ACCEPTING PROPOSALS NOW

79th Annual Midwest Political Science Conference
Thursday, April 7 through Sunday, April 10, 2022
Hybrid Format: Attend In-Person or Virtually

Learn more about the conference and submit a proposal here.

The following table lists the fees associated with the last in-person MPSA Annual Conference that was scheduled to be held in 2020. The registration rates below are to be used as a reference when determining cost estimates for the 2022 Annual Conference. These rates are not the registration rates for the 2022 MPSA Annual Conference. 

MPSA Conference Registration Rates for 2020
The rates for the 2022 MPSA Annual Conference are being determined and will be published soon. 

Early
In-Hotel*
Early
Out-Hotel*
Regular
In-Hotel*
Regular
Out-Hotel*
 Onsite Registration
Through
January 24
Through
January 24
January 25-March 13 January 25-March 13 In-Hotel* Out-Hotel*
Member Rates
Lifetime Member $245 $315 $295 $365 $305 $375
Professional Member, Income Level  > $100k $260 $330 $310 $380 $320 $390
Professional Member, Income Level $60k-$100k $245 $315 $295 $365 $305 $375
Professional Member, Income Level $50k-$60k $215 $285 $265 $335 $275 $345
Professional Member, Income Level < $50k $190 $260 $240 $310 $250 $320
Graduate Student Member $90 $125 $140 $175 $150 $185
Undergraduate Student Member $50 $85 $50 $85 $50 $85
Retired Member $60 $95 $110 $145 $120 $155
Non-Member Rates**
Non-Member Professional $475 $545 $525 $595 $535 $605
Non-Member Graduate Student $475 $510 $525 $560 $535 $570
Non-Member Undergraduate Student $85 $120 $85 $120 $85 $120
Non-Member Retiree $475 $510 $525  $560 $535 $570

*In Hotel/Out-Hotel – In Hotel rates apply to registered guests of the Palmer House, Chicago Hilton, and Chicago residents. Out-hotel rates are slightly higher and apply for those staying outside of the official conference hotels.

** Non-member rates include one year of complimentary electronic MPSA membership.

Future MPSA Conference Dates

  • Thursday, April 7 – Sunday, April 10, 2022
  • Thursday, April 13 – Sunday, April 16, 2023
  • Thursday, April 4 – Sunday, April 7, 2024
  • Thursday, April 3 – Sunday, April 6, 2025
  • Thursday, April 23 – Sunday, April 26, 2026
  • Thursday, April 1 – Sunday, April 4, 2027
  • Thursday, March 30 – Sunday, April 2, 2028