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Fall 2017
Volume 20 Issue2

NACCU 2018 Call for Proposals & Registration Info
Nominations Open for NACCU Board of Directors
2018 Canadian Campus Card Conference
NACCU Welcomes Tinara Brown to the Team

NACCU Unlocks The Vault
Upcoming Web Conferences

From the Executive Director: Video Update regarding recent disasters and upcoming annual conference locations!

NACCU 2018 Call for Proposals & Registration Info

What better way to celebrate NACCU's 25th Anniversary than by contributing to the excellence of the annual conference's educational programming? Whether you present every year, or you've never done it before, you are invited to share your knowledge at NACCU 2018!

Choose a level: Beginner, Intermediate, or Advanced. Start your presentation and discussion where you prefer.

Pick your topic below or choose your own, and submit a proposal to present a session at NACCU 2018 by Monday, October 2.

  • Best Practices
  • EMV
  • Access Control
  • Revenue Sources
  • Supervising Students
  • Mobile Apps
  • Social Media
  • Account Reconciliation
  • Orientations/Semester start up
  • Card technology options
  • Or create your own topic

Get more information (and more topic ideas) and submit your proposal at

While you are thinking about NACCU 2018, you may use the registration and schedule information on the website to begin any necessary approval process to attend. You don't want to miss NACCU's 25th Annual Conference! Registration opens this fall.

Nominations Open: NACCU Board of Directors

By Ken Boyer, Board President

Your opportunity to contribute to the future of our Association is now!

Nominations for the NACCU Board of Directors are being accepted through Monday, September 25, 2017.

You may nominate yourself or someone else.

The Board typically meets in person at the Annual Conference and one or two other times per year for two to three days. In addition, there are monthly conference calls. Board members serve in one or more Board roles and are involved with NACCU committees.

The minimum requirements to be considered as a candidate are as follows:

  • Listed as a contact for an Institutional NACCU member in good standing
  • Three years or more experience in the Campus Card Industry
  • Three years or more experience with NACCU including serving as a member on at least one NACCU Committee
  • Attended at least one NACCU Annual Conference

If you are passionate about this industry and are able to dedicate quality time to help continue to strengthen this great organization, we encourage you to submit your nomination. You may also choose to nominate someone else you believe would make a good board member.

 Nominations now closed

2018 Canadian Campus Card Conference

Plan to join us at the University of New Brunswick on June 19-21, 2018 for the NACCU Canadian Campus Card Conference. Expand your campus knowledge by attending educational sessions, keynote presentations, and roundtable discussions. Come and share ideas with peers at networking events and build skills to efficiently plan, implement, or expand your campus programs.


NACCU Welcomes Tinara Brown to the Team

NACCU is excited to welcome Tinara Brown to the team as the NACCU Intern.

Tinara is a first-semester graduate student enrolled at the University of South Carolina and is pursuing a Master of Arts in Teaching.

Tinara recently graduated from Newberry College with a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology, and a minor in Criminal Justice and Social Work. When at Newberry, Tinara was a 4-year scholarship athlete and also served as a Student Government senator. She was initiated into The National Society of Leadership and Success, and was also chosen as Newberry College Homecoming Queen in 2016.

In addition to her college activities and achievements, Tinara has a passion for volunteering. While in school, Tinara found time to volunteer with the Newberry Literacy Council’s Family and Students Together Program. She also volunteered at a local church with their “Feed the Hungry” program.

Welcome to the team, Tinara!

NACCU Unlocks The Vault

Welcome to The Vault, the new identity of NACCU's member resource libraries. The Vault is is filled with valuable resources to assist you with projects on your campus, and allows you to share your files with other NACCU members.

The main page has been re-branded and redesigned to feature links to all the file libraries and galleries within The Vault. It also has a new direct link:

We have created 3 short instructional videos to help you access and use The Vault. Here is the first. The others can be found at the above link.

The Vault: NACCU Member Resource Libraries  
 How to Access the Vault

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You must be logged in to the website to access the pages inside The Vault. If you require login assistance, email Janice at

Thank you to all who took the time out of your busy lives to help increase the value of the resources inside The Vault. We are excited to offer this benefit to NACCU members! 

Upcoming Web Conferences

The Legal Aspects of Running the Campus Card Services Office

Mikhail Ilin, Manager of Campus Card Services
Suffolk University

September 26, 2017


Recarding Again? Navigating the Waters of Change

 Deric Waite, Manager of Card Services
John Meriano, Associate Vice President for Auxiliary Services
Quinnipiac University

October 11, 2017


Creating Excellence in your Card Program

Jennifer McNeill, ONEcard Financial Lead
University of Alberta

October 17, 2017


From the Executive Director: Video Update!
Dawn Thomas, Executive Director of NACCU

NACCU Executive Director Dawn Thomas joins us on video to seek stories about card offices helping each other or others during recent disasters, and to announce locations for NACCU 2019-2021 annual conferences!



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