Illinois Association of Institutional Research

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November 8-9, 2017

The Illinois Association of Institutional Research promotes institutional research in post-secondary education as a professional activity; disseminates information about the methods and content of institutional research; provides a forum in which institutional researchers can discuss and seek assistance in their common problems and share research findings; and promotes professional development of IAIR members.

The 47th Annual Forum will be held at the NIU Naperville Conference Center, 1120 E Diehl Rd, Naperville, IL 60563

Conference details will be posted at a later date.

Hotel Blocks are at the following two hotels:

Hotel Blocks are at the following two hotels for non-state employees.  State employees, check out the website and see if the state rate is better than the contracted rate.


   Fairfield Inn & Suites Chicago-Naperville
   1820 Abriter Court, Naperville, IL 60563
   630/577-1820 • 800/228-2800

   $102 USD per night plus tax

   Distance: 0.1 miles east
   Ask for IAIR or Book your group rate for IAIR online

   Last day to book: October 10, 2017

   Hampton Inn
   1087 East Diehl Road
   Naperville, IL 60563
   630/505-1400 • 800/426-7866

   $94 USD per night plus tax for King

   $99 USD per night plus tax for Double

   Distance: Across the street
   Ask for IAIR or Book your group rate for IAIR online
 Last day to book: October 10, 2017

Additional hotels in the area:

   Country Inn & Suites by Carlson
   Distance: 1 block away

   Courtyard by Marriott
   Distance: 1 block away

   Marriott Chicago Naperville
   Distance: 0.1 miles east

Can’t attend the forum, you can pay your membership dues only:
Membership dues only is a $20 fee and is good December 1, 2016 to November 30, 2017.

You may renew your membership two ways:

  1. Complete the Membership Application Form at or
  2. Click on the link Pay Membership Dues Only  - $20 to pay online

Registration Questions?
Contact Jackie Welch, SIU Carbondale, Conference and Scheduling Services, 618/536-7751 or by email.

Forum Questions?
Contact Debbie Kepple-Mamros, IAIR Program Chair, Western Illinois University Quad Cities, 309 / 762-9481 ext. 62547 or by email.

Refunds for the conference registration will be made, minus a $15 handling fee, if the request is received on or before Monday, October 16, 2017. No refunds will be made after that date. Refund requests should be made by contacting conference program chair Debbie Kepple-Mamros via email.

Registration Options:   

Any Questions?
Please call Coordinator Jackie Welch at 618/453-5672 or send an email.