Conference at a Glance


The 2021 TACUSPA Conference will be using the virtual engagement platform for conference attendees and members. Attendify also allows us to create dedicated spaces to engage attendees throughout the conference and provide access to all conference information for a year. Please refer to Attendify for the most up to date schedule. 

  • Webpage: Click on and enter your email address. Create your profile and a password. Next, you will get an email to verify the account you used to create your account. Please verify the email, and you have joined our event. We highly recommend that you update your profile once you join our event; please upload your picture, so there is a face to the name when people see you on the social wall of the app. You can also put your bio and other contact information.
  • App: Download the Attendify app by using this link Open the app and search for the TACUSPA Annual Conference. Once the event shows up, click on join and enter your email address. Next, you will have to verify the email you used to create your account. Please verify the email, and then you are in.

Here is what you can do with the Attendify App:

  • Share photos, post messages, comment & like other users' posts
  • @mention other attendees in your post and they will receive a notification about it
  • Cross-post to other social networks (Twitter, LinkedIn)
  • Connect & network with other attendees
  • Send private messages
  • Save participants' profiles as VCards to your phone
  • Take notes (you can #tag other attendees to document something about them)
  • Bookmark sessions, speakers, sponsors, exhibitors, and attendees
  • Rate speakers and sessions, provide feedback & comments
  • Set scheduled reminders for sessions & create a personal schedule
  • Receive push notifications from the event organizer
  • Vote in polls & view voting statistics
  • Access all event information (schedule, documents, maps, speaker bios)
  • Search attendees by "Interests"

Sunday, October 24, 2021
 10:00 a.m.  Foundation Golf Tournament*
 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.  New Professional's Institute*
 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.  Mid-Manager's Institute* 
 12:00 pm. - 3:00 p.m.  TACUSPA Board Meeting**
 2:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.   Silent Auction 
 5:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.  Graduate Student Meet and Greet 
 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.   Dinner | Opening Keynote***  
 8:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.   Dessert Reception | Silent Auction | Vendor Fair
 8:45 p.m. - 9:45 p.m.   Case Study Competition Orientation
Monday, October 25, 2021
 6:15 a.m.  Fun Run 
 7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.   Breakfast 
 8:00 a.m.   Silent Auction Opens
 8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.  Keynote Speaker 
 9:45 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.  Educational Sessions
 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.  Educational Sessions
 12:15 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.  Business Lunch | Awards***
 1:45 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.  Educational Sessions
 2:45 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.   Vendor Exhibit/Snack Break 
 3:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.   Hot Topics Roundtable Chats  
 4:15 p.m. - 5:15 p.m.   Educational Sessions  
 5:15 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.    Financial Advisory Board**  
 5:45 p.m.   Dinner on Your Own
 7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Multicultural Networking Hour
 8:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.  Journal Editorial Board 
Tuesday, October 26, 2021
 7:15 a.m. - 8:15 a.m.  Breakfast***
 7:15 a.m. - 8:15 a.m.    TACUSPA Foundation Board Breakfast**
 7:15 a.m. - 8:15 a.m.   Professional Headshots
 7:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.    Case Study Competition
 9:45 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.  Keynote Speaker***
 10:45 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.   Conference Awards | Closing | 2022 Announcement
 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.  TACUSPA Board Meeting**

* Prior registration required
** Closed event (by invitation only)
*** Meal included with registration

Other Offerings For Participants Include:
Silent Auction Presented by the TACUSPA Foundation

Texas Association of College and University Student Personnel Administrators

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