CampusConnect East Conference

Temple University | Philadelphia, PA | May 23-24, 2023

Nelnet Campus Commerce is Coming to You

Nelnet Campus Commerce is meeting you where you are! CampusConnect East is a free in-person conference geared toward the interests of your region. We’re bringing together professionals from across the eastern United States for networking, discussions of industry topics, solutions, product roadmaps, AND a night of fun at a Phillies game!

Please note: Registration for 2023 is now CLOSED


A block of rooms is reserved at Le Méridien Philadelphia, located 2 miles from Temple University.

Le Méridien Philadelphia

1421 Arch Street (Google map) to Le Méridien Philadelphia

Philadelphia, PA, 19102

The discounted group rate of $219+ per night will be available from May 19-24, subject to hotel availability. Attendees are responsible to pay for their own accommodations.

Book your group rate using this secure, online link »

Should you encounter any issues, please reach out to You must book your hotel accommodations by May 6th, 2023 to secure the group rate!

Le Meridien Philadelphia Hotel


Topic Highlights Include

  • Recruitment, Retention, and Revenue – How to Grow All Three.
  • How Secure is Your Data? A Compliance and Security Conversation.
  • Do You Know Where Your Payments Are? Streamlining eCommerce on Campus.
  • Growing Departmental Revenue Through Online Stores
  • How to Lead Through Constant Change.
Philadelphia Phillies baseball game

Special Conference Event

Take Me Out To The Ballgame!

5/23, 6:40 p.m.

Attend the Philadelphia Phillies vs. Arizona Diamondbacks baseball game at Citizens Bank Park.

Why Attend CampusConnect East?

With CampusConnect East, we took all the things you love about our annual conference and tailored it to the interests of your region!

Grow Your Network

Immerse yourself in a community of higher education professionals from other East Coast institutions. Each in-person session and attendee event will be an opportunity to grow your network.

Focus on What Matters Most

Every session at CampusConnect East is curated to fit the needs of institutions in your region! Discuss industry topics, view product roadmaps, and brainstorm solutions to your biggest challenges.

It’s Free!

Nelnet Campus Commerce is giving you and your institution free registration! And, to significantly cut down on your travel time and costs, CampusConnect East is conveniently located in Philadelphia, PA. To help you talk with your supervisor about attending, download the justification letter template.

Please note: Registration for 2023 is now CLOSED

Special Thanks

GradGuard, college life protected


CampusConnect East is supported in part by GradGuard – helping make it possible for us to gather in person and ensure free registration for you.

GradGuard is the leading embedded insurance platform that helps institutions educate and protect students from the risks of college life. They help students and families overcome financial loss with tuition and renters insurance programs.