NSSR 2020 Moves to Virtual!

The new dates are November 10-13, 2020.


NSSR offers a complete educational experience exploring the latest evidence-based research on post-secondary retention and graduation. The new, virtual format continues to provide the potential for networking and encourages collaboration among colleagues from diverse fields and institutions.

Thank you! NSSR continues to be a wonderful conference for a variety of faculty and staff focused on retention efforts. Kudos for another terrific year!

            Myron Shaffer, Assistant Director, Academic & Career Advising, Tulane University

Registration Is Now Open 

We invite you to join us for this important gathering. Discover new, proven strategies from a diverse group of your colleagues in higher education. Hear the latest research on what works and how you can implement similar approaches on your campus. 

Registration is available here. Register by September 18 to receive the Early Bird discount.

Program Details

We are currently adapting our program to this exciting new format. Details will be posted to our Program Details page as they are finalized.

Authors of paper presentations are required to write a paper for peer review. See the Call for Proposals page for information about the proposal process.

For a general overview of past conferences, including conference programs and links to videos, see our Past Symposia page. Sign up for emails, watch the website or follow us on social media for updates.