49th Annual College Councils Conference
September 26-28, 2014
New Haven, CT

49th College Council Conference

Held annually since 1966, the College Councils Conference brings college Knights together from across the country and around the world. Attendees participate in a dynamic program of inspiring speakers, networking opportunities, and leadership training.

Registration for the 49th Annual College Councils Conference is now open!

Read below for features of this year’s conference. A complete schedule of the weekend’s events will be announced soon.


Carl Anderson, Supreme Knight

Carl Anderson
Supreme Knight

Fr. Jonathan Kalisch, Supreme Chaplain

Fr. Jonathan Kalisch, O.P.
Director, Chaplains and Spiritual Development


Kevin Coyne

Kevin Coyne

Kevin Coyne


Main Events:

  • Annual Awards Banquet
  • Training sessions, panels and mainstage presentations discussing council best practices, leadership development, and living as a Catholic gentleman
  • Tours of the Knights of Columbus Museum and the Supreme Office Building
  • Holy Mass at St. Mary's Church, the birthplace of the Order

Travel Information and Reimbursement Procedure
Conference attendees should arrange their own travel to and from New Haven, CT. The guidelines below offer advice for booking travel. For those who have additional questions, please contact us at college@kofc.org or (203) - 800 - 4807.

  Travel Information and Reimbursement Procedure

Outstanding College Council Application
We are now accepting applications for the Outstanding College Council, which will be announced during the Awards Banquet at the College Councils Conference. Every council should submit an application.

  Outstanding College Council Award Application Instructions (PDF Version)

  Outstanding College Council Award Application Instructions (Word Document Version)

Past College Conferences
For information on past college councils, please visit our College Councils Conference Archive page.