Venue Management School
Saturday, June 3 - Friday, June 9, 2017  / Oglebay Resort, Wheeling, WV


The online application priority due date is Thursday, February 16, 2017.  Applicants after this date will be placed on a wait list. Applicants on the wait list will be informed of their admission by Friday, February 17, 2017.

The Online application is now open. Click here to apply. 
Year 2 students please click here to download your registration form. 

Admission Policy

Priority will be given to IAVM members during the open enrollment process from the day the online application goes live through Thursday, February 16, 2017. 

Applicants are processed and accepted strictly on an individual basis. Facilities or companies may not send substitute registrants in the event an accepted applicant cannot attend unless approved by the VMS Executive Committee.


Saturday, June 3 will be check in/registration and evening welcoming reception. Sunday, June 4 will begin with orientation. Classes and activities continue through Thursday evening. Check out is on Friday, June 9. Attendees must arrive Saturday, June 3  and leave Friday, June 9 to fully participate in all activities. Any exceptions to this policy must be approved by the Board of Regents in writing prior to school.

2017 Package Rates

The rates for the 2017 school have been set by the Board of Regents. Package rates include lodging Saturday through Thursday and breakfast and lunch Sunday through Thursday. All classes, study materials, coffee breaks, Sunday dine-around and graduation night banquet are included in the package cost. 
Member package rates are $2,540.36 (single occupancy) or $2,054.21 (double occupancy) all taxes included. The lodging portion of the package is subject to 12 percent tax. If you are an IAVM member at the time of application, you must apply under the Member rate.

Non-member package rates are $2,840.36 (single occupancy) or $2,354.21 (double occupancy) all taxes included. The lodging portion of the package is subject to 12 percent tax. As a benefit to your registration, you will receive a 1-year IAVM membership that will begin by August 16, 2017. 

Admissions and Enrollment Questions

Greg Wolfe


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Resort & Conference Center

Oglebay Resort & Conference Center
Wheeling, West Virginia
Located on Rt. 88, just 4 miles off I-70 at exit 2A\
1 hour from Greater Pittsburgh International Airport
via Rt. 60 E to I-79 to I-70 W to Wheeling Exit 2A.
2 hours from Columbus International Airport via I-270
S to I-70 E to Wheeling Exit 2A.
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