Houston National College Fair


 Location & Hours

NRG Center (formerly Reliant Center)
Exhibit Hall B
One NRG Park
Houston, TX 77054

Fair Hours:
Thursday, February 12, 2015
9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Transportation, Directions, and Parking:
Find Directions and Parking information for the NRG Center online.

Need more information?
E-mail collegefairs@nacacnet.org or info@nacacnet.org or call 703/373-2421.


 For Exhibitors

​Fair Set-up Hours:
Wednesday, February 11, 2015
3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Thursday, February 12, 2015
7:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.

Exhibitor Parking:
Exhibitors are welcome to park in either the orange or tan lots on the NRG Center property. Please reference the online parking map for locations.

Parking will be $10 cash when you enter the lot. All exhibitors will need to bring their parking stub to the service desk, located within Hall B, to pay an additional $2 in cash for an in/out parking pass.  This in/out parking pass will allow you to leave the property after the morning session and return for the evening session without paying an additional fee.  If you do not pay the additional $2 at the service desk to receive the in/out parking pass, you will be required to pay an additional $10 when you return to the facility for the evening session.

Estimated Attendance: 7,000

The loading dock is located in the back of the NRG Center. Proceed to the center dock and the “B” Ramp will lead you to the dock closest to Hall B.  Vehicles may not park in the loading area at any time.

Exposition Services Provided by: SES Exhibitor Services at 972/271-7444
Exhibitor Service Kit

Shipping Information:
Authorized Shipping Address:
YRC Freight
c/o Superior Expo Services- NACAC- Houston National College Fair
(Your Name/Institution)
(Booth Number)
9415 Wallisville Rd.
Houston, TX 77013

Superior Expo Services will accept crated, boxed or skidded materials, at the above address beginning on January 11, 2015. The warehouse will accept freight shipments from 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM, Monday through Friday. To check on your warehouse shipment, please call our Exhibitor Services Department at 972/271-7444.

Material Handling Charge:* Shipping is $49 per cwt, 100lbs (minimum charge is 100 lbs). Payment must be received in advance, by check, purchase order, or credit card.
*Rates are subject to change. Please contact Exhibitor Services Department at 972/271-7444 for current rates.

Shipping Deadline: All materials must be received by Tuesday, February 10, 2015.
*Advance shipments may arrive between January 11, 2015 and February 9, 2015.

Electrical Service:
Electrical Services can be ordered online on NRG Center’s webpage.

Host Hotel:
Hampton Inn & Suites Houston Medical Center
1715 Old Spanish Trail
Rates: $169 Single/Double
Deadline: Wednesday, January 25, 2015
Call in reservations at 713/797-0040 or book your reservation on our personalized NACAC reservation link.

Contact Information: 
For more information regarding this National College Fair, email Ann Nelson or call at 703/373-2421.