New York National College Fair


 Location & Hours


Jacob K. Javits Convention Center of New York
Hall 1B
655 West 34th Street
New York, NY 10001-1188

Fair Hours:
Sunday, April 6, 2014
11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Transportation, Directions and Exhibitor Parking:
Directions and Public Transit Information.
Parking Information.
*Parking rates and availability are subject to change without notice.

Need more information?
E-mail or or call: 703/299-6856.


 For Exhibitors

​Set-up Hours:
Saturday, April 5, 2014
3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Sunday, April 6, 2014
9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

Estimated Attendance: 12,000

Exhibitor Parking Information:
There is no parking at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center. All parking is offsite. A list of parking garages and lots around the Javits Center is available online
IMPORTANT NOTE ON PARKING FOR EXHIBITORS: Manhattan Parking Group has offered our exhibitors a special parking coupon good at their garage located at 475 West 41st Street (3 blocks from the Javits Center). For more information, and to print out your coupon, click here

Loading/Unloading Entrance:

Please visit the following link in regards to the Javits Center policies on exhibitor freight moving and their “Hand Carry Policy”.

Exposition Services Provided by:

Metropolitan Exposition Services 201/994-1301, or
Exhibitor Service Manual

Advanced Shipment Shipping Information:

Authorized Shipping Address:
New York City National College Fair
April 6, 2014
(Your Name/Institution)
(Booth Number)
c/o Metropolitan Exposition Services, Inc.
115 Moonachie Ave.
Moonachie, NJ 07074

Material Handling Charge:*
Cost is $70.79 per carton, minimum charge is $141.58.  Advance shipments can arrive beginning on February 28th, 2014 and will be accepted (without surcharges) until March 28th , 2014.  Please contact the decorator directly to arrange shipping. Make checks payable to Metropolitan Exposition Services, Inc.  Please refer to the Metro Expo Exhibitor Kit for information on shipping directly to show site.
*Rates are subject to change. Please contact Metropolitan Exposition Services for current rates.

Shipping Deadline:
All shipments must be received by Friday, March 28, 2014.

Electrical Service:

Electrical service order forms may be obtained by contacting Exhibitor Services at 212/216-2090.

Recommended Hotels:

Visit the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center of New York for a list of suggested hotels.

NACAC has a long standing relationship with the New York Daily News, the printer of our onsite college fair 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 Mary McDonagh at  The deadline for submission is March 24, 2014.

Contact Information:  

For more information regarding this National College Fair, email Jason Smith or call at 703/299-6856.

 Workshop Information

Room 1B02
11:30 am – 12:30 pm: Financial Aid: An Overview 
12:30 pm  - 1:30 pm What you need to know about ACT…Topics and Tips
 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm: Applying for Financial Aid Online 

Room 1B03
1:00 pm – 2:00 pm   College Admissions – Public and Private
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm: Getting Ready for the SAT
3:00 pm  - 4:00 pm:  College Admissions – Public and Private