Institute for Academic Alliances
Welcome to IAA
The Institute for Academic Alliances (IAA) is a leader in higher education collaborative distance learning initiatives.
The IAA helps higher education institutions embark on new paths that:
- Expand their outreach
- Respond to critical societal and workforce demands
- Generate new sources of revenue
- Attract diverse students
- Stimulate faculty and broaden their ability to reach out to students and each other
The IAA was established in part with support from the U.S. Department of Education Fund for the Improvement of Postsecondary Education (FIPSE).
IAA Tools and Websites
Our Publications provide good resources with models for collaboration, guides for consortium startup and findings about online student retention.