Q: Who can attend LIFE Conference?
A: LIFE Conference is for high school students—anyone who is 13 years old on/by July 5, 2022, or who has completed 8th grade and who is no older than 19 or has just graduated from high school as of July 2022. Each group is also required to bring one adult chaperone for every seven students.
Q: What is the cost of registration?
A: $525 per person. Registration after June 1, 2022, will be available only if space allows. Don’t wait!
Q: Do I have to pay a deposit?
A: A $150 non-refundable deposit per person is due at the time of registration. The balance will be due at the close of registration on May 31, 2022. A $200 non-refundable deposit per room is due to the hotel at the time of booking.
Q: Is the registration deposit refundable?
A: No. The $150 per person deposit is not refundable.
Q: Is registration transferable?
A: Yes. You can transfer a registration from one student to another new student within your group. Contact the LIFE Office at [email protected]
if you need to transfer registrations.
Q: Can I register just a few students now and more later?
A: Yes. Register your group with however many attendees you already have confirmed. Feel free to add more attendees later as they confirm.
Q: What does registration get me?
A: Your conference registration fee includes:
- all Main Stage sessions—worship, speakers, and special guests
- access to your choice of 50+ seminars throughout the week
- service project transportation, lunch, and supplies
- access to all activity halls
- the prayer, justice, and missions experience
- nine meals (lunch and dinner)
- access to on-site amenities including swimming pools, water slides, tennis courts, sand volleyball courts, running track, etc.
Q: What other costs should I account for?
A: Expenses that will vary by group and are not included in your conference registration fee include:
- travel to the conference
- lodging while at the conference
- food not included in your meal plan (e.g. breakfasts, meals en route, etc.)
- conference merchandise (shirts, hats, books, etc.)
- the 5k run
- costs associated with pre- or post-conference excursions you may plan on your own
Q: How do I estimate our total expenses?
A: Every group’s expenses will be unique based on how far you travel, your means of travel (bus, plane, camel, etc.), how many meals you need to buy while traveling, group t-shirts, and dozens of other details. Visit the resources page to download an Excel file that will help you estimate your group’s total expenses.
Q: How do I do fundraising?
A: Check with your district youth team and other congregations in your region for creative ideas. We also recommend downloading the “Leaders Planning Guide” (available via the resources page) for some fundraising ideas.
Q: How do I make additional payments?
A: To make additional payments with your VISA or MasterCard after the initial deposit, simply return to the registration page and log in to your account. The balance will be due at the close of registration on May 31, 2022.
Q: Can I pay by check?
A: Yes. Our new registration system also accepts payment by electronic check! No need to spend time preparing and mailing a physical check anymore. If you would still prefer to pay by a physical check, please write the check to “The Christian & Missionary Alliance” or “The Alliance.”
The Christian & Missionary Alliance
Attn: Judy Collins
8595 Explorer Dr.
Colorado Springs, CO 80920