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* You will be taken to the Cvent registration page


Air Travel

MHK – The Manhattan regional airport is the most convenient option for travelers flying to the conference. Uber and Lyft both operate from the airport as well as Hertz and Enterprise being located in the airport (for car rentals you will want to schedule a vehicle in advance). Many of our local hotels also provide transportation to and from the airport.

SLN – This regional airport is located in Salina, KS, just over an hour west of Manhattan (74 miles). Hertz is located inside of the airport and Enterprise is located offsite.

MCI- There are 11 car rental companies that operate at the Kansas City International Airport: ACE, Alamo, Avis, Budget, Dollar, Enterprise, Fox, Hertz, National, Payless, and Thrifty. Additionally, shuttle service to Manhattan is available using Super Shuttle.

ICT – Located in Wichita, KS (136 miles), there are nine car rental companies are locate in the first floor parking garage at Wichita Dwight D. Eisenhower National Airport; Alamo, Avis, Budget, Dollar, Enterprise, Hertz, National, Payless, and Thrifty.


Blocks of rooms have been reserved at the following hotels. Both of these hotels are located within walking distance of the K-State Student Union. Please make sure you ask for the 2020 Veterinary Educator Collaborative Symposium rate at both locations

Bluemont Hotel

1212 Bluemont Ave.
Manhattan, KS 66502
(785) 473-7091

The rate includes a breakfast buffet for each guest. A suite style room may be available for an additional $20/night.
Saturday – June 20 – $149/night
Sunday/Monday – June 21 and 22 – $109/night

* Go to – Click on BOOK ONLINE – Click on GROUP LOGIN (middle of page) – enter Group ID: vetm0620 / password: vet – Enter specific check-in/check-out dates (if different from what is auto populated) – Click CHECK AVAILABILITY

* You can also call 785-473-7091 and press 0 for reservations – ask for Group VETM0620 or Vet Educator Collaboration

Holiday Inn at the Campus

1641 Anderson Ave.
Manhattan, KS 66502
(785) 539-7531


Please make reservations by May 21 in order to secure your rooms at these locked in rates.