What Is Aspire?

Ad Astra's conference brings the higher education industry together on a mission to advance student success by implementing sustainable practices for academic operations and financial health! 

What you can expect at Aspire:

  ✦ Guest speakers from top industry organizations

  ✦ Panel discussions on student success and equity

  ✦ Peer-led sessions on optimizing academic and event scheduling

  ✦ Peer-to-peer networking

Watch Aspire21 Content On Demand

Get access to over thirty sessions from Aspire21, including content from the student success symposium, academics track, and events track! Get the Retrograde Pass* to start watching.  



* If you purchased an Astraverse Pass for the Aspire21 conference, you already have access. Email aspire@aais.com with any questions!

Past Speakers

Every year, we pull together top-notch speakers from leading industry organizations like Achieving the Dream, AASCU, NACUBO, and NASPA. Check out our full list of 2021 speakers by clicking the link below! 

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