2021 Graduate Enrollment Management Summit

Date and Time: Wednesday, April 28, 2021 (All day)
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Hosted by: NAGAP
Venue: San Francisco Marriott Marquis

Call for Proposals

NAGAP is proud to be the leading association in graduate enrollment management (GEM), and our annual conference provides members and other higher education stakeholders the opportunity to share best practices and open dialogue about GEM-related subjects, from financial aid and marketing, to alumni relations and advising. The NAGAP Graduate Enrollment Management Summit is the only conference dedicated to addressing the full graduate student lifecycle. The yearly GEM Summit will be the leading event for GEM practitioners in the U.S. and around the world.
NAGAP will hold its 2021 Graduate Enrollment Management Summit April 28-May 1 at the San Francisco Marriott Marquis in San Francisco, California. The Call for Proposals is open, and the deadline to submit is September 21, 2020Submit a proposal for an education session using our online submission system.  
We know our membership has vast expertise, and we want to capitalize on those strengths. Consider presenting or facilitating a discussion on topics that would contribute to the professional or personal development of your graduate enrollment management colleagues.
Education Session Formats
There are four different formats for education sessions: Presentations, Panels, Special Interest Forums, and Vendor Presentations.  As you think about your area of interest or expertise, consider which format best aligns with your educational content, personal style, or comfort level.

Categories for Education Sessions
Proposals should be generally aligned with the theme of the Summit (GEM Reimagined) and focus on the various aspects of the graduate enrollment management life cycle from prospective students through alumni engagement. The domains bolded below are those where we are in need of additional proposal submissions. 

  • Career, Staff, and Personal Development
  • Enrollment Modeling & Strategic Planning
  • GEM Operations
  • Money Matters
  • Recruitment & Marketing
  • Student Lifecycle, Engagement, and Support

NAGAP's Education Committee recently provided a webinar on "How to Develop a Great Proposal for a Conference Education Session". You may view it here

Registration Information

Information available in the fall 2020

Lodging Information

San Francisco Marriott Marquis

780 Mission St.

San Francisco, CA 94103

Tel: +1 415-896-1600

Hotel Room Rate: $299 plus tax per night

Reservation deadline: April 5, 2021

Reservation information coming fall 2020

Whether you are in town for business or leisure, San Francisco Marriott Marquis welcomes travelers to Northern California with exceptional service, spacious hotel rooms and suites and a prime downtown location. From our towering hotel, guests have easy access to numerous attractions, including the Moscone Center, Chase Center, Oracle Park and the sights of SoMa. Inside, you can relax and recharge in contemporary rooms and suites with plush bedding and 300-thread count sheets, that enjoy impressive views of the city. Every room features plush bedding, Smart TVs, mini-refrigerators, ample workstations and Wi-Fi access. Suites offer separate living rooms, perfect for traveling families or impromptu work sessions. Indulge at our popular restaurants, including The View Lounge which boasts sweeping views of San Francisco. You also can take advantage of our modern fitness center and 24/7 M Club Lounge. 

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Information coming fall 2020