National Conference 2016

Welcome to the National Association for College Admission Counseling's 72nd National Conference
September 22 - 24
The Greater Columbus Convention Center • Columbus, Ohio

NACAC’s national conference is a dynamic education and networking event held annually to build relationships among college admission counseling professionals, higher education thought leaders, national policymakers, and others who support students and families in the transition from high school to college.

It is the only event of its kind to bring together professionals from both sides of the college admission desk.

At the profession’s preeminent education and networking event:

  • Hear from leading voices in the field
  • Fine-tune your skills
  • Discover new techniques
  • Explore issues affecting the students you serve.

More than 6,000 admission professionals from across the world gather annually for the three-day event.

Register today and check out the schedule to start planning your trip!

Patricia McGuire, president of Trinity Washington University, addresses attendees on Thursday, Sept. 22.

Reserve your booth on the exhibit floor. 

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