Travel and Lodging


Lodging has been secured for you in Corvallis and in Newport.


Program Lodging in Corvallis

Hilton Garden Inn
2500 SW Western Blvd
Corvallis, OR 97333
(541) 752-5000

Week One:

Your hotel reservation will be based on the arrival date you give when you register.

If you are arriving on Sunday, check-in is available anytime after 3:00pm. Your room and tax will be direct-billed to the conference. A credit card will be requested for incidentals and will not be charged unless you purchase items or services and put them on your room. Sunday evening I will host a gathering at 7:00pm in the hotel lobby, for those who that have arrived by that time.

If you choose to arrive on Monday, please arrive by 7:30am to Richardson room 109. You may check into the hotel on Monday after class.

10/23/2022 through 10/27/2022: Lodging will be at the Hilton Garden Inn, Corvallis, Oregon. Breakfast is provided in the lobby of the Hilton Garden Inn. In the morning on Friday, October 28th, enjoy breakfast at the hotel and then check-out of your room. That evening, you will have a room on the coast.

Coast Field Trip:

10/28/2022 through 10/30/2022: Newport, Oregon. See the Field Trip page for more information.

Week Two:

When you arrive back to the Hilton Garden Inn on Sunday evening you will need to check-in for the week.
10/30/2022 through 11/04/2022: Lodging at the Hilton Garden Inn, Corvallis, Oregon. Thursday, November 3rd is the last hotel night, the course ends at noon on Friday, November 4th.

Getting to Corvallis

Driving Directions from I-5:

  • From I-5 take Exit 228
  • Turn west onto Highway 34 toward Corvallis/Newport, continue on OR34 for about 10 miles.
  • Turn left onto OR 34 Bypass/Corvallis-Newport Highway toward Philomath/Newport/Reser Stadium.
  • Continue on OR 34 for about 2 miles turn right onto 30th Street, continue to Washington Way and make a left.
  • On the right, just south of Richardson Hall are parking lots.

All campus parking requires purchasing a permit, see instructions below.  

Flying into Portland:
Flying into Portland (PDX) is typically the most cost effective option with the most available flights, and there is a dependable shuttle service run by Groome Transportation to get you to Corvallis (the Hilton Garden Inn). RESERVATIONS ARE REQUIRED for Shuttles!

Portland International Airport (PDX) is the nearest international airport located 1.5 hours North of Corvallis.

Shuttle Service: Groome Transportation service is available from the Portland International Airport (PDX) and will take you directly to the OSU campus. Reservations are required and can be made online or by phone at (877) 693-3785.

Rental Cars: Go here to find out what rental cars are available at the Portland International Airport.

Eugene (EUG) is the closest airport located 45 minutes south of Corvallis with convenient connections to Seattle, San Francisco and Denver.

Rental Cars: Go here to find out what rental cars are available at the Eugene Airport.


Breakfast is included  with your lodging. Other meals will be provided through catering and meal cards.  Full List of Campus Dining Options