Making Advising real:

Steering Student Success

The VCU University Academic Advising Board (UAAB) invites you to join us for the 4th annual advising conference - Making Advising Real: Steering Student Success!

DATE & LOCATION:

Friday, May 17, 2019

8:30 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.

Virginia Commonwealth University, Academic Learning Commons, 2nd Floor

1000 Floyd Avenue, Richmond, Virginia

SCHEDULE:

Schedule TBD

CONCURRENT SESSION SCHEDULE:

View a sample of the previous concurrent session schedule HERE.

PARKING:

VCU personnel are encouraged to use their regularly assigned or reciprocal parking area.

Visitors to VCU are encouraged to use the West Main Street Parking Deck located at 801 West Main Street, diagonally across W. Main Street from the University Student Commons. Parking is $16 per day. Additional information about visitor parking at VCU can be found HERE.

ADDITIONAL PARKING CAN BE FOUND IN THE WEST CARY STREET PARKING DECK AT 1101 WEST CARY STREET (#93 ON THE CAMPUS MAP).

Parking may also be available on the streets around VCU since classes are not in session on May 16th. Parking restrictions on surface streets are strictly enforced by the City of Richmond. Please be aware of parking meters and time limits when parking on the street.

MEALS PROVIDED:

A light breakfast and lunch are included with registration.

REGISTRATION FEES:

  • Registration will be limited to the first 200 attendees.
  • The registration fee for VCU personnel is $30.00, payable by interdepartmental transfer. Payment should be transferred prior to the conference. Please see your email confirmation for instructions.
  • The registration fee for non-VCU personnel is $40.00. Payment can be made by either check or money order, made payable to "Virginia Commonwealth University." Please see your email confirmation for instructions. Payment should be received prior to conference.

Registration will open in spring 2019.

Please email uaab@vcu.edu with questions.

HOTELS:

Many hotels in the Richmond area honor the GSA government rate. If you would like hotel recommendations, please email us at UAAB@vcu.edu.

For more information, please email UAAB@vcu.edu. We look forward to hosting you on May 16, 2018!