Secular Student Alliance National Conference

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Join us for the 18th annual Secular Student Alliance national conference—a unique experience blending organizational development, leadership enrichment, and a secular perspective.


Online Registration Rates are now available through June 15th!

If you miss online registration you may register at the door, however housing in OSU residence halls will not be available.

Student:  $59
Five-Student Group Rate:  $240
Group Advisor:  $74
Group Alumni:  $74
SSA Member:  $179
Non-Member:  $199

Registration includes all five meals that occur during the event.

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Please acquaint yourself with our Conference Conduct Policies. You will be held accountable to them.

The Secular Student Alliance reserves the right to refuse registration to any individual for any reason or no reason at all.

How can I afford to travel across the country?

  • We have an online fundraising platform set up for you that is fun and easy to use. Click here to learn more about raising funds to help with expenses.
  • SSA has a limited amount of money to help with travel expenses. Click here to apply for travel assistance.


The Secular Student Alliance national conference is one again being held at The Ohio State University.

We are able to provide affordable housing in OSU residence halls, either in a single or a shared room. Conference housing nights are Thursday, Friday, and Saturday (check out Sunday morning). You will reserve your housing as a part of the registration process.

Shared Room: $30/night
Single Room: $65/night

If you need campus housing for Sunday night, you can make your reservation today.


The Secular Student Alliance offers a unique outreach and advertising opportunity for secular organizations, businesses, and individuals to reach hundreds of secular student leaders from across the country.


Exhibitor Table + one registration

Promotional item in bag

Ad in the Conference Daily

In-app banner ad + website ad

Website ad only

Sponsor a meal

Complete sponsorship package


6-foot table and 2 chairs

Brochure, fidget spinner, pen, water bottle, or be creative

Daily newsletter on Friday, Saturday, or Sunday

Clickable banner ad and web ad/logo

Clickable logo on conference page on the SSA website

Acknowledgement from stage and meal signage

Exhibitor table, one registration, promotional item in bag,
ad in conference daily, in-app banner ad + website ad,
and sponsored meal









Every year at the SSA Annual Conference, hundreds of secular students and community leaders gather to share ideas and learn from each other. SSA Con’s primary goal is to train student leaders and activists from across the United States in grassroots organizing and leadership skills. Our conference is unique in the movement.

More information will be posted here as it becomes available!

Thanks to our sponsors


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