You’re invited to attend the MOACAC 2022 Tools of the Trade workshop!

Do you have one year of experience or less in the Admissions world? If so, this workshop is for you! Tools of the Trade is designed to inform and inspire admission counselors who are just getting started in the field. The workshop will include informative sessions, networking opportunities and a little fun, too!

DATE:  August 4 - 5, 2022
LOCATION: Fontbonne University
COST: $115 MOACAC Member / $140 MOACAC Non-Member


MOACAC has reserved a black of rooms for Tools of the Trade attendees at the Drury Inn and Suites St, Louis Brentwood located at 8700 Eager Rd, Brentwood, MO 63144. Please make your reservations by Monday, July 18,2022 to receive your group rate. Reservations made after this date will be subject to prevailing rate and availability. Reservations may also be made by calling 1-800-325-0720 and refer to your group number 10022620.

Tentative Agenda

You will receive a final copy of the agenda on Monday, August 1st, but below is a tentative schedule. The event will begin at 1:00 pm on Thursday and end by 3 pm on Friday to allow for travel. Sessions will include financial aid, building relationships with high school counselors, college fairs/high school visits, and more!

August 4, 2022  
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm Welcome and Ice Breaker
2:00 pm - 4:45 pm Information Sessions
4:45 pm - 6:45 pm Free Time
6:45 pm - ??? Cardinals vs. Cubs (Budweiser Deck, Ballpark Village)
August 5, 2022  
8:15 am - 9:30 am Breakfast and Ice Breaker
9:00 am - 11:30 am Information Sessions
11:30 am - 12:15 pm Lunch
12:20 pm - 3:00 pm Information Sessions and Closing Remarks


Tools of the Trade Grant Application

While working through challenging times, MOACAC values our high school and college partnerships through providing grant opportunities for membership, training, and professional development. If your institution has financial hardship preventing your participation in Tools of the Trade 2022, be sure to complete the MOACAC Grant Application. Follow the link below, and select Tools of the Trade, and complete the form for consideration for a MOACAC grant to attend the 2022 Tools of the Trade. 


Professional Development Co-Chairs:

Darren Meeker
Rockhurst High School
Kansas City, MO
[email protected]
816-363-2036 x517

Cabrina Noonan
Ritenour High School
St. Louis, MO
[email protected]