Registration for the 2017 NIRSA Annual Conference & Expo, which is taking place at the Gaylord National in National Harbor, MD from February 21-24, is now open! Make sure to register today—and urge your friends to do the same! Early bird registration pricing ends on January 11.

Come early or stay late to experience the sights and sounds of the Washington DC area. The Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center, located on the banks of the Potomac River, is the site for NIRSA 2017. At the Gaylord National, over 2,000 NIRSA student and professional members will gather for the express purpose of advancing the collegiate recreation profession.

As an attendee, you’ll have the opportunity to grow your professional skills by attending a wide variety of educational sessions, networking with colleagues at social events, and connecting with vendors at the Expo. Within days of registering, you’ll be emailed a receipt/confirmation that will include a personal link to the hotel reservation system as well as other pertinent attendee information.

To keep up with all the latest NIRSA 2017 news, stay up to date with the NIRSA News and the @NIRSAlive Twitter handle—and don’t forget to keep an eye on the #NIRSA2017 hashtag on both Twitter and Instagram. We can’t wait to see you in National Harbor!


  • For more information, please contact NIRSA Senior Director of Professional Development Mary Callender.
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Mary Callender, CRSS is the Senior Director of Operations at NIRSA.