Conference FAQs

  • Is there an age limit to enter the event?

    This event is open to high school students in grades 9-12, who are interested in careers that involve teaching and education.

  • What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?

    Your school is responsible for transportation. Parking for school buses will be available at designated spaces on campus. For guest faculty/students arriving by car, metered parking is available on the day of the event. Parking rates are hourly, but you can purchase a daily parking pass for $8.00. We strongly recommend that you arrive early in order to find convenient parking near the venue

  • What is the dress code for conference attendance?

    In order to promote a professional atmosphere, students participating in the conference will be required to wear business casual attire. For men this consists of khakis or dress pants with a polo shirt or a button-up, collared shirt. For women this consists of khakis, dress pants, dress capris, knee length or longer skirts with polo shirts or dress blouses. Jeans, tank tops, halter tops, extremely short shorts or skirts, and cut-offs are NOT acceptable. Dress shoes or sneakers are appropriate. Flip-flops and sandals are NOT acceptable.

    Be prepared to walk extensively. Comfortable clothes and shoes are essential. High-heeled shoes are not recommended.

    School uniforms are appropriate.

  • What is the cost to attend the FEA Regional Conference at FIU?

    Registration for this event is made possible through Eventbrite. General admission tickets are $12.

  • Will breakfast/lunch be provided?

    A small snack to go will be provided in a special souvenir bag on the morning of the event. A complimentary Boxed Lunch ticket will be provided to each registered participant.

  • What can I bring into the event?

    You may bring water bottles, sunscreen and umbrellas. You are encouraged to leave irreplaceable items as well as those with a high dollar or sentimental value at home. While we do not anticipate the lost or theft of such items, FIU is not responsible for any items that are lost or stolen during the participant's experience at the FEA Conference.

  • How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

    You may email us at

  • What's the refund policy?

    Only attendees who pay the registration fee by credit card can request refunds up to 30 days before the day of the event. Payments made by check will not be refunded.

  • Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

    Yes, printed tickets are required to enter the event.

  • Can I update my registration information?

    You can update the information on your order (like name or email address) by clicking your order on the Tickets page. Only certain information can be changed—you can't change the number of tickets ordered, billing address, or credit card/payment type used.

  • Is my registration/ticket transferable?

    Registration is not transferable.

  • Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn't match the person who attends?

    No, the name on the ticket or registration must match the name of the person attending the event.