Call for Programs

To submit a program proposal, please complete the online proposal form, visit: https://form.jotform.com/92934222742154

The deadline to submit proposals for the 2020 University Life Student Success Symposium is December 1st at 11:59pm.  If you have any questions about program proposals, please email: ulcentrl@gmu.edu.


Call for Programs 

Program proposals are due no later than December 1st at 11:59pm. 

  • Presenters will be notified by Monday, December 9th, of their program status.
  • Please note that educational sessions will be 60 minutes

Program Session Types

Educational Sessions
60-minute interactive sessions with time dedicated for dialogue to consider application of knowledge and implications for our work addressing student success.

Educational sessions should include one or more of the following:

  • Situate the issue within the larger context of higher education, a specialized field/industry, or national/global trends
  • Describe the program, intervention, initiative, or idea that addresses the issue and provide evidence of its potential or demonstrated effectiveness
  • Highlight implications for student success (specifically in relation to retention, timely degree completion, and/or well-being) or implications for professional development and enrichment
  • Pose a question or situate the topic and provide information, insights and/or ideas on an emerging trend, issue, or topic to engage participants in conversation
  • Explore how we might work differently to maximize student services and experiences while considering student pressures and issues
  • Create conversation space to discuss new ideas, practices, and possibilities for our work in student retention, degree completion and well-being
  • Provide participants with professional and career development
  • Provide relevant knowledge and “take-away” applications for participants

To submit a program proposal, please complete the online proposal form, visit: https://form.jotform.com/92934222742154

The deadline to submit proposals for the 2020 University Life Student Success Symposium is December 1st at 11:59pm. If you have any questions about program proposals, please email: ulcentrl@gmu.edu.


Please don’t forget to register for the Symposium: https://ulsymposium.gmu.edu/registration/