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NIRSA strives to be the primary resource of continuing education  for collegiate recreation professionals throughout their careers.  The Association strives to offer learning opportunities that are designed to support professionals’ growth in NIRSA Core Competencies and to help connect collegiate recreation professionals world-wide.

 

NIRSA Annual Conference & Recreational Sports Exposition

Learn about NIRSA 2017 in National Harbor, Maryland

NIRSA’s flagship event, the Annual Conference serves as the primary membership engagement opportunity for all NIRSA Members. Whether attending as a student looking for career opportunities or a professional looking for development or a company looking for leads, the NIRSA Annual Conference & Recreational Sports Exposition has it all.

Our Conference is held in the spring of each year, with registration typically opening in early winter. Presentation opportunities open up in early summer.

NIRSA Annual Conference & Recreational Sports Exposition

Attend Events

NIRSA sponsors learning events throughout the year. NIRSA also serves as a co-sponsor for events, partnering with other higher education associations to deliver relevant content to help campus recreation professionals gain competencies to be successful in their careers.

Learn about NIRSA's Institutes

Not seeing an event that meets your needs? Email Education@NIRSA.org to let us know what you are looking for.

Regional Events

Connect locally and keep travel time to a minimum when you attend learning opportunities in your area. As a NIRSA Member, you have access to a network of regional members — including annual Regional Conferences, Student Lead Ons, and state/province workshops.

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Online Learning

NIRSA periodically hosts special webinars that you can access through your desktop computer or tablet.

Our partner, SportRisk, provides NIRSA Members with discounts on their risk management online learning — ranging from a broad selection of online classes to specialized webinars.

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