State Conference Archives

2017 NACADA Sponsored Drive-Ins

Alabama & Mississippi Drive-In Conference 2017
This event has been cancelled. If you have registered, your registration will be refunded.

Watch for information about the 2018 Conference! In the meantime, be sure to join us at the Region 4 Conference, Advising with Heart & Soul for the Digital Era, March 29 - 31, 2017 in Jackson, MS!

Virginia Drive-Out Conference
Drive Out to Change Conference
March 17, 2017
Hosted by Wytheville Community College, Old Dominion University
Karen Watson, VA State Liaison

Connecticut State Drive-In Conference
May the fourth be with you: Advise we must!
Thursday, May 4, 2017, 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 
Submit a Program Proposal by April 7
More details and to register for the event
Share this Save the Date poster with a friend or colleague and join us! 

Eastern Pennsylvania State Drive-in Conference
Advising: The Keystone of Student Success Friday, May 5, 2017 - 9:00 a.m. -  3:00 pm 
Lehigh Carbon Community College, Schnecksville, PA 18078
Register here for the Conference!
Questions? Email Mark Costello at costelmr@drexel.edu

New York State Drive-In Conference
The Flavors of Advising - A medley of student populations
Friday, May 5, 2017, 9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Marist College 
Murray Student Center 
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
Conference Specifics 
Register for the Conference
Post this flyer and join us!
Questions? Email Dabby Hines at dabby.hines@marist.edu

Tennessee State Drive-In Conference
Culture of Engagement: Strategies for Aiding Advisors, Faculty, Staff, and Students to be True to Themselves
Monday, May 8, 2017
Middle Tennessee State University
Murfreesboro, TN
Call for Proposals, due March 17
Register here by mail!
Register here online!
Click here for hotel information
Flyer for posting – invite your colleagues!
Visit Facebook event page for information updates
Questions? Contact Jon Buchalski

Massachusetts State Drive-In Conference
Practicing Innovative Advising
Friday, May 26, 2017
Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Keynote: Dr. Beth Moriarty from Bridgewater State University
Call for Proposals closes April 15 - Email to C.firestein@neu.edu 
Online registration only: March 6 to May 10

Cost is $40 and includes lunch
Registrations will not be accepted at the conference
Share and post this Flyer
Questions? Email Cindy Firestein  at C.firestein@neu.edu

New Jersey State Drive-in Conference 2017 
Academic Advising and the Liberal Arts: Developing Educated and Engaged Citizens 
June 1, 2017
Montclair State University, Montclair, NJ
Keynote:  Dr. Brigid Harrison, Montclair State University
Cost is $40 and includes breakfast & lunch
Register here for the conference!
Call for Proposals:   https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/CJ8RRM6
Questions?  Email Bob Bullard at bullardr@rowan.edu

2016 NACADA Sponsored Drive-Ins

Minnesota State Drive-In Conference
Friday, February 19, 2016 10:00am - 3:00pm
St. Cloud Technical and Community College
Room 1-244
St. Cloud, Minnesota
Please click here to register & more  information!
Questions? Contact Bretta Edwards or Tiffany Korver
35 attendees

Tennessee State Drive-In Conference
Friday March 11, 2016, 9am -3pm CST (Registration opens at 8am)
Tennessee Tech University
Cookeville, TN
Call for proposals is open here until Feb 5th
Please click here to register & more information: https://www.tntech.edu/em/advisement-services/tndrivein/
Questions? Contact Melissa Irvin (mirvin@tntech.edu) or Julie Longmire (jlongmire@tntech.edu)
150 attendees

New York State Drive-In Conference
Friday, April 8, 2016 - 9:15 a.m. - 3:45 p.m.
Marist College, Poughkeepsie, NY
For more information on the conference, follow this link...
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/nacada-new-york-drive-in-conference-at-marist-college-april-8-2016-registration-20705721370
Questions? Contact Dabby Hines or Kristine Cullen

Connecticut State Drive-In Conference  
Friday, April 15, 2016 9:00am - 4:00pm
University of Bridgeport, Bridgeport, CT
Submit proposals by March 25th
Please click here to register and for more informaton!
Questions? Contact Sarah Scheidel
Check out the Conference Poster!

