ACTA is an independent, non-profit organization committed to academic freedom, excellence, and accountability at America's colleges and universities.

ACTA is an independent, non-profit organization committed to academic freedom, excellence, and accountability at America's colleges and universities.

ACTA is an independent, non-profit organization committed to academic freedom, excellence, and accountability at America's colleges and universities.

Upcoming Events

ACTA's presentations throughout the nation educate the American people about what's really going on in higher education.

A Campus Culture of Intellectual Freedom: How Trustees Can Help

September 13, 2019 | All Day


Allegheny College

Join ACTA for a seminar designed specifically for higher education trustees and senior leadership. This seminar will focus on the leadership role of… Continue Reading >>

Oases of Excellence Faculty Conference

September 27, 2019 | All Day


Utah Valley University

FAR's Oases of Excellence Faculty Conference will bring together distinguished professors and academic experts who lead programs and institutes at colleges… Continue Reading >>

ATHENA Roundtable 2019

October 18, 2019 | All Day


Ronald Reagan Building & International Trade Center, Washington, DC

Join ACTA for our Annual ATHENA Roundtable Conference and Philip Merrill Award Gala. This year’s conference features higher education thought leaders such as… Continue Reading >>

Everything to Gain: How Higher Education Leadership Can Confront Substance Use and Enable Student Success

November 18, 2019 | All Day


Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the United States Senate, Boston, MA

Hosted by the American Council of Trustees and Alumni (ACTA) and the Mary Christie Foundation, with support from the Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation, we are proud… Continue Reading >>

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