Atlanta National College Fair

 

 Location & Hours

 
​Location:
Georgia International Convention Center
Exhibit Halls BCD
2000 Convention Center Concourse
College Park, GA 30337
770/997-3566

Fair Hours:
Sunday, March 13, 2016
12:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Directions and Parking*:
Directions and parking information for the Georgia International Convention Center is available on the GICC website.
Parking for this event is $5

Need more information?
E-mail collegefairs@nacacnet.org or info@nacacnet.org or call: 703/299-6855.
 

 For Exhibitors

 
​Fair Set-up Hours:
Saturday, March 12, 2016
3:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.
Sunday, March 13, 2016
10:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m.

Estimated Attendance: 5,000

Loading/Unloading:
The loading dock is available during set-up hours for exhibitors not hand carrying materials.

Exposition Services provided by:
National Expo, Inc
217-636-8178  or customerservice@natlexpo.com
Exhibitor Service Kit and Client Letter

Shipping Information:
Advance Shipping Warehouse Address:
(Your Name/Institution) and (Booth Number)
NACAC - Atlanta National College Fair
c/o National Expo, Inc.
2363 East Perry Road, Suite 101
Plainfield, IN 46168

Advance Shipping Deadline:
March 10, 2016 before 4:30 p.m.
Shipments accepted up to 30 days prior to event


Direct to Show Site Shipping Address:
(Your Name/Institution) and (Booth Number)
NACAC - Atlanta National College Fair
c/o National Expo, Inc./GICC
2000 Convention Center Concourse-Halls B,C,D
College Park, GA 30337

Direct Shipping Deadline:
Shipments direct to show site cannot arrive prior to 12:00 p.m. on March 12, 2016. Any shipment arriving before this date will be refused. Shipments must arrive on March 12-13 ONLY

Material Handling Charge:
Please reference the Exhibitor Kit or contact National Expo directly for pricing and shipping arrangements.

Electrical Service:
The Georgia International Convention Center is the exclusive provider for electrical services. Orders may be placed online or by completing the Electrical Service Order Form.

Host Hotel:
Atlanta Airport Marriott Gateway
2020 Convention Center Concourse
Atlanta, GA 30337
404-763-1544
The Atlanta Airport Marriott Gateway is connected by the ATL SkyTrain transit rail to Hartsfield Jackson Airport and is adjacent to the Georgia International Convention Center. To get to the hotel via the ATL SkyTrain, follow the overhead signs toward the Rental Car Center. Proceed out of the west end of the terminal under the covered walkway. Take the escalator up to the station and board the ATL SkyTrain for the free, short ride to the GICC station.

Rate: $114.00 (Free internet and self-parking are included in the group rate)
Deadline: Friday February 19, 2016
A limited number of rooms are available at the NACAC rate. Reservations can be made online using NACAC's personalized reservation link. For call-in reservations, please reference the NACAC Atlanta National College Fair to receive the group rate.

Contact Information:
For more information regarding this National College Fair, email Rachel McCoy or call at 703/299-6855.
 

 Workshop Information

 
Atlanta NCF
Workshop Schedule
​1:00 pm ​2:00 pm ​3:00 pm
​Selective Admissions –
What Really Counts!

Brandi Smith
Emory University
Carol Conchar
George Washington University
Mary Tipton Woolley
Georgia Tech
​Selective Admissions –
What Really Counts!

Brandi Smith
Emory University
Conchar Carol
George Washington University
Mary Tipton Wooley
Georgia Tech
​Understanding the Common Application

Scott Anderson
Common Application
​Inclusive Campus Environments for Students with Special Needs

Susan Day
Mill Springs Academy
​Understanding the Relevance of Historically Black Colleges & Universities in the 21st Century

Allyson Smith
Spelman College
​Athletic Eligibility

Glada Horvat
UGA
​Move on When Ready: Early College Options in GA

Mendi Morrow
Georgia Student Finance Commission
Terry Bozeman
Georgia State University Perimeter College
​The College Planning Timeline and Preparing for the College Visit

Patty Montague
Marist School
​Exploring Transfer Options in Georgia

Natasha Talreja
Kennesaw State
Theodora Riley
Clayton State
Chad Bryant
Georgia Tech
​Why Take the ACT?

Carl Forbes
ACT
​What’s New With the SAT?

Tony Pace
College Board
​Test Optional: What Are My Options?

Melissa Cline
Furman University
Ginger Fay
Independent Counselor
​Conducting a Successful Scholarship Search

Lakisha Bonner
Fayette County Schools
​The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

Darryl Watson
GSFC
​Conducting a Successful Scholarship Search

Lakisha Bonner
Fayette County Schools
​Financial Aid Planning and the Hope Scholarship ​Financial Aid Planning and the Hope Scholarship ​Financial Aid Planning and the Hope Scholarship
 
 

 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!
 

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