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The 2018 Convention will take place Wednesday, Jan. 17, to Saturday, Jan. 20, just after Martin Luther King Jr. Day and more than a week after the College Football Playoff National Championship.

The JW Marriott Indianapolis, Indianapolis Marriott Downtown, Hyatt Regency Indianapolis, and Westin Indianapolis will provide meeting space and sleeping rooms for the 2018 NCAA Convention.  The Indiana Convention Center and the NCAA Hall of Champions and Conference Center will also house meetings.  In addition, the SpringHill Suites Indianapolis Downtown and Fairfield Inn & Suites Indianapolis Downtown will provide sleeping rooms for Convention attendees.

Registration fee includes all Convention programming and one ticket to the Delegates Reception on Thursday, Jan. 18, and Delegates Breakfasts on Friday, Jan. 19, and Saturday, Jan 20.  In addition, attendees will have the opportunity to purchase one ticket to the Honors Celebration for $20 on a first-come, first-served basis and to receive one complimentary ticket to the Association Luncheon on a first-come, first-served basis. Available tickets can be reserved during the Convention registration process.

Registration fees are refundable minus a $50 fee if canceled before Friday, Dec. 8. The cancellation fee is $100 from Saturday, Dec. 9, through Friday, Jan. 5. Cancellations after Friday, Jan. 5, are not refundable. All deadlines are effective midnight Eastern time.

Registration fees:

Sept. 11-Oct. 10
• NCAA members – $200.
• Non-NCAA members – $500.
• Exploratory member schools – $200.
• Current college students or 2017 graduates – $25.

Oct. 11-Nov. 30
• NCAA members – $325.
• Non-NCAA members – $500.
• Exploratory member schools – $375.
• Current college students or 2017 graduates – $25.

Dec. 1 through on-site registration
• NCAA members – $450.
• Non-NCAA members – $700 (through Dec. 15 only and subject to NCAA approval).
• Exploratory member schools – $500.
• Current college students or 2017 graduates – $25.