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Milwaukee National College Fair

  • Event Details:

    Location:
    Wisconsin Center
    400 W Wisconsin Ave
    Milwaukee, WI 53203

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  • Fair Hours:

    Sunday, September 30, 2018

    September 30, 2018
    3 p.m. to 6 p.m.

  • Directions and Parking:

    We recommend booking convenient and affordable parking in advance through SpotHero, the nation’s leading parking reservation app.

    To reserve your parking spot for the Milwaukee National College Fair, visit the Wisconsin Center SpotHero Parking Page and book a spot with rates up to 50% off drive-up.

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  • Contact Us:

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

Exhibitor Information

Location:
Wisconsin Center
Exhibit Hall D
400 West Wisconsin Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53203
414/908-6000

Fair Hours:
Sunday, September 30, 2018
3 p.m. – 6 p.m.

Transportation, Directions and Parking:
Find directions and parking information for the Wisconsin Center
There are a number of parking facilities with varying rates near the Wisconsin Center.
The closest lot is across from the facility, off of Wells Street, between 4th and 6th (500 W. Wells Street). The rate is $15/day, without in/out privileges. If using this lot, use the facility entrance at 4th and Wells to reach the exhibit hall.

Fair Set-up Hours:
Saturday, September 29, 2018
3 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Sunday, September 30, 2018
1 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Estimated Attendance: 4,000

Loading/Unloading:
Exhibitors that have more materials than can be carried by a personal handcart must enter the loading and unloading ramp located at 850 N. 6th Street. There is a 20 minute loading/unloading time limit in this area. Any exhibitors who have questions should call Kelly Delo at 414/908-6053.

Exposition Services Provided by: Valley Expo and Displays, 877/332-4292.

EXHIBITOR KIT

Shipping Information:
Authorized Shipping Address:
Your Name/Institution
Booth Number
NACAC Milwaukee National College Fair 2018
YRC Freight
c/o Valley Expo & Displays
6880 South Howell Avenue
Oak Creek, WI 53154

Shipping Deadline:
The advance price deadline is Saturday, September 8, 2018. All orders must be received with payment to receive the advance prices.
Valley Expo & Displays will begin accepting freight on September 5, 2018. The last day freight will be accepted is September 26, 2018.

Material Handling Charge:*
Please refer to the Valley Expo & Displays Exhibitor Kit for Material Handling Rates. *Rates are subject to change without notice.

Electrical Service:
Electrical services are supplied exclusively through Wisconsin Center District. Order forms are available by calling Kelly Delo at 414/908-6053 or your order maybe placed online.

Host Hotel:
Hyatt Regency Milwaukee
333 W. Kilbourn Ave.
Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53203
414/276-1234 or 888/421-1442
The Hyatt Regency is located one block from the Wisconsin Center and connected via skybridge.
Rate: $135 Single/Double
Deadline: Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Please call 1-888/421-1442 to make your reservation and to receive the NACAC rate (mention “National Association for College Admission Counseling” as the group to get the rate when calling in) or use the NACAC personalized reservation webpage.

Authorized Media:
NACAC has a long standing relationship with the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 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 Mark Missurelli at mmissurelli@gannett.com.

Contact Information:
For more information regarding this National College Fair, email Jason Smith or call 703/299-6856.

Workshop Schedule

3:30-4:15 PM SESSIONS 

Financial Aid 101 - Room 203C 
Presented by: Angela Sarni – Associate Director of Financial Aid, Mount Mary University 

The College Search (Applications and Admissions) – Room 203D 
Presented by Amanda Virzi – Director of College Access at Gateway Technical College 

Writing the College Essay – Room 203B 
Presented by: Sharon Koenings – College Counselor and Head of School at Brookfield Academy  

The College Transfer Process (for transfer students) – Room 203A 
Presented by: Joel Buschmann – Transfer and Adult Student Admission Representative, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee 

 

 4:30-5:15 PM SESSIONS:  

Financial Aid 101 - Room 203C 
Presented by: Angela Sarni – Associate Director of Financial Aid, Mount Mary University 

The College Search (Applications and Admissions) – Room 203D 
Presented by Amanda Virzi – Director of College Access at Gateway Technical College 

Writing the College Essay – Room 203B 
Presented by: Sharon Koenings – College Counselor and Head of School at Brookfield Academy  

The College Transfer Process (for transfer students) – Room 203A 
Presented by: Joel Buschmann – Transfer and Adult Student Admission Representative, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee 

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! ​​

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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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