National Symposium on Student Retention 2019

New Orleans
This year’s NSSR will take place Monday, October 28 through Thursday, October 31 at the Astor Crowne Hotel in New Orleans. Program details will be posted here as we finalize information.

The symposium begins on Monday with full- and half-day pre-conference workshops, with the Welcome Reception afterwards. Tuesday’s activities start with a morning plenary session followed by a full day of concurrent sessions. Wednesday includes facilitated discussions and the poster session. Our Best Practices Awards will be presented during breakfast on Thursday, followed by a full day of concurrent sessions. Refreshments will be included throughout your time at the symposium.

Attendees will have many opportunities to hear presentations based on peer-reviewed papers, attend workshops providing hands-on opportunities, and network with a diverse group of colleagues from around the country.

“[NSSR] is one of the most valuable conferences I have attended.”

-Dr. Rex M. Butterfield, Assistant Department Chair, Faculty, Brigham Young University-Idaho

Review highlights from the 2018 Symposium on our Past Symposia page. Materials include the full conference program, award winners, and links to videos and hand-outs from the keynote addresses.