Registration for Open Repositories is now closed.

May 15th was the last date for cancellations and refunds.

The early bird registration fee of $300 is available through May 8th.  The early bird registration has been extended from the original date but beginning May 9th the registration fee will go to $350. Participants will need to make their own flight and hotel reservations.  No hotel room blocks are being reserved but there are in excess of 30 hotels in the downtown area that are within walking distance or a short rideshare.

The conference will be held in downtown Denver, Colorado on the Auraria Campus.  The campus is adjacent to the downtown area including hotels, restaurants, entertainment, and retail shopping. The meeting itself will be held in the beautiful new  CU Denver Student Commons Building. It may be found on the upper right side of the campus map.

Auraria Campus is a dynamic academic environment shared by three separate and distinct institutions of higher learning that are all designated Hispanic Serving Institutions:

  • Community College of Denver
  • Metropolitan State University of Denver
  • University of Colorado Denver

The Auraria Higher Education Center is a separate state entity whose role is to provide and manage shared services, facilities, and property to support these prominent institutions in achieving their goals.

The collective student population is nearly 38,000, with approximately 5,000 faculty and staff.

Hotels and Accommodations

Denver has over 30 hotels in downtown Denver within walking distance of the Auraria campus where OR2022 will be held.  Every major hotel chain is available to help in leveraging your frequent stayer points. This interactive map  will help in finding accommodations and this PDF map will help if a printed version is needed.  No hotel room blocks have been reserved for the conference due to the uncertainties of the number of people attending, but the many choices will provide options for everyone.

Here are the dozen closest hotels to the conference venue that are listed by their approximate distance to the Auraria campus. There are many more hotels available if other alternatives are needed.

SpringHill Suites by Marriott Denver Downtown

Hotel Teatro

Four Seasons Hotel

the Curtis Denver – a DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel

Thompson Denver

Courtyard by Marriott Denver Downtown

 Westin Denver Downtown

The Oxford Hotel

The Crawford Hotel

  • 0.5 miles
  • Located in Union Station which is the light rail stop from the airport. Union station has a variety of restaurants and shops

 Renaissance Denver Downtown City Center Hotel

Embassy Suites Downtown Denver

Kimpton Hotel Monaco Denver