Life STEM Workshop: Travel and Accommodations


Travel costs will be covered by Xavier University for participants traveling over a 50-mile radius. Reservations will be handled by USA Travel Agency. Please click here to fill out the travel request form and e-mail to:  (Attn. Janice Dolliole, 210-492-0753)

  • Airfare will be covered up to $500.  
  • Workshop participants will receive $175 for ground transportation to cover expenses to and from the airport, hotel, and Xavier University. 

  • The taxi cab rates from New Orleans airport to downtown range from $35-45. 

  • Participants electing to travel by car will be reimbursed for the cost of mileage or rental car up to $500.  


Hotel accommodations will be covered by Xavier University for workshop participants traveling over a 50 mile radius.

  • Hotel arrangements can be made at the Omni Riverfront Hotel.

    • 701 Convention Center Blvd.
      New Orleans, LA 70130
      (504) 524-8200

  • Participants are advised to book by May 29, 2017.

  • For additional information including Riverfront Attractions click here.


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Workshop Coordinators

(504) 520-7527