National Conventions

National Conventions have been held every two years since 1929, except during World War II.

  • 2015: St. Catherine University: St. Paul, Minnesota
  • 2013 Lourdes University; Sylvania, OH
  • 2011 Dominican University; River Forest, IL
  • 2009 Our Lady of Holy Cross College; New Orleans, LA
  • 2007 Holy Names University; Oakland, California
  • 2005 Ursuline College; Cleveland, Ohio
  • 2003 Madonna University; Livonia, MI
  • 2001 Our Lady of Holy Cross College/Holiday Inn; New Orleans, LA
  • 1999 Lourdes College; Sylvania, OH
  • 1997 Holy Names College; Oakland, CA
  • 1995 D’Youville College; Buffalo, NY
  • 1993 Ursuline College; Cleveland, OH
  • 1991 Rosary College (now Dominican University); Chicago, IL
  • 1989 University of San Diego; San Diego, CA
  • 1987 Madonna University; Livonia, MI
  • 1985 Elms College; Chicopee, MA
  • 1983 Mercy Center; Cincinnati, OH
  • 1981 Loretto Heights College; Denver, CO
  • 1979 Shrine Center for Renewal; Columbus, OH
  • 1977 Mount St. Mary’s College; Los Angeles, CA
  • 1975 Mary Manse College; Toledo, OH
  • 1973 Northland Inn; Detroit, MI
  • 1971 Somerset Inn; Cleveland, OH
  • 1969 Mayflower Hotel; Washington, DC
  • 1967 Hotel Knickerbocker; Chicago, IL
  • 1965 Brown Palace Hotel; Denver, CO
  • 1963 The Warwick Hotel; Philadelphia, PA
  • 1961 Statler-Hilton Hotel; Buffalo, NY
  • 1959 Coronado Hotel; St. Louis, MO
  • 1957 Hotel Statler; Detroit, MI
  • 1955 Hotel Statler; Los Angeles; CA
  • 1953 Hotel Statler; New York, NY
  • 1951 Netherlands Plaza Hotel; Cincinnati, OH
  • 1949 Hotel Knickerbocker; Chicago, IL
  • 1947 Park-Plaza Hotel; St. Louis, MO
  • 1943-1945, no conventions due to World War II
  • 1941 The Drake Hotel; Chicago, IL
  • 1939 Hotel Commodore; New York, NY
  • 1937 Netherlands Plaza Hotel; Cincinnati, OH
  • 1935 Waldorf-Astoria Hotel; New York, NY
  • 1933 Palmer House; Chicago, IL
  • 1931 Book-Cadillac Hotel; Detroit, MI
  • 1929 Seton Hill College; Greensburg, PA