Chapters are an important part of AACN that promote and advance the mission and vision at the local level. Chapters are organized under the AACN umbrella and are not independently incorporated; therefore, they must operate in a manner that protects AACN's nonprofit and tax-exempt status.  

All chapters are governed by three documents:

Please direct chapter-related questions to the National Chapters Department by email at or toll-free at (800) 394-5995, ext. 365 or 313.