Council of State Representatives (CSR) Spring Meeting

Tuesday, March 14, 2017 to Friday, March 17, 2017
Washington, D.C.

AASCU’s Council of State Representatives includes representation from 49 states and the U.S. territories. The Council is comprised of college and university presidents and chancellors, system heads, and state coordinating board executives.

About the Conference

The Council advises staff on higher education public policy issues, helps formulate the Association’s annual Public Policy Agenda, and assists the staff in carrying out the Agenda’s legislative priorities through contacts with stakeholders and members, including the Federal government and members of Congress. The Council is currently chaired by President Mildred Garcia, California State University, Fullerton.

CSR members will be briefed in advance in preparation of their visits to Capitol Hill to advocate for higher education policy on behalf of AASCU institutions. Speakers have been invited to inform the Council on current higher education policy issues. Council members will also engage in a roundtable on current higher education issues across the states in addition to innovations in higher education.

Fees top

There is no registration fee however, registration, is only open to members of the Council of State Representatives.

Registration Information top

Please contact Emily Parker at if you have any questions

Accommodations top

The meeting will be held at the AASCU office located at 1307 New York Avenue, NW, Washington, D.C. Meeting attendees will stay at the Hamilton Crowne Plaza, (which is about a 5-minute walk from the AASCU office) see address of the hotel below.

Hamilton Crowne Plaza
1001 14th Street Northwest
Washington, DC 20005

Meeting attendees are responsible for all charges.



  • Emily ParkerSenior Associate, Research & Policy Analysisparkere@aascu.org202-478-4659