State colleges and universities are engines of economic & social mobility.
AASCU intensifies their impact.
We equip our members to advance equitable outcomes, spark civic engagement, and build thriving regions—so diverse learners seeking prosperity can bring America’s promise home.
AASCU President and CEO Dr. Charles L. Welch has a special message to the AASCU community on his first official day on the job.
Unlocking potential, so students can unlock theirs.
We provide high-impact opportunities created by and for passionate leaders of state colleges and universities.
Black History Month
AASCU recognizes our African American member presidents and chancellors and honors the legacy of Black leaders and scholars.AASCU’s African American Presidents and Chancellors.
of AASCU presidents identified as Black compared to 13.2% of all presidents who identified as Black in the last ACE American College President Study
of public, four-year HBCUs are AASCU members