Registration fees are discounted for CPD members, and CPD points may be used to pay for this program.
$500 CPD member rate
$525 SUNY faculty/staff rate (non-CPD member rate)
$600 Non-SUNY rate

Please reach out directly to the SAIL Associate Director, Carolyn Mattiske, with any questions about the retreat by phone at 518.445.4201 or email

Nominations will be accepted through 11/30 and then reviewed by a selection committee. Nominees will be notified of their acceptance status in early December. Acceptance letters will include the link to register for the program.

Accommodations at Carey Institute

Room and board at The Carey Institute will cost approximately total $400 for the 2.5 days, (includes a single overnight room on 1/8 & 1/9, all meals and beverages during the program and access to the meeting facilities and amenities) and should be paid directly to them.. You will want to provide them with your campus’ tax-exempt paperwork.

By registering for this program, your room reservations for 1/8 & 1/9 will be made through our master rooming list and there is no need to call them to make a reservation unless you are planning to travel in the day before the event and will need a room for the prior evening (1/7). The room rate for 1/7 is $115 (government rate) and those reservations should be made by reaching out to Kathe Bryan at


In addition to use of the meeting facilities, property WiFi and business room, retreat participants are encouraged to enjoy the snow shoeing/nature walking trails. Carey Institute also has an on-site local brewery.