Conference Travel Information

39th Annual Southwest Popular/American Culture Association Annual Conference
Hyatt Regency Hotel and Conference Center
Albuquerque, New Mexico February 7-10, 2018



Before you make hotel and travel arrangements, we recommend first registering for the conference.

Conference Registration Information Page

Conference Hotel

Use our Hyatt Regency ABQ Reservation Site to book room(s), or if you need additional assistance, call 1-888-421-1442. Make sure you reference “Pop Culture 2017” when making/confirming hotel reservations by telephone.

Hyatt Hotel Room Rates for 2018:

Graduate Student Rate : $105
Single Occupancy: $139
Double Occupancy: $139
Triple Occupancy: $164
Quadruple Occupancy: $189
Suites: $299

Click Here for Hyatt Room Reservations

Grad Student Rate Access Code: POPSTA0218

Optional: Southwest Roommate Service

The SWPACA provides a roommate service for those individuals wanting to share conference hotel expenses. We cannot, of course, guarantee that people who advertises their desire to find a roommate will find a suitable roommate and we are not liable for problems that may arise. This page is meant only as a service to advertise your need for a roommate with others who need roommates.

The SWPACA does NOT become involved in room accommodations related to roommates; in other words, working out how roommates will pay for the rooms and who will room with whom is strictly up to the people involved. This list exists only as a convenience for attendees who want to find a roommate.

Follow the link below to our roommate service website to sign up today. You will need to provide the following information:

  • First name, Last Initial
  • Gender (M or F)
  • Email Address

If you withdraw from the conference please contact your roommate ASAP.

Click Here for  Roommate Service

Flights and Shuttle Service

Use TripAdvisor to find flights to the Albuquerque International Sunport airport. Find ground transportation options from the airport to the Hyatt Regency Hotel and Conference Center at: FYI, for those new to our conference, the estimated time from the ABQ Sunport Terminal to the Hyatt Regency is fifteen to twenty minutes by shuttle.

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Albuquerque Attractions

Looking for dining, shopping, and tour options while attending the SW conference? The ABQ Convention and Visitors Bureau offers a complete guide to what’s happening in the greater ABQ area.

ABQ Dining, Nightlife and Entertainment Venues