Annual Meeting Information

The 2015 annual meeting of the Southern Rural Sociological Association (SRSA) will be held concurrently with the Southern Association of Agricultural Scientists (SAAS) on

January 31 - February 3, 2015 in Atlanta, Georgia

The theme of the 2015 SRSA meeting is the 125th Anniversary of the Second Morrill Act: 1890 – 2015 “Southern Rural Sociology: A Catalyst for 1890 Partnerships to Address an Underserved South.”


Annual Meeting - Registration

The SRSA Executive Committee has instituted a new registration policy for the annual meeting. All participants at the annual meeting must pay the registration fee either in advance or on-site. No exceptions. The registration fee includes:


Advanced Registration (paid before January 11, 2015)

  SRSA Fee SAAS Fee Total Fee
Professional Member $100 $60 $160
Retired Member $70 $60 $130
Student Member $60 $5 $65

Click here for the Advanced Registration Form

On-Site Registration (paid upon arrival at the meeting)

  SRSA Fee SAAS Fee Total Fee
Professional Member $140 $60 $200
Retired Member $1110 $60 $170
Student Member $95 $5 $100

Payment may be made by U.S. check or money order; we cannot take credit or debit cards. Please send checks to Douglas Clayton Smith (address below).

Douglas Clayton Smith
Department of Sociology
Western Kentucky University
1906 College Heights Blvd. #11057
Bowling Green, KY  42101-1057
Ph: (270) 745-3750 ⧫ Fax: (270) 745-6493

Cancellations on ‘advanced registration’ will be refunded, less a $30 processing fee.

Hotel Information

The Weston Peachtree Plaza is the site for lodging. Please see below for more hotel information.
Weston Peachtree Plaza
210 Peachtree Street N.W.
Atlanta, GA  30303-1745
Reservations click here or call 1-888-627-7087

The cut-off date for reservations at the group rate is 5:00 pm (EST) on Friday, January 16, 2015.

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