Convention & Hotel Registration
Presidents, athletics directors, assistant and associate athletics directors, faculty athletics representatives, conference commissioners and campus character representatives are required to register for the convention. The registration fee includes access to general sessions and workshops and meals such as the Devotional Huddle, Awards Banquet, Keynote reception and other social events. The fee also covers special events and registration materials. The guest fee is available to those who would like to bring their spouses to the banquets and special events.
Registration fees for the 2018 NAIA National Convention are:
• Convention Fee: $525, $125 for guests
Register now for the NAIA National Convention.
Make reservations at Sheraton Kansas City Hotel at Crown Center
The group rate is $152 a night. You may also call (816) 841-1000 to make reservations and mention the NAIA National Convention to receive the group rate. The Sheraton Crown Center hotel NAIA room block has a few rooms left. We advise you check back with the Sheraton on a regular basis as more rooms may become available in the block. There are more rooms available at the Sheraton, but not in the room block. There are some king executive rooms available at $192 a night.
Area hotels with room availability:
Home2Suites by Hilton at 2001 Main Street, Kansas City, Missouri, 64108 (down the street from the Sheraton) has rooms available. Please visit this link at http://home2suites3.hilton.com/en/hotels/missouri/home2-suites-kansas-city-downtown-MKCDOHT/index.html or call 816-987-7300 to book a room. There is no NAIA rate available; just best available rate.**
Fairfield Inn and Suites at 3001 Main Street, Kansas City, Missouri (down the street from the Sheraton) has rooms available. Please visit this link at http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/mciun-fairfield-inn-kansas-city-downtown-union-hill/ or call 816-931-5700 to book a room. There is no NAIA rate available: just best available rate**
Westin Crown Center Hotel at 1 East Pershing Road, Kansas City, MO, 64108 (across from the Sheraton) has limited availability. Please visit this link at http://www.westincrowncenterkansascity.com/ or call 888-627-8538 to book a room. There is no NAIA rate available; just best available rate**
Registration after March 13, 2018 will be $575
Requests for refunds will be considered on the following basis:
Requests received through March 13, 2018 will be refunded $475, $100 for guests
Requests received March 13 – April 13, 2018 will be refunded $200, $50 for guests
After April 13, 2018, no refund requests will be considered for attendees and guests
**Please note once a payment method is selected, the NAIA Institution is responsible for the convention payment or any cancellation charges.**