CfAO Summer School
on Adaptive Optics 2018

July 29th - August 4th, 2018

University of California, Santa Cruz

CfAO Summer School on Adaptive Optics 2018

University Accommodations

The 18th Annual Summer School on Adaptive Optics will once again be held on the beautiful University of California, Santa Cruz campus.
We encourage all participants to stay on campus in the Stevenson college student apartments while you attend the daily presentations.


Conference services will provide the following guest registration services at the Stevenson College check-in: room keys, designated Dining Hall, Meal Cards /Wristbands, Parking permits (if required). Hours: 7:00 am to 8:00 pm.

Lodging On Campus

On campus lodging will be at the Stevenson college apartments. More information on pricing is available on the registration tab.
Stevenson college virtual tour

Lodging Off Campus

If you will be staying off campus, you must still check in at Stevenson College. There, you will receive your parking permit purchased at registration. Meal cards for those lodging off campus can be purchased through the registration process and will be distributed by the event organizers.


The room and board rate includes three meals per day, which will be served at the Cowell College Dining Hall. Meals will begin with dinner on day of arrival and end with breakfast on day of departure.

Check Out

Please make sure to check out before 1:00 PM on your scheduled check out date. Keys and meal cards must be returned to the Conference Office upon departure. Replacement meal cards are $35 and replacement keys are $75 charged at the expense of the participant.


Walking from Stevenson College to the Labs
Please view a Google Map here and a printable PDF here.


UCSC housing

UC Santa Cruz Stevenson College student apartments