The 18th Annual UC Systemwide Bioengineering Symposium


Accommodations & Venue

The UCLA Meyer and Renee Luskin Conference Center, the venue of the 18th annual UC Systemwide Bioengineering Symposium, is located on the UCLA Campus.  Guests can enjoy the hotel’s close proximity to campus and Westwood, as well as the abundance of local beaches, shopping and dining.

We have reserved 75 rooms for June 28th and 60 rooms for June 29th at the rate of $216 for double occupancy and $252 for triple occupancy.  The Luskin Center does not charge occupancy tax so this is the total cost per night stay.  Accommodations at the Luskin Conference Center must be reserved through the conference registration payment site at by Tuesday, May 23, 2017.


UCLA Meyer and Renee Luskin Conference Center
425 Westwood Plaza
Los Angeles, California 90095
General Inquiries: 310-206-8585
Fax: 310-206-7122

The UCLA Luskin Conference Center’s 254 spacious hotel rooms have one king bed or two queen beds, all with deluxe Pima cotton linens and super soft mattress toppers and pillows for a superb night’s rest.

Onsite Amenities include: complimentary Wi-Fi, full Service On-site Restaurant and Lounge, dry cleaning service, valet parking, on-site fitness center & access to other campus recreational facilities, 24-hour front desk, Plateia delivered; bell service, ADA Rooms & Services, campus shuttle & Safety Escort Service; daily housekeeping; Business Center

Guest room amenities include: complimentary Wi-Fi, Flat screen 42” HDTV, Docking station for mobile devices with AM/FM clock radio, speakerphone with voicemail, In-room safe, coffee maker, hair dryer, iron and ironing board, 100% cotton terry robes, and earth-friendly, premium toiletries.

King Room – $216 double occupancy
The 307-square-foot king rooms are furnished with a king bed, armchair, desk with ergonomic chair, and flat screen HDTV. The bathroom has a full-size walk-in shower and marble vanity. Located on the 3rd through 7th Floors, the single king rooms sleep up to two guests.

Double Queen Room – $216 double occupancy; $252 triple occupancy
The 341-square-foot double queen rooms are furnished with two queen beds, armchair, desk with ergonomic chair, and flat screen HDTV. The bathroom has a full-size walk-in shower and marble vanity. Located on the 3rd through 6th Floors, the double queen rooms sleep up to three guests.


  • Take I-405 North or South freeway depending where you are coming from and exit on Wilshire Blvd East
  • Take Wilshire Blvd East to Westwood Blvd (3rd light), then turn left (North) onto Westwood Blvd
  • After entering campus on Westwood Blvd, Luskin Conference Center is located at the end of the turnaround after Strathmore Place.

UCLA Campus Maps, Directions, Parking:

Parking Options 

Luskin Valet Parking is $4 for the first hour and an additional $2 per half hour up to three hours. Daily parking (three to ten hours) is $28 and overnight parking is $39 (over ten hours).

Self-Parking is located at Structure Lot 8, Level 4 at any of the Pay-By-Plate parking spots. After parking, purchase a parking permit at the Pay-By-Plate station and place permit/receipt on your vehicle dashboard. It is $1 per 20 minutes up to three hours. Daily parking is $12 (expires at 6:59 am the following day after purchase) and overnight parking is $28 (expires at 5:29 pm the following day after purchase).

UC Affiliated Parking Permits will have to stop by the parking kiosk located on your left on Westwood Blvd after Charles E Young Drive. Please let the parking attendant know that you are a UC Employee and would like to park at Structure Lot 8 and show them your UC parking pass and UC identification card. They will then provide you with a reciprocity permit free of charge (expires at 6:59 am the following day after issued).

To access the Luskin Conference center from Structure Lot 8 via the bridge, take east stairs down one level and cross over Strathmore Place.