Join with hundreds of students from across Minnesota's 30 community and technical colleges to advocate for making college affordable, address mental health challenges that students face and ensure that students basic needs are being met.

At Advocacy Day you will learn about the issues that we are fighting for, and how students can have an impact at the capitol. We will setup a meeting with your elected officials so that you can share your story on legislators can better support students at the capitol.


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Holiday Inn, St. Paul, 175 7th St W, St Paul, MN 55102 


LeadMN is committed to providing universal access to all of our events. Please contact to request disability accommodations. Advance notice is necessary to arrange for some accessibility needs. 

Please keep in mind the deadline to register is January 28th. If you have any concerns or questions, please reach out to Brandon Boat at  

COVID Protocols

You are also expected to show proof of vaccination or produce a negative Covid-19 test less than 7 days old. Attendees are required to wear masks throughout the duration of the conference aside from eating or drinking.


In order to attend the 2022 D.C. Summit, students must first attend Advocacy Day 2022.