Don’t Miss AACN’s Leadership Network Conference Summer Seminar Registration Now Open Submit Your Nominations Today! New Headquarters Coming Soon for AACN Thank You to All Our Members
Don’t Miss AACN’s Leadership Network Conference

Register today for this year's NAP conference "Working Together to Improve Communications,
Alumni Relations, and Fundraising".

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Summer Seminar Registration Now Open

This summer event provides chief academic nursing administrators and senior faculty leadership development strategies in a setting far away from the pressures of daily academia.

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Submit Your Nominations Today!

AACN Awards recognize individuals and organizations for their outstanding achievements in support of the nursing profession.

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New Headquarters Coming Soon for AACN

This August, AACN is moving it's headquarters and website!

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Thank You to All Our Members

800 Schools, 18,000+ Faculty, 450,000+ Students, ONE association! Thank you to our members for your drive for excellence in academic nursing!


The American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) is the national voice for America's
baccalaureate-and higher-degree nursing education.

UPCOMING EVENTS

July 23-26, 2017
Summer Seminar: Adapting to the Uncertainty in Academic Nursing: Building Effective Teams Mountain Thunder Lodge, Breckenridge, Colorado
October 27-28, 2017
Organizational Leadership Network (OLN) Program JW Marriot Washington, Washington, DC
October 28-31, 2017
Fall Semiannual Meeting* JW Marriot Washington, Washington, DC
November 15-16, 2017
Fall Executive Development Series* Atlanta Marriot Marquis Hotel, Atlanta, GA
November 15-16, 2017
Faculty Development Conference* Atlanta Marriot Marquis Hotel, Atlanta, GA

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NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS

April 27, 2017
Schwartz Center and AACN Receive Macy Grant to Launch Compassion Scholars Program The Schwartz Center for Compassionate Healthcare, a national leader in the movement to strengthen and sustain the human connection at the heart of healthcare, and AACN have received a $33,000 grant from the Josiah Macy Jr. Foundation to develop a Compassion Scholars Program.
March 20, 2017
Membership Approves Position Statement on Diversity, Inclusion, and Equity in Academic Nursing During the business meeting of AACN’s Spring Annual Meeting (held March 20, 2017 in Washington, DC), an overwhelming majority of members in attendance voted to adopt the Position Statement on Diversity, Inclusion, and Equity in Academic Nursing.
March 16, 2017
AACN Strongly Opposes President's 2018 Budget Blueprint President Trump released his FY 2018 America First - A Budget Blueprint to Make America Great Again. The budget proposes wide sweeping and devastating cuts to programs that ensure health across the nation. The American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) strongly opposes these cuts and warns both the Administration and Congress that decreasing federal dollars by this magnitude will threaten the lives and livelihood of millions of Americans.
February 15, 2017
AACN Announces Election Results AACN is pleased to announce the results of its 2017 election to fill seats on the AACN Board of Directors and Nominating Committee.
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Featured Resource

 
New Era for Academic Nursing Report

AACN is pleased to announce the release of a new report titled Advancing Healthcare Transformation: A New Era for Academic Nursing, which addresses how baccalaureate and higher degree schools of nursing can amplify their role in improving health and health care at the local, state, and national levels. Read Moremore