SA 101 Information

The 18th Annual Student Affairs 101 Conference
Student Affairs 101 is a program for undergraduate students and professionals interested in pursuing a career in Student Affairs. Seasoned professionals in the Student Affairs field lead the entire conference and help guide conversations based on where each person is at in their Student Affairs journey.

October 5th & 6th, 2018

Kalahari Hotel & Resort
Wisconsin Dells, WI


2018 SA 101 Registration and Information! 

Register for SA101 by clicking here, or copy & paste this link into your address bar:

Student Affairs 101 registration is $80 and includes the following:

  • Breakfast, lunch, & refreshments on Friday
  • Breakfast & lunch on Saturday
  • All conference sessions and materials
  • Lodging accommodations for Friday night

Payment will be requested at time of registration. Schools are able to pay for multiple students at one time, but will need all participant information during registration. There is an option to pay via check at the end of the registration process. Please make sure you note on the student and advisor registration forms if the name on the check is different than the participant and/or advisor. For questions about payment, please contact WCPA Treasurer, Sheila Keaton, at

Students may submit a specific roommate request at the time of registration, and we will do our best to honor the request, though requests are not guaranteed. WCPA will make all arrangements for lodging, so students will not need to arrange for their accommodations. Please note that WCPA is covering the lodging and resort fee only. Students are responsible for providing the resort with a credit card upon check-in for any incidental charges or room damage.

Advisors accompanying students to Student Affairs 101 may register for $25. Lodging is not included.

Refund Policy

If you need to cancel you registration to our event, you will be reimbursed based on the following schedule:

More than 14 calendar days prior to the start of the event: You are eligible for 100%

14 days or less before the start of the event: You are eligible for 50% reimbursement

SA 101 Schedule

Friday, October 5
8:00 AM Registration and Breakfast Open
9:00-9:30 am Open of Day and Welcome to SA 101
9:45-10:30 am SA 101 Orientation
10:45-11:30 am Attend a Program Session
11:30-12:15pm Lunch and Awards
12:15-1:15 pm WCPA Talks Closing Speaker
1:15-1:30 pm Close of Conference
1:30-2:00 pm
2:00-2:45 pm SA 101: Check in & Sponsor Talks
2:45-3:30 pm Institution Type Panel
3:40-5:00 pm Functional Area Rotations (3:40-4:00 pm, 4:05-4:25 pm, 4:30-5:00 pm)
4:55-5:15 pm SA 101: Check In and Friday Closing

Saturday, October 6
8:00-8:30 am Breakfast
8:30-9:00 am Large Group Talk
9:00-11:35 am Track Sessions
Pathways into the Profession — 1st time attendees, those wanting more exploration
Mapping your Future — Previous attendees, those ready to search
11:40-12:00 pm SA 101 Closing

Hotel Information

Kalahari Hotel & Resort
Wisconsin Dells, WI

SA 101 Questions
For questions related to Student Affairs 101, please contact Stephanie Salazar Kann, WCPA Immediate Past President at