Middle States Commission on Higher Education



MSCHE 2018 Annual Conference
November 28-30, 2018


Washington Marriott Wardman Park Hotel
Washington DC


About the Conference

The Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE), will hold its annual conference November 28-30, 2018, at the Washington Marriott Wardman Park Hotel in Washington DC. Additional information regarding this conference (including a complete preliminary program along with registration and hotel information) will be available in late August 2018.

Call for Presentations

Presentation applications are being accepted for this year's conference in the following general institutional areas: (1) mission/goals; (2) ethics/integrity; (3) design/delivery of student learning; (4) student support; (5) student learning assessment; (6) institutional planning and resource allocation; or (7) governance. Perspectives on these seven general topics are welcome from various institutional types (community colleges; public, private, non-profit, and for-profit institutions; research universities, etc.), and are expected to share research results, best practices, or conceptual analyses.

If you are interested in submitting a proposal for a session that addresses one of the above areas, please submit your application and abstract no later than April 20, 2018. Click HERE for additional information and the application form. Note, presentation applications will only be accepted from MSCHE member institutions. Applications from non-member institutions or commercial entities will not be considered.

Call for Exhibits

If your company provides products and services specifically designed for or customarily used in colleges and universities for administration or teaching, we hope you will consider joining us for this year's conference. The 2017 Annual Conference attracted over 1270 college and university presidents, provosts, chief academic officers, chief financial officers, directors of student assessment, institutional researchers, faculty and others. Click HERE for additional information and application materials.

Note to all potential attendees and exhibitors regarding hotel reservations. Registrants and exhibitors at this year's Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE) Annual Conference may receive phone calls from companies claiming to be affiliated with MSCHE's 2018 Annual Conference. Please be advised that MSCHE only contracts hotel services for the 2018 Annual Conference directly with the Washington Marriott Wardman Park Hotel. No other company is authorized by MSCHE to provide hotel reservations for this meeting.  MSCHE is not connected in any way with other companies claiming to represent or provide hotel services for the organization. Potential attendees and exhibitors will be provided with hotel reservation information (including the hotel's direct Internet link and phone number) later this summer in both the printed Preliminary Program and on the MSCHE website.)

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Middle States Commission on Higher Education, 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104-2680; Telephone: (267) 284-5000