Deleware Drive-In Conference 
Advisors and Students: Rock it Out!
June 6, 2016 9a.m. - 3p.m.
Wilmington University, Dover
3282 N. DuPont Hwy Bldg. A
Dover, DE 19901
Call for Proposals! Due Date: April 13
Register now!
Questions? Contact Sherri Niblett
150 attendees

New Jersey Drive-In Conference
Planting the Seeds: Fresh Advising Ideas from the Garden State
June 9, 2016    9:00 am - 4:00 pm 
Rowan University, Glassboro, NJ 
Register Now!
Questions?
175 attendees

Oregon Drive-In Conference
June 22, 2016
Western Oregon University 
Monmouth, OR
Please click here for more information!
125 attendees

Maryland Drive-In Conference
"Advising Ready, Maryland Ready"
Wednesday, June 22, 2016 from 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Montgomery College, Germantown Campus
20200 Observation Drive
Germantown, MD 20876
Proposals accepted until April 22!
Click HERE to submit a proposal and to register!
75 attendees

South Carolina Drive-In Conference
“Bridging Success through Advising”
Oct 21, 2016, 8:30 a.m.- 3:30 p.m.
Barton Campus - Student Center - Building 105
Greenville Technical College, Greenville, SC
Keynote Speaker: Dr. Betsy Barefoot
Registration is $10, which includes lunch. An optional T-Shirt is $10
Call for Proposals is open until September 30
Hotel Information  
Spread the word - Post our flyer!
Contact: Rene Sawyer and Deborah Sears

Virginia State Drive-in Conference
"Guiided Pathways to Academic Success"  
Topics will include:  College Completion, Career Selection, Transfers, Advising, Financial Preparation and Dual Enrollment.  These topics are applicable to community colleges and four year universities.
October 28, 2016, 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m
Northern Virginia Community College-Annandale,
Ernst Cultural Center, Annandale, VA
To submit a proposal, register and see further details go to:
https://blogs.nvcc.edu/nacada/

Massachusetts Drive-In Conference
"Leading the Pack in Advising"
November 4, 2016  
Curry Student Center Ballroom
Northeastern University, Boston, MA
Call for Proposals Is Open 
Priority given to those submitted by Oct 1, but will remain open until October 7.
If you have difficulty with the on-line submission process, please feel free to submit an outline of your MA Drive-In proposal to Cindy Firestein at c.firestein@northeastern.edu.
Possible topics to consider!
Online Registration is $40 and includes lunch. No checks or PO's.
Post this flyer to spread the word to your colleagues!
Contact Cynthia Firestein at c.firestein@northestern.edu

Rhode Island State Drive-In Conference
"The Rhode to Advising"
NACADA/Rhode Island State Drive-IN Conference - Dec 15, 2016
CCCRI - Knight Campus in Warwick, RI
Call for Proposals accepted until Nov. 2, 2016
Registration will open in September.
Contact: Eric Dusseault at edusseau@risd.edu


2015 NACADA Sponsored Drive-Ins

Tennessee Drive-In Conference
Pathways to Success: Improving Advising Services for Transfer Students
February 27, 2015
8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Hilton Downtown Knoxville Hotel
Please click here for more information!
159 attendees

Connecticut Drive-In Conference
Communicating and Innovating: Reaching and Advising Today's Students
April 24, 2015
9:30am - 4:00pm
Goodwin College, East Hartford, CT
Please click here for more information!
50 attendees

Delaware State Drive-In
Play Ball: Advising in the Big Leagues
June 1, 2015
9:00am - 3:00pm
Delaware Tech Terry Campus, Dover, DE
Click here to register!
Click here for more information!
175 attendees

Western New York Drive-In Conference
Advising for Student Success:  Through Reconnecting, Revitalization and Collaboration
June 17, 2015
Monroe Community College, Rochester, NY
Request for proposals accepted until March 9, 2015
Please click here for more information!
133 attendees

New Jersey State Drive-In
July 9, 2015
Ocean County Community College, Toms River, NJ
Click here for more information and to register!
73 attendees

Alabama - Mississippi State Drive-In Conference
Advising 2015: G.U.L.F (Going to Unprecedented Limits in our Field) August 7, 2015
8am - 3pm 
Orange Beach Event Center, Orange Beach, AL
Call for Proposals accepted until June 10, 2015.
Instructions for Call for Proposals
Information and to register until July 24, 2015
?'s contact: sonya.kopp@columbiasouthern.edu
Please click here for more information!
200 attendees

Virginia State NACADA Drive-In Conference
Exploring Transitions: Advising for the Future"
Friday, Sept. 25, 2015
Old Dominion University, Norfolk, VA
Please click here for more information!
Register here for the conference!
Schedule of Sessions
152 attendees

South Carolina State Drive In Conference
October 20, 2015
Claflin University, Orangeburg, SC
Please click here for more information!
75 attendees


2014 NACADA Sponsored Drive-Ins

UNLV/ Berkeley Drive-In
December 12, 2014
8:00 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, NV
Please click here for more information!

