Conference Details


The conference is free but we ask you to register here.

For further information, please email or call 574.631.9195


All events will be held in the Notre Dame Conference Center's McKenna Hall on the University of Notre Dame campus. The campus is about a ten minute ride from the South Bend Regional Airport, and taxis are generally waiting outside the airport to transport passengers.

South Bend is accessible by air, the South Shore train from Chicago, and buses from both O'Hare and Midway airports in Chicago.

A campus map is available at: .  Please check the website for available parking.


Attendees are responsible for booking their own lodging for the conference.

A block of rooms has been reserved at The Morris Inn (located directly across from the conference center) at the rate of $149 + tax per night. Rooms are available for the nights of November 4, 5 and 6, 2018. Please call 574.631.2000 and let the booking agent know that you are attending the Ratzinger conference.  

Other local hotels near the University include (but are not limited to):


Please see here for places to eat on campus.