Approximately 3,500 members and guests attend the annual convention each year. Highlights of the convention include:
- Distinguished speakers such as Eboo Patel, Jose Antonio Vargas, and Laverne Cox (2015) , Brene Brown (2014), Melissa Harris Perry (2013) Van Jones and Lisa Ling (2012), Cory Booker and Morris Dees (2011), John Quinones (2010), Greg Mortenson and Marian Wright Edelman (2009), Nikki Giovannni and Carol Gilligan (2008);
- Over 600 educational sessions - the largest selection among all student affairs conferences;
- Highly acclaimed pre-convention workshops;
- Invaluable volunteering and networking opportunities.