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Tuesday, October 15 and Wednesday, October 16, 2024 (a two day conference!)

at the Inn at Ole Miss, Ballroom!


Join us on the historic University of Mississippi Campus!


Registration Link


What is the Academic Probation Symposium?

The purpose of this symposium: To bring together like-minded professionals in the field of higher education to discuss academic support at their university/college and to build a group to network with throughout the year.

Topics to include: Academic Probation; Planning an Academic Probation Course; Academic Suspension; Mentoring Students on Probation and Suspension; Research in Academics tied to Probation and Suspension and Dismissal; Assisting Students returning from Academic Dismissal; etc.

Registration Fees

Professional Staff Members $100

Graduate Students/Assistants $75


NEW for 2024! Academic Support Programs and the Center for Student Success and First-Year Experience is partnering with the Department of Higher Education here at the University of Mississippi to bring you more to a new two-day conference. Bringing you a keynote speaker. Inviting you to a Reception at the end of day one! Two days, same mindset, new theme – Academic Support in the Deep South.  More details to come on the schedule of events…


Registration Link


Call for Presentation Proposals 2024

Want to speak at the 2024 event?  Do you have a presentation geared towards any of the topics above or want to host a roundtable type event?  Fill out the presentation proposal and let’s see what comes of it! (Feedback from an initial survey found the following topics were desired: proactive support for students on probation or suspension; reaching unresponsive students – best practices; interventions for academic support; tracking at-risk students; mentoring and/or coaching programs; motivation and encouragement; mandated engagement; etc.)

Presentation Proposals 2024 Link


What do you get with your registration?

  • 2 days in Oxford, MS, on this historic campus at the University of Mississippi
  • Hearing and learning from like-minded professionals about academic support
  • Expanded conversations about academic probation, academic suspension, and academic dismissal for you to take back to your college/university
  • Breakfast(s) and Lunch(es), of course, and new this year in 2024, a Reception!
  • Networking with colleagues from other schools.


Registration Link


Hotel Stay

Are you looking to stay at the Symposium Hotel?  We have partnered with The Inn at Ole Miss for a special room rate. The Inn at Ole Miss Direct Link


Contact information

For general information or questions, please reach out to Jeremy Roberts with Academic Support Programs in the Center for Student Success and First-Year Experience at 662.915.2230 or


We look forward to seeing you in 2024 at the University of Mississippi!