The Annual Conference on The First-Year Experience provides an ongoing forum where higher education professionals can share experiences, concerns, and accomplishments related to supporting student learning, development, and success in the first college year. We invite you to be a part of productive collaborations, conversations, and relationships.
Early Registration Deadline: November 16, 2023
Registration Deadline: January 18, 2024
When: February 18-21, 2024
Where: Seattle, Washington
Sponsored by: National Resource Center for The First-Year Experience and Students in Transition, University of South Carolina
Conference Venue and Accommodations:
Hyatt Regency Seattle
808 Howell Street,
Seattle, Washington, United States, 98101
Reserve your room
Room rate: $239 plus taxes/fees
Reservation Deadline: January 26, 2024
A block of rooms has been reserved atHyatt Regency Seattle at a special rate of $239 single/double occupancy plus tax. Reservations made by 5 p.m. EST on January 26, 2024, will qualify for the special rate. After this date and/or the room block is filled, reservations are accepted on a space-available basis and may not be available at the conference rate.
The Annual Conference on The First-Year Experience is designed to provide educators from every segment of higher education a comfortable, welcoming environment to share innovative ideas, programs, tools, and research critical to the learning, development, and success of first-year college students. The conference aims to promote a comprehensive and engaging community open to a diversity of ideas, in which all delegates are given the opportunity and resources to grow personally and professionally. The conference welcomes graduate and undergraduate students, encouraging them to deepen their knowledge of the academic communities of which they are a part.