Shaping Tomorrow’s Leaders for Lifetime Success

NCSL is a two-day student leadership conference featuring world-class keynote presentations, career development resources, networking opportunities, and engaging workshops that provide concrete skills and strategies to effectively lead on campus and beyond.

  • Each year we take input from all perspectives and seek out speakers that are innovative, diverse, and inspiring.  
  • Our student-centered conference is designed to get attendees thinking and making a difference. Students will leave encouraged and equipped to enter the workforce with confidence.  
  • Let’s face it, we all learn better when we’re relaxed and confident. We provide social activities and foster a supportive environment. 

Fees Per Person

Postmarked on or before:1 to 5 people6 to 10 people11 to 15 people16 or more people
Standard Rate$729/ea.$729/ea.$729/ea.$729/ea.

Registration includes:

Inspiring Keynotes

Our keynote speakers will give you the tools you need to succeed in today’s ever-changing world. 


Choose from a variety of workshops that will help you develop the skills you need to succeed in college and beyond. 

Advisor Programming

Exclusive programming just for Student Affairs Professionals and Advisors will give you hands-on leadership and facilitation training.

Networking Opportunities

Meet and network with other attendees and presenters who share your passion for student leadership.


Enjoy breakfast on Saturday and lunch on Friday and Saturday, plus a fun networking reception on Friday evening.

Interactive Evening Program

Let loose and have fun with an interactive evening program that you won’t forget. 

Conference App

Customize your experience before the conference and access resources when you return home. 

Certificate of Attendance

You’ll receive a certificate of attendance to add to your resume. 

Past Attendees Recommend NCSL:

NCSL Members get one FREE conference registration for a student advisor at your campus*.

*Contact for details. 

To qualify for multiple registration discounts, all registrations from an organization must be submitted together.

If you wish to register now, but don’t know which individuals will be attending, write “to be named” in the name field and notify us later of the correct name. Call in advance for on-site registrations. Substitutions and name changes can be made at any time.

Note: When paying by credit card, the charge will appear as “Magna Publications, Inc.”

Questions? You can reach Magna Publications customer support Monday through Friday, from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Central at 800-433-0499 (US and Canada only) 608-246-3590 (outside US and Canada)

More Ways to Register

Printable Registration Form. Download this form to type in registration information.
A registration form is required for each individual attending.

There are 3 ways to return the form:



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Madison, WI 53704



Cancellation Policy:

Cancellation Policy: Full refunds will be given for cancellations received by October 4, 2024. Cancellations received after October 4, 2024  are subject to a $150 service charge per person. Canceling a registration after November 8, 2024 will require payment of the full registration fee. Persons who sign up for the conference but do not attend will be charged the full registration price.

Substitutions and name changes can be made at any time. All cancellations must be received in writing. You can also email your cancellation notice to our customer service department at Include “Cancellation for 2024 NCSL” in the subject line.

International Attendees: Letter of Invitation

If you do not live in the United States and wish to attend one of our conferences, you may need to secure a visitor visa. Advance travel planning and early visa application are important since applications are subject to a greater degree of scrutiny than in the past. If you need a letter of invitation, you can download it herePlease Note: we do not provide personalized letters of invitation. Attendees who are citizens of Visa Waiver Program participating countries generally do not need a letter of invitation. Please visit the U.S. Department of State’s website for complete information on how to apply for a visitor visa.