The NIRSA Annual Conference & Campus Rec and Wellness Expo is the Association’s premier professional development event. Every year, more than 3,000 collegiate recreation professionals, students, and exhibitor representatives come together for the express purpose of advancing the profession of collegiate recreation and wellbeing. This year, the Annual Conference is taking place in sunny and vibrant Phoenix, Arizona from April 18–21.

Don’t miss this unique chance to Rise & Shine and gain essential core competencies to advance your career. Choose from more than 120 educational sessions, roundtables and showcase mini-session presentations.

While availability in the discounted NIRSA room block of official conference hotels may be limited on peak nights, you can still take advantage of early bird conference registration pricing discounts through Thursday, March 5!

Outstanding speakers and in-depth learning opportunities

Attendees will also have the chance to attend the All Conference Social at The Duce, an indoor/outdoor venue just blocks from the convention center that’s stocked with games like corn hole, foosball, and ping pong. Also, don’t forget to check out everything fantastic going on at the Campus Rec & Wellness Expo and to take advantage of the chance to hear some outstanding invited speakers.

And make sure to sign up for one of the many amazing preconference opportunities we’re offering! Spaces for most preconference opportunities are limited and advanced registration is required for most opportunities, so don’t hesitate to register soon!

Don’t miss out on everything NIRSA 2020 has to offer—make sure to register today to take advantage of early bird prices!


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