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October 2-5, 2023 | University of Georgia Center for Continuing Education & Hotel

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Rates Conference
  Pre-con   Networking
Regular rates (July-conference) members $420   $180   $220   $50  
Regular rates (July-conference) non-members $580   $250   $265   $50  


Airfare: You can fly into Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (80 miles from Athens) or Athens Ben Epps Airport. Check prices from your city!

Transportation: Groome Transportation offers service from Athens to and from the Atlanta Airport with convenient pick-up locations and 22 trips daily. $41 each way. Reservations recommended. Atlanta Airport offers rental cars.

Hotel: The host hotel is the University of Georgia Center for Continuing Education & HotelIndividuals are responsible for making their own hotel reservations and paying for their own room, tax, and incidental charges. Reservations may be made by telephone (1-800-884-1381 or 706-542-2134), or through the Georgia Center website (

If you participate in the pre-conference, you will need to be present by Monday morning.  Otherwise, the conference kicks off with a Welcome Reception on Monday evening and educational sessions begin Tuesday morning.  Thursday will consist of a popular all-group session as well as all-group discussion and networking opportunities, ending by noon.

FoodPer diem for Athens. One lunch will be provided- stay tuned for details.

There are so many restaurants within walking distance of the campus! We have put together a list of all of the great choices for you to choose from when you are here. 

Check out all that Athens, Georgia has to offer! 

Thank you to our sponsors!

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2021 Conference: Back to the Future | October 4-7, 2021 | Virtual

2020 Conference: Keeping Clear Vision in Times of Change | October 12-15, 2020 | Virtual

2019 Conference: Giant Leaps in Youth Protection in Higher Education | October 7-10, 2019 | West Lafayette, Indiana

2018 Conference: Innovate and Elevate: Building Awareness and Developing New Strategies | October 16-19, 2018 | Salt Lake City, Utah

2017 Conference: All In: Advancing Youth Protection in Higher Ed | October 17-20, 2017 | Clemson, South Carolina

2016 Conference: Conference on Youth Programs in Higher Education- Policy & Procedure: Two Step Toward Compliance | October 20-22, 2016 | San Antonio, Texas (hosted by Texas A&M)

2015 Conference: Minors on Campus Conference | October 21-23, 2015 | College Station, Texas (hosted by Texas A&M)

2014 Conference: Minors on Campus Conference | October 25, 2014 | College Station, Texas (hosted by Texas A&M)

2014 Meeting/Conference: Baltimore Meeting on Higher Ed Child Protection | May 12-14, 2014 | Baltimore, MD (hosted by Ann Franke)

We held the first in-person meeting in Baltimore on May 13-14, 2014. The University Risk Management and Insurance Association (URMIA) accepted a proposal for a youth protection panel at its mid-Atlantic regional meeting. We gathered as a group of about 20 people for two separate conversations during that conference.