Registration for the 2019 NCAN National Conference, Racing Toward Postsecondary Success, is now open. Click here to learn about this year's sessions and speakers.

Online dashboard aids FAFSA completion efforts by tracking and ranking states’ progress toward 100% of high school seniors completing the FAFSA, and showing week-to-week progress and comparisons between cycles at the national, state, and city levels.

Gain the skills to advise low-income, first-generation students through college admissions and on to graduation.

How do you measure effective college access and success strategies? NCAN has developed 12 essential indicators and 25 optional indicators called Common Measures to help standardize the field.

NCAN works with the FoYoSt College Enrollment Visualizer (from NCAN member Degrees of Change) to give members who are first-time users a discount on this useful tool that displays enrollment and completion data from NSC’s StudentTracker service.


NCAN’s mission is to build, strengthen, and empower communities committed to college access and success so that all students, especially those underrepresented in postsecondary education, can achieve their educational dreams.

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NCAN Supports Goal 2025

Goal 2025

THE BIG GOAL: To increase the proportion of Americans with high-quality degrees and credentials to 60 percent by the year 2025.

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NCAN helps its members serve students better by providing programs with up-to-date tools and resources, connecting them to each other, and informing them of developments in the field.