MIDWest 2024

Dubuque, IA

Grand River Center

May 19-21, 2024

Brought to you by the Associations for College Admission Counseling from Minnesota, Iowa, the Dakotas, & Wisconsin.

We are excited to offer a variety of topics throughout our sessions including financial aid and the FAFSA, cross collaboration at institutions and within higher ed, and students' mental health. This year's conference will also host a transfer track-sessions related to transfer topics will be presented during each session time block. 

Conference Registration

Registration Deadline - May 3
Post-Secondary Admission Professional regular- $200
High School Counselor/Grad Students/Independent Education Consultants/CBOs regular-$95

(All hotel blocks were released April 19)
Hotel Julien 798-7098 or 563-556-4200 
Holiday Inn Dubuque/Galena
Grand Harbor Resort (563) 690-4000

Golf Outing Registration

Sunday, May 19
Bunker Hill Golf Course (less than ten minutes from Grand Harbor Resort)
2pm start, 10-15 tee times available
$14, includes cart

Schedule at a Glance

Keynote Speaker

Session Information

This year, the MIDWest ACAC Conference will offer an “Executive Track” of sessions presented by our Platinum Sponsors designed specifically for senior-level Admissions and Enrollment Management leaders. These sessions will occur during the same times as the general session blocks listed on the conference schedule. For more information, please contact John Laverty at [email protected].

 Thank you to our 2024 MIDWest Sponsoring Business Partners

(Logos to be continuously updated.)

(Vendors may not register individual staff or submit session proposals unless the vendor is a confirmed conference sponsor.)

Platinum Sponsors



Gold Sponsors


Bronze Sponsors


Other Contributing Partners



MIDWest Conference Planning Committee Members from Iowa ACAC

Susan Dickinson, University of Iowa, Chair
Autumn Luce, Grand View University, Chair
Nick Kettmann, Kirkwood Community College
Janelle Sperry, University of Iowa
Liz Wessels, John F. Kennedy High School
Sabrina Tapps-Fee, Mount Mercy University
John Laverty, University of Iowa
Maia Augustine, Cornell College
Robbie Stran, Loras College