If you have attended the conference in the past, you'll notice the schedule has changed a bit this year. The Opening General Session begins on Thursday, Sept. 27 at 12:30 p.m., followed by educational sessions, affiliate membership meetings, and the opening reception. The keynote address will move to Friday morning and the conference will conclude with the membership meeting on Saturday, Sept. 29. The closing social will begin at 7:00 p.m. Saturday at Sky SLC.
After you complete registration, follow the link in your confirmation email to make hotel reservations. There are 18 hotels in the housing block all within walking distance of the convention center and the free TRAX light rail. There is a GoogleMap that will show the location of all the hotels in reference to the Salt Palace and Convention Center and conference social.
Plan ahead for education and other events that occur prior the Opening Session of the conference. Before you book your flights, consider adding these opportunities on your registration.
- Sunday through Thursday: College Tours
- Wednesday and Thursday morning: Preconference Workshops
- Thursday: Preconference Seminars and First-Timers' Orientation
Travel and Transportation
NACAC works with airline and rail partners to provide discounts for attendees to travel to the NACAC conference. Visit the travel page to use discounts on Delta, United and Amtrak.
Fitness and Mindfulness
Salt Lake City is one of America's most walkable cities. Get your steps in as you walk from your hotel to the convention center each morning and afternoon. On Friday morning, join us for Rise and Shine Yoga with all proceeds going to the NACAC Imagine Fund. There will also be a conference quiet-zone to incorporate mindfulness practices and meditation.
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