Volunteer Conference | Advancement

Volunteer Conference

Join us at this collaborative gathering to learn, inspire, and share ideas with dynamic volunteers from across the University.

The full conference schedule and session descriptions will be announced soon. Below is a general time frame of conference events. Registration will open in January 2018

Kick off the conference with an evening reception and dinner with fellow volunteers and University Leadership.

Start your day with a continental breakfast and plenary session before attending your selected individual program tracks. The conference will conclude with closing remarks and a late afternoon reception.

To learn more about the Volunteers in Partnership Conference, view photos and presentations online from the 2016 event.


The Hilton Garden Inn
College Town
30 Celebration Drive, Rochester, NY 14620
(585) 424-4404

Nightly Rate: $134.00 +tax

Please refer to the “UR Volunteer Conference” room block when making reservations. Make a reservation online

Please note: the room block will close on March 21, 2018.


The conference, including all meals provided on Friday and Saturday, are complimentary. Attendees are asked to cover expenses related to travel, including hotel accommodations.


Business casual is the preferred dress for all sessions, including meetings and evening events.

Questions? Please contact us at alumni@rochester.edu or call us at 877-MELIORA (635-4672)