2022 BONUS Annual Meeting

A Networking and Learning Opportunity for those who work in the administrative and financial management of schools of nursing.

Join a dedicated community of business officers, administrative leaders, operations and financial managers, and others in Denver, CO for the 2022 BONUS Annual Meeting!

AACN’s Business Officers of Nursing Schools (BONUS) Annual Meeting offers a unique opportunity to stay informed about issues of importance to the operational management of nursing schools including technology, business, and financial and administrative management as well as trends in academic nursing, and opportunities for leadership and team building. Take advantage of this opportunity to learn from thought leaders and peers, meet face-to-face with BONUS network members, and take away innovative strategies to help you succeed in your role back home. If you would like to learn more about the BONUS Leadership Network, click here.

Connect & Engage

The BONUS Networking and Group Dinners are highly anticipated engagement opportunities allowing you to connect with peers and build relationships made during the meeting in a casual setting. Networking and Group Dinners are provided during Day 1 and 2 of the meeting:

  • Join us for small group networking dinners on Wednesday evening, April 20, at various restaurants in Downtown Denver. Sign-ups will be made available on-site and participants will cover their own costs. 
  • In addition, a full group dinner will be held on Thursday evening, April 21. The dinner fee is $60 per person (guests are welcome!) and registration is available online during the meeting registration.
Who Should Attend:

Business officers, fiscal managers, administrative leaders, and other nursing school staff involved in the operational management of nursing programs.

How to Attend:

The BONUS Annual Meeting will be offered as an in-person event.


The safety of attendees and staff is our top priority – we will follow all relevant protocols and CDC guidelines and will work closely with the Curtis Hotel to promote the recommended practices at the time of the event.

Conference Venue:

The Curtis Hotel
11405 Curtis Street
Denver, CO 80202


Contact the AACN Conference Team @ conferences@aacnnursing.org or call 202-463-6930.


“Loved the focus on leadership and productivity. These things will stay with me.”

“I have learned so much and have been provided with great tools to take back to my university.”

“These conferences for business officers are well worth the investment!”

“Great delivery and very engaging!”


Stay connected all year long by joining the BONUS Leadership Network! BONUS members benefit from year-round networking and opportunities to foster professional growth and development and participate in information sharing, communication, and discussion of key issues among fellow nursing school staff at AACN member institutions. Conference fees for BONUS Network members are discounted. Learn more about BONUS.