Housing and Travel

Dorms at Harris-Stowe State University

Dormitory housing is provided on campus and costs $50 per bed per night and may be purchased with registration.

Each bedroom has one or two beds and is joined en-suite with two to four other bedrooms with shared bathrooms and furnished living spaces. All rooms are air-conditioned and include linens.  

Bosley Hall features  a cardio fitness room and the game room in Gillespie Hall features with two large-screen TVs, billiards, video game system; laundry facility; and vending machines. Just outside Gillespie Hall and the Student Center are the following:  picnic tables; a barbecue grill; a sandpit volleyball court; and a mini-amphitheater.

Please note that smoking and drinking are strictly prohibited in residence halls as well as throughout the Harris-Stowe State University campus. 

When ordering housing, please select the ticket that matches the number of nights you wish to purchase and specify your exact dates, roommate preferences, and needs at checkout.

We cannot guarantee single occupancy rooms to any attendee.

Spots are limited and sales end June 11th, so please reserve your spot early.


New Economy Coalition is holding two hotel block reservations with special rates for attendees available through May 30, 2018.

Pear Tree Inn Union Station (0.7 miles from Harris-Stowe)
2211 Market Street, St. Louis, MO 63103
Nightly Rate: $109 per room
Block name: CommonBound
For reservations, call (314) 241-3200
*This will also be the site of NEC’s Annual Member Gathering

Marriott Courtyard St. Louis Downtown West (0.6 miles from Harris-Stowe)
2340 Market Street, St. Louis, MO 63103
Nightly rate: $119/single occupancy, $139/double occupancy
Block name: CommonBound
For reservations, call 866-661-8954 and reference the Common Bound 2018 group rate, or use this link.

Solidarity Housing

We are working with local St. Louis hosts to match conference attendees with people who have spare beds, couches, and floor space to offer. We will match you with a local host who you can coordinate your visit with. If you would like to be matched with a host, click here. Please note that solidarity housing assignments are limited and not guaranteed.