“The organization’s evolution has had a good parallel to my professional development. Their national conference, professional development seminars, and regional work have been quite helpful. In particular NASPA’s willingness to find ways to best serve small college and universities like mine has been wonderful.”Read More
NASPA is more than simply a group of students and professionals working in student affairs. It is 15,000 individuals and 2,100 institutions who together create a powerful network where you’ll find the resources and support you need in your role in student affairs. They share your dedication to the field, as well as the opportunities and challenges you face. NASPA membership gives you access to programs, events, and publications designed to support your personal development. It’s the tools and support you need to grow, and the connections to support you along the way.
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Student affairs professionals, faculty members, or retired professionals.
Undergraduate and graduate students with an interest in student affairs.
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If I had to describe NASPA in a 30 second elevator speech I would say that: NASPA is an association that provides you with professional development, social engagement, and networking opportunities. Not only do these opportunities benefit you professionally but as an individual. NASPA truly embodies a diverse group of student affairs members. With 13,000 members nationally and internationally from different backgrounds and 2,100 institutions, NASPA has something for everyone; From the different knowledge communities, the range of members from undergraduate students to senior level professionals and regional and national opportunities.Read More
NASPA provides an environment to have stimulating and robust conversations about today's and tomorrow's higher education issues. I look forward to the national conference and other professional development opportunities to expand my knowledge base so that I may effect change on my campus. #NASPARocksRead More
I first joined NASPA in 1972 and attended the national conference that year in Denver. In the 43 years since then, NASPA has helped me grow and develop as a professional, and the network of colleagues has made it become my most important and beneficial affiliation. As Jon Dalton said during his inaugural address as President in 1995, NASPA is my neighborhood!Read More
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