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Travel Information

Conference Venue

Conference Venue:
Rosen Centre Hotel
9840 International Drive
Orlando, Florida, 32819
Phone: 1-800-204-7234

Room rate: $185 single/double occupancy plus tax; Specify "National Resource Center/Annual First-Year Experience Conference" when making reservations

The room block has been filled for both the conference venue and the overflow hotel. Please visit this link for assistance.

Parking: Self-parking is available at a rate of $15 and valet parking is available at a rate of $20 per day - both offered with in and out privileges.

Airport Transportation: For shuttle and towncar transportation to and from Orlando International Airport:

For group transportation call (407) 839-1570

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