Corporate Involvement

Who is NASPA?

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NASPA is the professional home for the field of student affairs. Together, we are dedicated to fulfilling the promise of higher education through our guiding principles of Integrity, Innovation, Inclusion, and Inquiry. We place students at the center of our work, serving the field through exceptional professional development, research to take on our biggest challenges, advocacy for inclusive and equitable practices and communities, and nurturing networks and pipelines to mentor, rejuvenate, and support. We invite you to review the below opportunities and explore with us what the best strategy is for your organization to educate our membership about your products and/or services.

Our Members

Total number of members: 13,000 plus


Professional Level

  • Undergraduate
  • Graduate
  • New Professional
  • Mid-Level Professional
  • Senior-Level Professional
  • AVP/#2
  • VPSA
  • Other, Executive
  • Graduate Preparation Faculty
  • Retired

What area of student affairs:

  • Career and Workforce Development
  • Civic Engagement
  • Equity, Inclusion, and Social Justice
  • Student Financial Wellness
  • Health, Safety, and Well-being
  • Policy and Advocacy
  • Student Success
  • Supporting the Profession


Purchasing Power of various departments or areas including:

  • senior student affairs officers
  • housing
  • orientation
  • conduct
  • student safety
  • counseling
  • fundraising
  • alcohol & other drug
  • support for military
  • Title IX compliance
  • student activities
  • student unions
  • dining services
  • multicultural affairs
  • career services
  • and more


2,100 institutions that serve a market of over 15.6 million students with an annual purchasing power of $20 billion


Virtual Engagement Opportunities

NASPA is pleased to offer a multitude of options for your company to reach the membership. No matter what your budget is, there is an option waiting for you to get in front of NASPA members. Below are are some exciting new opportunities. Please contact Fred Comparato for more information.

Sponsored Online Learning Session

NASPA has successfully pivoted to a first-class virtual educational experience for the student affairs profession. Take advantage of this engaged audience and provide to the membership a thought provocative online learning session. Sponsored sessions are offered to the membership just one time a month. Through this opportunity, NASPA will promote your sponsored learning session to the membership, facilitate it and provide your company a list of those who registered and attended. In addition, your session will be available on the NASPA web site for 12 months for members to view.

Download the Sponsored Online Learning Session Application

Recent Sponsored Online Learning:

How the University of Pittsburgh is Bridging Academic and Student Affairs to Construct a More Inclusive, Personalized, and Unified Student Experience, sponsored by Suitable

NASPA Sponsored Webinars

Don’t have the bandwidth to conduct your own unique webinar but still want to get your service/product out to a group that is already interested in a relevant topic?  Sponsoring a current NASPA webinar is a perfect opportunity to directly reach an audience that is interested in your specific niche market. These sessions are coordinated by the NASPA staff. Visit the NASPA Virtual Learning and Engagement section of the website for the list of upcoming NASPA webinars.

Interested in promoting your product during  one of the upcoming NASPA webinars begins, please let us know.

Download the Sponsored NASPA Webinar Application

Virtual Product Showcase

The NASPA Virtual Product Showcase Series is an opportunity for NASPA members seeking resources in preparation for a successful  academic year. Our members want an easy way to learn about company solutions without being inundated with multiple emails and appointments. Use this unique platform as a way to connect with members and demonstrate why your product can be their solution! 

Sponsors are offered the opportunity to showcase their products and services focusing on pressing student affairs topics through live webinars. These webinars will offer an opportunity to demonstrate the utility of the product or service. NASPA members will be invited, free of charge, to the NASPA Virtual Product Showcase to participate in sponsor’s virtual presentations. The first Showcase was held July 14 and 15 and the second series of this Showcase was held September 15 and 16.  Interested in participating in a next product showcase? 

Download the May Product Showcase Application

Application Deadline:  April 5th, 2021


E-Mails to Membership

The NASPA E-Mail Marketing opportunity is an opportunity for NASPA members seeking resources in preparation for a successful 2020 - 2021 academic year. Our members want an easy way to learn about company solutions without being inundated from multiple emails from outside companies.  Let NASPA send the email to the membership on behalf of your company! This process will have a much more meaningful impact rather than your company randomly sending emails to student affairs departments. Use this unique platform as a way to connect with members and demonstrate why your product/services can be their campus solution! 

Download the E-mail to Membership Application

Solutions Center (365 days/year product guide)

When members call the NASPA office and ask if we have a recommendation for a particular product or service, where can we direct them? For those companies who are already participating at one of our 3 largest events, NASPA will provide its very own unique 365 days/year Solutions Center as a resource. Solutions Center Information coming soon.

Digital Advertising Options

Looking for impactful advertising opportunities to reach NASPA’s more than 13,000 members and 17,000 subscribers? Below are our resourceful advertising options and samples. If you would you like to advertsie with NASPA, please contact Kristie Jacobsen-Jerde.

