The Illinois Association for College Admission Counseling is an organization of counseling professionals dedicated to serving students as they explore options and make choices about pursuing postsecondary education. IACAC members are counselors, admission or financial aid officers, active retirees, or students who are concerned about the future of education in the State of Illinois and in the nation. IACAC is committed to maintaining high standards which foster ethical and social responsibility among those involved in the transition process.
The purpose or mission of the association is to support and advance the work of counseling professionals as they educate students, with particular emphasis on the transition from secondary schools to colleges, universities, and other post-secondary options. In all activities, attention to access and equity for all students is paramount.