Registration and Fees

Pre-Conference Registration: January 22 - June 7, 2019

Session Rate: $79

Pre-Conference is an opportunity for student leaders to get equipped with the necessary skills and understanding to be able to process the high level curriculum of the PLS Main Event. Ticket price includes lunch, materials, and a PLS survival kit.

Early Bird Registration: January 22 - March 15, 2019

Conference Rate: $299

Hotel Block for 3 nights: $339/ person (double room occupancy)

Regular Registration: March 16, 2019 - May 3, 2019

Conference Rate: $329

Hotel Block for 3 nights: $339/ person (double room occupancy)

Late Registration: May 4, 2019 - June 1, 2019

Conference Rate: $359

Hotel Block for 3 nights: $339/ person (double room occupancy)

PLS + CampusCon Anytime: $1,899.00

This combo deal can be purchased at any time before June 1st at the same price. It include one PLS early bird conference registration and hotel for three nights along with access to the pre-conference at no additional charge. It also includes four tickets at a special rate for the CampusCon conference.

Sessions and Panels

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Our conference attendees receive the latest intel on higher education policy and student leadership through breakout sessions, campus quick-fires, lunch sessions, expert panel discussions, and more!

Whether you’re an incoming or outgoing student body president, you’ll attend sessions designed to meet your leadership and professional needs.

Connector Expo

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We are excited to announce the return of the Connector Expo at PLS19!

This 2-hour fair-style event will feature several graduate programs, employers, and advocacy groups. With 200+ student body presidents in attendance, you won’t miss out on the opportunity to connect with students.

Students will also be able to meet graduate school recruiters, as well as higher education and student advocates, to get the tools they need in order to be a successful student leader on campus and well after.

Interested in becoming an exhibitor? Let us know.

Campus Legacy Awards


The annual Campus Legacy Awards ceremony recognizes former student body presidents for making a difference on their campus and in the community. Each recipient is nominated by their peers for exemplifying strong and effective leadership.

The Student Body President of the Year is award is also given at this event to celebrate the student leader who has used their platform to enact change.