RI Drive-In Conference
The Second Year Experience for Under-Represented College Students
December 4, 2014
9a.m. - 4p.m.
Rhode Island College, RI
For more information contact Eric Dusseault at edusseau@risd.edu
Please click here for more information!
21 attendees

Minne-Conference Drive-In
October 24, 2014
The University of St. Thomas (St. Paul Campus) Murray-Herrick Center
NACADA Member Fee: $20.00  Nonmember: $25.00
Registration Deadline: October 15, 2014
Please click here for more information!
Please click here to register!
October 24, 2014
The University of St. Thomas (St. Paul Campus) Murray-Herrick Center
NACADA Member Fee: $20.00  Nonmember: $25.00
Registration Deadline: October 15, 2014
Please click here for more information!
Please click here to register!
100 attendees

Eastern PA Drive-In Conference
October 24, 2014
9:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA
Please click here for more information!
Please click here for the registration form!
Please click here for the Proposal instructions!
200 attendees

Virginia State Drive-In
November 6, 2014
Virginia Western Community College, Roanoke, VA
"Virginia Loves Advising:  Strengthening Educational Ties Across the Commonwealth"
Call for Proposals -use Online System - due date 10/10 (acceptance notified after 10/24)
Register here

South Carolina State Drive-In
Fall for Advising

October 17, 2014
9:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Clemson, SC
Presentation Proposals- Click Here
Priority will be given to proposals submitted by October 3, 2014.
Registration procedures will be posted next week.
Cost will be $10 per person.
75 attendees

Maryland State Summer Drive-In
The Evolution of Transfer
June 20, 2014
Prince George's Community College, Kettering, MD
10am - 2pm
Please click here for more information about the conference and to register!
28 attendees

Western Pennsylvania Drive-In
Innovative Academic Advising: Best Practices in Student Engagement
May 16, 2014
University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
Proposal Deadline Extended to April 14th!
Please click here for more information about the conference and to register!
55 attendees

New Jersey State Drive-In Conference
Academic Advisors: Leaders of Student Success
June 5, 2014
Ramapo College of New Jersey, Mahwah, NJ
Please click here for more information about the conference and to register!
117 attendees

Nevada State Drive-In Conference
Advising: The Biggest Little Job in Higher Education
June 6, 2014
University of Nevada, Reno, NV
Please click here for more information about the conference and to register!
50 attendees

New Hampshire Drive-In
January 16, 2014
Concord, New Hampshire
More Information Coming Soon!!

North Dakota Drive-In
Common Ground: Connecting and Advising Today's Students for Tomorrow's Success
February 24, 2014
Bismarck State College, Bismarck, ND
Please click here for more information about the conference and to register!
Please click here to visit the new Bismarck website and learn more!
60 attendees

Rhode Island State Drive-In Conference
Wednesday, December 16, 2014, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
The Fisher Center at Bryant Univeristy
Smithfield, Rhode Island
8:30 a.m. (Registrations Opens)
Contact Eric Dusseault with questions
More Information


2013 NACADA Sponsored Drive-ins

Pennsylvania Drive-In
Academic Advising Administration: The Art and Science of Supervision
April 19, 2013 - 10:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Neumann University, Aston, PA
30 attendees

Maryland Drive-In
Advising at Its Best: Partnerships in Practice
May 6, 2013 - 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD
Register now for the Maryland Drive-in - See our schedule!
100 attendees

DC Drive-In
Breaking New Ground: Engaging Students Through Innovative Advising
May 31, 2013
George Washington University - Mount Vernon Campus,  Washington, DC
75 attendees 

Virginia Drive-In
Establishing Tradition Through Innovation: Academic Advising Approaches to Student Success
September 13, 2013
George Mason University, Fairfax, VA
9:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Please click here for more information about the conference!  
Please direct any questions about the NACADA Virginia Drive-In to conference chair, Jonathan May, at jmay3@gmu.edu.
114 attendees

Montana Drive-In
It Takes a Village: Building an Advising Community across the Big Sky
September 20, 2013
Flathead Valley Community College, Kalispell, MT
Please click here for more information about the conference!
110 attendees

Eastern Pennsylvania Drive-In
Proactive Advising
November 22, 2013
Temple University, Philadelphia, PA
9:30am- 2:30pm
Please click here for more information about the conference!
Click here for the registration form!


