The Power of AFIT

Once you experience the power of AFIT, your institution will be forever changed. But don’t take it from us. Hear what our members think...

Unique & Proactive

"AFIT understands that this is a critical time for colleges. They stimulate organizational change through a unique team-based learning approach and partner with organizations outside of the higher education sector to broaden the scope of our learning. I don't know of any other organization that operates like they do. It's unique and proactive!"

- Dr. Roger Stanford, President, Western Technical College, WI


Powerful Learning

“AFIT allows our College team to learn more about promising practices from our colleagues nationally and how to better serve our community and students.”

– Dr. Mike Flores, Chancellor, Alamo Colleges District, TX (2018 Baldrige Recipient)


Spirit of Collaboration and Teamwork

“The AFIT Summer Institute provides a spirit of collaboration and teamwork in a learning environment focused on actionable strategies for all levels of the organization.”

– Dr. Jackie Elliott, President, Central Arizona College, AZ


Unparalleled Professional Development

“I have found AFIT to be unequivocally essential to advancing the mission of higher education institutions. The learning environment is superlative and is only matched by the tremendous networking opportunities and connection with best practices, I hold my membership in high regard. Further, each team I have brought to the Summer Institute rank it as one of the best professional development experiences in their career.”

– Dr. Cristobal Valdez, President, Richland Community College, IL


Forward-Thinking Organization

"As Arizona Western College looks to move from good to great, I believe AFIT can help us get there. As a first-time president, I believe I can benefit professionally from being involved in such a forward-thinking organization."

– Dr. Daniel Corr, President, Arizona Western College


Best Investment

“If I had to invest in only one association, it would be AFIT.”

– Liz Murphy, Chairwoman & Chief Evangelist, CampusWorks