Conference Archive & Photos

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Location History

Year Location Local Hosts
2019 Greenville, SC Clemson University
2018 Buffalo, NY University at Buffalo
2017 Denver, CO University of Colorado Denver
2016 Portland, OR Portland State University & University of Oregon
2015 Houston, TX Texas Southern University & Texas A&M University
2014 Philadelphia, PA University of Pennsylvania, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, & Temple University
2013 Dublin, Ireland Joint Congress AESOP-ACSP
2012 Cincinnati, OH University of Cincinnati
2011 Salt Lake City, NV University of Utah
2010 Minneapolis, MN University of Minnesota
2009 Crystal City, VA Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University
2008 Chicago, IL Joint Congress ACSP-AESOP
2007 Milwaukee, WI University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee
2006 Fort Worth, TX University of Texas at Arlington
2005 Kansas City, MO Kansas State University, University of Kansas, & University of Missouri Kansas City
2004 Portland, OR Portland State University & The University of Oregon
2003 Leuven, Belgium Joint Congress AESOP-ACSP
2002 Baltimore, MD Morgan State University & The University of Maryland
2001 Cleveland, OH Cleveland State University
2000 Atlanta, GA Georgia Institute of Technology
1999 Chicago, IL University of Illinois at Chicago
1998 Pasadena, CA University of Southern California
1997 Fort Lauderdale, FL Florida Atlantic University, University of Florida, & Florida State University
1996 Toronto, Canada Joint Congress AESOP-ACSP
1995 Detroit, MI Wayne State University, University of Michigan, & Michigan State University
1994 Tempe, AZ University of Arizona & Arizona State University
1993 Philadelphia, PA University of Pennsylvania
1992 Columbus, OH Ohio State University
1991 Oxford, England Joint Congress AESOP-ACSP
1990 Austin, TX University of Texas at Austin
1989 Portland, OR Portland State University
1988 Buffalo, NY State University of New York at Buffalo
1987 Los Angeles, CA University of Southern California, University of California Los Angeles, & California Polytechnic Institute - Pomona
1986 Milwaukee, WI University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee
1985 Atlanta, GA Georgia Institute of Technology
1984 New York, NY Hunter College & City University of New York
1983 San Francisco, CA University of California, Berkeley
1982 Chicago, IL University of Chicago
1981 Washington, DC Howard University
1980 Cincinnati, OH Joint Conference with AIP Hosted by the University of Cincinnati


ACSP Meetings 1971-1985
A Quickie Chronology of ACSP

Baltimore, MD
October 12-13
New Orleans, LA
September 25-26
Kansas City, KS

October 8

Chicago, IL
November 4-6
Location unknown
Chicago, IL
May 11

April 7-8 in Los Angeles, CA and October 21 in Atlanta, GA
Detroit, MI
April 16-19
San Francisco, CA
October 23-25

Los Angeles, CA
 September 17, held in conjunction with the annual AIP Meeting
Detroit, MI
Philadelphia, PA
October 23
Seattle, WA
July 26, held on campus of the University of Washington, Seattle
Minneapolis, MN
May 10 / 18 schools represented and the minutes of this meeting record the establishment of the name Association of Collegiate Schools of Planning, officers, voting procedures, purposes of the organization, dues amount of $50/year, and a committee to establish a constitution.
Chicago, IL
October / Meeting of Planning Educators at the AIP Conference
San Francisco, CAMarch 16 preceding the ASPO Conference, planning educators met at the University of California, Berkeley.


The Association of Collegiate Schools of Planning promotes education, research, service and outreach in the United States and throughout the world by seeking to:

  • recognize diverse needs and interests in planning;
  • improve and enhance the accreditation process, and;
  • strengthen the role of planning education in colleges and universities through publications, conferences, and community engagement;
  • extend planning beyond the classroom into the world of practice.


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