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IACAC Motivate Me Conference
Motivate Me 2016
Motivate Me 2016
Motivate Me 2016
Motivate Me 2016
Motivate Me 2016
Motivate Me 2016
Motivate Me 2016

Saturday, June 3, 2017 

8:00 am – 3:00 pm

Dominican University 

Application Deadline: Friday, May 5, 2017

Application deadline extended: Friday, May 26, 2017

Motivate Me is a one-day conference designed to inform, inspire, motivate and empower students from Chicago area high schools. Students engage with college counseling and higher education professionals whose goal is to strengthen the students’ focus toward the future – specifically successful completion of high school and pursuit and completion of higher education.

Who should attend?

High school students, both men and women, who will be completing their freshman year of high school, should attend. Students from underserved areas and of diverse socioeconomic and cultural backgrounds are strongly encouraged to attend.

When and where will the conference be held?

Motivate Me will be held on Saturday, June 3, 2017, 8:00 am – 3:00 pm. Continental breakfast and a lunch will be served. The conference will be held at Dominican University, 7900 West Division Street, River Forest, Illinois 60305.

Is there a cost for this program?

No! The Illinois Association for College Admission Counseling is proud to present Motivate Me at no cost to attendees.

How will I get there?

Attendees are expected to arrange their own transportation to and from Motivate Me. If using public transportation, CTA Route 90 and Pace Route 307 and Route 318 have stops at the Dominican University Priory campus (7200 West Division Street – approximately ½ mile East of the main campus). Limited shuttle service the day of the event will be available the day of the event. Details will be included in the confirmation materials.

How do I register?

Students should fill out the registration form below. A waiver is required to be signed electronically by a parent or guardian.  NO ONSITE REGISTRATION WILL BE AVAILABLE.

The application and waivers must be submitted by Friday, May 5, 2017, deadline extended to Friday, May 26, 2017.

What if I have questions?

Questions are encouraged! Send questions to us at:


Student Registration
Deadline: Friday, May 26, 2017

Parent/Guardian Permission and Waiver
Deadline: Friday, May 26, 2017

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