info contact
NAAUC    National Association of Australian University Colleges                           
NACA      National Association of Campus Activities                             
NACAC    National Association for College Admission Counseling                         
NACADA  National Academic Advising Association
NACAS    National Association of College Auxiliary Services
NACCU    National Association of Campus Card Users
NACE      National Association of Colleges and Employers
NACS      National Association of College Stores, Inc.
NACUFS  National Association of College and University Food Services
NACURH  National Association of College and University Residence Hall, Inc.        
NADP      National Association of Disability Practitioners                        
NAFEO    National Association for Equal Opportunity in Higher Education
NAFSA    Association of International Educators
NAGAP    The National Association of Graduate Professionals
NASAP    National Association of Student Affairs Professionals
NASFAA  National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators
NASMA    National Association of Student Money Advisors
NASPA    Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education
NCDA      National Career Development Association
NDA        National Disability Authority
NIRSA     National Intramural-Recreational Sports Association
NODA      National Association of Orientation Directors
NRC        National Resource Center of the First-Year Experience and Students in Transition
NSEA      National Association of Student Employment Administrators (German Version Only)
PAASA    Philippine Association of Administrators of Student Affairs (for info contact
RUI          Fondazione Residenze Universitarie Internazionali
SAACHS  South African Association of Campus Health Services
SAAS      Student Awards Agency for Scotland
SAASSAP  South African Association of Senior Student Affairs Professionals (for info contact
SACSA    Southern Association of College Student Affairs

SAFSAS Southern African Federation for Student Affairs and Services
SCU         Supreme Council of Universities
SFC         Scottish Funding Council
SKILL       National Bureau for Students with Disabilities                        

UCAS       Universities and Colleges Admissions Service

UKCISA    UK Council for International Student Affairs

UPCEA    University Professional and Continuing Education Association

USSA      University Sport South Africa


APSSA - ASIA Pacific Student Services Association

Bologna Process - Bologna secretariat website

ECStA - European Council for Student Affairs and its member organizations

EUCA - European University College Association



International Association of Student Affairs and Services (IASAS)

International Association of Universities (IAU)

UNESCO - United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization

Higher Education Student Organizations Around the World

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