-Travel: Soka University of America is located in Aliso Viejo, just inland from Laguna Beach in southern Orange County, California.  The nearest airport is John Wayne Airport in Santa Ana (SNA), about 30 mins from campus.  At SNA, you may rent a car, take a taxi, or take Uber.
Driving directions to Soka University of America
Other regional airports include LAX, Long Beach, and San Diego.  We recommend that conference participants aim for SNA, as travel times from the other airports range from 1-2 hours, depending on traffic.

-Accommodation: The official conference hotel is Hilton Homewood Suites in Aliso Viejo.  Rates will be $150/night.  Stay tuned for more information.

-Campus map and floor plan: Panels will be held in Maathai Building.
Campus guide and map

-Area trips: WCAAS organizers are not planning a group outing this week, but we are happy to provide you with some suggestions to make the most of your time in southern California!