Leadership Exchange

This quarterly magazine is a vital source of information and opinion for key DECISION MAKERS and influencers at colleges and universities worldwide.

 Click on the magazine to view past issues:




Ad Specifications and Leadership Exchange information

NASPA Weekly Update and Conference Attendee Emails

The Community Update is our serial Wednesday newsletter that touches on current events, upcoming professional development opportunities and new initiatives.

Conference Attendee Emails are a series of conference update emails sent to all conference attendees leading up to a conference.

Sample Copy of NASPA Weekly Update

Sample Copy of a Conference Attendee Email 

Ad Specifications and Banner Ad Information


Retargeted Marketing

Our audience becomes your audience with retargeting. Get direct access to NASPA website visitors and retarget them with your brand's ads anywhere they visit online.


Larger NASPA Events

Getting invovled at NASPA’s three largest events creates the opportunity for you to reach over 10,000 members. Explore the below opportunites to see how you can engage witgh our members.

2021 NASPA Virtual Conference March 17-26, 2021

Our goals for the 2021 NASPA Virtual Conference are clear:

  • Create the best, most innovative, super engaging, fun, virtual learning event you have ever attended,

  • Set a pricing structure that makes it affordable for every single NASPA member, and

  • Create a virtual space for the LARGEST gathering of student affairs and higher education leaders in the world!

Look for upcoming virtual exhibit and sponsorship opportunities that will focus on how the 2021 NASPA Virtual Conference can provide unique opportunities for your company/organization to reach your target audience as well as show a rewarding rate of return on your support! 

Please contact Fred Comparato for more information.

NASPA Virtual Strategies Conferences January 12 - 15, 2021

The Strategies Conferences, provide student affairs practitioners with the knowledge and skills to effectively address collegiate alcohol and drug abuse prevention, mental health, sexual violence prevention and response, and well-being through a variety of comprehensive and integrative learning opportunities.

Visit the Strategies Conferences website for more exhibitor/sponsorship information.

Please contact Kristie Jacobsen Jerde for more information.



NASPA Conferences on Student Success in Higher Education Date TBD, 2021

The Conferences on Student Success in Higher Education focuses on assessment, persistence and data analytics, closing the achievement gap, first-generation student success, student financial wellness.  

Please contact Fred Comparato for more information.

VPSA and AVP Events

NASPA meets the professional and personal development needs of its most senior members through high-quality and high-touch offerings exclusively for vice presidents for student affairs and/or associate/assistant vice presidents. Please review the upcoming programs designed for campus decision-makers, and contact Fred Comparato for sponsorship opportunities.

2021 NASPA Vice Presidents for Student Affairs Virtual Institute (held during the 2021 NASPA Virtual Conference)

More information coming soon.

2021 NASPA Virtual Institute for New AVPs January 4-22, 2021

The 2021 offering of the NASPA Institute for New AVPs is going virtual! The NASPA Institute for New AVPs is a foundational learning and networking experience designed to support and develop AVPs in their unique and challenging roles on campus. The Institute is appropriate for AVPs and other senior-level "number twos" who report to the highest-ranking student affairs officer and who have been serving in their first AVP/"number two" position for not longer than two years. Over an eighteen-day period, members of the institute cohort will engage with the faculty, one another, and institute content through a blend of live engagement and on-demand, asynchronous opportunities.

Content Specific Smaller Events (Trending Topics in Higher Education)

NASPA hosts multiple smaller virtual events throughout the year that focus on the trending topics that are occurring in higher education. Have a specialized area of expertise? Check out the upcoming events below. Please contact Kristie Jacobsen Jerde for more information.

NASPA Symposium on Military-Connected Students February 25-27, 2021

The NASPA Symposium on Military-Connected Students is the association’s premiere event designed for student affairs practitioners supporting military-connected students. The symposium is your exclusive opportunity to share evidence-based practices from your campus or organization. Learn from leading researchers in the field and engage with other professionals committed to supporting military-connected students.

Check back often—we'll be making updates on a rolling basis.

Civic Learning and Democratic Engagement Meeting June 2-4 and June 9-11

The 2021 Civic Learning and Democratic Engagement Meeting brings together faculty, student affairs professionals, students, senior campus administrators, and community partners. Together we will ensure that students graduate from our colleges and universities, both public and private, prepared to be the informed, engaged citizens our communities and our democracy need. 

NASPA Educational Partnerships

The ultimate goal of our NASPA Partners is to help support NASPA’s mission, which is the principal source of leadership, scholarship, professional development, and advocacy for student affairs.

NASPA is proud to announce a new Educational Partnership Program, that will provide unique collaborative opportunities with our corporate friends.  We are open to conversations with thought leaders who are interested in a more comprehensive, multi-year plan that will strategically benefit both NASPA’s members and our partners. Interested in starting a discussion? Please contact Fred Comparato for more information.

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Corporate Development Team