SACAC Annual Conference
April 18-21, 2015: Birmingham, AL - Sheraton Convention Center.
Hotel rates are $149 per night. Conference registration will remain at $195 for SACAC members and $250 for nonmembers. There is an additional late fee after March 18 of $50. Registration for the College Fair will be $100 per member institution and $150 for nonmembers institutions. Please click here for a tentative conference schedule.
Exhibitor registration will be $700, which includes conference registration for one staff member. Each additional staff member is $175.
If you are interested in being a Conference Sponsor, please see our Conference Sponsor Form for details.
Conference Session Proposals were due on October 15, and we are no longer accepting new proposals.
To view the three sessions that were livestreamed by CollegeWeekLive at the 2014 conference, please click http://www.collegeweeklive.com/counselors/sacac. These sessions were:
- Eight (Maybe Ten) is Enough: Successful Methods for Application Control
- The Common Application Redesigned: Year 2 Preview
- A Mission-Driven and Market-Smart Approach to Strategic Enrollment Marketing.
Presentations and Handouts from 2014 Conference Sessions
2014 Social Admissions Report
Being the Best First Mate: Advising First-Generation and Low-Income Students
Building Successful Partnerships to Achieve Common Goals
College Counseling En Masse
Completing Winning Applications
Counseling the Student Interested in Christian Colleges
Examining the Likelihood of Admission and Persistence of Students with Discrepant Grades and Test Scores
Expanding the Pipeline for High-Achieving Low Income Students at Highly Competitive Universities
First Timers Session
For it's 1-2-3 Years You're Out of the Admission Ballgame
Kickoff Time for Juniors
Leading Through Seas of Change
Maximizing Interoffice Relationships
New Directors of Admission Roundtable Discussion
Partnering for Success: Creating Access for Community College Students at Four-Year Institutions
Queer Vocabulary 101 (Opening Session)
Quick Reference Guide to the National Letter of Intent
Recruiting 101: Effective Recruitment Practices
School Counselors and Independent Educational Consultants: Unite for the Good of the Student
Serving Those Who Have Served
Ten Tips for Being a Top Social Media School
The ABC's of Regional Recruiting
The High School Visit: I Wish I Knew Then What I Know Now
The High School Visit handout
The Recruitment Dance: Guiding the Prospective Student Athlete
Three Deans Talk Money
Visit Program Blueprints
Conference Planning Committee
Jonathan Ferrell, Conference Chair
Ivy Brewer, Co-Chair
Lauren Sefton, President – Elect
Future SACAC Conferences:
April 18-21, 2015: Birmingham, AL - Sheraton Convention Center
April 9-12, 2016: Miami, FL - Hyatt Regency Miami
April 20-25, 2017: San Antonio, TX - San Antonio Marriott River Center