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Application to Attend NCORE Conference

Interested in attending the NCORE Conference?


Each year, the Office of Student Diversity & Inclusion selects students to attend and represent Texas State University at the National Conference on Race and Ethnicity in American Higher Education Conference (NCORE).  This year NCORE will take place in Portland, Oregon from May 28, 2019 to June 1, 2019. 

Benefits of being selected to represent SDI and TXST at NCORE:

  • SDI pays for your NCORE Registration Fee
    • Students are encouraged to apply to NCORE's Student Leadership Development Conference Scholarship Program. 
  • SDI pays for hotel
  • Attend all workshops and keynote speakers
  • Develop your skills and competencies related to diversity and inclusion

Important Note:

  • SDI Office will make a good-faith effort to reduce the total cost of attending the NCORE Conference.
  • You will be required to pay for meals not included with conference registration.
  • You may have to assume some portion of your travel expenses, specifically if it involves airfare.
  • Applicants must be able to attend the entire NCORE Conference (see dates above).

Below are details about eligibility for being selected:

  • Must be a current member of the FY 2019 Equality University Director’s Committee.
  • Must be a current student in good standing at Texas State
  • Must be enrolled as a student at Texas State for the FY 2020 Academic year (i.e. enrolled for fall 2019 classes).
  • Must serve on the Equality U Director’s Committee (i.e. leadership planning committee) beginning fall 2019.
  • Failure to meet these requirements will result in reimbursement of travel expenses and conference fees.

Deadline to Submit

  • Friday, March 1, 2019 by 5:00 PM.

Selection of Participants

  • You will be notified by email if you are selected to attend NCORE.

Personal Information

Race & Ethnicity: *
Age: *


Classification by Hours/Degree: *
Will you be enrolled at Texas State student for Fall 2019?: *

Contact Information

Equality U Director's Committee

Are you a current member of the Equality U Director's Committee? *
Identify which sub-committee(s) that you served on for the 2018 Equality U Conference: *

Are you able to pay for your own travel? *
Are you able to pay for your own meals during the conference? *

As part of the NCORE Registration Forms, participants are being asked the following questions. Please answer to the best of your knowledge.

Do you have any dietary requirements and/or food allergies you would like to share? *
Do you require any accessibility accommodations or requirements? *