Major US Conferences

Major competitive US conferences generally have a few common characteristics: at least 1,500 participants, 4-days long, varying committee size from small (<25) to very large (>125), and attract schools from more than 10 states, as well as international delegations.

Conference Name State
Harvard Model UN Conference MA
North American International Model UN Conference DC
Ivy League Model UN Conference PA
Princeton Model UN Conference NJ
Model United Nations of the University of Chicago IL
UC Berkeley Model UN Conference CA

Mid-Major Conferences

Mid-Major conferences span 3-4 days, have at least 15 hours of committee time, host between 400-1400 delegates, and attract schools from not only the region in which they are hosted but also host schools from across the country and world.

Conference Name Acronym State
Boston Invitational Model UN Conference BosMUN MA
Brown Simulation of the United Nations BUSUN RI
John Hopkins Model UN Conference JHUMUNC MD
Washington Area Model UN Conference WAMUNC DC
Rutgers Model United Nations RUMUN NJ
Yale Model UN Conference YMUN CT
Chicago International Model UN Conference CIMUN IL
University of Michigan Model United Nations MUNUM MI
Stanford Model UN Conference SMUNC CA
Cornell Model UN Conference CMUNC NY
William and Mary High School Model United Nations WMHSMUN VA
USC Model UN TrojanMUN CA

Regional Conferences

Regional conferences span 2-4 days, attract at least 20 schools (usually, but not necessarily from the region), and host between 300-900 delegates. They may be competitive but do not attract the most competitive high school teams from outside their region.

Northeast Regional

Conference Name Acronym State
University of Connecticut Model United Nations UCMUN CT
University of Massachusetts Model United Nations UMassMUN MA
Boston College Model UN Conference EagleMUNC MA
Maine Model UN MeMUNC ME
Dartmouth Model United Nations DartMUN NH
MIT Model UN MITMUNC MA

Mid-Atlantic Regional

Conference Name Acronym State
Columbia Model UN Conference Exposition CMUNCE NY
Empire Model United Nations Conference EmpireMUNC  NY
Washington International Relations Conference WIRC DC
University of Delaware Model United Nations HenMUN DE
Pennsylvania High School Model UN Conference PHUNC PA
University of Virginia Model United Nations VAMUN VA
Old Dominion Model United Nations Conference ODUMUNC VA
Mid-Atlantic Simulations of the United Nations MasMUN VA

Midwest Regional

Conference Name Acronym State
Model United Nations Illinois MUNI IL
Northwestern University Model United Nations NUMUN IL
Michigan State Model United Nations MSUMUN MI
Great Lakes Invitational Model UN Conference GLIMUN MI
Washington University Model United Nations Symposium WUMUNS MO
Lake Erie Model United Nations  LEIMUN  OH
Wisconsin High School Model United Nations WHSMUN  WI
Miami University Model United Nations Conference MUMUNC OH

South-Southeast Regional

Conference Name Acronym State
University of Florida GatorMUN FL
Miami Invitational Conference and Simulation of the Model United Nations MICSUN FL
Florida International Model UN Conference FIUMUN FL
Georgia Southern University High School Model UN Conference GA
Model United Nations Chapel Hill MUNCH NC
Vanderbilt University Model United Nations VUMUN  TN
Mid-South Model United Nations MSMUN TN
Central Texas Model United Nations CTMUN TX
Georgia Tech Model United Nations GTMUN GA
University of Georgia Model United Nations Conference UGAMUNC GA
Alabama Model UN ALMUN AL
Duke University Model United Nations Conference DUMUNC NC
University of Central Florida Model United Nations KnightMUN FL
University of Virginia Model United Nations VAMUN VA

West Regional 

Conference Name Acronym State
Arizona Model United Nations AzMUN AZ
Bruin Model United Nations BruinMUN CA
McKenna Model United Nations McKennaMUN CA
University of California Irvine Model United Nations UCI MUN CA
Washington State Model United Nations WASMUN WA
Model UN of Alaska MUNA AK

Academic Conferences

Academic conferences tend not to focus on awards or competitiveness, instead focusing on academic quality and teaching. Academic conferences can vary drastically in size and span 2 to 4 days.

