2020 SCMS Mid-Year

March 19-20, 2020
Dallas, Texas

Class of 2020 & 2021 Students

For second- and third-year students, registration is now open for the Mid-Year Session of the Southwest CUNA Management School (SCMS).

Bring a copy of your core manual to counseling & classes. Dress is casual. Dress in layers as the room temperatures may vary. 

Let Janine know if you have any dietary or other special needs.


DoubleTree by Hilton Dallas Near the Galleria
4099 Valley View Lane
Dallas, TX 75244
Phone: 972-385-9000

Room Rate: $131 + tax single/double
Room Rate Deadline: Feb. 20, 2020
Book Your Room Online

Reservations by Phone:

  • Call 972-419-7607
  • Group Name: Cornerstone Credit Union League 
  • Group Code: CCU

Hotel will honor special group rates pre and post Mid-Year schedule, subject to availability. If arriving prior to March 18 or departing after March 21 - call the hotel to get the group rate. 

Thank you for booking within our committed room block. Cornerstone has reserved rooms with special rates for SCMS attendees. We appreciate you booking within the group room block. Reserve your room early for the best chance at getting your first choice. 


  • Complimentary self-parking for all hotel guests and meeting/event attendees for your group.
  • Upon the check-in, each hotel guest will receive a signature DoubleTree cookie. 
  • All hotel guests will have access to a 24-hour fitness center, a 24-hour business center, and a complimentary shuttle within a three-mile radius of the hotel.

Hotel Cancellation Policy

Guests are responsible for paying for their own accommodations. Deposits (made in cash or by credit card) are refunded or credited only if notice is received 24 hours prior to your arrival date, and each guest must obtain a cancellation number.

Note: Federally chartered credit unions need to provide their own tax exemption forms and must use a company credit card when checking out to be tax exempt. Please confirm with the hotel its acceptance of such forms at time of booking.

Schedule & Special Sessions

Mid-Year Class Schedule 

  • Class of 2020 - See additional information below.
  • Class of 2021 - Bring your working outline. John will be available to review it on site.

Watch for communications from your class officers for information about possible class meetings.

Additional Information for SCMS Class of 2020

See the schedule links below for both of your pre-assigned (required) appointments. Once you arrive at the hotel, please check in at the registration area. Appointments may change on-site.

Send your credit union's Dec. 31, 2019 NCUA 5300 Call Report and your project outline via regular mail or email to the Vicki Harris no later than Feb. 23 to allow time to produce a year-end key ratio report (KRR) for use during your Financial Management counseling session. If you do not have access to your call report, contact your CEO, CFO, or accounting manager to get a copy.

Bring to your Financial Management Counseling session and Projections Lab:

  • Any completed work or ideas specific to the development of the Financial Management Strategic Initiative as well as a copy of the project outline. 
  • Your credit union’s Dec. 31, 2019 call report.
  • Your log in and password to access the Projections program in Cornerstone Credit Union League’s Citrix Sharefile Portal (as provided by ALM in class last summer). 
  • Your notebook/laptop.


Tuition is included in your 2019 SCMS tuition. Register to confirm you are on track to attend the Mid-Year Session, making sure your contact information is up to date. 

TCU Neeley School of Business

Thank You 2019 Sponsors

Academic Fellow

CUNA Mutual GroupCredit Union Resources, Inc.Catalyst Corporate FCU

Academic Patron

Cornerstone Credit Union League

Educational Sponsor

Cornerstone Credit Union Foundation

Friends of SCMS

American Airlines FCU
Arkansas FCU
Blalack & Williams, PC
Bossier FCU
Callahan & Associates, Inc.
Credit Union of America
CU Direct

DiverCity Solutions
Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
InTouch CU
JRF Consulting Services, LLC
Las Colinas FCU
Neighbors FCU
On the Mark Strategies

Red Crown FCU
Sievewright & Associates
South Carolina FCU
Southwest Louisiana CU
Tarrant County's CU
Tinker FCU
Vantage West CU