American Samoa, California, Guam, Hawaii, Nevada, and Northern Mariana Islands

Sessions 2 Go

Learn more about NACADA Region 9’s new FREE, online professional development initiative and the first session, Technology at Your Fingertips: Enhancing Academic Advising Through Digital Access.

2019 Region 9 Election Results

Congratulations to the following newly elected 2019-2021 Region 9 Steering Committee members:
California Liaison – Winnie Tang
Community College Liaison – Thomas McGraw
Social Media Coordinator – Tiffany Schmier
Diversity Coordinator – Anthea Yugawa

2020 Region 9 Conference

Join us April 23-25 at the Renaissance Palm Springs in Palm Springs, California!

Most people think of the stars “above” them. However, in Palm Springs, they are literally everywhere you look. Be sure to set your gaze skyward to revel in the timeless, star-studded beauty of the Palm Springs sky and beautiful mountain scenery. Come to Palm Springs where classic and modern meet and find your advising oasis of endless experiences.

Register Online

For conference schedule, hotel information, travel tips, and more, click the links to the right!

HOTEL UPDATE: Rooms for an overflow have been booked. For information, visit here



Destination to
And Rejuvenate
Your Mind

April 23-25, 2020
Palm Springs, CA

Call for Proposal - closed

Registration Information

Hotel Information

Travel Information


Preconference Workshops

Volunteer Signup

Community Service Project - available soon 

Childcare Information

Fun Things to do in Palm Springs

Exhibitor Opportunities

Sponsorships & Donations

Past/Future Conference

Conference Co-Chairs

Elizabeth Tisdale
University of California-Riverside
(951) 827-2512

Matthew Markin
California State University-San Bernardino
(909) 537-3026

See the entire committee!