Registration, Travel, & Lodging

Register Now

  • Early Bird Registration (before April 17th) - $225
  • Standard Registration - $275
    • The registration form also allows you to sign up for pre-conference workshops and the research satellite, which are both free with registration.

    • Registration includes Friday and Saturday lunches, Thursday evening appetizers, and Friday evening banquet.

    • Breakfast vouchers available for Wednesday through Sunday, and additional banquet tickets for guests are also available.

  • Some attendees may be eligible for a CAUSE grant for free or reduced registration. Apply here:


The Penn Stater Conference Center Hotel

  • Use the Group Code USCO23T online or mention USCOTS '23 by phone to receive the discounted rate of $129.
  • Free internet in all rooms and in the Conference Center
  • Close to State College airport with free shuttle
  • Free parking


 Phone: +1 (800) 233-7505 



Plan Your Travel

  • Opening session and mixer (with refreshments and appetizers) starts on Thursday June 1st at 6:30 p.m.
  • The closing session will occur on Saturday June 3rd from 2:30 to 3:15 p.m.
  • Pre-conference workshops begin Tuesday, May 30th
  • The State College airport is served by American (from Philadelphia), Delta (from New York, LaGuardia), and United (from Chicago and Newark). Airports within driving distance of State College:
    • Harrisburg - 100 miles
    • Pittsburgh - 150 miles
    • Baltimore - 180 miles
    • Philadelphia - 200 miles