The Florida African American Student Association, Incorporated

Spring Convention 2018

April 12-15, 2018

 “FAASA: Leading the way to Excellence”

TO Registration CLICK Below

Pay with Credit Card Online

Pay by Check On-site


Spring Convention-at-a-Glance


The Lexington Hotel

1515 Prudential Drive

Jacksonville, FL 32207


Room Rate:

$119.00 + tax per night

Institute Rate Cut-Off Date:

March 20, 2018


Regular hotel rates apply after this date!

Registration Information:

Student fee:    $125.00

Advisor fee:    $125.00

NOTE: A 3% convenience fee will be added to all credit card transactions.

Chapter Membership Dues:

$150.00 per Chapter


Thursday, April 12th

12:00–2:00 p.m.        Institute Committee

2:00–3:00 p.m.          BOD Meeting

3:00–6:00 p.m.          Registration

6:30–7:45 p.m.          Opening Reception

8:00–9:00 p.m.         Opening Session

9:00 p.m. – until         “Think Tank”


Friday, April 13th  

7:30–8:30 a.m.          Registration

9:00–9:30 a.m.          General Session

9:30–11:00 a.m.        Seminar I

11:00–11:15 a.m.      Break 

11:15–12:45 p.m.      Seminar II

1:00–2:30 p.m.          Luncheon

2:45–4:15 p.m.          Seminar III

4:15–7:45 p.m.          Free Time

8:00–10:00 p.m.       General Session

10:30–2:00 a.m.       “Round the Drum”


Saturday, April 14th

8:00–9:00 a.m.         Breakfast

9:00–9:30 a.m.         General Session                             

10:00–11:30 a.m.     Seminar IV

11:30–11:45 a.m.        Break

11:45–1:00 p.m.      Seminar V                                     

1:00–2:00 p.m.        Regional Caucus

2:00–6:00 p.m.        Lunch (On your own)

                                    Free Time          

7:00–7:30 p.m.        Karamu Seating

7:30–9:00 p.m.        FAASA Karamu

10:00–2:00 a.m.      Social

10:00–11:00 p.m.    Elders/Advisors Mtg.

10:30–2:00 a.m.       “Round the Drum”


Sunday, April 15th    

9:00–10:00 a.m.      Executive Board Mtg.

10:00–12:00 p.m.    Closing Session

12:30–2:30 p.m.      BOD Meeting


Contact information:

Brandon Perkins, President 

Beverly Payne, Chair-Board of Elders


*Please be protective of your name badges, as they are required at all functions. Replacement cost is $125.00 each.