Registration and Hotel information
Participants are encouraged to register at their earliest convenience.
The Conference will offer University of Missouri Continuing Education Units. When registering, please remember to indicate if you are requesting CEUs (no additional payment is needed).
Onsite registration will be available starting at 11 AM, Wednesday June 12th!
Online registration is now closed!
Online registration was open through Monday June 10th, 4PM. Online payments can be made with credit card, purchase order, and University of Missouri System MoCode.
Other forms of registration
If you prefer to pay by check, please print, fill out, and mail or fax the PDF Registration Form. This form can be filled in the computer and then saved to send it as an e-mail attachment to Muconf1@missouri.edu, or it can be printed and filled by hand and send it by post mail to the address provided in the form.
You can also register by phone, calling toll free 1-866-682-6663. Or by Fax: (573) 882-1953
Onsite registration will also be available, and will be subject to the Late Registration fee.
Regular registration fee is $200.00 per person. This fee includes all breaks, one lunch, and one dinner, as well as a conference packet. A late registration fee of $25.00 should be added for applications received on or after June 3rd. There are special rates for full time students (please see schedule below).
The conference registration fees are as follows:
Refund Policy (not available anymore)
All cancellations and requests for refunds must be submitted in writing to the MU Conference office by fax (573-882-1953) or email. There will be a $5 processing fee for canceling. Please note that no refund requests will be honored after June 3rd, 2013. However, substitutions (transfering your registration to someone else) are always welcome!
Please send refund requests to:
MU Conference Office
344 Hearnes Center
Columbia, MO 65211
FAX to: 573-882-1953
Email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
If you do have questions about registration or need special assistance, please contact the Conference Office at any of the addresses above.
The conference will be held on campus at the University of Missouri – St. Louis, at the Millennium Student Center.
Click here for detailed driving directions, maps, parking information, and public transportation.
Participants are responsible for their own lodging. The conference has reserved room blocks at two hotels, about 8-10 minutes by car from the campus. Also, the hotels provide shuttles to the airport where the MetroLink train can be taken to the UMSL campus stop.
1. Drury Inn St. Louis Airport – 10490 Natural Bridge Road St. Louis, MO 63134; Phone: (314)423-7700
- Two queen beds - $99.95 + tax;
- One king bed - $109.95 + tax
Discounted room block will be available until May 11, 2013. For Reservations use the following link: http://www.druryhotels.com/Reservations.aspx?groupno=2174364 or call 1-800-325-0720 and ask for the Cambio de Colores room block or refer to the group number of 2174364.
2. Pear Tree Inn St. Louis Airport - 10810 Pear Tree Lane St. Ann, MO 63074; Phone: (314)427-3400
- Two queen beds - $84.99 + tax;
- One king bed - $94.99 + tax.
Discounted room block will be available until May 11, 2013. For Reservations use the following link, http://www.druryhotels.com/Reservations.aspx?groupno=2174385 or call 1-800-325-0720 and ask for the Cambio de Colores room block or refer to the group number of 2174385.
Both Hotels provide the following amenities:
- FREE HOT QUIKSTART ® Breakfast – At Drury, “hot” means Belgian waffles, scrambled eggs, biscuits & gravy, sausage and more.
- FREE Evening Beverages and Snacks– From 5:30 – 7:00 pm.
- FREE Long Distance - One hour every room every night.
- FREE Wireless Internet Access – High speed Internet in all rooms and the lobby.
- FREE Soda and Popcorn – From 3:00 pm to 10:00 pm every night in the lobby.