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Minutes away from San Diego International Airport, the Pacific Ocean, dynamic downtown and festive Old Town San Diego, the University of San Diego offers an unparalleled experience. Meet at USD and experience the best that San Diego has to offer.

Conference Planning

On a year-round basis we facilitate Conference Planning Services to assist with:

  • On and off-campus housing
  • Dining and catering services
  • Meeting venues
  • Event coordination
  • Travel arrangements
  • Concierge services, and many other types of program support
  • Additional Campus Services

Once your conference is booked, your account will be assigned to the professional and personalized care of one of our highly experienced conference coordinators who will assist you with:



  • Convenient housing options with business services and amenities
  • Apartments, suites and traditional residential halls
  • Partnership with Bartell Hotels - offering an array of accommodations ranging from budget to luxury
Bartell Hotels
Dining and Catering

Dining and Catering

  • Award-winning dining and catering menus and services
  • Fresh and delicious cuisines prepared by academy-certified chefs
  • Attractive dining locations
  • Catered events with foods, beverages, and services tailored to your program's needs
  • Full-service, restaurant/lounge located in the center of campus
La Gran Terraza
Additional Services

Additional Services

  • Versatile meeting and technical support services
  • State-of-the-art classrooms, lecture halls and spacious auditoriums
  • Picturesque courtyards and multi-purpose fields
  • Full array of A/V equipment rentals and multi-media presentation technologies
  • Parking permits, golf carts, trams, Zipcars and other transportation services
  • Campus map and attendee "welcome" materials

Plus... year-round conference and meeting resources:

Planning Services

  • Conference goal setting and program development
  • Housing, meeting site selection and function room setups
  • Entertainment, event coordination and security

Conference Registration Services

  • Secure online credit card payments (PCI compliant)
  • Registration table staffing and supervision
  • Customized revenue reports and budget transfers to accounts (for USD departments)

To book your conference now, please contact us. Learn more about our registration services.

*USD does not currently provide catering support or services for wedding receptions or funerals. We reserve the right to contract for events that are consistent with the university's mission and values. USD reserves the right to deny the use of its facilities for the support of any event regardless of its nature or intended purpose.