History of NASAP and The Student Leadership Institute!
The National Association of Student Affairs Professionals (NASAP), formerly known as the National Association of Personnel Workers, was founded in 1954 on the campus of Howard University in Washington, DC.
NASAP is a professional organization dedicated to promoting excellence in Student Affairs. The organization serves as a beacon for student affairs personnel addressing the issues and needs of today’s college students. It is on the leading edge regarding issues, solutions and professional development opportunities for student affairs professionals who serve minority populations in diverse settings around the country. The focus of NASAP is to:
In carrying out this mission, the Association provides professional development through conferences, workshops, and the NASAP Student Leadership Institute. Our Motto is: “Work Is Love Made Visible.”