2020 Hotel, Travel, and Additional Information
Special Symposium rates can be found at the following hotels:
The Dana on Mission Bay
1710 W. Mission Bay Drive
San Diego, CA 92109
800-445-3339 or 619-222-6440; online reservations here
RATE: $139.00 + taxes and daily resort fee ($20) per night. Call and mention USD Digital Initiatives Symposium 2020 for this rate. Reservations must be made by March 27, 2020.
(All rates are subject to the prevailing city and state taxes currently, 12.695%. Taxes are subject to change without notice. Discounted Daily Resort Fee is $20.00 includes parking and Guestroom WIFI)
543 Hotel Circle South
San Diego, CA 92108
Reservations Department: 619-297-8800 or 800-227-4743
RATE: $91.00 + tax per night Standard Rooms
Call the Reservations Department between 8:00 am - 5:00 pm and mention the USD Digital Initiatives Symposium to receive the special rate. Rate is valid until March 27, 2020.
(All rates are subject to the prevailing city and state taxes and assessments. Currently, taxes total 12.695% and are subject to change. Hotel check-in time is after 4:00PM on the day of arrival. Checkout time is before 12:00PM on the day of departure. Rate includes Complimentary Breakfast for up to 2 persons per room. Overnight parking is $5.00.
Best Western Plus La Hacienda Hotel Old Town
4014 Harney Street
San Diego, CA 92110
RATE: $155.00 + tax for single or double occupancy. Call and mention USD Digital Initiatives Symposium to receive the Symposium rate or visit https://www.bestwestern.com/en_US/book/hotel-rooms.05471.html?groupId=9F4GN4R0 to book online. Reservations are due by March 27, 2020.
(Rate does not include the 10.5% San Diego Transit Occupancy tax and the 2% San Diego Tourism Marketing District Assessment fee. The Best Western Plus Hacienda Hotel will add an $10.00 Facility Fee per night to our daily room rate. (Taxes and surcharges are subject to change). Rate includes full EI Presidente Benefits, which are Breakfast, Dinner, and one drink daily (for one person per room). There will be a $25.00 per person charge for an additional person in a room that requires El Presidente Benefits. Overnight parking is $15.00 per car per night.
Daily rates for parking in the USD West Parking Structure are $8.00. Trams travel regularly from the Parking Structure to KIPJ and Copley Library. Parking passes can be purchased in parking structure kiosks or via the Whoosh! App. For additional parking information please visit Parking Services.
Other Transportation Options
Those using public transportation, or staying at the Best Western Plus La Hacienda Hotel Old Town, can ride the USD tram from the Old Town Transit Center for free. These trams run roughly every half hour from 6:45 to 9:45 AM and from 3 PM to 7:30 PM. For more tram information and maps, please visit USD Tram Services.
Johnny Car Sedan Services (Mention USD staff/student/guest for discount)
The menu will include vegetarian and gluten free items.
Pre-conference/Workshop registration (Monday, April 27) includes Wine and Cheese welcome reception on Monday.
Full-day conference registration (Tuesday, April 28) includes Wine and Cheese welcome reception on Monday as well as breakfast and lunch on Tuesday.
Comments, questions, and requests for more information should be directed to Cindy Espineli at .