This year’s National Student Council Conference will be hosted by Wayzata High School in Plymouth, MN, and plans to bring together over a thousand student leaders and advisers from across the country for an inspirational three-day event.

Download the NASSP Events app here for Android devices and here for iOS devices, or search “NASSP Events” in your app store to download. The app can be used to access the full National Student Council Conference schedule, create individual schedules, and review conference information prior to your arrival. You will also be able to go to Conference App: Desktop Version to access the app content from a laptop or PC. You can print hard copies of the schedule from the desktop version.

The National Student Council Conference is a unique opportunity for student council members and advisers to meet with their peers and enhance their leadership skills. National Student Council (NatStuCo) member schools receive special discounts to attend.


Who Rate Early (Now through April 20, 2018) Regular (April 21-June 8, 2018)
Student Non-Member 479.00 509.00
Student Member 379.00 409.00
Adviser/Administrator Non-Member 479.00 509.00
Adviser/Administrator Member 379.00 409.00

Speakers & Presenters

A unique feature of the NatStuCo Conference is the opportunity to learn not just from leadership experts, but from fellow advisers and students as well.

This year, experience the education, inspiration, and fun that only Nationals presentations provide! Speakers include:

  • Kat Perkins is an American singer and songwriter, who was previously a contestant on season 6 of “The Voice.”
  • Monte Selby is a Grammy Award-winning songwriter, recording artist, educator, author, and speaker.

Sample Conference Schedule

  • Monday, June 25
  • Tuesday, June 26
  • Wednesday, June 27

Monday, June 25

6:00 am
Bus Pickup at Official Conference Hotels
6:00 am
Breakfast at the School
7:45–9:30 am
Registration (State Rooms) & Exhibits
8:30–9:00 am
First Time Conference Adviser Attendee Session
8:30 am–12:00 pm
Orientation – Middle Level Advisers & Students
10:30 am–12:00 pm
Opening General Session
12:15–1:15 pm
Adviser Welcome Session & Lunch
12:15–1:30 pm
Student Lunch & Exhibits Activity
12:45–1:30 pm
State Officers' Summit
1:30 am–2:15 pm
Adviser Activity w/Exhibits
1:45–2:30 pm
Student Seminars
2:45 pm
Exhibits Prize Drawing
3:00–4:00 pm
Student Large Group Sessions
3:00–4:00 pm
Adviser Session: Earl Reum Legacy Series
4:15–6:15 pm
Adviser Round Tables & Dinner
5:30–7:15 pm
Dinner & Student Large Group Sessions
7:30–8:45 pm
Large Group Activity
9:00–9:15 pm
9:30–10:00 pm
Bus Loading for Hotel
10:15 pm–10:45 am
Bus Drop Off at Hotel
11:15 pm

Tuesday, June 26

6:40 am
Bus Pickup at Official Conference Hotels
7:15–8:00 am
Breakfast at the School
9:00–10:00 am
National Student Council Business & Awards Session
10:15–11:00 am
Student Workshops & Seminars
10:15–11:00 am
Adviser Shull Forum
11:15 am–1:00 pm
Lunch; Student & Adviser Workshops & Seminars
1:15–3:30 pm
Speakers Showcase
3:45–5:30 pm
Student & Adviser Seminars
5:45–7:00 pm
Dinner & Group Activities
7:45–8:15 pm
General Session
8:30–9:00 pm
Leadership Illumination
9:15–9:45 pm
Bus Loading for Hotels
10:00–10:30 pm
Bus Drop Off at Hotels
11:00 pm

Wednesday, June 27

6:30 am
Bus Loading with Luggage to High School at Official Conference Hotels
7:30 am
Breakfast at the School
9:00–10:00 am
Processing & T-shirt Trading
10:30 am–12:00 pm
Closing General Session
12:30 pm
Grab and Go Lunch & Board for Busses
12:30 pm
Shuttle to Airport and Official Conference Hotels (for those not departing)