The Higher Education Compliance Alliance
was created by the National Association of College and University Attorneys (NACUA), in partnership with thirty other higher education associations, to provide the higher education community with a centralized repository of information and resources for compliance with federal laws and regulations.

HECA Announcements

Welcome to the Higher Education Compliance Alliance (HECA) web site. In November 2016, HECA completed its semi-annual review. During the semi-annual review, HECA liaisons from participating organizations reviewed, edited, and added website content. Check out some of HECA's new resources under "Featured Resources."

Compliance News

Final Regulations on Borrower Defense
11/01/2016 U.S. Department of Education

FAQ Document on the Affordable Care Act Implementation (Oct. 21, 2016)
10/21/2016 U.S. Department of Labor

Guidance by the Department of Health and Human Services on HIPAA and Cloud Computing
10/21/2016 U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Statement by the American Council on Education on the Accessible Instructional Materials in Higher Education Act
09/26/2016 ACE

Accessible Instructional Materials in Higher Education Act (H.R. 6122)
09/22/2016 U.S. House of Representatives