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Los Angeles National College Fair

  • Event Details:

    Location:
    Pasadena Convention Center

    300 E Green St
    Pasadena, CA 91101

    626/793-2122

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  • Fair Hours:

    Thursday, April 26, 2018

    April 26, 2018
    9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

    April 26, 2018
    6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

  • Directions and Parking:

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  • Contact Us:

    E-mail collegefairs@nacacnet.org or info@nacacnet.org or call 703/299-6857.

Exhibitor Information

Location:
Pasadena Convention Center
Exhibit Halls A & B
300 East Green Street
Pasadena, CA 91101
626/793-2122

Fair Hours:
Thursday, April 26, 2018
9 a.m. – 12 p.m. 
6 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Directions and Parking:
Directions to the Pasadena Convention Center can be found here . There are two entrances to the underground parking garage: Marengo Avenue to the west and Euclid Avenue to the east between Green Street and Cordova. Garage is shared with the Sheraton Hotel. See map of area with parking and loading docks here.

Parking Rates are $13 per day for up to 16 hours; $18 per day for in and out privileges.
*Rates subject to change.

Need more information?
E-mail collegefairs@nacacnet.org or call 703/299-6853.

Fair Set-up Hours:
Wednesday, April 25, 2018
3 p.m. – 5 p.m.

Thursday, April 26, 2018
7 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.

Estimated Attendance: 8,000

Loading/Unloading:
Exhibitors who need to unload materials should do so at the loading dock off Marengo Avenue on the West side of the facility. Map of the loading docks found here . The loading dock off Marengo Avenue is closest to the exhibit hall.

Exposition Services Provided by: TotalExpo, Inc., 310/320-4203

Shipping Information:
Please make sure to include the fair city on all items being shipped in addition to your booth number and institution name.

Authorized Advance Shipping Address:

(Booth Name and Booth Number)
NCF Los Angeles 2018
C/O TotalExpo
1161 Sandhill Ave., Unit A
Carson, CA 90746

Shipping Deadline:
All materials and payment must be received between Friday, March 23, 2018 and Friday, April 20, 2018 from 9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Material Handling Charge*:
Please see the TotalExpo exhibitor kit here for information, order forms, and rates. *Rates are subject to change. Contact TotalExpo Inc. directly by email  or phone, 310/320-4203, for questions and current rates.

Electrical Service Provided by:
If you have individual electric needs for your booth, please complete Edlen Electric’s ordering form . Please contact Edlen directly at anaheim@edlen.com or 626/844-0785 for questions and more information.

Host Hotel:
Hilton Pasadena
168 South Los Robles Ave
Pasadena, California 91101
626/577-1000
The Hilton Pasadena is a five-minute walk from the convention center.

Rate: $179.00 single/double
Cutoff date for the group rate: Friday, March 23, 2018

You may make reservations online through our personalized page  or call in at 800/445-8667 and reference group code GLANCF.

Contact Information:
For more information regarding the Los Angeles National College Fair, email Sarah Smith or call at 703/299-6853.

Promote this Fair!

Thank you for your interest in NACAC’s National College Fairs. 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! ​​

English Poster

Spanish Poster

Postcard

Workshop Schedule

Los Angeles NCF Workshop Schedule

The College Counseling Center is located in Ballroom A

9:15 a.m.-10 a.m.
Ballroom B - Making College Affordable One Family at a Time
Ballroom C - College Sports Recruiting 101
Ballroom D - The Gap Year: Pros and Cons of Putting College Off

10:15 a.m.-11 a.m.
Ballroom B - How to Write an Amazing Common App Personal Statement
Ballroom C - The Secret Entrance to UCLA and Berkeley: Community College Transfer Options
Ballroom D - Tips for Applying to Performing and Visual Arts Schools

11:15 a.m.-12 p.m.
Ballroom B - How to Get Free Money for College
Ballroom C - Free Summer Programs to Help You Stand Out on Your Application
Ballroom D - Secrets to Increasing Your ACT/SAT Score

6:45 p.m.-7:30 p.m.
Ballroom B - College Sports Recruiting 101
Ballroom C - How to Write an Amazing Common App Personal Statement
Ballroom D - How to Get Free Money for College

7:45 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
Ballroom B - Tips for Applying to Performing and Visual Arts Schools
Ballroom C - How to Find the Right College For You
Ballroom D - Secrets to Increasing Your ACT/SAT Score

ONSITE LOCATOR GUIDE

Download the onsite locator guide. This guide includes the colleges and universities that will be attending the fair and an exhibit hall map of where you can find them.

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