Western Association of Educational Opportunity Personnel

Southern California Chapter


 WESTOP SoCal Professional Development Seminar 2018

"Education and Advancement: Celebrating Our Legacy"

November 18th-20th, 2018

Greetings Colleagues and Friends,

The SoCal Chapter Professional Development Seminar (PDS) will bring together new and seasoned professionals, such as: Directors, Assistant Directors, Academic Coordinators, and Academic Coaches to build skills through innovative workshops, while networking with other colleagues working towards a common goal. PDS will provide the opportunity to share and learn new techniques and ideas in assisting our program participants, and community. All TRIO and equity-focused programs are invited.

Hyatt Regency Westlake
880 S Westlake Blvd
Westlake Village, CA 91306, US

​Early Bird : $175 (September  27 – October 27 )

Regular: $225


Make reservations as early as possible, as the discounted rates are offered on a first come, first serve basis. 

Please reserve as soon as possible. The room rates are $145/night for single and double rooms. Rates are quoted exclusively of applicable state and local taxes and assessments, which, as of date, include occupancy tax at 10%, 2% TBID and 2% CA Tourism Tax.  All such taxes and assessments are subject to change without notice.  Group rate valid up to quad occupancy per room (max occupancy per guest room). To reserve, when calling, you must refer to the group name of "WESTOP SoCal PDS Group". Attendees can make reservations by calling Central Reservations at (402) 592-6464 or click on the link below:



Check in is at 4:00 pm, check out is 12:00 noon.


Event parking, self-parking is complimentary. Hotel offers valet parking for overnight guest at $20.00 (plus tax) per day with 24-hour in/out privileges.  Event Valet Parking Is $10.00 per car.  Parking rates may be subject to change to state and local taxes and may change without notice.