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The APA, as an affiliate of the Massachusetts Teachers Association, represents over 1000 professional administrators employed at the nine Massachusetts State Universities. APA members are dedicated to the overall mission of the system; to provide quality education to the citizens of the Commonwealth.

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News and Events


All APA members are invited to attend our annual meeting, held this year on Friday November 18, 2022 @ Salem State University and remotely on Zoom.

Contact your local chapter officers for…

Official results of the APA Statewide Officer Election - 2021:

  • President: Seth Bean
  • Vice President: Susan McNeil
  • Secretary:…

Download the PDF below to review the proposed change up for vote on Monday, 20 December 2021:

Recent FAQs 

Question: What is Higher Ed for All Advocacy Day?

Answer: On Tuesday, February 28, 2023, the Massachusetts Teachers’ Association (MTA) is hosting a day of action at the Massachusetts State House from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. This event will call attention to the goals of fully funding community colleges, state universities and UMass campuses to implement a debt-free college plan, expand existing programs, promote recruitment and retention of staff and faculty (including revamping the parameters process), and returning to the historic model of public funding for public buildings on campuses. Registration can be found here.

Bus transportation to this event is available for some schools, you can sign up for MTA-Sponsored bus transportation here.