2015 Honors Institute Travel Info

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ARRIVE: Monday afternoon, June 15, 2015
Check-In begins at 1:00 pm in Casas Del Rio. Plan to arrive by 4:00 pm MT on Monday afternoon. The First General Session starts Monday at 6:30 pm. Please note that participants arriving prior to Monday, June 15, must make plans for their accommodations off campus prior to June 15. Dinner will be available in the University of New Mexico dining hall beginning at 5:00 pm.

Late Night Arrivals: Participants arriving after midnight should call campus police using the emergency blue phones stationed across campus or by calling 505.277.2241. Campus police will contact staff to let late arrivals into the residence halls.

DEPART: Saturday morning, June 20, 20154, BEFORE 11:00 am
The Honors Institute officially ends on Friday night, June 19, following the final seminar meeting and Farewell Social. Program participants who have not vacated their rooms by 11:00 am on Saturday, June 20, will be assessed a $200.00 fee. We recommend that you make arrangements for transportation to the airport prior to your scheduled time and date of departure.

Airline Discounts

Persons flying to the 2015 Honors Institute at the University of New Mexico should fly into the Albuquerque Interantional Sunport Airport (ABQ). Phi Theta Kappa has contracted special airline discounts available for 2015 Honors Institute travel.

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Delta Airlines
Delta Air Lines offers discounted airfares for your Honors Institute travel. Refer to your Ticket Designator NMK2V to purchase your tickets, and your negotiated discount of 2% to 10% may be applied. Reservations and ticketing is available via delta.com or by calling our Delta Meeting Network Reservations at 800.328.1111. Please note that a Direct Ticketing Charge will apply for booking by phone. When booking online, select Meeting Event Code and enter your Meeting ID (NMK2V) in the box provided on the Search Flight page.

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United Airlines
Honors Institute participants may book online at united.com and enter Offer Code ZU9C659360 in the Offer Code box when searching for flights. If booking through a travel professional or United Meetings at 800.426.1122, please give them the following information: Agreement Code: 659360, Z Code: ZU9C. Outside of the United States, please call your local United Airlines Reservation Office.


Amtrak offers a 10% discount off the best available rail fare to Albuquerque, New Mexico, between June 12, 2015 and June 23, 2015. To book your reservation call Amtrak at 800.872.7245 or contact your local travel agent. Conventions cannot be booked via Internet. Please be sure to refer to Convention Fare Code X73V-922 when making your reservation. This offer is not valid on the Auto Train and Acela Service. Fare is valid on Amtrak Regional for all departures seven days a week, except for holiday blackouts. Offer valid with Sleepers, Business Class or First Class seats with payment of the full applicable accommodation charges.


Parking at the University of New Mexico is $28.00 for a parking permit valid through Saturday, June 20. Parking permits must be purchased in advance using the Honors Institute Registration Form. A day pass for parking may be purchased onsite for $5. Participants who secure parking permits in advance will receive the permit during Honors Institute check in.