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Midwest Fit Fest 2020

What is Midwest Fit Fest all about?

Midwest Fit Fest is dedicated to providing professional development opportunities to students, university-affiliated staff, and professional staff through collaboration, sharing ideas, networking, and new skills. This two-day fitness and wellness conference is held annually at various schools around the Midwest. DePaul University is excited to host the 22nd annual Midwest Fit Fest 


Early Bird Registration 

The wait is almost over, registration will open on December 1. 

They say that the early bird gets the worm. It's almost time for you to be that early bird and register by Friday, January 31st to save $10. Don't wait, secure your spot early!

Early Bird Pricing 
  • December 1 - January 31 - $55
  • February 1 - April 3 - $65
Click here​ to register for the 2020 Midwest Fit Fest! ​

Submit a Presentation Proposal

Submit a Presentation Proposal 

Interested in presenting at Midwest Fit Fest this year? If so, we are looking for presenters to feature engaging lectures and interactive presentations, covering a broad range of topic areas. Please consider sharing your knowledge and expertise as a presenter to help inspire healthy campuses around the Midwest. All presentations should be 50 minutes in length. 

Click here to submit a proposal!

Proposals due Monday, February 10.  

Why Present? 
  • You’ll have the opportunity to connect and network with other students and fitness professionals around the Midwest. 
  • You can boost your résumé and portfolio.
  • You’ll have an opportunity to share what you have learned at your institution and bring new ideas back with you


Become a Midwest Fit Fest 2020 Sponsor

Become a Midwest Fit Fest 2020 Sponsor

 Get your company in front of over 200 anticipated attendees at the 2020 Midwest Fit Fest conference in April! Contact Stephanie Punda at to support our conference. 

Platinum Sponsor  Gold Sponsor  Silver Sponsor  Bronze Sponsor 
$2000 $1000 $750 $500
Become a Midwest Fit Fest platinum sponsor and be the sole sponsor of a social event Become a Midwest Fit Fest gold sponsor and be the sole sponsor of one of the three meals at the event Become a Midwest Fit Fest silver sponsor and be the sole sponsor of the conference swag Become a Midwest Fit Fest bronze sponsor and be the sole sponsor of a presentation room, networking area, or host table


555 West Surf St.
Chicago, IL 60657
Phone: 773. 528.8400
  • Double Queen Room - $189 per night plus taxes 
  • Single Queen Room - $179 per night plus taxes 
Guest may also contact the hotel or Jennifer at or 773.270.5068 to make reservations. Please let front desk agents know that they are calling from the DePaul University Midwest Fit Fest. 

Best Western - River North 

125 W. Ohio Street
Chicago, IL 60654

  • Group Code - MidwestFF420
  • $166.70 per night if booked by 3/3/2020
  • Breakfast included for 2 people per day/ per room 
  • $15 Daily Parking 
For reservations call Best Western at 321.467.0800