IASFAA Conference LogoOctober 27-29, 2021

The Hotel at Kirkwood Center
7725 Kirkwood Blvd SW
Cedar Rapids, IA 52404
319-848-8700 or 877-751-5111 (Ask for IASFAA block)
$119/night + taxes and fees
Deadline October 5, 2021

Final Agenda (updated 10/18/2021)

Registration has closed in order to provide accurate meal counts for COVID-friendly plated meals.


NEW - Business Officer Track

Business Officers are invited to attend the IASFAA Conference on Thursday, October 28th for a day of training and professional development.  Come network with Business Officers from other schools and attend sessions presented by Federal Student Aid and your colleagues across Iowa to learn best practices and solutions.  Your one-day registration of $85 covers your lunch, snacks and refreshments, breakout sessions, keynote speaker, access to vendors, and a presentation on implicit bias.

Registration/Meal Changes

To keep conference costs low, it is important to attend meals and events that you selected during registration.  If you need to make a change to your meal selection, please contact Mary Jacobsen ([email protected]) or Chris Ditter ([email protected]).  If you need to cancel/change your conference registration, please email Shelly Brimeyer ([email protected]).

Fall Conference Handouts 

Building Leadership Skills
Challenge to Change
Change Management
Federal Update
Financial Aid Resources
Getting Involved with your Association
Implicit Bias and Financial Aid Administration
NASFAA Update (available after the conference)
R2T4 - Oops, They Did it Again
State Attorney General
Understanding White Privilege
Work Study Best Practices

Business Officers - Administering Disbursements
Business Officers - Collaborating Across Campus
Business Officers - Payment Plan Systems



2019 Fall Conference Presentations

2019 Spring Conference Presentations