National University Model Arab League

 Schedule | Councils | Country Assignments

March 24-27, 2022
Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center
Washington, DC

**Open to Collegiate Institutions**

Conference Fees: $55/delegate


Held annually in Washington, DC, the National University Model Arab League (NUMAL) celebrates its 39th year in 2022.  Started as an informal demonstration simulation at Georgetown University in 1983, NUMAL has grown to host over 400 students from approximately 25 colleges and universities annually. Delegates train year-round through mock simulations, course-structured research, and participation in regional MAL conferences to prepare for this highly competitive international simulation. The 2022 conference will be held at the Ronald Reagan Building & International Trade Center.

Due to high demand, the National University MAL conference is by invitation only; please fill out This Form to be added to the waitlist or contact NCUSAR

Details regarding Location, Covid-19 Policies, and Hotel 

Rooms can be reserved at the Washington Marriott at Metro Center for $159/night + taxes using the following link: Rooms are available starting the night of Wednesday, March 23 through the night of Sunday, March 27. Reservations MUST be made prior to Friday, March 4, 2022.


2022 Upper Secretariat

Secretary General Ilze Greever
Assistant Secretary-General Delaney Leslie
Assistant Secretary-General Anabella DeLoach
Assistant Secretary-General Sudhanshu Mathur
Assistant Secretary-General for Information (Press Corps) Sudit Sahoo
Chief of Staff Sofia Chavele-Dastamani

2022 Council Chairs

Council Chair
Joint Defense Council Anna Scott
Council on Palestinian Affairs Sam Wolfield
Council on Political Affairs Hannah Norton
Council of Arab Social Affairs Ministers Trey Kirk
Council of Arab Environmental Affairs Ministers Bree Cowan
Council of Arab Economic Affairs Ministers Jeremy Costa
Summit of Arab Heads of State Erin Kitchenka
Special Council on Poverty and Unemployment Errin Bayliss
Arab Court of Justice Salima Driss/Susanna Helms

 2022 Schedule

Thursday, March 24 Time
Embassy Visits Between 9:00am-5:00pm

 If you are interested in scheduling an embassy briefing please contact the National Council by e-mailing The National Council will do everything it can to arrange a briefing for you at the time you request. The absolute last day to request an embassy briefing is March 7, 2022.

Friday, March 25  
Registration, Coffee, and Tea 8:00 – 8:45 AM
Opening Ceremony 8:45 – 10:30 AM
Council Session I 10:30 – 12:00 PM
Lunch Break 12:00 – 1:00 PM
Council Session II 1:00 – 4:00 PM
Break 4:00 – 4:30 PM
Council Session III 4:30 – 7:30 PM
Secretariat Meeting 7:35 PM
Saturday, March 26  
2023 Secretariat Interest Meeting 8:00 – 8:20 AM
Coffee and Tea 8:30 – 9:00 AM
Head Delegate Meeting 8:30 – 9:00 AM
Council Session IV 9:00 – 12:00 PM
2023 Secretariat Interviews 9:30 – 12:00 PM & 1:00 – 4:00 PM
Lunch Break 12:00 – 1:00 PM
Council Session V 1:00 – 4:30 PM
Break 4:30 – 5:00 PM
Council Session VI  5:00 – 7:30 PM
Country Selections for 2023 (Faculty & HDs only)  5:30 PM
Faculty Advisors Meeting  5:30 PM
(Secretariat Meeting  7:30 PM)
 Sunday, March 27  
Coffee and Tea 8:30 – 9:00 AM
 Summit Session and Awards  9:00 – 12:00 PM

2022 Country Assignments


University of Houston Honors College


Northeastern University


Georgia Southern University


Colgate University


Grand Valley State University


University of Arkansas–Little Rock



Brigham Young University


American University





Georgia State University


Mercer University


Roger Williams University


Converse College

Saudi Arabia

Hollins University


Miami University


George Mason University

Syrian National Coalition

University of Wyoming


Texas State University


Wilmington College


American University Cairo

Brazil (Observer State)

Chad (Observer State)

Eritrea (Observer State)

 India (Observer State) 

Turkey (Observer State) 

New York University Abu Dhabi

Venezuela (Observer State)