General Information

General Information

The EACUBO 2015 Annual Meeting will take place at the Philadelphia Marriott Downtown located at 1201 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107.

The official dates of the meeting are October 11-14, 2015. The first day of educational sessions is Monday, October 12.

Philadelphia, PA area Climate and Appropriate Dress

Business casual attire is suitable for all meeting sessions and the networking reception. Please remember to bring a sweater or light jacket for air-conditioned rooms. Meeting rooms tend to be cool.  Please click here for the current weather conditions in Philadelphia, PA.


Parking is available in the Philadelphia Marriott Downtown. The current rate for daily and overnight guest is $48.00 for valet. Rates are subject to change.  Garage height is 6 feet 9 inches.

Continuing Professional Education (CPE)

Participants submitting requests for CPE credits must provide an adequate record of participation in accordance with the standards issued jointly by NASBA and AICPA. In order to meet this standard, EACUBO will require participants applying for CPE credits to scan the barcode on their badge when entering each session. Each person's barcode is specific to their registration record so please be sure to have your badge available for each session. Scanning is the responsibility of each participant and must be completed within 10 minutes of the beginning time of each session. After this professional development meeting, CPE certificates will be available online within two-to-four weeks to those attendees who scanned into sessions.

The learning objectives for attendees at this professional development meeting are the introduction or enhancement of critical technical and management skills that are targeted to higher education business administrative professionals.

At the conclusion of this meeting, participants should be able to:

  • Evaluate current issues in financial reporting, budgeting, accounting, financing, and regulatory compliance.
  • Illustrate how institutions are managing for success in these changing times.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of technical issues and awareness of emerging trends.
  • Share insights gained from colleagues and industry experts.
  • Demonstrate strengthened leadership abilities in campus collaborations and communications.

The EACUBO 2015 Annual Meeting has been certified to award participants up to 16 CPEs in the form of group live presentation. EACUBO strives to provide the best quality programming to all its members and the higher education industry. Should there be a concern with the quality of programming or level of service, please contact Jare Allocco Allen, EACUBO CPE contact.

The Eastern Association of College and University Business Officers (EACUBO) 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: