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:

Using Students' Voice to Empower Engagement with Badging Programs, sponsored by Anthology

At-Risk Students -- Helping Them Graduate On-time and On-budget, sponsored by StraighterLine

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

Engaging Students in Summer 2020 through Virtual Orientation and Beyond, sponsored by EAB

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 July Product Showcase Application

Application Deadline: June 21, 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.

NASPA Strategies Conferences | January 12-15, 2022

The 2022 NASPA 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 approaches.

Please contact Kristie Jacobsen Jerde for more information.

 

 

NASPA Annual Conference | March 19-23, 2022

Look for upcoming exhibit and sponsorship opportunities this summer that will focus on how the 2022 NASPA Annual Conference will 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.

Conferences on Student Success in Higher Education | June 2022

The 2022 NASPA Conferences on Student Success in Higher Education is a convergence of three conferences in one registration! The conferences will offer outstanding professional development opportunities that will shape your learning experience. Use the #SSHE22 hashtag to connect and engage with potential attendees and presenters across social media!

Visit the 2021 SSHE webpage or 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.

NASPA Institute for New Vice Presidents for Student Affairs | October 10-14, 2021

The 2021 offering of the NASPA Institute for New Vice Presidents for Student Affairs will occur October 10-13, 2021. The Institute is a foundational learning and networking experience that prepares new VPSAs to be strategic decision-makers, highly-effective managers, and transformational leaders.

NASPA Institute for Aspiring Vice Presidents for Student Affairs | January 19-22, 2022

The NASPA Institute for Aspiring Vice Presidents for Student Affairs is an intensive four-day program designed for professionals considering a move to the vice president for student affairs position or for those simply seeking to learn more about the role. It is an application-based program; individuals in mid-level managerial positions or higher are encouraged to apply.

Institute for New AVPs | January 20-22, 2022

The NASPA Institute for New AVPs is a foundational three-day 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.

NASPA AVP Symposium | January 22-24, 2022

The NASPA AVP Symposium is a unique and innovative three-day program designed to support and develop AVPs and other "number twos" in their unique campus leadership roles. Leveraging the vast expertise and knowledge of sitting AVPs, the Symposium will provide high-level content through a variety of participant engagement-oriented session types.

Vice Presidents of Student Affairs Book Mailer

Directly put your promotional item in a book mailer that will go out to all Vice Presidents of Student Affairs. NASPA is currently looking for an organization to sponsor the upcoming VPSA Book Mailer due out this fall!

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.

First-Generation College Celebration | November 8, 2021

An annual opportunity for K-12 and higher education entities, non-profits, corporations, and interested stakeholders to celebrate the outstanding accomplishments of first-gen students, faculty, and staff while bringing awareness to the needs of this population and fostering a strengthened sense of belonging. To date, 200+ institutions have shared their celebrations with us. Interested in sponsoring? Contact Kristie Jacobsen-Jerde.

For more information, visit the First-Generation College Celebration page.

NASPA General Assembly | November 10-13, 2021

The 2021 NASPA General Assembly will take place November 10-13 in Pittsburgh, PA! Students and advisors from across the nation will gather in-person to be inspired, share ideas, and build exceptional peer education programs promoting strategies in health, safety, and student leadership.

NASPA Multicultural Institute | December 9-11, 2021

The NASPA Multicultural Institute, which takes place every two years, brings together student affairs practitioners to share successful practices that establish and strengthen pathways for success for minoritized groups, enhance the innovative praxis of research, theory, and practice, and foster effective civic and democratic engagement for justice.

NASPA Symposium on Military-Connected Students | February 20-22, 2022

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 the exclusive opportunity for military-connected student serving professionals to share evidence-based practices from their campus or organization.

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.

Current Educational Partners

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