General Information

CH2M Hill Alumni Center (Image: CH2M Hill Alumni Center website)
Front entrance of CH2M Hill Alumni Center (Image: CH2M Hill Alumni Center website)

This two-day conference at Oregon State University will be held on April 4-5, 2018. The conference will feature workshops by leading geriatric professionals presenting current information for health and human service occupations in a wide variety of disciplines.

Note: Parking instructions may have changed. Please view our parking information.


CH2M HILL Alumni Center
Oregon State University
725 SW 26th Street
Corvallis, Oregon

The Alumni Center is centrally located on the Oregon State University campus. For driving directions in a printer-friendly format, please view the Alumni Center driving directions map (PDF).

Accommodation requests related to a disability should be made by April 2nd to Myung Crossler-Larid as the contact  541-737-7869 and


Wednesday/Thursday continental breakfast and buffet lunch, as well as mid-morning and afternoon refreshments are included with registration.

  • Early Registration Fees for 2018 Conference: $230 (two days); $130 (one day)
  • Late or on-site registration (after April 3rd): $250 (two days); $160 (one day)
  • Current and former OSU Employees: $110 (two days); $60 (one day)
  • Retirees (age 60 and older): $110 (two days); $60 (one day)
  • Students: $75 (two days); $40 (one day)
  • Continuing Education Certificates: $15 each day, all disciplines

Online registration closes midnight April 2nd, 2018.


Discover, MasterCard, Visa, and checks accepted. Please register online.

Include the following:

  • Type of card
  • Expiration date
  • Phone number (for verification, if needed)

If you require assistance regarding payment, please call (541) 737-9300.




Included with your registration fee are buffet lunches, morning/afternoon snacks, and refreshments for both days of the conference.


We recommend lodging at the conference hotel, the Hilton Garden Inn (Corvallis). 

A block of rooms at the Hilton Garden Inn have been reserved for April 3-6, 2018.

The Hilton Garden Inn Corvallis is located at 2500 SW Western Boulevard, Corvallis, Oregon. A restaurant is located in the hotel.

To make reservations, call (541) 752-5000 or visit the Hilton Garden Inn's website. Identify yourself as an OSU Gerontology Conference participant when making reservations (Group code: GC2018

For questions about restaurants or local activities, please utilize the Visit Corvallis website.


  • Visitor permits are $10 for the day and are required Monday-Friday, 7:00am to 5:00pm.
  • Parking permits must be displayed on the dash of your vehicle at all times. If the permit is not displayed, you may receive a parking violation.
  • Visitor parking is located on floors 1-4 in the parking garage located at 26th and Washington Way.
  • Parking permits may be purchased online prior to your arrival to campus by going to the Campus Visitor Parking Permit website.
  • Parking permits may also be purchased upon your arrival to campus by using one of the kiosks located on floors 1-3 of the parking garage.

Please note that parking permits are non-refundable.

Do not use the Hilton Garden Inn (HGI) parking lot unless you are staying there. The lot behind the HGI is no longer available for parking.

Parking questions may be directed to (541) 737-2583.


At the conference, Grass Roots Bookstore will sell books from the speakers, as well as a selection of books related to the conference content.

Child Care

For information on the possibility of child care in Corvallis, please call the Corvallis Convention and Visitors Bureau at (800) 334-8118.