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2023 PacFAA Conference

  • 30 Mar 2023
  • 8:00 AM
  • 31 Mar 2023
  • 3:00 PM
  • Kroc Center Hawaii



2023 PacFAA Spring Conference

Location: The Salvation Army Kroc Center
                91-3257 Kualaka'i Parkway
                Ewa Beach, HI  96706
Date: March 30 - 31, 2023

The annual PacFAA Conference provides essential training through relevant sessions to enhance participants' professional development. By attending training with other aid administrators from different types of educational institutions, the conference creates an environment in which participants can increase their professional growth by networking and collaborating with fellow participants.


Registration Period is January 23, 2023 - March 3, 2023
Conference Registration Fee: $250

Your payment must be received no later than March 3, 2023 to complete your registration.

Included with Conference Registration Fee:
2023-2024 PacFAA Membership, May 1, 2023 - April 30, 2024

All General and Breakout Sessions

Breakfast, Lunch, and Snacks
       Continental Breakfast, March 30, 2023

       Hot Lunch Buffet, March 30, 2023

       Hot Breakfast Buffet, March 31, 2023

       Soup and Sandwich Buffet, March 31, 2023

Breakout Sessions: Hoʻomāhū: Rethinking Gender in Māhū and Native Hawaiian Queerness, Ways to build good will across campus—finding common ground with colleagues outside the aid office, Verification and Implications of Simplification Act, Consumer Information and FSA Assessments, Prioritizing You Problems, more sessions to be announced.

General Sessions: 34 Strong, NASFAA & WASFAA Update, Federal Update, and PacFAA Business Meeting.

Conference Agenda is located in the Forms & Documents page.

Conference Hotel Information
Hampton Inn
& Suites Oahu/Kapolei
91-5431 Kapolei Parkway

Kapolei, HI  96707

Tel: (808) 628-4900

Website: Hampton Inn & Suites Oahu/Kapolei

PacFAA Group Room Rates
 Category  Price per night
 Double Occupancy (2 Queen Beds)
Room subject to general excise tax of 4.71% and transient accommodations tax of 13.25% (subject to change) per room per night.

Some of the amenities at the hotel are: free hot breakfast offered daily, free high speed and wireless internet access in the lobby and all guestrooms, and complimentary parking.

Reservation rates are good for one (1) night prior and one (1) night after the conference dates of March 30, 2023 – March 31, 2023.

Please contact Hampton Inn directly for reservation prices and availability. When contacting the hotel directly at (808) 628-4900, choose option #2 and provide the group code "PFA".

Deadline to reserve conference hotel rates: February 28, 2023.

Conference Cancellation Policy

The PacFAA Conference Cancellation and Refund Policy will be as follows to assure consistency and is applicable to the annual PacFAA conference.

- Conference registration canceled on, or before March 3, 2023 is refundable.

- Registrants canceling after March 3, 2023 will not receive a refund. The refund and cancellation policy will not be waived. Conference fees may be transferred to another individual.

- In the event that PacFAA must cancel the conference due to unforeseen circumstances*, PacFAA will refund the cost of the conference.

*Unforeseen circumstances is used to describe an event that is unexpected and prevents PacFAA from continuing with a conference, training, or webinar. Examples of such circumstances can include, but are not limited to, inclement weather or other natural disasters, site unavailability, technology challenges, and presenter absence.
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