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.

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  • Thank you for a fantastic 2024 Annual Conference, Where It All Began, at Willamette University May 22 - 24, 2024!
    • Remember to submit your session surveys in the Guidebook App.
    • Share your feedback on the conference as a whole!
    • If submitted by presenters, slides are available in the Guidebook App and a folder shared with attendees.
  • Summer Institute and Middle Management Institute Early Bird registration expires on May 31, 2024!
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