MASFAA Conference

2024 Conference

MASFAA conference logo November 2024 Cape Cod with a palm tree over a sunset and a shark fin. Theme is changes in lattitudes, changes in attitudes

November 20th – 22nd, Margaritaville Resort Cape Cod, Hyannis, MA

Session Proposals

Have a session you want to present at conference?  Submit your proposal here!


An updated agenda will be posted closer to the conference.

Have something you want to learn about at the conference? Email Mira Morgan at with suggestions!


Cost to Attend

Both days: $TBD

Single day (Thursday or Friday): $TBD

Pre-Conference NASFAA Credential Training: TBD (included with registration for one or both days)

Click here to register for the conference once available!

Hotel Accommodations

Margaritaville Resort Cape Cod, Hyannis, MA

Online reservations will be available in September and a discount code will be provided. If you would like to book a room before then, please follow the instructions below to call or email Mikayla Rocheleau, MASFAA’s booking contact at the hotel.

Estimated nightly rate: $149, plus $10 resort fee and tax. Water Park passes are included in this rate.

Rate notes:

  • 3rd/4th Person (17 years and older) – an additional surcharge of $20.00 plus tax, per night will be added.
  • Check-in time is 3:00pm, and Check-out time is 11:00am.  Requests for early arrival or late departure will be subject to availability of rooms.
  • Group Rates have a 7 day Cancellation Policy.
    Advance deposits are refundable for individual cancellations received at least 14 days prior to guest arrival date. Cancellation of a reservation within 7 days of arrival, or failure to check in on the scheduled arrival date, will be charged a penalty of one night’s room rate plus tax. An early departure is considered a cancellation. If any group member decides to shorten the length of their stay within 14 days of arrival, the penalty of one night’s room rate plus tax will apply.

How to reserve your room:
Individuals reserving their guest rooms can call Mikayla Rocheleau at 508-568-2958 or email at

  • Mikayla’s typical hours are Monday through Friday, 9am-5pm.
  • When calling, guests should identify themselves as part of the MA Association of Financial Aid Administrators in order to receive the preferred group rates.
  • Please have guests reserve a room by October 17, 2024 in order to receive the discounted rate.

About the hotel:
Nestled on Cape Cod, Massachusetts, with nearby beaches, museums, shopping centers, and historic sites, the newly renovated Margaritaville Resort Cape Cod is scheduled to open in Summer 2024. The resort will feature 272 island-inspired guestrooms and suites, a range of on-site amenities including the Fins Up! Indoor Water Park, an outdoor pool, St. Somewhere Spa, Fins Up! Fitness Center, Parakeets Kid’s Club, and a Fin City Arcade, along with signature Margaritaville bars and eateries.

Welcome to Margaritaville Resort Cape Cod, where the Cape’s charm meets the Margaritaville state of mind in a fusion of paradise.

Keynote Speakers

Check back in later to find out who our keynote speaker(s) will be!


Each year, MASFAA supports a charity through our raffle. Check in later for information on which charity we selected this year.

Conference Presentations

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