The Iowa Association for College Admission Counseling (Iowa ACAC) is an organization of more than 900 professionals dedicated to serving students as they make choices about pursuing postsecondary education. Iowa ACAC promotes the highest ethical practices, professional standards and social responsibility, as outlined in the Statement of Principles of Good Practice: NACAC's Code of Ethics and Professional Practices.

Our members are dedicated to providing access to higher education and equity for all students. Iowa ACAC supports and advances the work of counseling and enrollment professionals as they help all students realize their full potential.

Please explore our website and do not hesitate to contact us if you would like to become a member, learn how to get involved or if you simply want to learn about Iowa ACAC’s people and programs.

Tom Paulsen

 Our Purpose

To ensure students equitable treatment by, and access to, the widest array of postsecondary educational options, the Iowa Association for College Admission Counseling seeks to foster positive and productive relationships among individuals, institutions, and other organizations involved in the transition process. 


RIDE 2019

 Imagine Grant Deadline is Dec. 2, 2019!

All secondary and postsecondary members welcome to apply. You could receive funding for professional development opportunities or to implement new and innovative programming.