Marine Acoustics Short Course - Registration, Accommodations and Logistics

Program Fee and Registration

The 2017 course has already taken place. Be the first to receive notifications about the 2018 Acoustics Short Course below.

Marine Acoustics, Sonar Systems and Signal Processing Short Course Program Fee for 2017 was $1,975.00 per person. Check back in early 2018 for current price.

The program fee includes course materials, light morning refreshments, lunch each day one (1) reception and two (2) dinners.

Register your interest in the 2018 Marine Acoustics Short Course Here

Accommodations, Logistics and Payment

Hotels

(The information below was based upon the 2017 program. Check back in early 2018 for updated information.)

For those wishing to stay on the UNH Durham Campus, accommodations are available at Adams Tower West. This is an air conditioned facility and rooms are available in both single and double occupancy. Each room is furnished with twin beds, dressers, and desks, and has its own bathroom.  Lounge space is available on the first and fifth rooms of Adams Tower with a community kitchen and television available on the fifth floor. UNH wireless access is available throughout campus.

If selecting double occupancy, you will have the ability to identify a roommate. If no roommate is identified, one will be assigned to you.

The building has an elevator. If you need a handicap accessible room, please contact us at conferences@unh.edu or call (603) 862-1900.

  • Single occupancy: $62.50 per person, per night.
  • Double occupancy: $52.50 per person, per night.

Adams Tower West is located at 15 Strafford Avenue in Durham, NH.

Options for those wishing to stay close to campus (within walking distance of course)

               Three Chimney’s Inn

               Holiday Inn Express

There are a number of hotels available in both Portsmouth and Dover NH. Both cities are a short driving distance from the campus.

 Portsmouth Area Hotels

Dover Area Hotels (Trip Advisor)

Airports

Three area airports provide service to this portion of New England:

  • Boston-Logan International Airport (BOS) is an hour-and-a-half drive from Durham
  • Manchester, NH Airport (MHT) is an hour drive from Durham
  • Portland, ME Jetport (PWM) is an hour drive from Durham

For ease of travel, Manchester Airport is recommended.

​Manchester, NH Airport (MHT): 603-624-6556
One Airport Road
Manchester, NH 03103

Boston-Logan International Airport (BOS): 1-800-235-6426
1 Harborside Dr
Boston, MA 02128

Portland, ME Jetport (PWM): 207-874-8877
1001 Westbrook Street
Portland, ME 04102

PARKING

If you are driving a vehicle to campus, you will need a permit to park in the UNH parking lots. Permits are required Monday through Friday. Parking permits are available for purchase at time of registration at $55.00 for the week or $12.00 per day.

  • For those registering for both accommodations and parking permits, the parking permit will be provided in the welcome packet you will receive upon check-in. The permit must then be displayed facing out on the rear-view mirror of your vehicle when on campus.
  • For those commuting to campus, a parking code will be emailed to you prior to the course. Parking for commuters will be available in the Mill Road Visitors Lot.

UNH is not liable for any parking fines you incur from UNH or the town of Durham. If you park in a metered space anywhere in Durham, please follow the instructions at the parking machine located near the parking areas. For those staying in Adams Tower West, please do not park on Strafford Avenue, as the permit can only be used in the Strafford Parking Lot and spaces for handicap parking to the right of the kiosk. 

Payment

Before beginning your registration, please read the following information about your payment method options.

To Pay by VISA or MasterCard: If you are paying by VISA or MasterCard, please complete the on-line registration form and then click on "Pay Full Cost Online" at the bottom of the page.

To Pay by American Express or Discover: Please complete the on-line registration form and then click on the "Commit to Pay Using Other Payment Options" button at the bottom of the page. Print the registration details or email them to yourself by clicking on the link at the bottom of the confirmation page. Then please call the UNH Conferences & Catering department at (603) 862-1900 with your American Express or Discover payment information.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellations must be submitted in writing and mailed to University of New Hampshire, Conferences and Catering, Stillings Hall, Room G55, 20 Ballard Street, Durham, NH 03824. Refunds, less a cancellation fee of $50.00, will be given if a cancellation is received 15 days prior to June 5, 2017. There will be no refunds for cancellations received less than 15 days prior to your scheduled event. There will be no refunds for nights not stayed.

Adams Tower, UNH Durham Campus

Questions?

Programming:
Anthony Lyons, anthony.lyons@ccom.unh.edu
(603) 862-0329