Winter Institute for Advanced Graduate Enrollment Management Professionals
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For 21 years, NAGAP has been educating graduate admissions and enrollment management professionals through its series of Professional Development Institutes. Over an intensive two days, attendees will discuss graduate enrollment management opportunities and challenges faced by senior-level administrators who typically have five or more years of experience.
Session topics for 2016 include:
- Demographic Trends, College Prices, and the Future of Graduate Education
- Tips to Successfully Select, Implement, and Utilize a CRM
- Considerations for Recruiting and Retaining a Diverse Student Population
- Addressing Legal and Ethical Issues in GEM
- A 3600 View of Trends in Graduate Programs
Trent Gilbert will be joining us as our keynote speaker. Trent currently serves as Vice President for Enrollment Management at Monmouth College in Monmouth, Illinois. He is one of the nation’s leading experts on recruitment strategies and has counseled admissions offices, presidents and boards of trustees across the country on issues facing higher education. Trent has been quoted across mainstream media, and has been featured in both U.S. News and World Report and University Business Magazine.
When and Where:
The Winter Institute for Advanced Graduate Enrollment Management Professionals will be held on Thursday, January 21 and Friday, January 22, 2016 at the Omni Rancho Las Palmas Resort. The sessions are expected to begin at 8:30 am on Thursday and conclude by 3:00 pm on Friday.
Who Should Attend:
The Winter Institute focuses on advanced topics and is specifically designed for graduate admissions and enrollment management professionals with five or more years of experience.
It is offered in a setting that promotes discussion and interaction among all participants. Enrollment is limited; therefore, early registration is strongly encouraged.
Early Bird registration deadline is December 4, 2015
Member fee is $625
New Member (includes membership through 6/30/2016) is $850
Regular registration deadline is January 4, 2016 - Registration is now closed
Member fee is $725
New Member (includes membership through 6/30/2016) is $950
There are two methods available for registration
- Register now and pay now by credit card
- Register now and pay later by credit card or check
The registration fee includes:
- Attendee registration
- All session materials
- Continental breakfast and lunch on Thursday and Friday
- Reception on Thursday evening
To keep costs down and to provide participants with free evenings, dinners are on your own.
How to register:
Registration is now closed
Confirmations will be e-mailed to registrants within one week of receipt of registration.
Cancellations received in writing prior to the cancelation date will be eligible for 100% refund minus a $50 processing fee. If a registrant cancels after the deadline or fails to attend the Winter Institute and payment is not received, the registrant’s school will be billed and held responsible for full payment.
Hotel Reservations must be made by December 29, 2015 to guarantee the Institute rate of $185 per night plus tax for the standard single/double room including complimentary internet access. Upgraded rooms are available for an additional fee.
Click here to make your reservations.
For questions or more information, contact:
Tracey Sheetz – Attendee Liaison
Director of Graduate Admissions and Recruitment
West Virginia University
tracey.sheetz at mail.wvu.edu