NACUBO's federal affairs team follows legislation and policies under consideration in the nation's capital that impact higher education institutions and college students and are of particular concern to business officers. In addition to representing its members on Capitol Hill, NACUBO's policy team also advocates on behalf of colleges and universities with the White House and federal agencies, particularly when new regulations, or revisions to existing regulations, are under consideration.
Coronavirus Response and Advocacy
The coronavirus pandemic has had unprecedented impacts on virtually all aspects of our society. Higher education institutions have been particularly affected by the pandemic. These pages demonstrate some of NACUBO’s efforts to aid its members during this extraordinary time:
- NACUBO has advocated to ensure students and institutions of higher education are considered in federal coronavirus relief efforts. Find more about what NACUBO’s advocacy efforts here.
- A resource page for campus business officers with federal guidance, business continuity resources, and more is available here.
- Information on weekly Telephone Town Halls, which feature NACUBO experts discussing the latest from Washington are available here.
2019 NACUBO Perceptions and Priorities
NACUBO has penned a Medium post on 2019 Perceptions and Priorities, sharing our observations on the current higher education landscape and priorities for the year ahead. Our goal is to both drive and improve the national conversation around higher education, supporting our observations with research on the current state of affairs for students and institutions. You can find this important message and view the accompanying slide deck here.