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National Character & Leadership Symposium

Deadlines & Fees

Dates & Deadlines:

October 3, 2017 – Registration opened to external audience
January 17, 2018 – Registration closed for visiting students
January 22, 2018 – Final payment deadline for visiting students
January 30, 2018 – Registration OPENS to USAFA internal audiences
January 30, 2018 – Speaker Session selection OPENS
January 31, 2018 – Registration CLOSES for external audiences (no new registrants)
February 1, 2018 – Final payment deadline (all)
February 9, 2018 – Registration CLOSES to all audiences (no new registrants)
February 21, 2018 – Out of town guests arrive
February 22, 2018 – NCLS begins
February 23, 2018 – NCLS events conclude

Conference Fees:

$0 Speaker Sessions Only (no meals)**
$120 Basic Meal Package (Includes Dinner Wednesday; breakfast and lunch Thursday; breakfast and lunch Friday; breakfast Saturday)
$150 Basic Meal Package + Symposium Dinner (Includes Dinner Wednesday; breakfast, lunch, and Symposium Dinner Thursday [no student participants]; breakfast and lunch Friday; breakfast Saturday)
$30 Symposium Dinner Only (No Student Participants)

Additional Notes:

USAFA Classes of ’59, ’73 and ’74: $0 registration, even with meal package
Service Academy Cadets & Partnering University Students: $0, even with meal package (includes ROTC cadets only from partnering universities)
Visiting Faculty: $150 mandatory meal fee, includes all meals for duration of stay
Visiting Students staying at USAFA: $40 mandatory meal fee, includes all meals for duration of stay at Cadet Dining Facility “Mitchell Hall”

**We CANNOT process payment for meals once the conference has begun. Please select and pay for a meal package at time of registration, or make other eating arrangements for your time at the symposium.