The CACUBO Annual Conference, held each fall, is one of the premier higher education events in the region. For staff at all levels in college and university business offices looking for a valuable, high-quality higher education conference, CACUBO’s Annual Conference provides a setting for networking, as well as presentations and seminars to share information on important professional development topics.

The Annual Conference is also an outstanding and affordable way for all levels of higher education accounting professionals to earn CPE credits. Attendees of the CACUBO Annual Conference can also visit the exhibits of our event sponsors and access additional resources from this group of industry-leading, higher education business partners and companies. Sessions will include updates on current policies or requirements, or basic information.


The 2024 Annual Conference, "Racing Toward Excellence," is in Indianapolis, Indiana on September 29 - October 1, 2024 at the Downtown Marriott. The following keynote speakers are lined up: Zonya FocoBen WhitingJeff Havens and Justin Jones-Fosu.

Check out the video below; we know it will build your excitement so that YOU will want to attend this year's exciting conference!



If you are unable to attend the event, CACUBO encourages that the registration be transferred to another person at the registrant’s university. Requests for exceptions to this policy may be made in writing to the Database Coordinator. No refunds will be made after that date. CACUBO will refund the full amount of the registration when CACUBO cancels a program.


Sessions are offered in the “Group Live” format. To receive credit, participants must verify attendance for the entire session. For questions regarding CPE, please contact Julee Sherman, CACUBO CPE Coordinator.

 The Central Association of College and University Business Officers (CACUBO) is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website:  The CACUBO sponsor identification number is 116326.

In Accordance with the standards of the National Registry of CPE Sponsors, CPE credits have been granted based on a 50 minute hour.


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Partnering with CACUBO provides the opportunity to market your product or service to multiple colleges and universities on minimal marketing dollars, strengthen relationships with existing clients and build relationships with prospective clients, and connect with an association whose members are engaging and welcoming!

We are comprised of over 500 colleges and universities. Our member institutions include public and private research, doctoral, small and community college institutions. Attendees come from a variety of reporting levels and units within an institution such as Chief Financial Officers, Chief Business Officers, Vice Presidents, Vice Chancellors, Controllers, Directors, and Managers. Their areas of responsibility include finance, financial accounting & reporting, facilities, investments, human resources, data analytics, budgeting, and IT.

Our booth rate is $2600 and provides items listed below. Complete the 2024 Booth agreement to reserve your spot.  To aid you, review the current floor plan, booth listing and sponsorship opportunities.


  • One 10' x 10' booth space with pipe and drape.
  • One booth ID sign.
  • One 6' draped table
  • Two side chairs.
  • One complimentary full registration (all events and meals included).
  • Two exhibit hall only badges including meals (Sunday and Monday lunch & Monday and Tuesday breakfast). Note, Opening event will be an option to add for $150.
  • Eligible to register additional persons at the CACUBO member rate which is significantly lower than the vendor rate.
  • Inclusion in the listing of Business Partners in the meeting program guide.
  • Electronic list of attendees prior to the annual conference.
  • On-site security.
  • $200 discount for first time exhibitor.

For future sponsorship opportunities, contact Jill Yates, CACUBO Business Partner Coordinator.


Interested in helping us plan the next CACUBO Annual Conference, visit our Volunteer Opportunities page to learn more about how you can get involved in the planning process.