Event Date and Time
UMD campus

NACS-Fest is a 2-day recruitment event held on a Thursday and Friday in the middle of February.  Top applicants are invited to attend.  NACS-Fest provides an opportunity for top applicants to interact with NACS students and faculty, learn more about the NACS program, and interview with potential mentors

The schedule can be found below.

Thursday, February 12
        6:15pm-8:00pm:        Reception and Poster Presentation

Friday, February 13
        8:45am-9:00am        Breakfast
        9:00am-10:00am      Welcome and Overview of NACS Program
     10:15am-11:30am       Student Talks
     11:30am-12:15pm       Lunch with NACS Students and Faculty
     12:30pm-3:30pm         Interviews and Meetings
        3:30pm-4:30pm       Tour of Maryland Neuroimaging Center
        4:30pm-5:00pm       Break
        5:00pm-6:00pm       Graduate Student Panel
        6:00pm-6:30pm       Cocktail Reception
        6:30pm-8:00pm       Dinner
        8:00pm-10:00pm     Optional Social Outing

Saturday, February 14
       9:00am-3:00pm         Optional Visit to DC