Attendee Registration Open

Registration Open for 2017 Convention

Celebrate APA's 125th anniversary by attending the annual convention in Washington, D.C., this August. Registration is now open.


Aug. 3-6, 2017 (Exhibit Dates: Aug. 3-5)

Meeting Facility

Walter E. Washington Convention Center, 801 Mount Vernon Place, NW, Washington DC 20001

Headquarters Hotels
  • Marriott Marquis Washington, D.C. Hotel: Rate of $275 single/double (APA and division activities)
  • Renaissance Washington, D.C., Downtown Hotel: Rate of $266 single/double (CE Workshops)

International Visitors

Citizens or permanent residents of countries outside the United States must have a valid passport. Some visitors attending the convention may need a visa to enter the United States. 

Volunteer Opportunity

Graduate students can do good, and get a good deal, by volunteering in the Resource Room for Persons with Disabilities at the APA convention.

Continuing Education at Convention

Earn credit as you choose from 84 courses. You can further your education, expand your professional network and learn from experts in their fields.

Convention Sponsorships and Advertising

An anticipated 12,000 or more convention registrants are expected who will seek information about products, services, and resources available to assist them in their work within the psychology industry:

'Cabaret' at the Kennedy Center

Join APA colleagues at a performance of this classic Tony award-winning musical on Thursday, Aug. 3, at 8 p.m. Tickets are limited.

Press Registration

Media members should use our online form to register for the APA Annual Convention in Washington, D.C., Aug. 3-6.

2017 Convention Registration Fees

April-June 30 July 1-Aug. 1 Aug. 2-6
APA member
APA community college teacher affiliate
APA international affiliate
$295 $350
APA student affiliate
APAGS member
$80 $90 $100
Full-time student
APA high school teacher affiliate
$130 $140 $150
Nonmember $425 $480