39th National Student Loans & Financial Services Conference

NOVEMBER 4 - 7, 2018 | Scottsdale, AZ
Hilton Scottsdale Resort & Villas


Come join fellow attendees from other private, public and proprietary colleges, universities, trade and technical schools from throughout the U.S. at the longest running and most prestigious Higher Education Collections Conference. Hear from chosen experts in the fields of federal loan and receivables collections that will share their knowledge, experience and best practices about pertinent topics and the latest regulations and procedures.

Everything about the conference was greatly planned! Great hotel reception, food, vendors, networking opportunities, classroom setting and material.
— 2017 Student Loans Attendee

10 Reasons to attend

  1. Fantastic registration price of $560
  2. Pre-Conference Workshops available
  3. Beautiful Scottsdale, AZ
  4. Network with a nationwide group of your peers
  5. Reach a broad group of potential suppliers and collection agencies
  6. Speakers with real higher education experience 
  7. CPE Credit approved agenda
  8. Great agenda with topics to help your school improve and increase efficiency
  9. Great hotel rate – $179/night
  10. Longest running and most prestigious Higher Education Collections Conference

Who Should Attend

  • Collections
  • Student Loan Collections
  • Accounts Receivable
  • Business Manager
  • Controllers
  • Student Accounts
  • Accounting
  • Bursar
  • Perkins Loans


If you are unable to attend the conference but would like to purchase the electronic handout materials, they may be purchased for $150. The electronic materials will be sent to you one week after the conclusion of the conference.

In an effort to reduce waste and decrease the use of paper products at the meeting, there will be no paper copies of session presentations or handouts at the event. One week before the conference, you will be provided with a web link to the available presentations. At that time, please review them and print the ones you’d like to have at the conference. The presentations will be available online for 6 months after the event.

Smoking Policy Smoking is not permitted during the conference, at meals, refreshment breaks, receptions, in the registration area, or exhibit hall.

Dress Code Business casual dress is suggested for all events.

CPE Credits

NASBA CPE Credit Information
Program Level: Advanced - Builds on Intermediate Bursars Principles
Prerequisites: Prior Work Experience in the Bursars Office
Field of Study: Management Services
Pre-Conference Workshop CPE Credits: 4.8
Conference CPE Credits: 15

Professional Development Group II, Inc. is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have the final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be addressed to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors, 150 Fourth Avenue North, Suite 700, Nashville, TN 37219-2417. Telephone: 615-880-4200.