program registration submissions committee lodging portland

Visa Information

General Visa Information

The sites or have information about obtaining a visa for those traveling to the United States. Both sites have links to websites for U.S. embassies and consulates worldwide. The embassy and consulate websites have very helpful information about procedures, timelines, communities served, required documentation, and fees.

Letters from ACM

Letters are issued from ACM headquarters for attendees to submit in support of their visa applications. Please send your request for a visa application letter to , and include your name, mailing address, and fax number, as well as the name of the conference you are attending. (Authors of papers should include the title.) Hotel/Convention Center address. You may be requested to provide the street address of the convention center or hotel where you are staying.

Oregon Convention Center
777 N.E. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
Portland, OR  97232

The addresses for the 3 conference hotels are as follows:

Doubletree Lloyd Center
1000 NE Multnomah
Portland, OR 97202

Courtyard Portland Downtown/Lloyd Center
435 NE Wasco
Portland, OR 97232

Red Lion Hotel Portland--Convention Center
1021 NE Grand Ave
Portland, OR 97232 

Canadians traveling to OOPSLA

The US Embassy web site indicates that most Canadians do not require a visa nor a passport, although a passport is recommended, and in some cases is indeed required. We recommend all Canadians traveling to OOPSLA review the information provided by the US Embassy to ensure a smooth trip.


While Space Available
program registration submissions committee lodging portland
For comments and questions about the web site
please contact us at
© 2005 OOPSLA