VA-ACME Membership

Membership in the Virginia Advisory Council on Military Education (VA-ACME) offers innovative opportunities for outreach and professional development in the changing world of military education.   The needs of our military and veteran students are always the priority.

Institution/Organization Member Benefits

  • Military Education updates provided through the VA-ACME newsletters

  • Promotion of your institution/organization:

    • Name will be listed on the VA- ACME website on our membership page. This includes a link from the VA-ACME website to your organization’s website.

    • Permission to use the VA-ACME Member logo on your websites and literature

  • Discounted registration for up to 5 attendees (equals 1 free individual membership)

  • Scholarships for your students. A portion of all membership dues are allocated for the scholarships awarded at the annual VA-ACME symposium

  • Networking opportunities with military educators

VA-ACME membership includes

  • Military Educators – Representatives from Military Installations to include Education Services Officers and Education Counselors

  • Higher Education – Representatives from educational institutions recognized by the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia (SCHEV) to operate in Commonwealth of Virginia.

  • Veterans Affairs - Veterans organizations and U.S. Veterans

  • Government Officials - DoE, DoD, VA, elected officials, and more

  • Corporations/Organizations - Representatives from any organization that actively supports and promotes higher education programs to the military, and which are approved by the Executive Board.


Desiree Butts, Membership Co-Chair, VA-ACME
Monique Rico-Chavez, Membership Co-Chair, VA-ACME