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Last week, approximately 6000+ college admissions professionals gathered for the 74th Annual National Association for College Admissions Counseling (NACAC) Conference in Salt Lake City, Utah. Prior to the start of the conference, the NJACAC Presidential Trio along with your elected Assembly Delegates attended meetings to prepare for the General Assembly meeting which included votes on…(Read More)

NJACAC’s College Fairs Committee strives to create “Regional Fairs” for the convenience of students, parents, and admission and high school counselors. While each fair is organized and hosted by a regional committee, the fairs listed here are supported by NJACAC’s College Fairs Committee. Save the dates for the Spring 2019 Regional College Fairs…(Read More)

Welcome back!! Whether you are fresh off of a vacation for a week or two or coming back to your office after an entire summer of rest and relaxation, welcome back! Back to another cycle of working with students who are seeking our help and guidance in taking their next step in life. NJACAC hopes…(Read More)

Another summer is coming to an end! Before we know it, school counselors will welcome back their students, college admissions officers will be at the favorite landing spot for coffee and Wi-Fi as they travel our great state, and our independent counselors will be working with their students as they prepare to apply to…(Read More)

Thursday, October 18 2:00pm – 5:00pm Rider University Join counseling colleagues from across the state for a lively discussion led by a panel of Admission Officers as they delve into the current trends and issues facing higher education today from both sides of the desk. Professional development certificates will be awarded to NJACAC members…(Read More)

As the summer continues to roll along, the New Jersey Association for College Admission Counseling continues to prepare for a new cycle filled with events and initiatives that are designed to develop colleagues on all sides of the desk and just as importantly, the students we work with. So in between having a little fun…(Read More)

Last week, a group of counselors from near and far visited seven New Jersey colleges as they traveled throughout the state on the NJACAC Summer Bus Tour. Participants visited Fairleigh Dickinson University, New Jersey Institute of Technology, Rider University, Rowan University, Rutgers University, Seton Hall University, and Stockton University. Share your photos if you were…(Read More)

It seems not so long ago, we were all gathered in Atlantic City for the 2018 Annual Conference. If there is anything we all know about our profession, is that the clock never stops. Whether you are a college admissions official working to minimize summer melt or a college admissions counselor plotting out their summer…(Read More)

NJACAC Basics Workshop Thursday, August 9, 2018 8:30 am to 5:00 pm Rider University Lawrenceville, NJ This is a one-day comprehensive crash-course in college admission counseling for secondary school counselors and college admission representatives with 0-2 years experience. Graduate students pursuing college counseling careers are also welcome. The $60 fee…(Read More)