As of 2/8/2018 the NACADA roomblock at the host hotel, Portland Marriott Downtown Waterfront Hotel is completely sold out and no more rooms can be added. NACADA has secured an overflow hotel at the Portland Marriott City Center.

Once the overflow hotel sells out you will need to search the internet on your own for additional hotels or lodging options. 

Portland Marriott City Center
520 SW Broadway
Portland, OR 97205

Room Rate: $179 plus applicable state and local taxes.

Please make reservations by clicking here. 

The 2018 Region 8 Conference and all meetings will be held at:

Portland Marriott Downtown Waterfront Hotel
1407 SW Naito Parkway
Portland, OR 97201

Sunday, March 11- Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Room Rate: Single/Double rate $154.00, based on availability.  Hotel room rates are subject to applicable state and local taxes (currently 15.3% State and Local taxes) in effect at the time of checkout.  Check-in time is 4:00 PM, and check-out time is 12:00 PM.  NACADA has arranged for a block of rooms at the conference rate. These rooms may sell out before the cut-off date of 5:00 PM Sunday, February 18, 2018.

Reservations: Reservations may be made through the following link or by calling this number, 800-266-9432.

All reservations must be guaranteed and accompanied by a first night room deposit or guaranteed with a major credit card. 

Rooms may be available three days pre and post of room block dates based upon the hotel's rate and space availability.  If you want dates earlier than 3/11 or after 3/13, it is best to make your reservations by phone. Please note upon registration that you will be required to pay the cost of your first night at the hotel.

Valet parking is currently $37 per night but may increase before conference.  On-site self parking is not available.

**Room reservation information may be requested from the hotel during the last 4 weeks prior to the conference by the NACADA Executive Office in order to check on status of room block. Please email Diane Matteson at if you request to have the hotel withhold your information.


March 11-13, 2018
Portland, OR


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Miranda Atkinson
University of Oregon
(541) 346-3804

Rachel Allen
University of Oregon
(541) 346-2171

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