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The NAFSA 2015 Annual Conference & Expo will be held May 24-29, 2015 in Boston, Massachusetts at the:

Boston Convention & Exhibition Center
415 Summer Street, Boston, MA 02210

NAFSA Hotel Block

NAFSA has reserved a variety of hotel rooms at different rates and with varying amenities in downtown Boston. Hotel reservations for the NAFSA 2015 Annual Conference & Expo open at 12:00 p.m. (EDT) on March 2, 2015, and more information will be available online soon.

Hotel reservations must be made directly with the NAFSA 2015 Housing Bureau. Please be aware of unauthorized housing providers.

NAFSA Shuttle Information

NAFSA will provide shuttle service to hotels in the NAFSA room block that are not within walking distance from the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center. Shuttle route maps will be available at each hotel lobby and at the Conference Information and Hospitality Center.


Ground Transportation

  • Public Transportation: Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority offers metro and bus access to many of the city's attractions. Also, check out Hubway, Boston's bike sharing system.
  • Car: Need a place to park? The Boston Convention & Exhibition Center has a limited number of parking spaces available on a first come, first served basis. If the South Lot is full, attendees will be directed to an offsite parking area.

Airport Information

Boston Logan International Airport (BOS) is 10 minutes from downtown Boston.

Traveling to Boston from Abroad

If you are not a U.S. citizen or U.S. permanent resident you may require a nonimmigrant visa to enter the United States. Nonimmigrant visas are for international travelers coming to the U.S. temporarily. For an overview of the types of nonimmigrant visas available under immigration law, please see the Visa Types for Temporary Visitors web page on the website.

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