NACADA offers conferences, institutes, web events and seminars throughout the year and in many locations, to provide quality professional development opportunities for advisors, faculty advisors, administrators and students who are invested in helping higher education students achieve academic success.
Conferences provide opportunities to learn in general sessions from experts in the field, gain knowledge and review best practices with colleagues in concurrent sessions, and participate in interactive workshops. The variety of learning formats also may include poster sessions, exhibitor presentations, and formal and informal networking opportunities.
Building on the Annual Conference which began over 35 years ago, NACADA also offers yearly Summer Institutes, Administrators' and Assessment Institutes, ten Region Conferences, seminars and symposiums on current topics, state conferences, web events and most recently, international conferences.
Where will you find nearly 3,000 advising professionals all in one place, eager to learn about your products and services? At the yearly gathering of the most influential audience in academic advising -- the National Academic Advising Association's Annual Conference!
Faculty advisors, academic advisors, administrators, and other key decision makers come to the NACADA Annual Conference not only for professional development, but to buy products ranging from instructional software to student service resources. They want to know what you can offer to help them become better advisors.
The National Academic Advising Association (NACADA) is an association of professional advisors, counselors, faculty, administrators, and students working to enhance the educational development of students.
NACADA promotes and supports quality academic advising in institutions of higher education to enhance the educational development of students. NACADA provides a forum for discussion, debate, and the exchange of ideas pertaining to academic advising through numerous activities and publications. NACADA also serves as an advocate for effective academic advising by providing a Consulting and Speaker Service, an Awards Program, and funding for Research related to academic advising.