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Austin Performing and Visual Arts College Fair

  • Event Details:

    Location:
    St. Edward’s University – UFCU Alumni Gym
    3001 S Congress Ave
    Austin, TX 78748

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  • Fair Hours:

    Sunday, October 20, 2019

    October 20, 2019
    1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

  • Contact Us:

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

Exhibitor Information

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Location:
St. Edward's University 
UFCU Alumni Gym
3001 S Congress Ave
Austin, TX 78704
512/448-8400

Please note that the above address is not the exact address of the UFCU Alumni Gym. The university only has one campus address. See a map of the campus with the UFCU Alumni Gym circled in red here.

Fair Hours:
Sunday, October 20, 2019
1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Transportation, Directions, and Parking:

From Austin-Bergstrom International Airport:
Continue to TX-71 W (1.5 mi). Follow TX-71 W to E Ben White Blvd. Take the exit toward TX-275 Loop/S Congress Ave from TX-71 W (4.9 mi). Follow E Ben White Blvd and S Congress Ave to University (1.3 mi).

Further directions to St. Edward’s University can be found here

As mentioned, St. Edward’s University only has one address; 3001 S Congress Ave is not the exact address of the UFCU Alumni Gym. See a map of the campus with the UFCU Alumni Gym circled in red here

An interactive map with the UFCU Alumni Gym can also be viewed here

Parking is $5.00 per day and must be paid online in advance. You must use St. Edward’s University’s online link. You will need your license plate number. The university uses license plate recognition technology to issue ePermits. There are no on-site attendants or pay boxes.

Once you have paid your ePermit online, you will be able to park in any of the standard ePermit lots. A full parking lot map can be viewed here. Please park in any of the green lots.

Fair Set-up Hours:
Sunday, October 20, 2019
11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Loading/Unloading:
There is no access to a loading dock, but there is ample temporary parking in front of the UFCU Alumni Gym should you wish to load materials in and out.

Shipping Information:
Please clearly mark and address all packages to:

SEU Recreation and Wellness
c/o Andy Lemons
3001 S Congress Ave
Austin, TX 78704

(Your institution)
NACAC Austin PVA Fair

Shipping Deadline:
All materials should be shipped to arrive between Thursday, October 10 and Wednesday, October 16, 2019.

Nearby Hotels:
Omni Austin Hotel at Southpark 
4140 Governors Row
Austin, TX 78744
512/448-2222
(1.4 mi from St. Edward’s University)

SpringHill Suites by Marriott Austin South 
4501 S IH 35 Frontage Rd
Austin, TX 78744
512/441-8270
(2.0 mi from St. Edward’s University)

Hyatt Regency Austin 
208 Barton Springs Rd.
Austin, TX 78704
512/477-1234
(2.4 mi from St. Edward’s University)

Hospitality:
Please note that we provide water for exhibitors at the Performing and Visual Arts College Fairs. We encourage you to bring your own snacks and beverages as needed.

Contact Information:
For more information regarding this fair, email Elizabeth Hudnall or call 703/299-6825.

Workshop Information

ATTEND THE PRE-FAIR WORKSHOP

Talent Development Tips: A Key to College Admissions, Scholarships, and Personal Fulfillment (12 p.m. - 12:45 p.m.)

Location: Trustee Hall Room 104

Topic Description:
Join Ted Talk speaker, college admissions expert, former Princeton interviewer, and artist Anjali Maazel for a practical session on planning stellar arts applications. Will include timelines, case studies of admitted students, and Q&A. Bring your questions and concerns!

Presenter Bio:
Anjali is the founder and CEO of Anja Education Consultants, which offers outstanding test prep and college admissions guidance to families around the world. Her mission is to empower parents and teens with the most relevant information on 21st Century job skills and careers, the importance of life purpose in making educational decisions, and a way to prioritize wellbeing and long term success. She is invited to speak at middle and high schools in the US and abroad, including most recently Westlake High School in Austin and the Lycée Stanislas in Nice, France. Anjali is committed to promoting equal access to education for all and works pro bono in underserved communities. She is also the proud mother of a thriving graduate student. Watch Anjali’s Ted Talk.

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