ALACRAO hosts annual meetings and college fairs at various locations around the state of Alabama. Information about our annual conference and other upcoming events is listed below.

81st Annual Meeting: June 2019 - Florence


June 17- 19, 2019, ALACRAO will explore "Alabama's Renaissance City" at the Marriott Shoals Hotel & Spa. Make plans to join us for our 81st Annual Meeting as we celebrate ALACRAO’s 83rd year in higher education.

Registration for the 2019 ALACRAO Conference is now available. Complete your conference registration here.

ALACRAO has reserved a block of hotel rooms at the Marriott Shoals Hotel & Spa. The conference rate is $120.00 per night and will expire on May 31, 2019. Reserve your hotel room here.

A tentative conference schedule with session title, description and topic area is now available.

Annual Meeting Call for Proposals

We rely on the knowledge and expertise of our 500-plus members to make our conference sessions a success. If you have an idea for a session for an Annual Meeting, we want to hear from you! Remember, sessions must be approximately 45 minutes in length and must be applicable to a broad audience of higher education professionals.

The call for proposals has ended for the 2019 Annual Meeting. You can expect sessions on nearly every topic in enrollment management, student success, FERPA or innovative changes—including student recruitment, admission and registrar, data reporting, higher education trends, student success, financial aid, professional development, and strategic enrollment planning. 

Sponsor the 2019 ALACRAO Conference

ALACRAO thanks you for your willingness to participate in our annual conference.  Please see the link below for sponsorship registration.  For questions regarding sponsorship, please contact Hadley Skalnik at 256.765.4108 or

If your business or organization is interested in purchasing a sponsorship for the 81st ALACRAO conference, please complete the sponsorship registration form.

After submitting your registration form, please submit credit card payment below or mail your check to the following address: Haley Ginn- ALACRAO Treasurer, 700 Pelham Road North 110, Bibb Graves Hall, Jacksonville, AL 36265.

Sponsorship Level

Levels of Sponsorship:

Platinum Level ($1,000+) - Includes conference registration fee, sponsorship of event, exhibit space, name on program, and optional session

Gold Level ($800) - Includes conference registration fee, sponsorship of break, exhibit space, name on program, and optional session

Silver Level ($600) - Includes conference registration fee, exhibit space, name on program, and session

Bronze Level ($400) - Includes conference registration fee, exhibit space and name on program

Friends of ALACRAO ($200) - Includes name on program and recognition during conference