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HRM Conference General Information


This year's conference will feature a new design with the introduction of a Pre-Conference session! A discount will be given if you choose to attend the pre-conference and the main conference together. Early bird pricing is available for the pre-conference and main conference until September 17, 2018. The registration fee includes handout materials, access to conference app, refreshment breaks, continental breakfast, daily lunch, and the networking reception.

  • $59 Pre-Conference Only   Breaking Barriers: Opening the Closet Door

  • $300 Early Bird Pre-Conference AND Main Conference  (must be received or postmarked by 9/17/18)

  • $335 Standard Pre-Conference and Main Conference (after 9/17/18)

  • $265 Early Bird Conference Only  (must be received or postmarked by 9/17/18)

  • $295 Standard Conference Only (after 9/17/18)

  • $205 UA Employee

  • $99 Student (must provide student email address)
    • Limited student scholarships are available. Please contact Vikki Chavis at 205.348.3029 for additional information.

Group rates are available for 3 or more attending from the same organization. Registrations must be submitted at the same time to qualify.

  • $289 Group Rate: Pre-Conference AND Conference

  • $249 Group Rate: Conference Only

Cancellations and Refunds

Cancellations received after September 30, 2018 are subject to a $73.75 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 (must notify registration services of substitution prior to start of program).

Lodging and Location

Registration fees do not include lodging which is the responsibility of the participant.

Please visit the Location page for additional information.

Continuing Education Units (CEUs) Certificates

CEU Certificates (noncredit) are available and will be emailed to participants at the end of the conference.

Professional Approvals

The conference has been submitted for professional development credit approvals. Please refer to the Approvals page for additional information. 

Request for Accommodations

The University of Alabama is committed to complying with the Americans with Disabilities Act. Requests for accommodation of physical and/or dietary needs should be made at least 30 calendar days in advance of the program date. Please email your request to

Further Information

Contact Vikki Chavis at 205-348-3029 and Tomeika Rouse at 205-348-0356. The University of Alabama reserves the right to alter program content or change instructors.