The Dana on Mission Bay
1710 W. Mission Bay Drive
San Diego, CA 92109
$129.00 per night (Mention USD Digital Initiatives Symposium for this rate.)
Inquire about shuttle service to USD

Days Inn
543 Hotel Circle South
San Diego, CA 92108
619-297-8800 ext. 550 or 800-227-4743
Monica Mercado, Sales Manager:
$89.00 per night (Mention USD Digital Initiatives Symposium; this rate is valid until April 1, 2017 and requests received after that date will be provided on a space and rate available basis.)
For more information, click here.

Best Western Plus La Hacienda Hotel Old Town
4014 Harney Street
San Diego, CA 92110
Must call for reservations.
$142 per night (Mention USD El President for this rate.)
Includes breakfast, dinner and two drinks.

Getting to USD

USD trams run between USD and the Old Town Transit Center from 6:45 to 10:15 A.M. and from 3 PM to 7:30 PM each day. For more information and maps, please visit the USD Tram Services Page.

Johnny Car Sedan Services (Mention USD staff/student/guest for discount)


For parking rates and information, please consult the Parking Services webpage. The West Parking Structure is located near Copley Library.

A map of campus is available here.

Local Attractions


Dietary Needs

The menu will include vegetarian and gluten free items.

Registration for the preconference on Monday includes light refreshments in the afternoon. Registration for the conference on Tuesday includes breakfast, lunch, and an afternoon reception.

Contact Information

Comments, questions, and requests for more information should be directed to Amanda Makula at .