Join Forces with NAACO —
Become a Member Today!
NAACO is the only professional association for college and university commencement and convocation officers throughout North America. Our members are the lifeblood of our association. They are a unique source of new ideas, inspiration, solution-sharing, professional camaraderie, leadership and, most of all, mutual support for their peers.
NAACO moves forward on the power of our collective imaginations, enthusiasm and commitment to meeting the challenges and seizing the opportunities of our profession. Our members connect with colleagues from across the nation and around the world who share the monumental and multi-faceted responsibility of producing meaningful and evocative commencements, convocations, institutional ceremonies and celebrations for the institutions we so proudly serve.
If your career is focused on planning and orchestrating commencement and convocation ceremonies and other academic events, NAACO is focused on you and your success!
How to Join NAACO
To register a college or university as a member, please use the first link below.
IMPORTANT NOTE: Membership is only open to post-secondary institutions* that handle commencement, convocation and graduation ceremonies. The number of individual affiliate members is the decision of the institution. Individuals within the institution may become affiliate members of NAACO at no additional charge. Membership for the current academic year runs from August 1 through July 31.
Membership Fees: Institution Fees are US $350 per institution (not per individual).
- Click here to join or renew your Institution Membership.
- To join as an affiliate today, please contact the primary NAACO member at your institution in order to be added as an affiliate member. If you do not know your primary NAACO member, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
- To add an affiliate to an Institution Membership, please login and follow the instructions in the FAQ file in the “How To NAACO” section.
* Non-post-secondary institutions or companies are not eligible to join NAACO and will be immediately removed from our website if a registration is submitted. Companies that would like more information on corporate sponsorship or on becoming a vendor at future conferences should refer to the Corporate Sponsorship page for details.
**Your institution MUST be a member before you or any of your staff can become an affiliate.