The 2019 OWHE* Annual Conference will take place at the beautiful Salishan Resort in Gleneden Beach, OR.

Salishan Resort
7760 North Highway 101 
Gleneden Beach, Oregon 97388 
United States

If you would like to stay at the conference hotel, the special conference rates are as follows:

Traditional Queen Traditional King
$125/night (not including taxes or fees) $125/night (not including taxes or fees)


To book a room:

  1. Call 1-800-452-2300

  2. Let them know you are with Oregon Women in Higher Education to lock in the special rates

  3. Rooms will not be guaranteed at this price after January 3, 2019.

The reduced room rate is good two days prior and two days after the conference dates (January 30-February 4, 2019). We encourage you to extend your stay and enjoy the Oregon Coast!

**Please note, traditional rooms are sold out (barring cancellations). You will likely need to reserve a deluxe room, which will be at a higher cost. Rooms are limited so if you have not reserved, please do so as soon as possible.**

Room reservations are on a first come, first serve basis so we highly encourage participants to reserve a room as soon as possible as space is limited. We encourage people to room together. If you need to split a room charge, you can do so with the hotel upon check-out. If you are looking for someone to share a room or a ride to the conference with, please post on our facebook page or use our carpool site.

Rooms at the Salishan Spa & Golf Resort offer balcony views of nearby forests and the on-site golf course. All rooms have fireplaces and an upholstered sitting area; deluxe rooms are larger and include a sofa bed. Guests at Salishan Spa & Golf Resort, next to Siletz Bay on Oregon’s coast, will find work desks and Internet access in their rooms, as well as a mini refrigerator, and coffee maker. In addition to golf and tennis, there’s an indoor pool and spa for guests to enjoy. The Shops at Salishan sell locally-crafted jewelry, clothing, art objects and gourmet coffee.

Amenities included with your stay at Salishan:

  • In room coffee makers, microwave, refrigerator and safe
  • 2 luxury bathrobes
  • High speed wireless internet
  • Unlimited phone calls
  • Access to the indoor pool, fitness center and 9-hole putting course
  • Private beach access

Canceling and Refund Policy
When reserving your room, a credit card will be required to confirm the reservation and a one night deposit will be due at the time of the booking. The equivalent of one night's lodging will be billed to the individual's credit card for each guests who cancels less than 3 days prior to their arrival date. 

*OWHE includes and advocates for women and gender minorities.

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Higher education in the state of Oregon provides a dynamic environment where women can impact change. Whether in the community college, 4-year institution, public, or private, we want you to be a part of shaping the future of higher education by empowering and affirming your leadership abilities.