Virtual sessions that meet monthly during the lunch hour. We will feature various college admissions related topics, guest speakers, networking, and plenty of time for open discussion. We invite members to join us!
We are excited to launch a virtual diversity speaker series! Save the dates and join the conversation!
Government Relations leads the efforts in educating our members about public policy, keeping all members informed of issues concerning our educational system, and fostering relationships with our elected leaders. Check out the recent GPACAC Hill Days and some of this committee's other latest activities.
Looking for a career change? Does your organization have a job opening? Check out our Job Postings for opportunities!
Approved in September 2020, NACAC's "Guide to Ethical Practice in Admission" reflects the association's long-standing commitment to conduct among professionals who support students in the college transition process from secondary school to post-secondary education or in the transfer process between post-secondary institutions. If you have questions about the GEPCA or ethical practice in admissions for our affiliate please contact GPACAC past-president, Jennifer McClendon.
The GPACAC Communications Committee publishes the WEEKLY WRAP, an informative newsletter that is emailed out to all members every Thursday! Don't miss out on important updates and information! Check your email for the Weekly Wrap!
Looking to build your college counseling program and find resources to help guide students? You've come to the right place!
REGISTRATION NOW OPEN!
One-day, professional development opportunities for admissions professionals with less than five years of experience. These summer institutes include sessions, networking, and collaborative opportunities. Programming topics include maximizing high school visits, college fairs, financial aid, ethical practices in admission, and more!
GPACAC’s Mentorship Program brings together colleagues with varied levels of experience. By creating intentional 1:1 mentor/mentee pairings, affiliate members will form meaningful connections that contribute to the collaborative spirit of our profession, providing professional growth for participants. You will build relationships and mutually share talents, skills, and experiences that are valuable to our day-to-day work.
NEW THIS YEAR!
GPACAC is launching three Special Interest Groups (SIG) for the 2023-2024 school year. Special interest groups are a way for specific and smaller subsets of colleagues to come together to network, collaborate, and share amongst each other. SIG leaders will host virtual meetings on a regular basis.
New to GPACAC? Be sure to sign up for our "New Member Coffee Chat." This event has already passed. Please check back for next year's event. During this virtual chat you will be able to engage with other new members in a comfortable setting to discuss who we are as an organization, the benefits of membership, how you can further engage, and more!
College Share is a collaborative event where GPACAC’s colleges and universities share the latest updates and information about their schools with GPACAC’s HS counselors, IEC’s, and CBO partners. This event typically takes place in mid September.
Each year, GPACAC recognizes admission and counseling professionals who carry out the mission of our affiliate.
Make it your January resolution to nominate a colleague!
The deadline is March 1,
but do not wait! Your submissions are valued.