Sixteen Days Until UMACRAO!


Our UMACRAO annual conference is just around the corner. This conference will be dedicated to covering a wide spectrum of themes related to “Becoming Agents of Change for Student Success”. The conference – composed of five presentation sessions, two round table discussion sessions, and multiple networking opportunities – tackles important topics concerning Registrar and Admissions offices. Each attendee will identify subjects of interest and will benefit from many fruitful and enriching discussions.

Registration closes Wednesday, October 24, 2018, at 10:00 p.m.

Wednesday, October 24, 2018, is the last day to register for the annual conference. Please note only institutions with paid memberships for 2018-2019 will be eligible for the conference member rate. Need to renew? Let us know how we can help!

The cancellation period ended on October 10. UMACRAO will not be processing refunds for cancellations at this time.

Plan your conference schedule now!

Download the Guidebook app and search for UMACRAO 2018 under “My Guides.” Save the sessions that are of most interest to you to “My Schedule.” View additional information about the conference, philanthropy, conference room layout, our keynote speaker, and our sponsors & vendors. 

Hotel Information

All rooms at The Hotel Kirkwood are sold out. Book your room today at our overflow hotel, Residence Inn Cedar Rapids South. Call (319) 450 – 7647 and tell them you are part of the UMACRAO group to receive the conference rate of $159 per night.


UMACRAO is partnering with Waypoint to put together “Bags of Hope” filled with necessities for individuals who are homeless, nearly homeless, or living in poverty. Join us on Wednesday @ 6:45 p.m. in the ballroom to fill bags of hope. For more information about Waypoint visit our website. Stay tuned for additional information from our Philanthropy Chair, Laura Osborn.

Get Social!

Follow UMACRAO on Twitter, LinkedIn, and Instagram for up – to – date conference information, and networking opportunities – before, during, and after the conference. 

Do you have a pressing question for UMACRAO? Submit your question to Twitter or Guidebook using #AskUMACRAO and you may have your question addressed at the “What Can UMACRAO Do For You” session with Sharlene Allen.