March 12-14, 2020 | San Diego, CA

108th ACSA Annual Meeting

OPEN: Reinvented Annual Meeting


June 5, 2019

Paper/Project Submission Deadline

September 25, 2019

Call for Special Sessions Deadline

December 2019

Presenters Notified

January 2019

Registration deadline for presenters



We have revised our policies and are offering options for your registration and fees. If you registered for the ACSA 2020 Annual Meeting in San Diego, you must complete the Refund Request Form no later than May 6, 2020.

Following are your options for the fees you paid for conference registration, tours, or ticketed events:

  • Register & Refund: Apply $150 to the virtual conference and refund any remaining balance.
  • Register & Credit: Apply $150 to the virtual conference and receive the balance as credit for the ACSA 109th Annual Meeting (transferable to another person for 109, but not to another conference or other use).
  • Register & Donate all of the fees to ACSA and receive one complimentary registration to the ACSA108 Virtual Conference.
  • Credit all of the fees to the ACSA 109th Annual Meeting in St. Louis, MO (March 11-13, 2021)
  • Refund all of the fees (no virtual conference attendance)

All refunds must be submitted to ACSA through the Refund Request Form by May 6, 2020.  ACSA will process refunds in the order received and make every effort to process refunds in a timely manner. Refunds will be given in the form they were paid (e.g., credit card charges will be refunded to the original card).

ACSA is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit membership association and will use donations to continue to provide services for faculty members at our member schools. Donations are typically tax deductible in the United States, and ACSA will send a digital donation receipt to the person or organization listed in the billing information for your payment.


  • Three and a half days of Educational SessionsResearch Presentations, & Special Focus Sessions;
  • Ability to obtain Continuing Education Credits, including Health, Safety and Welfare;
  • Extraordinary Keynote Speakers and Plenary Sessions;
  • Exhibition areas with access to PublishersVendorsOpportunities, and more;
  • Celebrate with the Architecture Education Awards Winners at the Opening Reception & cheers at the Closing Reception;
  • Chances to explore San Diego and the surrounding area including the US/Mexico Border, through Workshops & Educational Tours;
  • Opportunities to network, meet with friends and develop new relationships during coffee breaks.
Conference Registration Fees
(Before 1/29/2020)(Before 2/26/2020)(After 2/26/2020)
One Day Registration (members only) *$275$300$325
DPACSA Member$500$550$600
Student *$275$300$325

All registration fees are in U.S. Dollars (USD)  |  * Please call ACSA @ 202-785-2324  |  * Valid student ID is required to receive the student rate.

Event Fees
(Before 1/29/2020)(Before 2/26/2020)(After 2/26/2020)
Early Career Faculty Fundraising Dinner$175$175$200
Border Consortium Workshop$50$50$50
Research & Action Workshop$125$125$150
Walking Tours$60$60$75
Bus Tour (San Diego & Tijuana)$100$100$125

Cancellations must be received in writing, no later than February 26, 2020 to qualify for a refund, less a processing fee of $50. This fee also applies to PayPal purchases. Unpaid purchase orders will be billed at the full rate specified in the order unless cancelled before the deadline; Standard cancellation fees will apply.

Attendee NameTitleCompany

Allison Smith
Programs Manager

Eric W. Ellis
Director of Operations and Programs

Conference Sponsors
Conference Partners