Nov. 2-5, 2021 

2021 Registration Rates  |  TCRM Preconference Workshop  | Continuing Education & Verification of Attendance  |  Student Access Grant  | Adding an Item to Your Registration  |  Cancellations and Refunds  |  Conference Code of Conduct


Register to Attend NCFR 2021

Registration is open to virtually attend the 2021 NCFR Annual Conference, scheduled for Nov. 2–5, 2021. Find complete details below about your registration options.

Register for NCFR 2021 >>

All individuals participating in the conference in any capacity must agree to abide by the 2021 NCFR Code of Conduct. You will confirm your agreement during the registration process.

At this time, NCFR is planning for a virtual format due to current pandemic conditions. Read more.


2021 Conference Registration Rates

All options are full-conference registrations to attend virtually the days of Nov. 2–5. Rates are in U.S. dollars and change at midnight EDT on the dates noted below.

Become a Member and Save!

A membership plus conference registration can cost less than a nonmember registration alone. Learn about NCFR membership options.


Early-bird: Thru June 14

June 15 – Oct. 11

Late: After Oct. 11

NCFR Student Member*




Student + New NCFR Membership*†




Nonmember Student





NCFR Member (nonstudent)




Professional + New NCFR Membership†




Nonmember Professional





*Students must provide verification of student status if requested.
Eligible for new NCFR members only. Previous or lapsed members are not eligible. This registration level includes a full-conference registration, plus a new NCFR membership. Memberships will be at the “Student 2” or “Professional 2” levels, with online-only access to NCFR’s three scholarly journals.

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TCRM Preconference Workshop

Theory Construction and Research Methodology (TCRM) Workshop
Tuesday, Nov. 2 and Wednesday, Nov. 3Free with conference registration. Indicate if you will attend the TCRM preconference workshop when you register.

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Continuing Education Verification (CEV) / Verification of Conference Attendance (VCA)

$25 for NCFR members  |  $50 for nonmembers

Available to attendees who want to verify their conference attendance, including Certified Family Life Educators (CFLEs) and NBCC therapists if desired for their own records.

  • Certificates include number of hours eligible for marriage and family therapists and other practitioners who belong to the National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC) CEs and the total number of conference hours attended.
  • Certificates are emailed after conference attendance is reviewed by NCFR.

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Adding an Item to Your Completed Registration

Go online to add an item — such as a preconference workshop or continuing education credit — to your already completed conference registration.

Log in at, click the Events menu item, then click Edit next to the conference event for which you'd like to modify your registration.

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NCFR Student Access Grant

NCFR is committed to redressing systemic racism and opening doors where racial and ethnic barriers stand. To ensure inclusion of People of Color in the discipline of Family Science, please donate to fund registration fees for new and existing NCFR student members to the 2021 NCFR Annual Conference and 1 year of membership for new student members from historically marginalized racial or ethnic populations. Learn more.

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Cancellations and Refunds

Refund requests must be submitted in writing and emailed or postmarked by Oct. 11, 2021. Refund requests received following the Oct. 11, 2021, deadline are subject to review. All refunds are subject to a processing fee of $50 ($30 for students). No refunds for workshops unless the event is canceled. In the event that NCFR must cancel an annual conference, registrants will be offered a full refund. Should circumstances arise that result in postponement of the conference, NCFR has the right to either issue a full refund or transfer registration to the same event at a new date.

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Need a Receipt? Find Yours Online

  • Visit
  • If prompted, log in with the username and password you used when you registered for the conference
  • Hover your cursor over "My Account" and click "Payment History" to open your past orders
  • From the list of "Your Orders," find your conference registration order and click the "View Order" button
  • Print your order details

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