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West Michigan In-Person National College Fair

  • Event Details:

    Location:
    DeVos Place Conference Center
    303 Monroe Ave. NW
    Grand Rapids, MI 49503
    616/742-6500

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  • Fair Hours:

    Monday, March 28, 2022

    March 28, 2022
    8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

    March 28, 2022
    6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

  • Directions and Parking:

    Public Transportation:

    Once in Grand Rapids, the city has some of the best transportation systems in the country. They have several public transportation options, and the Downtown Area Shuttle (DASH) will take you directly to the DeVos place for free. The DASH Norths stops at the DeVos place, among many other popular Grand Rapids sites, every eight minutes, making downtown very accessible. Find out more information

  • Contact Us:

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

Exhibitor Information

Fair Location:
DeVos Place Convention Center
303 Monroe Avenue, Northwest
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

Fair Hours:
Monday, March 28, 2022
8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
6 p.m. – 8 p.m.

Transportation, Directions and Parking:
The DeVos Place is located on the Grand River in downtown Grand Rapids. The closest airport is the Gerald R. Ford International Airport, just 13 miles away.

For those driving from the North or South, the DeVos Place is located just off the Pearl Street Exit on US-131. Take Pearl Street to Monroe Avenue. For those driving from the East or West, take the Ottawa/Downtown exit off I-196. Turn right onto Michigan Street, and the entrance to the DeVos Place parking ramp will be on your left just past Monroe Avenue before you cross the river.

The Devos Place has parking located under the convention center, and access to the parking lot is on Michigan and Lyon Street. Please note you can no longer access the underground parking garage if you are heading West on Michigan Street. No left-hand turns are permitted due to a permanent concrete beam installed for a new crosswalk. There are many other parking options near the DeVos Place. For more information on parking, visit the DeVos Place parking webpage.

Once in Grand Rapids, the city has some of the best transportation systems in the country. They have several public transportation options, and the Downtown Area Shuttle (DASH) will take you directly to the DeVos place for free. The DASH Norths stops at the DeVos place, among many other popular Grand Rapids sites, every eight minutes, making downtown very accessible. Find out more information

 

Host Hotels:
Amway Grand Plaza 
187 Monroe Avenue, Northwest
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
NACAC group rate: $159 / night

Reserve your room online by using NACAC's personalized hotel link.

Reservation rate cutoff date: Friday, March 4, 2022.

The Amway Grand Plaza is connected via skywalk to the DeVos Place.

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AC Marriott
50 Monroe Avenue
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
NACAC group rate: $159 / night

Reserve your room online by using NACAC's personalized hotel link.

Reservation rate cutoff date: Friday, March 4, 2022.

The AC Marriott is a 0.2 mi walk to DeVos Place.

Contact Information:
For more information regarding the West Michigan National College Fair, email Gracy Olmeda.