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General Information for the 16th Annual Fall Social Work Conference 

Registration 

The registration fee to attend one day of the conference is $75 per person (early bird rate prior to September 21, 2017; registration after September 21, 2017 is $125 per person). The registration fee to attend the full two-day conference is $100 per person (early bird rate prior to September 21, 2017; registration after September 21, 2017 is $125 per person.

The conference fees include handout materials, CEU certificate, continental breakfast, refreshment breaks and lunch. Registration fees do not include lodging which is the responsibility of the participant. Registrations will be processed on a first-come, first served basis; some sessions may have class limits. Treasury regulations may permit an income tax deduction for educational expenses (registration fees, travel, meals and lodging) undertaken to maintain or improve professional skills. The University of Alabama is committed to complying with the Americans with Disabilities Act. Please make your request for accommodation at least 30 calendar days in advance of program date by emailing abergeron@ccs.ua.edu

Cancellations

Cancellations received after September 29, 2017 are subject to a 25% cancellation fee. Refunds will not be granted after the program has begun. A substitute participant may be designated in place of a registrant who cannot attend. The University of Alabama reserves the right to cancel, post-pone or combine class sections; to limit registration; or to change instructors. Any money-back guarantee offered on specific programs does not necessarily apply to other programs of The University of Alabama College of Continuing Studies.

Location and Lodging 

The 16th Annual Fall Social Work Conference will be held at the Marriott Hotel on Hwy 280 in Birmingham, Alabama. The Marriott Hotel is the recommended conference hotel. For information about the hotel and its amenities, please visit their website. A limited block of rooms has been reserved for conference participants at a discounted rate of $96 per night. Be sure to mention the conference to get the conference rate. 

 

Contact Hours

The 16th Annual Fall Social Work Conference will offer 10 contact hours: six hours for day one and four hours for day two, including three hours of ethics.