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222nd General Assembly 2016

222nd General Assembly 2016 

Interested in attending GA in Portland as an observer?  Here's what you need to know! 

June 18-25, 2016, Portland, OR

The assembly is an open meeting, but admission to plenary sessions is limited to registered participants wearing an official assembly name badge. The advance assembly registration fee is $95; this is required for those who wish to reserve a room in one of the assembly hotels.

Those who do not need assistance with housing arrangements may wait to register on-site. The on-site registration fee is $30, which will be waived for those for whom it is a financial hardship.

*Registration Deadlines:

  • April 15—for commissioners, advisory delegates, agency staff, and mid council staff and seminary staff who will have assigned seating
  • May 16—for other participants requesting assembly housing
  • June 3—for advance registration and ticket sales
  • June 3—cancellation deadline (registration fees, less a cancellation fee of $25 or 15 percent of total registration/ticket fees, whichever is greater), will be refunded if notice of cancellation is received by this date). Other than for canceled events, the G.A. Meeting Service does not refund payment for ticket orders canceled after May 30.
    *Please note this information applies to participants with assigned seating & those requesting assembly housing.

See the General Information and FAQs for additional information about assembly registration, travel, lodging, and other arrangements.

OGA General Assembly Page

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Contact the G.A. Meeting Service ( or 888-728-7228, ext. 2417 to request a registration form or assistance.

Earlier Event: June 7
Special Called Meeting
Later Event: June 18