The Arkansas Academic Advising Network is pleased to announce our 2nd Annual ArkAAN Summer Institute, modeled after the NACADA Summer Institute.

The summer institute will be held July 24, 25, and 26 in Hot Springs, AR on the beautiful campus of National Park College.

Topical themes may include: Data, Admissions, Retention, & Excellence in Advising (Advisor Training).

If you have questions, please don’t hesitate to send us an email at [email protected]


Registration is now open!
Payment options include credit card, travel card, and check. (Credit/Travel card recommended.)

Early Bird Registration
(Before July 5)
Standard Registration
(After July 5)


The ArkAAN Summer Institute Planning Committee has compiled a list of suggested hotels. Hot Springs has additional lodging options not included below.

Lake Ouachita 

Echo Canyon Resort & Marina- 11 miles to NPC

Lake Hamilton

The Hamilton –  4.5 miles to NPC

Willow Beach Resort – 8.6 miles to NPC

Doubletree by Hilton – 8.6 miles to NPC

Baymont by Wyndham – 10 miles


Arlington Hotel – 5.1 miles to NPC

Embassy Suites – 6.8 miles to NPC

The Hotel Hot Springs – 6.6 miles to NPC