Fair Set-up Hours:
Wednesday, February 8, 2017
3 p.m.-5 p.m.
Thursday, February 9, 2017
7 a.m.-8:30 a.m.
Estimated Attendance: 11,500
All vehicles can access Ft. Duquesne Boulevard via the 10th Street bypass. The loading/unloading entrance is located on Ft. Duquesne Boulevard, between 9th and 10th Streets.
Exposition Services provided by:
APA Exposition Services, 412.681.3110, email@example.com
Material Handling Form
Authorized Shipping Address:
Institution Name/Booth Number
Pittsburgh National College Fair
February 9-10, 2017
C/O APA Exposition Services
20 – 39th Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15201
Material Handling Charge: *
Shipping is $68.00 + PA sales tax, per 100 lbs (minimum is 200 lbs). Advanced freight will not be accepted without the Material Handling Authorization and Payment Policy Forms on file with APA, Inc. Tax-exempt organizations must have a PA tax exemption certificate on file for tax credits.
*Rates are subject to change. Contact APA Exposition Services for current forms and rates at 412/681-3110 or by email.
Shipping Deadline: All materials must be received by Friday, February 3, 2017
Electrical services are supplied exclusively through the David L. Lawrence Convention Center. Order forms are available online.
The Westin Convention Center Hotel
1000 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
412/281-3700 or 800/WESTIN1
The hotel is located 17 miles from Pittsburgh International Airport. The Westin Convention Center Hotel is connected via enclosed skywalk to the convention center. Westin recently merged with Marriott hotels and Marriott reward points can be earned by booking at this hotel.
Rate: $164 Single/$184 Double
Deadline: Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Call in reservations or click on the link to receive the NACAC rate.
NACAC has a long standing relationship with the Tribune-Review, the printer of our onsite 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 Sarah Cullen at firstname.lastname@example.org. The deadline for submission is January 9, 2017
For more information regarding this National College Fair, email Amber Nichols or call at 571/551-5275.
Thank you for your interest in NACAC’s National College Fairs. Help us promote this fair far and wide! Newsletters and posters are available for wide distribution. 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!
2017 Pittsburgh NCF Workshop Sessions
Topic Day Time
College Selection Process 2/9 9:30am, 10:30am, 5:30pm, 7:45pm
2/10 9:30am, 10:30am
College Essay Writing 2/9 10:30am, 6:45pm
Financial Aid Process 2/9 10:00am, 11:00am, 6:45pm, 7:45pm
2/10 10:00am, 11:00am
Getting Ready for the SAT 2/9 10:00am