2018 Midwest Regional Meeting


All hotel reservations, cancellations and modifications should be made directly with the conference hotels listed below. When reserving your room, please indicate you will be attending the Midwest American Chemical Society Meeting to receive the conference rate. Room blocks are subject to a first come first served policy, though other rooms may be available at modified prices. Please note the release dates on the room blocks below, and make your reservations early to obtain the conference rates.

Room blocks have been reserved at a conference rate in the following hotels, all of which are located roughly 1.5 miles south of the conference venue:

Conference Hotel:

Gateway Hotel and Conference Center
2100 Green Hills Drive
Ames, IA 50014
Web site
Special room rates until October 9, 2018. Click here to make a reservation.
Rate: $125 per night, single or double occupancy

Additional Hotels:

Radisson Hotel Ames Conference Center At ISU
2609 University Boulevard
Ames, IA 50010
Web site
Rate: One-bed room: $109.99 per night
Two-beds room: $109.99 per night

Best Western Plus University Park Inn & Suites
2500 University Boulevard
Ames, IA 50010
Web site
Rate: One-bed room: $109 per night
Two-beds room: $119 per night


Our hotels are a short drive from the conference. Ames pubilc transit - CyRide - does operate regular service from the Veterinary School to campus (Route 23). The nearest bus stop for that route is roughly 1/3 of a mile from the hotel area. Another route (Route 6) runs from the hotel area to campus.