National Symposium on Student Retention (NSSR) 2017
The National Symposium on Student Retention (NSSR) offers a complete educational experience exploring the latest evidence-based research on post-secondary retention and graduation. The intimate, content-focused environment enhances the potential for networking and encourages collaboration among colleagues from diverse fields and institutions.
Call For Proposals
Begin the process by submitting your abstracts by March 20. Authors will be notified of acceptance in April and those whose proposals are accepted for papers, panels and tutorials will be invited to submit a paper for peer review. Please see the Call for Proposals page for detailed information.
This Year in Destin, Florida
On November 6-9, 2017, colleagues from diverse positions, fields and institutions will gather at the Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort to focus on current retention and graduation issues and solutions in higher education. The ideas and strategies you discuss here- in concurrent sessions and informally at the resort facilities -could help move retention efforts at your campus forward.
Start Planning Now to Attend the Symposium This Fall
Whether you will be presenting or simply plan to attend, you can start setting up a favorable climate now to join us this fall by using some of the tips in our News Blog.
For a general overview of past conferences, including conference programs, see our Past Symposia page.