CAPPS - Avocacy and Communication Professional Development

California Association of Private Postsecondary Schools

31st Annual Conference

October 7-9, 2015
Hyatt Regency La Jolla

When:  October 7-9, 2015  |  Where:  Hyatt Regency La Jolla at Aventine, San Diego, CA

What would you like to do?

Register for the Conference

Book your Hotel Room

Advertise in the Tote Bag

Preview the Conference Program

Play in the Memorial Scholarship Fund Golf Tournament

RSVP for the 7th Annual ICEPAC Leadership Dinner

Meet our Exhibitors


Our Sponsors: thank you for your generosity and support!




Signature Gift Sponsors

Wine Tasting Reception Sponsor

Luncheon Sponsor

Tote Bag Sponsors

 Pocket Program Sponsor Name Badge Sponsor

Champagne Welcome Sponsor


Online registration closed at 5:00 PM PST on Friday, October 2. You may still register in person at the Hyatt La Jolla begining at 12:00 PM in Wednesday, October 7.

School Registration:

  Early Bird
(thru 5/17)
Member Rate $499 $549 $599
Non Member $649 $699 $749

The School Registration fee includes: The pre-conference workshop on October 7, the Opening General Session and all breakout sessions on October 8, and the Final General Session and all breakout sessions on October 9. The CAPPS Board of Directors Welcome Reception on October 7; breakfast, lunch, and breaks on October 8; the Wine Tasting Reception sponsored by Duane Morris on October 8; and breakfast on October 9.

Available Discounts: 

  • $100 discount for 3rd attendee
  • $150 discount for 4th attendee
  • $200 discount for 5th attendee and beyond.

Discounts are available for CAPPS Members only, and only when registering all attendees at the same time.

Non-Exhibiting Vendor Registration

$1300 per person.

The Non-Exhibiting Vendor registration includes one conference badge (allowing admission to all conference workshops, general sessions, breakout sessions, meals, breaks, and receptions). Any individual with an Allied Company who is not exhibiting or speaking at the conference must register as a Non-Exhibiting Vendor. 

Exhibitor Registration

The exhibit hall is sold out. Meet our exhibiting vendors.

Memorial Scholarship Fund Golf Tournament Registration

$250 for CAPPS Members (each registration is eligible for a $100 tax deduction)
$300 for Non-Members (each registration is eligible for a $150 tax deduction)
$350 for Golfers Not Attending the Conference (each registration is eligible for a $200 tax deduction)

What's Included: Green fees, Golf cart, Pre-tournament range balls, Full breakfast prior to tee time, Boxed lunch to eat on the course, Beverage cart service, 2 drink tickets (good for Beer, Soda, or Water)

Golf Tournament Details and Registration are Here

7th Annual ICEPAC Leadership Dinner

Thursday, October 8, 7:15 p.m. @ Addison Restaurant in San Diego

Minimum donations requested are $1000 per guest, $750 for the 2nd guest from the same organization. Your donations go to benefit the ICEPAC, which works to educate our state legislators about the positive effects of our schools on California's economy.

Transportation between the Hyatt and the Addison will be provided, departing the Hyatt at 7:15 PM.

Attendance is by RSVP only.  

Click here to RSVP

The Conference Program

Preview the conference program, including the pre-conference workshops, breakout sessions, keynotes, accreditor panel, and more!


Hyatt La Jolla

The CAPPS 31st Annual Conference host hotel is the Hyatt Regency La Jolla at Aventine in San Diego, CA. 

The booking deadline for rooms at the CAPPS rate was September 20 and our block of rooms is sold out.

You may still reserve a room at the Hyatt, at prevailing rates: Book online or call (858) 552-1234.

Overflow Hotels

The following hotels show rooms available via travel sites such as Expedia,,, etc.

Residence Inn La Jolla - about 1 mile from the Hyatt
8901 Gilman Dr, La Jolla, CA 92037

Embassy Suites - about 1 mile from the Hyatt
4550 La Jolla Village Dr, San Diego, CA, 92122

Courtyard by Marriott - about 2 miles from the Hyatt
9650 Scranton Rd, San Diego, CA, 92121


Thank you to all our Conference Sponsors!

There's Still Time to Include Your Promotional Item In the Conference Tote Bag

All inserts must be received by Monday, October 5. We suggest sending 300 inserts.
$250 for Exhibitors
$500 for CAPPS Members, not exhibiting
$750 for Non Members, not exhibiting
Register here for the tote inserts.

DO NOT send Tote Inserts to the CAPPS office. Send Inserts directly to the HYATT LA JOLLA, addressed as follows:
Hold for Arrival: ATTN Sanaz Kiesbye
CAPPS Hyatt Manager: Meredith Van der Walt
Hyatt Regency La Jolla
3777 La Jolla Village Drive
San Diego, CA 92122