Promoting Student-Athlete Wellness and Substance Abuse Prevention


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The next DII-only APPLE Training Institute will be held in the fall of 2021.


March 22-24, 2019

Hilton DFW Lakes Executive Conference Center

  • 1800 Highway 26E, Grapevine, Texas, 76051-9641
  • Free wireless internet
  • Fitness center, pools and more available
  • Complimentary self-parking
  • Check-out time is 11:30 AM

Air Travel

  • Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW)
    • 3 miles to hotel
    • Complimentary shuttle - 817-410-6778 (please provide dispatch with terminal and gate number)
  • Dallas Love Field (DAL)
    • 20 miles to hotel (no shuttle provided)

Training Institute Information

  • NCAA Division II will cover the cost of travel.  Directions for booking travel will be sent after February 20.
  • NCAA Division II will provide a $75 stipend to all attendees to cover the cost of incidentals. 
  • Conference meals provided: Friday dinner through Sunday breakfast
  • Hotel rooms:
    • Shared-double occupancy Friday & Saturday night
    • Single rooms are available for $149 - Indicate on individual registration form & pay APPLE via check or credit card
    • APPLE staff will make all hotel arrangements.  Please do not contact the hotel directly. 
  • Registration: 1:30 - 4:00 PM
  • First session: 4:00 PM on Friday
  • Training Institute ends at 11:30 a.m. on Sunday

Individual team member registration is done through a seperate link provided to team contacts in January