NACAC Webinars

webinar01.jpgNACAC knows how crucial insight about the ever-changing landscape of college admission is to enhancing your everyday work. Our webinars provide professional development for all of NACAC's membership. Please check the audience and description of a webinar to determine if it is the right fit for you.

NACAC members receive complimentary access to our webinars. Nonmembers can also access webinars at a low cost. All webinars run for one hour and can be viewed live or accessed on-demand after the broadcast date.

In addition to the webinars detailed below, NACAC maintains two unique webinar series:

  • Summer Academy is geared towards secondary school and independent college counselors assisting students in the college preparation and application process.
  • Executive Virtual Forums are for enrollment management and admission professionals who are engaged or interested in international recruitment. 

​​​If you have an interest in presenting a webinar or ideas for content, visit our Open Call for Proposals​. For additional information, contact Crystal Newby, assistant director of education and training.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

 

 Upcoming Webinars

 

Engaging Underrepresented Students in the College Admission Process: A High School, Private College, and Public University Perspective​​
Date: September 7
Time: 2:00 p.m. Eastern

Audience: Post secondary college admission professionals and school/college counseling professionals
Cost: Free for members/$30 for non-members 
Presenters: Autumn Boyd, College Success Manager, Houston Independent School District (TX), Shannon Musgrove, Assistant Director of Admissions, Hispanic Student Recruiter, Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania, and Art Rodriguez, Dean of Admission and Financial Aid, Vassar College (NY)

Planning for Changes Coming with 2017-18
Date: September 8
Time: 1:00 p.m. Eastern
Audience: Secondary/college counseling professionals
Cost: Free
Presenter: Cindy Forbes Cameron, Federal Student Aid, U.S. Department of Education
This webinar is presented by College Board and is the second of a three-part series, presented in conjunction with NACAC and ASCA.

Leveraging Resources to Help Military and Veteran Students Navigate College Admission Process
Date: September 29
Time: 2:00 p.m. Eastern

Audience: Postsecondary college admission professionals
Cost: Free for members/$30 for nonmembers
Presenter: Lauren Runco (Williams), Director of Education and Employment, Military Family Research Institute, Purdue University

The 2017–18 FAFSA: What School Counselors Need to Know
Date: November 17
Time: 2:00 p.m. Eastern
Audience: Secondary/college counseling professionals
Cost: Free
Presenter: Cindy Forbes Cameron, Federal Student Aid, U.S. Department of Education
This webinar is presented by ASCA and is the third of a three-part series, presented in conjunction with NACAC and College Board.

 

 

 On Demand Webinars

 

On demand webinars provide timely, relevant professional development 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Gather your colleagues and enjoy the convenience of on-demand programming. Please access the webinar and then complete the associated quiz in order to earn credit; webinar completion will be verified in addition to survey/quiz completion before awarding continuing education clock hours.

Practical Implications for the 2017-2018 FAFSA on Admission and Enrollment Management Offices
Date: August 2016
Audience: Postsecondary college admission professionals
Cost: Free
This webinar is presented by AACRAO and is the third of a three-part series, presented in conjunction with NACAC and the College Board.

Essential Information for “Road Warriors”: Helping Admission Staff Talk with Students and Families about the 2017 – 2018 FAFSA
Date: June 2016
Audience: Postsecondary college admission professionals
Cost: FREE
This webinar is the second in a three-part series, presented in conjunction with our colleagues at the College Board and AACRAO.

Prepping for Prior-Prior Year: Key Questions for Admission Offices
Date: April 2016
Audience: Postsecondary college admission professionals
Cost: FREE
This webinar is presented by the College Board and is the first of a three-part series, presented in conjunction with NACAC and AACRAO.

Creating a Culture of Data Accountability and Transparency: The Use of Data in the Admissions/Recruitment Process
On-demand access to this webinar will be available soon.
Date: March 2016
Audience: Postsecondary college admission professionals
Cost: Free for members/$30 for nonmembers

Counseling Students to Study in the United States
Date: March 2016
Audience: College counselors at high schools outside of the US and anyone who assists international students with the application and admission process to US institutions
Cost: Free for members and nonmembers

Scholarships and Success: Benefits of Army ROTC
Date: February 2016
Audience: Secondary college admission counseling professionals
Cost: Free for members/$30 for nonmembers
Continuing Education Clock Hours Survey & Quiz​


Best Practices for Supporting Undocumented Students

​​Date: February 2016
Audience: Secondary and postsecondary college admission counseling professionals
Cost: Free for members/$30 for nonmembers
Continuing Education Clock Hours Survey & Quiz​


Building Best Practices to Support Homeless Youth that Access Higher Education

Date: January 2016
Audience: Secondary and postsecondary college admission counseling professionals
Cost: Free for members/$30 for nonmembers
Continuing Education Clock Hours Survey & Quiz​


The ASCA National Model

Date: December 2015
Target Audience: Secondary college admission counseling professionals
Cost: Free for members/$30 for nonmembers
Continuing Education Clock Hours Survey & Quiz​


What's New with FAFSA?

Date: December 2015 - Hosted by the College Board
Target Audience: Secondary school or CBO-based counselors, independent educational consultants
Cost: FREE

Financial Literacy: Concepts and Resources to Help Families Make the Best Financial Decisions
Date: November 2015 - Hosted by the College Board
Target Audience: Secondary school or CBO-based counselors, independent educational consultants
Cost: FREE

Closing the Excellence Gap: College Advising for High-Achieving, Low-Income Students
​Date: November 2015
Target Audience: Secondary and postsecondary college admission counseling professionals
Cost: Free for members/$30 for nonmembers
Continuing Education Clock Hours Survey & Quiz​


Best Practices for Recruiting First Generation College Students

Date: November 2015
Audience: Postsecondary admission professionals
Cost: Free for members/$30 for nonmembers

Understanding Postsecondary Career and Technical Pathways
​Date: October 2015
Audience: Secondary college admission counseling professionals
Cost: Free for members/$30 for nonmembers
Continuing Education Clock Hours Survey & Quiz​


Strengthening College/CBO Partnerships to Improve the Admissions Process for First Generation and Underrepresented Students

Date: October 2015
Audience: College admission representatives, community-based organizations
Cost: Free for members/$30 for nonmembers

Leveraging Partnerships with School Counselors and Counseling Associations
Date: October 2015
Audience: Secondary and postsecondary college admission counseling professionals
Cost: FREE
Continuing Education Clock Hours Survey & Quiz​​

 

 Continuing Education Clock Hours

 

Earn Continuing Education Clock Hours by watching select live or on-demand webinars. Please view the information for individual webinars to determine eligibility.

NACAC is an NBCC-Approved Continuing Education Provider (ACEP) and may offer NBCC-approved clock hours for events (or programs) that meet NBCC requirements. Sessions (or programs) for which NBCC-approved clock hours will be awarded are identified in the program bulletin or in the catalogue or Web site. The ACEP is solely responsible for all aspects of the program.