Getting to Corvallis

Driving Directions from I-5:

  • From I-5 take Exit 228
  • Turn west onto Highway 34 toward Corvallis/Newport, continue on OR34 for about 10 miles.
  • Turn left onto OR 34 Bypass/Corvallis-Newport Highway toward Philomath/Newport/Reser Stadium.
  • Continue on OR 34 for about 2 miles turn right onto 30th Street, continue to Washington Way and make a left.
  • On the right, just south of Richardson Hall are parking lots.

All campus parking requires purchasing a permit, see instructions below.  

Flying into Portland:
Flying into Portland (PDX) is typically the most cost effective option with the most available flights, and there is a dependable shuttle service run by Groome Transportation to get you to Corvallis (the Hilton Garden Inn). RESERVATIONS ARE REQUIRED for Shuttles!

Portland Shuttle Service: 
Groome Transportation service is available every 90 minutes from Portland International Airport (PDX) and will take you directly to the OSU campus. Reservations are required and can be made online at or by phone at 877-693-3785. Adult rate one way is $39.00.

Portland Rental Cars:  Go here to find out what rental cars are available at the Portland International Airport.

Flying into Eugene:
The Eugene Airport (EUG) is the closest airport located 45 minutes south of Corvallis with convenient connections to Seattle, San Francisco and Denver.

Eugene Shuttle Service:
Hub Shuttle offers shuttle service on-demand from the Eugene Regional Airport (EUG) to OSU. Advanced shuttle booking is required. For more information visit or call 541-461-7959.

Eugene Rental Cars: Go here to find out what rental cars are available at the Eugene Airport.


Please note that participants are responsible for arranging and paying for their lodging arrangements.

Area Hotels:

Hilton Garden Inn

Hilton Garden Inn
2500 SW Western Boulevard
Corvallis, Oregon  97333
Phone Number: 541-752-5000

(Located across the street from The LaSells Stewart Center.)

A select number of rooms are available at Oregon State University’s headquarters hotel, the Hilton Garden Inn, which is across the street from the LaSells Stewart Center. To reserve a room at the Hilton Garden Inn and receive the special group rate of $147.00 + tax per night, Click here to book your reservation or call 1-541-752-5000. If you are staying at the Hilton Garden Inn, parking is free in the hotel lot. We recommend leaving your car at the Hilton and walking the short distance between the Hilton and the LaSells Stewart Center.Please book your room by March 2, 2020 to receive the group rate.

Holiday Inn Express Corvallis
781 NE 2nd Avenue
Corvallis, OR 97330
Tel: (541) 752-0800
Website: Holiday Inn Express

The Holiday Inn is a little further from campus and is a cost effective lodging option. You can receive a 20% discount by reserving a room online by using this link: Book your Conference Rate at Holiday Inn Express Corvallis. Please note the link will take you to the Holiday Inn Express website. Click on the orange “Availability Box” in the upper right-hand corner of the website. You will be directed to the booking page where you can enter your dates and the rate for OSU will automatically be applied to your reservation.

You can also call the Holiday Inn Express at (541) 752-0800 and mention the “Conference Rate” to book your room and receive a 20% discount.

Comfort Suites
1730 NW 9th Street
Corvallis, OR 97333

The Comfort Suites Corvallis is located two miles from campus and is offering a preferred rate of $115 per night. To get this rate email or call 541-224-0212 and mention the VPS workshop.

Best Western
925 NW Garfield Avenue
Corvallis, OR  97333

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