Conference Hotel

All conference sessions and events will take place at the:

Sheraton Grand Chicago
301 E. North Water Street
Chicago, IL  60611
Phone: 312.464.1000

Group Rate: $199.00 Single/Double
This rate is subject to applicable state and local taxes currently at 17.4%. The tax rate is subject to change without notice.

Rate Deadline: Monday, October 14, 2019
Online reservations are preferred. You may also call central reservations at 888.627.7106 and refer to "AAC&U 2019 Transforming STEM" to make your reservation.

Please make your reservation as early as possible. The room block almost always sells out before the deadline. Once the room block is sold out, the discounted rate will no longer apply. However, rooms at the conference hotel may be available at the prevailing rate and/or rooms may no longer be available once the room block is sold out.  After the cut-off date, it is at the hotel's discretion to accept additional reservations, which will also be subject to prevailing rates and availability. 

Room Cancellation Policy: Guests must cancel 72-hours prior to check-in date to avoid a one night+tax cancellation fee.

Early Departure Policy: An early departure fee of one night's room and tax will apply if a guest checks out prior to the confirmed check-out date.

Hotel Accessibility Features:

Accessible Hotel Parking and Transportation

  • On site accessible self-parking

Accessible Hotel Areas

  • Business center entrance
  • Fitness center entrance
  • Main entrance
  • Meeting spaces
  • Pathway to registration desk
  • Registration desk
  • Restaurants and lounges
  • Route to accessible guest rooms is accessible
  • Service animals allowed for persons with disabilities

Accessibility for Guest Rooms and Meetings

  • Accessible guest rooms have a 32 inch wide opening
  • Adjustable height hand-held shower wand
  • Bathroom vanity in guest rooms for disabled person height
  • Bathtub grab bars
  • Bathtub seat
  • Closed-caption TV
  • Flashing door knocker available for disabled person
  • Grab bars in bathroom
  • Lowered deadbolt in guest room for disabled persons height (in feet)
  • Lowered electrical outlets
  • Lowered night guards on guest room doors
  • Peephole in guest room for disabled person height (in ft)
  • TTY/TTD compatibleTelephone for hearing impaired
  • Toilet seat in guest rooms for disabled person
  • Roll-in shower
  • No transfer showers available