Conference Name Acronym State
National High School Model UN Conference NHSMUN NY
Regional High School Model UN Conference RHSMUN CA
Southern United States Model United Nations SUSMUN GA
Florida High School Model UN FHSMUN FL
Mid American Model United Nations MAMUN MI
World Humanitarian Improving Society Model UN WHISMUN NY
Change the World Model United Nations CWMUN NY
YMCA Model UN Conference I & II YMCA-MUN PA
YMCA Louisiana Model United Nations - LA

Single or Double Day Conferences

Single and double day conferences provide schools with a great opportunity to get more experience and interact with different schools. Single and Double day conferences tend to have less than 200 local participants.

Conference Name Acronym State
Arkansas Model United Nations AMUN AR
Clark University Model UN CUHSMUN MA
Gaucho Model United Nations High School Conference GauchoMUN CA
University of Colorado Model United Nations UCHSMUN  CO
University of Denver Model United Nations DUHSMUN  CO
Tallahassee Southern Model United Nations TSMUN FL
Southwest Florida Model United Nations SWFLMUN FL
Georgia State Model United Nations Conference GSUMUN GA
Kennesaw State University Model United Nations GA
Iowa High School Model United Nations IHSMUN IA
Earlham College Model United Nations ECMUN IL
Indianapolis Model United Nations IMUN IN
Metro Kansas City Model United Nations MKCMUN KS
Wheaton College Model United Nations WCMUN MA
SouthEast Michigan Model United Nations SEMMUNA MI
CASC Summits CASC MI
Hope College Model United Nations Hope MUN MI
Mississippi Model Security Council MMSC MS
Montana Model United Nations MMUN MT
University of Montana MUMUN MT
Appalachian State Model United Nations NC
Seton Hall University Model United Nations SHUMUN NJ
UNA Rochester Model United Nations UNAR NY
International Institute of Buffalo Model United Nations BUFFMUN NY
Kutztown University Model United Nations Conference KUMUNC PA
Mercyhusrt College High School Model United Nations PA
Baylor Model United Nations BaylorMUN TX
North Texas Invitational Model United Nations Conference NTIMUN TX
Houston Area Model United Nations HAMUN TX
Brigham Young University Model United Nations BYUMUN UT
Washington and Lee University Model United Nations WLUMUN VA
Wisconsin High School Model United Nations WHSMUN WI
Crisis at Carnegie Mellon U C@CMU PA
Bard College Model UN BardMUN NY
Metro Detroit Model United Nations Conference MeDMUN MI
Global Classrooms Model UN UNA USA  Los Angeles GCMUN LA CA
Global Classrooms Model UN UNA USA Houston GCMUN Houston TX
Global Classrooms Model UN UNA USA NYC GCMUN NYC NY
Global Classrooms Model UN UNA USA Chicago GCMUN Chicago IL
Global Classrooms Model UN UNA USA Miami GCMUN Miami FL
Global Classrooms Model UN UNA USA Minnesota GCMUN Minnesota MN
Global Classrooms Model UN UNA USA Tampa GCMUN Tampa FL
Global Classrooms Model UN UNA USA Washington D.C. GCMUN D.C. D.C.
Eastern Kentucky University Model UN EKUMUN KY
UCSD Model UN TritonMUN CA
Model UN at UC Davis DMUNC CA
Model United Nations at UC Riverside Youth Summit UCRMUN CA
Oregon Model UN ORMUN OR
Syracuse's Central New York MUN CNYMUN NY
York College of Pennsylvania High School MUN YCPHSMUNC PA
Temple University Owl Model United Nations OwlMUN PA
University of New Mexico Model UN NMMUN NM
University of Oklahoma Model UN MUNSW OK
University of Pittsburgh Model UN PittMUN PA
Washington State Model United Nations WASMUN WA
Yeshiva University MUN YUNMUN NY
 

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