Registration, Lodging, and Travel

Conference Registration

Registration fees for the Dennis H. May Conference on Diversity Issues and the Role of Counseling Centers are as follows. Registration includes a banquet dinner on Sunday evening and a continental breakfast and lunch on Monday and is now open.


UIUC Faculty/Staff

All Other Professional Faculty/Staff


On or before September 8, 2017

$110 ($70 without banquet or lunch)



After September 8, 2017

$110 ($70 without banquet or lunch)




Continuing Education Units (CEUs)

Up to 6 Continuing Education Units (CEUs) will be offered at the conference for Licensed Clinical Social Workers (LCSW), Licensed Clinical Professional Counselors (LCPC), and Psychologists. If you are interested in earning CEUs, please make sure to designate this when you register.


Illini Union Hotel
(Same building as the conference venue)
Rates are $104/$109 based on views of the campus, plus tax. There is no additional charge for a second guest. Parking is covered in the cost of the room. The group rate has been extended until August 29. To get the group rate, please use code DIV when registering online or mention the conference when calling to make reservations. 

TownPlace Suites by Marriott 
(Approximately one block from the conference venue.)
Rates are $134 for a suite with a king bed, and $139 for a suite with two double beds. Parking is available ing the hotel's garage for a small additional daily fee.This rate expires August 24.

Travel Information

Champaign is located near two major interstates—I-74 and I-57. We are approximately 150 miles south of Chicago, 100 miles west of Indianapolis, and 175 miles northeast of Saint Louis.

If you need to park on campus, the University’s Parking Department offers several options.

Willard Airport (Airport Code: CMI) is approximately 5 miles from campus and is easily accessible by cab and bus.

AMTRAK offers service between downtown Chicago and Champaign.

For more information on local transportation options, check out the Champaign County Convention and Visitor's Bureau's transportation page

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