Academic and Career Advising Drive-In Conference


Proposals can be submitted online. The deadline is August 8th.

Conference Information

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2014 Midwest First-Year Conference


“Setting the Pace for the First-Year Race”

Educators committed to student success are continuously looking for ways to improve the college experience. What can we do to better engage students’ curiosity and interest in learning? How can we make choices for academic programs and student services that increase students’ chances for success? What factors matter most in planning for the success of new students?

This regional one-day drive-in conference provides a forum for academic and student affair professionals to share ideas, resources, and engaging pedagogy to enhance their instruction of first-year students.

More information:

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Best Of ILACADA 2014!


Jeannie Killian, SIU – First-Year Advisement, University College, Best of Concurrent

Anne Eastlick, SIU – College of Engineering, Best of Poster Session. 

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ILACADA 2014 Photos

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2014 ILACADA Conference Audio

Conference Opening, Kim Little, Tamara Workman, Dr. Nicklow: SIU Provost

Jennifer Joslin – Keynote

Sheila Simon - Special Guest

Shawn Schultz – Plenary

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Thank You For Attending!

Thank you to everyone who attended the ILACADA 2104 conference! It was a tremendous success!

Be on the lookout in your inbox for the conference survey next week!


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Nominations for ILACADA’s Executive Board

Deadline for nominations has been extended to May 30th.

Get involved in ILACADA’s second annual election by nominating yourself or a colleague to serve on the Executive Board, or as a chairperson of one of the standing committees.  Nominations are now open. Please go to the nominations page for more information and the nomination online form.

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Buy your ILACADA Merchandise!

Get your ILACADA apparel in time for the conference! You can purchase t-shirts, pullovers, polos, and fleece through May 15th and pick them up at the conference.

Order online.


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Chicago State University Professional Development

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Concurrent Session Information – ILACADA 2014!

Click the links below for concurrent session presentation descriptions.

Concurrent Session I
Concurrent Session II
Concurrent Session III
Concurrent Session IV

We’ll see you in Carbondale!!

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