Charlotte National College Fair


 Location & Hours

Charlotte Convention Center
Hall C
501 South College St.
Charlotte, NC 28202

Fair Hours:
Sunday, March 20, 2016
12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Directions and Parking:
Directions and parking information can be found on the Charlotte Convention Center website.

Need more information?
E-mail or call 571/551-5275.


 For Exhibitors

​Fair Set-up Hours:
Saturday, March 19, 2016
3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Sunday, March 20, 2016
10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Estimated Attendance: 7,500

Exhibitors should use the entrance on Stonewall Street, directly across from the open lot on the Westin side. Dock Security will be onsite and able to assist you to the correct Hall.

Exposition services Provided by:
Fern Exposition & Event Services, 704/398-7440.
Exhibitor Service Kit

Shipping Information:
Authorized Shipping Address:
(Your Name/Institution)
(Booth Number)
Fern Charlotte
2310 Old Steele Creek Road
Charlotte, NC 28208

Material Handling Charge*:
Refer to the Fern Exposition & Event Services exhibitor packet for deadline dates, material handling information, transportation, and any additional equipment orders. Make checks payable to Fern Exposition & Event Services. Indicate the carrier (i.e. UPS, Federal Express, etc.), so that shipment may be tracked. Materials shipped to the authorized shipping address will be delivered to your booth. *Rates are subject to change. Contact Fern Exposition & Event Services for current rates.

Shipping Deadline: Shipments must arrive by Friday, March 18, 2016.

Electrical Service:
Electric Service is provided exclusively through the Charlotte Convention Center, fill out and return the order form or call 704/339.6000.

Recommended Hotels:
The Westin Charlotte
601 S. College St
Charlotte, NC 28202

The Hilton Charlotte Center City
222 E. 3rd Street
Charlotte, NC 28202

Contact Information:
For more information regarding this National College Fair, email Amber Nichols or call at 571/551-5275.


 Workshop Information

2016 Charlotte Workshop Sessions

1:00 p.m.
How to Pay for College
Room 207AB

The SAT: Connecting Students to College Success
Room 207CD

The College Admissions Process: Where do I Begin?
Room 208A

Opportunities at Historically Black Colleges and Universities
Room 208B

2:00 p.m.
What Exactly is CFNC and how can It Be Used to Prepare for College?
Room 207AB

The ACT: What YOU Need to Know
Room 207CD

College Aid and Affordability
Room 208A

The NCAA: What a Student Athlete Needs to Know
Room 208B

3:00 p.m.
Selective College Admissions: Getting Into Selective Schools
Room 207AB

The SAT: Connecting Students to College Success
Room 207CD

College Aid and Affordability
Room 208A

Community College: Exploring the Opportunities that Community College can Provide
Room 208B

 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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