Professional Development for Higher Ed

Building the Capacity of Tomorrow's
Higher Ed Leaders

Academic Impressions’ higher education training connects people, ideas, and solutions. We are a trusted resource for administrative and academic professionals learning to solve challenges across campus and department wide. See what’s possible for your institution.

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Women's Leadership Success in Higher Ed Conference
November 28 - 30, 2018 | Savannah, GA


50,000+ Trained
3,500+ Institutions
15+ Years


Network of 500+ experts
1000s of research hours each year


45 - 90 min Webcasts
1 - 3 day Workshops/Conferences
100s of resources

Training Made for Leaders in Higher Education

Become a Member

Membership is the best way to access all of our resources. Choose from an online, in-person, or fully customized membership to get the most impact:

    • Online: Hundreds of exclusive online trainings, in-depth publications, and resources and tools are included – no limits on use or usage.
    • In-Person: Invest in your star performers and move the needle on key issues with our in-depth learning experiences.
    • Customized: Get a customized combination of online and in-person, and truly effect change by adding success coaching.

Get a conference 7-pack and save!

  • Register for seven upcoming conferences
  • Pre- and post-conference workshops are included
  • Register yourself or your colleagues 
Choose from a dynamic mix of programs that address a wide range of topics:


  • Fundamentals of Leadership
  • Collaborative Leadership
  • Leading and Motivating Exceptional Teams
  • Building an In-House Leadership Development Program
  • Women's Leadership in Higher Ed

Enrollment Management

  • Graduate Enrollment Marketing
  • Customer Service
  • Strategies for Student Recruitment
  • Marketing and Branding
  • Tuition Strategy
  • Enrollment Planning
  • Using Data in SEM
  • Online Program Growth

Academic Affairs

  • Department Chair and Dean Effectiveness
  • New Academic Program Planning
  • Measuring Academic Program Cost and Demand
  • Supporting and Managing Faculty
  • Competency-Based Education
  • Innovation Center Design

Finance & Facilities

  • Public Private Partnerships
  • Revitalizing the Campus Library
  • Designing STEM Facilities
  • Revitalizing Student Life Facilities
  • Implementing Activity Based Costing
  • Strategic Budgeting Process

Student Affairs

  • Retention Planning and Strategies
  • Academic Advising
  • Title IX Investigations
  • Career Services
  • Academic Support Services
  • One-Stop Student Success Centers

Advancement/Alumni Relations

  • Donor Relations
  • Leadership Giving
  • Corporate and Foundation Relations
  • Cultivating Transformational Gifts
  • Frontline Fundraising Skills
  • Fundraising for Deans
  • Measuring Alumni Engagement

Accelerate Change:
Bring Training to Your Campus

Accelerate progress and change on campus by bringing our expert trainers and facilitators to you. We’ll work with you to craft a unique learning experience that can get key stakeholders on the same page, develop new skills and strategies, build momentum for key initiatives, and create critical alignment.