Minnesota National College Fair


 Location & Hours


Minneapolis Convention Center
Halls D – E
1301 Second Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55403-2781

Estimated Attendance: 20,000

Fair Hours:
Tuesday, September 24, 2013
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Wednesday, September 25, 2013
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Fair Set-up Hours:
Monday, September 23, 2013
2:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Tuesday, September 24, 2013
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

List of Colleges Attending

Transportation, Directions and Parking:
Directions and Parking information for the Minneapolis Convention Center
There are many different parking options near the Minneapolis Convention Center. The best value is the 3rd Ave. Ramp, where you can park for $9/day* (without in and out privileges).
*Rates subject to change.

Flying into Minneapolis? Book your Super Shuttle transportation online


 For Exhibitors


Take 16th Street, which is behind the Minneapolis Convention Center and stop at the security booth for a 30 minute temporary pass.
Be sure to inform the guard you’re exhibiting at the Minnesota National College Fair and the guard will direct you to the loading dock for Halls D & E.

Exposition Services Provided by: Global Experience Specialists, 800/475-2098

Authorized Shipping Address:
Minnesota National College fair
(Your Institution) (Booth Number)
12400 DuPont Avenue South
Burnsville, MN 55337

Shipping Deadline: Shipments should arrive on or between August 19 and September 18.
Please Note: Shipments arriving before August 19, 2013 will incur a storage fee, and shipments arriving after September 18, 2013 will incur a late to warehouse fee.

Material Handling Charge:*
Small Package: $47.75 for the first piece and $23.90 for each additional piece. Maximum weight is 50lbs per shipment per delivery. Shipments over 50lbs will be charged $78.50 per hundredweight with a 200lbs minimum charge at ST/ST.  Payment must be received in advance by check or credit card (preferred method).
* Rates are subject to change.
Exhibitor Service Kit

Electrical Service:
Electrical services are supplied exclusively through the Minneapolis Convention Center. Order forms are available online or by calling 612/335-6550.

Host Hotel:
Hilton Minneapolis
1001 Marquette Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55403
612/376.1000 or 800/HILTONS (445.8667)
The Hilton Minneapolis is located approximately 12 miles from the Minneapolis/Saint Paul Airport and is connected by skywalk to the Minneapolis Convention Center.
Rate: $174 Single/$184 Double
$204/$214 Executive Level Rate
Deadline: Tuesday, September 10, 2013
Call in reservations to receive the NACAC rate or reserve online.

Need more information?
E-mail collegefairs@nacacnet.org or info@nacacnet.org or call: 703/299-6823.

Event Manager Information:
Stephanie Moore - 703/299-6823.