Despite the "distance" of distance education, we do our very best to meet the needs of all of our students, and we take pride in treating each student as a unique individual, from registration to graduation and afterwards.  Please feel free to visit or contact us anytime:

  • Email:
  • Call: (800) 487-8839
  • Local number and Fax Number: (503) 244-0726
  • In person at the ACHS CampusMonday-Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. PST at 5005 SW Macadam Ave, Portland, OR 97239.


ACHS Technical Help Desk for Students:


If you have any technical questions with your online courses using Canvas, please contact them directly using the number below. The Help Desk service is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year.

Canvas Support: (844) 889-5681


Holiday Hours


From all of us at ACHS and the Apothecary Shoppe, we wish you a happy, healthy 2016. In recognition of national holidays in the U.S. and to allow our staff to spend time with loved ones, our offices will be closed on the following dates:

  • Memorial Day (May 30)
  • Independence Day (July 4)
  • Labor Day (September 5)
  • Thanksgiving Holiday (November 24 and November 25)
  • Christmas Holiday (December 22 to December 27)
  • New Years Day 2017 (Observed January 2, 2017)

If you are a current student, there will be no disruption to your access to online classes during these holidays.


ACHS Department Phone Extensions


Know who you're trying to reach? Use the following tips to navigate our phone system:

Department Assistance With Press
Admissions Applying for admission and information for prospective students 1
Student Services Academic advising, exams, general academic or administrative questions 2
Apothecary Shoppe & ACHS Shipping Department Apothecary Shoppe orders and ACHS course materials 3
Financial Aid Office Federal financial aid or military education benefits 4
Business Office Making a payment, updating payment information, tuition tax documents 5
Registrar's Office Registration, graduation, transcripts 6
Canvas Help Desk Technical assistance with your ACHS online classes 7
Need to speak with someone specific? Students can access our full staff database here: ACHS Staff Directory in the Student Center