Allied Member Organization Meetings

Contact Allied Organization Liaisons, to obtain information regarding drive-in opportunities in your area.

Michigan Academic Advising Association 10th Anniversary Conference
Made in Michigan: Bright Futures
May 8, 2015
Oakland University, Rochester, Michigan
Please click here for more information about the conference and to register!

New Mexico Drive-In
Academic Advising: Embracing Partnerships
March 5-6, 2015
Dona Ana Community College, Las Cruces, NM
For more information: http://nmaaa.org/conference-registration.html

The Ontario Advising Conference (OAAP)
Advising Today and Tomorrow
November 19-21, 2014
Fanshawe College in London, Ontario, CANADA
Please click here for more information about the conference and to register

ILACADA 2014 Conference
Heard it Through the Grapevine: Collaborating in an Ever-Changing Environment
May 22, 2014
Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL
Please click here for more information about the conference and to register!

MIACADA Annual Conference
Student Outreach Strategies: Lighting the Way to  Student Success
May 30, 2014
Central Michigan University, Mt. Pleasant, MI
Please click here for more information about the conference and to register!

ILACADA 2013 Conference
Setting Your Advising GPS  
May 30, 2013
Illinois State University, Normal, IL
2014 Conference Information!


Academic Advising Drive-ins 2013

University of Idaho 11th Annual Advising Symposium
Student Retention: Building a Healthy Campus Ecology
September 12, 2014
The University of Idaho, Moscow, ID
Please click here for more information about the conference!

WACADA Conference
Running the Responsibility to Serve and Support Student Success
September 18-19, 2014
UW- Eau Claire, EauClaire WI
Please click here for more information about the conference!

OHAAA 2014 Annual Conference
Running the Responsibility to Serve and Support Student Success
June 20, 2014
Ohio State University Fawcett Event Center, Columbus, OH
9am - 3pm
Please click here for more information about the conference and to register!

Florida Drive-In
Charting the Seas of Academic Advising
May 5, 2014
University of South Florida, Tampa, FL
9am- 4:30pm
Please click here for more information about the conference and to register!

Georgia Drive-In
Classic Advising in the Modern Age
May 16, 2014
University of Georgia, Athens, GA
8:30am- 4:30pm
Please click here for more information about the conference and to register!

Alabama Academic Advising Association Conference
Advising, Mentoring, Coaching...Get in the Game!
Friday, September 20, 2013
Shelton State Community College, Tuscaloosa, AL
Call for Proposals - Due July 12, 2013 
Registration Form

Georgia Drive-In
Rising Above: Overcoming Challenges in Advising and Retention
June 24, 2013
Georgia Tech, Atlanta, GA
Academic Advisors Network Best Practices Conference

Idaho 10th Annual Advising Sympsium
Academic Advising GPS: Guidance, Performance, Support
September 13, 2013
University of Idaho, Moscow, ID

North Carolina Drive-In
A.D.V.I.S.E. 
Academic Design is Valued. Individual Strategies are Essentials
February 7, 2014
Central Carolina Community College, Sanford, NC 
9am- 4pm
Please click here for more information about the conference and to register!

UAC Conference
Uniting Across Campuses: Advisors Networking for Student Success
February 26, 2014
The Ramada Amherst Conference Center, Getzville, NY
8:30am- 3:45pm
Please click here for more information about the conference and to register!

NMAAA Annual Conference
Winds of Change 
March 14, 2014
New Mexico Highlands University, Las Vegas, New Mexico
8am- 4pm
Please click here for more information about the conference and to register!

Ohio Drive-In
Spring 2014 Unconference
March 28, 2014
Lourdes University, Sylvania, OH
9am- 12pm
Please click here for more information about the conference and to register!