Welcome to PNACAC!

The Pacific Northwest Association for College Admission Counseling (PNACAC) represents college admissions professionals in Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon and Washington - a region known for its beauty, friendliness and collaborative spirit.

A regional affiliate of the National Association for College Admission Counseling (NACAC), PNACAC is an education association of secondary school counselors, college and university admission officers and counselors and related individuals who work with students as they make the transition from high school to post-secondary education.


Interested in our upcoming webinars? The final session, Profiling Your School: What Colleges Want to See in Your School Profile, will be held April 12.

Registration for the 2023 SuperConference in Spokane, Washington April 17-19, 2023 is now open! Click here to register!   Rates go up March 25.

Support student scholarships by purchasing PNACAC sweatshirts or t-shirts.

Secondary Counselors! Interested in attending NACAC 2023 in Baltimore? Apply for a scholarship today!

2023 Spring College Fair registration: now open!  Early Bird Registration ends March 15.

2023 PNACAC Student Scholarship applications are now open! (deadline: March 15th)

2023 Professional Award Nominations - know someone doing great work in our association? Nominate them today for a PNACAC award!

Join or Renew Today!

The Benefits of Membership

PNACAC provides resources for its members to guide and empower students as they prepare for college admission. Becoming a member and getting involved is a great way to share your ideas with professionals throughout the Pacific Northwest, and country. Members gain access to:

  • Annual Conference, Webinars, and Summer College Tour
  • Scholarships and grants for professional development
  • Member registration rates for Regional PNACAC College Fairs
  • Updates on national and regional issues through PNACAC Newsletter
  • Job Board, Member Directory, and other networking opportunities



Employment Opportunities