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Jacksonville National College Fair

  • Event Details:

    Location:
    Prime F. Osborn III Convention Center
    1000 Water St
    Jacksonville, FL 32204

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  • Fair Hours:

    Saturday, October 13, 2018

    October 13, 2018
    9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

  • Contact Us:

    Email collegefairs@nacacnet.org or call 703/836-2222 ext. 14.

Exhibitor Information

Location:
Prime F. Osborn III Convention Center
Hall A
1000 Water Street
Jacksonville, FL 32204
904/630-4000

Fair Hours:
Saturday, October 13, 2018
9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
(workshops begin at 8 a.m.)

Transportation, Directions and Parking:
Find directions and parking information for the Prime F. Osborn III Convention Center here.

Flying into Jacksonville? Book your Super Shuttle transportation online using the discount code: NACAC and save 10%.

Fair Set-up Hours:
Friday, October 12, 2018
3 p.m. – 5 p.m.

Saturday, October 13, 2018
7 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.

Estimated Attendance: 5,000

Loading/Unloading:
Take West Bay Street and make a left into the parking lot adjacent to Hall A. Use door 1. Vehicles may not park in the loading area at any time.

Exposition Services Provided by: Reber-Friel Company, 610/676-0470
Exhibitor Service Kit 

Shipping Information:
Authorized Shipping Address:
(Institution) Jacksonville National College Fair (Booth Number)
c/o Reber-Friel Company
Convention & Exposition Service
422 Business Center
1900 South Drive
Oaks, PA 19456

Shipping Deadline:
All materials must be received by Friday, October 5, 2018

Material Handling Charge: *
Cost is $62.50 per carton, minimum $125. Please contact the decorator directly to arrange shipping. Make check payable to Reber-Friel Company.
*Rates are subject to change. Contact Reber-Friel for current rates.


Electrical Service:
Electrical services are supplied exclusively through the Prime F. Osborn III Convention Center. Contact the Prime F. Osborn III Convention Center at 904/630-4010 and ask for event services.

Host Hotel:
Omni Jacksonville Hotel 
245 Water Street
Jacksonville, FL 32202
904/355-6664
The Omni Jacksonville Hotel is located 14 miles from Jacksonville International Airport and one half mile from the Prime F. Osborn III Convention Center.
Rates: $128 Single/ Double
Deadline: Friday, September 21, 2018
Call in reservations to receive the NACAC rate or reserve online using the personalized reservation link.

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

Workshop Schedule

Boardroom B
FAFSA Completion Lab 
9:00 a.m.
10:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m.

Room 101
Bright Futures Scholarship Program 
9:00 a.m.
10:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m.

Room 102
How to Pay for College: Federal Financial Aid
9:00 a.m.
10:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m.

Room 103
Countdown to College: A Year by Year Plan
9:00 a.m.

NCAA Eligibility for the High School Athlete
10:00 a.m.

College and Careers: Building Blocks for the Future! (Session for middle school students only)
11:00 a.m.

Hot Jobs and Majors in the 21st Century
12:00 p.m.

Room 104
How to Maximize Your Experience at the Fair
8:00 a.m.

Scholarship Search Tips: Local and National 
9:00 a.m.
10:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m.

Room 105
How to Maximize Your Experience at the Fair
9:00 a.m. 

Writing the College & Scholarship Essay
10:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m.

Room 106
Oh the Places You’ll Go: Selecting the Right College
9:00 a.m.

Accessibility, Diversity and Inclusion Resources for Students
10:00 a.m.

College and Careers: Building Blocks for the Future! (Session for middle school students)
11:00 a.m.

Ayudas Financiera (Spanish workshop)
12:00 p.m.

Room 107
How to Maximize Your Experience at the Fair
8:15 a.m.

Official SAT Practice on Khan Academy: Raising Confidence and Scores
9:00 a.m.

Historically Black Colleges and Universities
10:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. 

Paving the Way: Easing the Transition to College
12:00 p.m.

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