Portland National College Fair

 

 Location & Hours

 
Location:
Oregon Convention Center
Hall D
777 NE Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard
Portland, OR 97232
800/791-2250 or 503/235-7575

Fair Hours:
Friday, November 1, 2013
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Saturday, November 2, 2013
1:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.

List of colleges attending as of October 23
More colleges and universities are expected to register prior to the fair.

Transportation, Directions and Parking*:
Directions
Parking*
Parking Garage Entrance Map
*Parking rates are subject to change without notice.  Please contact the OCC for current rates.

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

 For Exhibitors

 
Estimated Attendance: 14,000

Fair Set-up Hours:
Thursday, October 31, 2013
3:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Friday, November 1, 2013
7:00 a.m.-8:30 a.m.

Loading/Unloading:
Exhibitor and freight entry to Oregon Convention Center is via the main loading dock off First Avenue. Vehicles may not park in the loading area at any time.

Exposition Services Provided by: Triumph Expo and Events, 206/431-1010

Authorized Shipping Address:
(Your Name/Institution)
(Booth Number)
Portland National College Fair
November 1-2, 2013
c/o UPS Freight /Triumph Expo and Events
1025 NE Columbia Blvd.
Portland, OR 97211

Material Handling Charge:*
Cost is $97 per 100lbs. (cwt), minimum charge $194. Small packages (not to exceed 20lbs.) each are $50 per carton. Materials delivered to the authorized shipping address above will be delivered to your booth.
* Rates are subject to change. Contact Triumph Expo and Events, Inc. for current rates. Refer to exhibitor kit for detailed information and additional services.

Shipping Deadline: All materials must be received by Tuesday, October 29, 2013.

Electrical Service:
Electrical services are supplied exclusively through the OCC. For questions, call the Operations Department at 503/235-7578. Electrical service forms can also be found in the exhibitors kits.

Host Hotel:
Double Tree - Portland
1000 NE Multnomah
Portland OR, 97232
1-800/996-0510 or
503/281-6111
The Doubletree – Portland is located 3 blocks from the Oregon Convention Center.   Some of the perks of staying with the host hotel include: complimentary guestroom internet; free hot breakfast buffet for up to two (2) guests per room.
Rate: $105 Single/Double
Deadline: Friday, October 4, 2013
Call in reservations to receive the NACAC rate or reserve your room online.  Please reference “Portland National College Fair” to ensure you receive the negotiated rate.

Need more information?
E-mail collegefairs@nacacnet.org or info@nacacnet.org or call: 703/299-6856.

Event Manager Information:
Jason Smith - 703/299-6856.
 

 Workshop Information

 
​College Admission, Where do I Start?
Friday: 9:30 a.m., 10:15 a.m. and 11:00 a.m.
Saturday: 1:30p.m., 2:30 p.m. and 3:30 p.m.
Room D136

Financial Aid 101
Friday: 9:30 a.m., 10:15 a.m. and 11:00 a.m.
Saturday: 1:30p.m., 2:30 p.m. and 3:30 p.m.
Room D139-140

Writing the College Essay
Friday: 9:30 a.m., 10:15 a.m. and 11:00 a.m.
Saturday: 1:30p.m., 2:30 p.m. and 3:30 p.m.
Room D137-138

Finding Funds for Oregon Students
presented by Oregon Student Access Commission
Friday: 9:30 a.m., 10:15 a.m. and 11:00 a.m.
Saturday: 1:30p.m., 2:30 p.m. and 3:30 p.m.
Room D135