NAFSA 2022 Annual Conference & Expo

Join peers and experts at the premier global professional learning and networking event for all international educators and organizations that support international education for the NAFSA 2022 Annual Conference & Expo, "Building Our Sustainable Future."

Join us at the NAFSA 2022 Annual Conference & Expo, May 30 – June 3, 2022, the international education event of the year!

At the NAFSA 2022 Annual Conference & Expo, you will have an unmatched opportunity to learn from experts; collaborate with colleagues; and, discover solutions you need to innovate, adapt, and prepare for the year ahead. The event provides participants with the most diverse and comprehensive professional learning, global networking, and interactive engagement designed to meet your unique practice needs.

In 2022, we are excited to expand the annual conference and international education expo event with an incredible in-person program, along with a special virtual program. Every person who registers for our in-person conference in Denver, Colorado will receive an all-access pass to participate in both the in-person and our new virtual kickoff of the program, along with numerous on-demand program features. For those colleagues who cannot attend in-person, you will have the opportunity to participate with virtual-only access to the event.

We hope that we will see you in-person in Denver for an unparalleled international education conference experience.

NAFSA 2022 Registration Options

Plan your participation in the NAFSA 2022 Annual Conference & Expo. Select the option that aligns with your professional and personal considerations. Choose either an All-Access Pass or a Virtual-Only Pass as a conference registrant.

All-Access Pass

Join together with thousands of international educators from all parts of the world in Denver, Colorado, USA for a program that will shape the future of international education for years to come. With All-Access registration you will gain access to the expanded virtual program offering–new to NAFSA 2022 participants this year!

All-Access Registration Fees


Early Bird
(through April 15)

Regular / Onsite
(after April 15)







Student / Retired Member



All-Access Registration Includes:

  • Virtual Kickoff Access
  • On-Demand Access
  • Virtual Networking
  • In-Person Annual Conference in Denver, Colorado
  • Access to the NAFSA International Education Expo
  • Access to the Symposium on Leadership and the Latin America and Caribbean Forum
  • Entry to the Opening and Closing Celebrations
Virtual-Only Pass

With Virtual-Only Access you will enjoy virtual programming and networking opportunities online. This offering will enable those of you who cannot travel to Denver to still participate in a meaningful virtual experience.  

Virtual-Only Registration Fees


Early Bird
(through April 15)

(after April 15)







Student / Retired Member



Virtual-Only Registration Includes:

  • Virtual Kickoff Access
  • On-Demand Access
  • Virtual Networking

NAFSA 2022 Housing

NAFSA welcomes all attendees to reserve a hotel room within the official conference housing block. Your comfort, convenience, and safety are our priorities, and as a result, NAFSA has secured quality accommodations in many of the top properties in downtown Denver. Housing will open on March 1 at 12:00 p.m. (EST). Be sure to book your hotel room inside NAFSA's official housing block to ensure your best experience! Attendees who book inside the block gain opportunities to network with other conference attendees, the assurance that you are getting the best negotiated rate at a vetted hotel, and access to NAFSA’s housing customer service. Rooms are available for a variety of budgets, and all hotels are within walking distance to the Colorado Convention Center.

Please note: Orchid Events is the official housing provider for the NAFSA 2022 Annual Conference & Expo. Solicitations of hotel reservations from any company other than Orchid Events is not approved. Reservations made by unaffiliated organizations may appear to have lower rates; however, they may be illegitimate, not have the rooms promised, have unreasonable cancellation or change penalties, or be completely nonrefundable. Please be aware of and report any unauthorized solicitation to NAFSA 2022.

Important Registration Information

Registration Dates and Deadlines

This information is subject to change.

Registration Opens: March 1, 2022
Registration and hotel reservations open at 12:00 p.m. (EST)

Early-Bird Registration
Early-bird registration closes, 11:59 p.m. (EDT)

On-Site Registration Opens: May 30, 2022
On-Site Registration Opens at 9:00 a.m. (MDT) at 12:00 p.m. (EDT) at the Colorado Convention Center in Denver, Colorado.

Safety Information

NAFSA will prioritize the health and safety of all attendees when planning the 2022 Annual Conference & Expo. We will work with the Denver Convention Center, and local and federal authorities to ensure all health and safety regulations are followed. We will post updates to mandates and precautions regularly.

Additional Information

NAFSA 2022 registration updates and FAQs are forthcoming. Check back to learn more.