2019 Conference

The Tri-State Consortium of Opportunity Programs in Higher Education (NJ/NY/PA) 15th Biennial Conference was held in Long Island, New York from April 13 – 17, 2019 at the Long Island Marriott, 101 James Doolittle Boulevard, Uniondale, NY 11553. The theme was Creating New Futures by Educating and Liberating for Life in an Era of Change.

New this year was a mobile guide on Guidebook! Participants could access the most up-to-date information about our event, including schedules, maps, and much more. Read about this update and other conference news items at the bottom of the page. Read about the speakers here.

Tri-State Conference registration ended on February 20, 2019. When reserving your room, simply mention that you are with the Tri-State Consortium and you will receive a discounted rate of $159 per night plus state and local fees and taxes; all reservations must be accompanied with a major credit card. In order to take advantage of the $159 rate, reservations must be made no later than Friday, March 22, 2019.

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Breaking Conference News


The 15th Biennial Tri-State Consortium of Opportunity Programs in Higher Education Conference has gone mobile! We’re excited to announce we ...
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Advertise or become a Vendor

Interested in advertising at this year's event? We invite your respective campus programs, external organizations, friends and colleagues to consider ...
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Speaker List Updated

The conference team continues to update the slate of speakers for the 2019 Conference. Check out the 2019 speaker page ...
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Updated Hotel Registration Link

If you were trying to register for the conference and had problems with the hotel link, please try this one ...
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2019 Tri-State Conference Tentative Schedule

Saturday, April 13, 2019 2:00 pm  -  6:00 pm: Pre-Conference Leadership Institute* (* = Participants must have applied and have ...
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Submit Your Proposal

The Tri-State Conference Request for Proposals has been extended to January 18, 2019. The theme for the conference is "Creating ...
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Apply for the 2019 Leadership Institute

The Leadership Institute is designed to meet the needs of new directors, assistant directors, counseling coordinators, tutoring coordinators, and those ...
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Register for the Conference

Tri-State Conference Registration is now open. Regular registration ends on February 20, 2019. The conference will take place at the ...
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