2020 DUS Conference

The DUS Conference|On Innovative Academic Advising
October 1, 2020

The Nineteenth Annual DUS Conference is provided by Penn State's Division of Undergraduate Studies with sponsorship from the University Faculty Senate, Office of the Executive Vice President and Provost, Office of Undergraduate Education, and The Mentor: Innovative Scholarship on Academic Advising.

Conference Details

Date: Thursday, October 1, 2020

Time: 9:00–4:30 p.m.

Location: The DUS Advising Conference has been moved to a virtual format. Details on how to connect will be shared with registrants. Please note that conference sessions will not be recorded. 

Purpose: The DUS Advising Conference seeks to showcase novel research and practices that contribute to the field of academic advising. To meet the changing needs of our students and to overcome the challenges facing higher education, academic advisers must examine and evolve their practice to incorporate new scholarship and innovative ideas. We invite you to reflect on advising practices and to contemplate new ways to enhance the advising experience for all students. We look forward to conversation that examines the field of advising and its future.


Registration is now closed. 

Conference Program

Please view the online conference program, which contains a welcome message, session information, and the Zoom links.