NACC Logo The National Association of Communication Centers

The National Association of Communication Centers (NACC) is an organization devoted to the support of communication centers on college and university campuses across the country. Loosely affiliated with the Communication Centers section of the National Communication Association, NACC shares some of the same leadership. This website includes information about the NACC, support information for new and established communication centers, information about our conference, as well as NACC-related calls for papers and schedules of planned events at the next year's National Communication Association Convention.

Ways to Connect with Us

  • Add Communication Centers Section as an NCA affiliation
  • Join the Facebook page for Communication Centers (directors, staffers, and supporters)
  • Join the Facebook group for communication center student staff members: National Group for Speaking Center and Communication Lab Employees
  • Join the Communication Center listserv by emailing Rusty Carpenter ( at Eastern Kentucky University

On behalf of Carlow University and the Tom Hopkins Communication Center, we are pleased to announce that Carlow will host the 2016 National Association of Communication Centers (NACC) Conference in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, April 22-23, 2016. A website with additional information will be coming soon. In the meantime, if you have any questions please contact Rachel Mayer Furman, at


Links to the NACC newsletter

NACC's New Journal

Publish your work here. The NACC has launched a national, peer-reviewed electronic journal called Communication Center Journal (CCJ).

Links to a list of Communication Centers

List of Centers

Connect with other Communication Centers near you, and find out how your center can be added to our list.

Links to the NACC newsletter

NACC Newsletter

Read the lastest NACC newsletter and find out all the great things our Communication Centers are accomplishing.