Fall 2014 WASFAA Conference

November 12-14, 2014

Registration is now open for the 2014 Fall WASFAA Conference.  Join your WASFAA colleagues to discuss "Working Our Magic" at the Radisson Paper Valley Hotel in Appleton, November 12 through November 14.  In line with the theme, the committee has been working to develop an agenda which will enhance skills as well as provide further discussion and insight into current financial aid trends and topics. 


NOW AVAILABLE: Final Agenda with Session Descriptions!!



All registration will need to be completed online.  Also, for the first time, registration fees can be paid either electronically or by check! Please click on the link below and walk through the steps! 


                                         Pay by check                 -OR-              Pay online



Radisson Paper Valley Hotel in Appleton

Conference Fees:

Registration fee for current members who want to attend the full conference is $110.  For members registering for one day only, the fee is $75.  Those who are not current members would pay $155 (membership fee as well as conference fee). 

 What tricks are up our sleeves?

  • Keynote Speaker: Jill Weisensel
  • NASFAA Speaker: Jesse O'Connell
  • Federal Update
  • Magic/Hypnosis Show...volunteers needed!

Session Presentations/Handouts

Wednesday, November 12

Thursday, November 13

            - Listening Self-Evaluation

            - Stress and Communication Handout

            - Verbal Defense Tactics Unofficial Practice Form

Friday, November 14

                              - Determining One Semester Usage Spreadsheet

 College Access Professionals Sessions

                -       Which Parent on the FAFSA

                -       Dependency Rules


Conference Charity

Old Glory Honor Flight (the local Chapter)


Your support through the donation of raffle items and by purchasing raffle tickets during the conference is greatly appreciated!!

Raffle Donation Form

Raffle Item Descriptions

Both raffle forms will be available at the conference as well, but feel free to print, complete, and bring along with your raffle items.

Committee Magicians

Bill Henderson, Jamie Thomson, Melissa Wege, Natalie Gill, Jamie Funderburg, Katie Kraemer, Amy Hoss, Lea Polizzi, Dave Woodward, Jane Lemke


Please contact co-chairs Amy Hoss, hossa@mtmary.edu or Katie Kraemer, katie.kraemer@marquette.edu