Registration & Lodging 2024

June 5 - 7, 2024 | Kansas City

22nd Cambio de Colores

Registration & Lodging



Full Conference
  • $285 early bird; extended through May 5, 2024 
  • $340 regular; through May 31, 2024 
  • $385 late registration; beginning May 31, 2024 
  • $150 Student Registration


Registration covers Wednesday light reception, Thursday breakfast and lunch and Friday breakfast, and attendance at all workshops, presentations, and performances. (See Schedule for more details)


All cancellations and requests for refunds must be submitted in writing to the MU Conference office at, and will be accepted up to May 3, 2024. There will be a $50 processing fee for cancelling. After May 3, 2024, no refunds will be processed.


One Day Registration
  • $150; Thursday, June 6, 2024


Site Visits
  • $45 early bird registration; through April 26, 2024
  • $55 late registration; beginning April 26, 2024


On Friday, June 7th, conference participants can join our Site Visit Tour to three local immigrant-serving organizations for an additional fee $45 (early registration); $55 late registration. Site visits will run from 12:45-4:10 pm. Check out these wonderful sites we will be visiting:


The Guadalupe Centers is the longest continuously operating agency serving the Latino community in the United States. Our mission is to improve lives in Latino communities throughout the Kansas City area.



The mission of El Centro, Inc., a not-for-profit corporation, is “strengthening communities and improving lives of Latinos and others through educational, social, and economic opportunities.”


The Latinx Education Collaborative (LEC) in Kansas City, established in 2018, endeavors to increase Latinx educator representation, advocate for equity, empower Latinx families and communities, and pioneer initiatives to address systemic barriers and create a more inclusive educational landscape.





Kansas City Marriott Country Club Plaza
4445 Main Street
Kansas City, Missouri 64111


Room Rate: $165/night plus taxes and fees
Reservations cutoff date: May 16, 2024
Group Name: Curators of the University of Missouri-Cambio de Colores Conference
Online Reservation Link
⇒ Please verify lodging cancellation and reservation policy when making reservation.





Thanks to our generous sponsors, we can provide a limited number of scholarships for those that have limited funding.  If you’d like to be considered for a conference scholarship, please fill out this application by Friday, April 19, 2024. 



Donate to Our Scholarship Fund

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Thanks to our 2024 Sponsors

             Logo: USDA Regional Food Business Centers - Heartland             Logo: Latin Jazz Institute - Kansas City Latin Jazz Orchestra
 Logo: UMKC Institute for Human Development

Division of Diversity and Inclusion | Department of Race, Ethnic and Gender Studies |Institute for Human Development

College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources | College of Arts and Science | College of Education and Human Development | Department of Human Development and Family Science |Division of Inclusion, Diversity and Equity | International Programs |  The MU Provost Office |  The Truman School of Government and Public Affairs

A special thank you to our Advisory Board, Fellows, Cambio de Colores Planning Committee, and our Kansas City community partners:
Logo: El Centro     Logo: Guadalupe Centers Logo: Latinx Education Collaborative