Philadelphia National College Fair

List of schools attending​​​​​​​

 Location & Hours


Pennsylvania Convention Center
Hall D
1101 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107

Fair Hours: 
Sunday, November 8, 2015
11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Transportation, Directions, and Parking:
Find Directions and Parking information for the Pennsylvania Convention Center here.

Flying into Philadelphia?: 
Book your Super Shuttle transportation online using the discount code: NACAC and save 10%.

Need more information?:
E-mail or or call: 703/299-6823.​


 For Exhibitors

Fair Set-up Hours:
Friday, November 6, 2015*
3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Sunday, November 8, 2015
9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

*Hall D will not be open on Saturday, November 7

Estimated Attendance: 13,000

The loading dock to Hall D is between 11th and 12th Streets on the Vine Street ramp. Inform the security guard that you are an exhibitor for the Philadelphia National College Fair.

Exposition Services Provided by: Reber-Friel Company, 610/676-0470

Shipping Information:
Authorized Shipping Address:
(Your Name/Institution)
(Booth Number)
Philadelphia National College Fair
c/o Reber-Friel Company
Convention & Exposition Service
422 Business Center
1900 South Drive
Oaks, PA 19456

Material Handling Charge*:
Cost is $62.50 per carton, minimum $125. Please contact the decorator directly to arrange shipping. Make check payable to Reber-Friel Company.
*Rates are subject to change. Contact Reber-Friel for current rates.

Shipping Deadline:
All materials must be received by Monday, October 26, 2015.

Electrical Service:
Please read and complete the electrical service order forms and contact the utilities manager, Dave Schwer, at 215/418-2146 or email for electrical service order forms.  

Host Hotel:
1100 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Reservation number: 215/923-0100

Rates: $139
Deadline: Monday, October 5, 2015

Call the reservation phone number or reserve online to reserve the NACAC rate.

Additional Group Room Block:
Home2 Suites By Hilton Philadelphia Convention Center
1200 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Reservation number: 1-877-646-6302
Rate: $139/night
Deadline: Monday, October 12, 2015
Please call the reservation phone number or reserve online to reserve the NACAC rate.

NACAC has a long standing relationship with the Philadelphia Business Journal, the printer of our onsite guide.  This guide is distributed to their readership community, as well as made available for the attendees at the fair.  If you would like to purchase an ad in this supplement, please contact Phyllis Demo at  The deadline for submission is October 16, 2015.

Contact Information:
For more information regarding this National College Fair, email Jennifer Pruzinsky or call at 703/299-6823.


 Workshop Information

Philadelphia National College Fair
Workshop Schedule

10:30 a.m. – 11:30a.m.
How to Pay For College – Room 115C
How to Use the National College Fair – Room 115B

11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Getting Scholarships to Help Pay for College – Room 115C

12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Everything You Need to Know About the SAT Suite of Assessments – Room 115B
Presented by: The College Board
How to Pay for College – Room 115C

1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Five Steps to Save, Plan and Pay for College – Room 115C
Presented by: Sallie Mae


 Promote this Fair!

​​Thank you for your interest in NACAC’s National College Fairs. Help us promote this fair far and wide! Newsletters and posters​ are available for wide distribution. We encourage you to share these materials on your websites, social media (#nacacfairs) and in person with the students and families you serve. Thank you for your support! ​​