Registration Information

Registration includes: admission to the exhibits; all sessions (including plenary talks, colloquia, featured sessions, individual presentations, SLW Institute workshops); morning and afternoon refreshment breaks; opening reception; and Saturday lunch.

  Early Registration
(Until May 31)
(June 1-September 30)
Onsite Registration
(October 20-22)
Regular US$200 US$230 US$250
Student* US$150 US$170 US$190

*The student rate is available for those who will be full-time students during SSLW 2016 (October 20-23, 2016). If you register as a student, you may be asked to provide a valid student ID or a signed letter from your faculty advisor when you check in.

Onsite Registration (October 20-23)

Thank you for your interest in the Symposium on Second Language Writing. Pre-registration has now closed. If you have not registered but would like to attend SSLW 2016, please register at the registration desk, which will be open as follows:

Cancellation Policy

If you must cancel your registration, please send a written request to There will be a $10 administration fee subtracted from refunded registration payments. Refund requests must be received before midnight on September 30, 2016 (Arizona Time). No refund can be issued on or after October 1, 2016.

Letters of Invitation

Invitation letters for presenters will be sent out to the corresponding author. If you are a co-author, please check with the corresponding author for the information. If there are errors or if you cannot access the letters, please email us.

Please be mindful of registration deadlines as well as estimated timelines for the processing of visa applications as these vary from country to country.