Professional Development Guides (PDGs)

ACPA NextGen is searching for a few good people to serve as Professional Development Guides (PDGs)! This year PDGs will work closely with a group no more than 5 NextGen attendees. NextGen is a unique opportunity for approximately 100 undergraduate and graduate from across the nation to learn about careers in student affairs.

PDG expectations:

  • Meet virtually with your mentees prior to convention
  • Attend the mentor/mentee lunch on Sunday, 11 March, 2018
  • Provide advice and guidance to your matched students
  • Support students who are participating in the ACPA convention experience
  • Be available post convention to work with your students as they request your assistance

Apply to be a Professional Development Guide here.

If you have any questions about the mentoring program, please email