2024 CCAS Seminar for Department Chairs/Heads
March 17, 18, 19
Santa Fe, NM

The Seminar is open to chairs/heads at accredited baccalaureate degree-granting CCAS Member institutions only.  Due to space limitations, no more than FOUR chairs from the same institution will be admitted.  The first 50 registration requests will be accepted; additional requests will be wait-listed in order of receipt.

Registration Fee:   CCAS Member Institution (per person)             $975                          


Payment must be made by credit card at the time you register.  Registration includes seminar materials, two social hours, breakfast and lunch on Monday, breakfast on Tuesday, and refreshment breaks.
*If you are unsure whether your Institution is a CCAS member please email connect@ccas.net.
How to Register:  Click the “Next” button located at the bottom of this screen.  Enter email address of registrant in "New User" box and click "Continue as New User," completing the information requested.  You are now ready to register.
Registration Deadline:  February 13, or until the seminar is filled.  Your registration will be confirmed once you have successfully completed the online registration process.  Note:  Registration is likely to fill well before the cut-off date, so please do not make hotel and travel arrangements until you have received your registration confirmation.
Cancellation Policy: For written cancellations received in the CCAS office by 5:00 p.m. EST on February 1, CCAS will refund the registration fee, less a $95 administrative fee.  After February 1, no refunds will be granted.
Program Details:

CCAS Seminar for New Deans (March 17-20, 2024) & CCAS Seminar for Department Chairs & Heads (March 17-19, 2024)

  • Topics include College & Department Organization and Planning, Budget and Resource Management, Development, Recruitment and Retention of Faculty and Staff, Legal Issues, Communicating from the Middle, and more
  • Program includes interactive resentations, small group work, case study discussions, and informal networking at meals and receptions
  • Collocated in Santa Fe, NM, with some shared programming & shared refreshments
  • Both seminars begin at 3:00 PM Sunday, March 17th
  • Chairs conclude before lunch on Tuesday; Deans before lunch on Wednesday
Hotel Information:
Drury Plaza Hotel Santa Fe
828 Paseo de Peralta Santa Fe, NM 87501
Rate:   $199 single/double plus tax
Hotel reservation deadline:  Feb 13
Attendees can make reservations by visiting this link:


CCAS, founded in 1965, is the national association for deans of arts & sciences. CCAS represents 800+ deans and 1200+ associate/assistant deans and fosters excellence in colleges and schools of arts & sciences by:

  • connecting deans with each other
  • providing professional development
  • serving as a forum for discussing issues in higher education
  • advocating for liberal learning


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