ABA Commercial Lending Schools

April 29 - May 4, 2018 • Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX



Join Us in Dallas

The ABA Commercial Lending Schools and the optional pre-school workshop - Financial Statement Analysis for Lenders - will be held at Southern Methodist University. ABA has reserved a block of rooms at The Magnolia Hotel Dallas Park Cities, located at 6070 North Central Expressway, Dallas, TX 75206 (214-750-6060).

Note: The Financial Statement Analysis for Lenders Workshop runs April 28 - 29, 2018.

Accommodations are not included in tuition and participants are responsible for arranging and paying for their own hotel. Lunch is provided at SMU and is covered by your tuition. Dinner is on your own. Breakfast and shuttle service to and from the SMU campus will be provided for the hotel guests.

Hotel Reservations

ABA has arranged for discounted rates of $139.00/night  single or double at the Magnolia Hotel Dallas Park Cities. You may make your reservations online, or call 888-983-5012 to make your hotel reservations directly with the hotel - mention you will be attending the ABA Commercial Lending Schools. Breakfast and shuttle service to and from the SMU campus is included for hotel guests in the ABA discounted rate.

Reservations must be made by March 23, 2018 in order to receive the ABA room rate. After this date rooms are subject to availability and prevailing rates will apply. Hotel check-in time is 3:00 pm and checkout time is 12:00 pm.

Important Note: If you book a room at The Magnolia Hotel Dallas Park Cities through a travel agent or other means at a lower rate, you will be billed an additional rate for school-related services extended to you onsite as part of the program.

Hotel Amenities Include:

  • Free WiFi
  • Complimentary shuttle to local restaurants and shopping centers
  • Complimentary fitness center
  • Indoor pool
  • Complimentary parking

Getting There

Dallas Fort Worth International Airport

  • Shuttle Charge (one-way): $55.00
  • Taxi Charge (one-way): $60.00
  • Driving Directions: Take North airport exit to TX-121 N. Take the exit onto I-635 E. Take exit 19A to merge onto US-75 toward Dallas. Take exit 3 toward Mockingbird Ln/Monticello Ave. Merge onto N Central Expressway.  Sharp left to stay on N Central Expressway. Destination will be on the right.

Dallas Love Field Airport

  • Complimentary hotel shuttle


Parking at the Magnolia Hotel Dallas Park Cities is complimentary for ABA Commercial Lending School students.

Car Rental Discount

ABA offers a special car rental discount through Hertz Car Rental. Visit the ABA Travel Discounts page for more information.

Things to Do

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​Hotel/Travel Questions? Please contact Ginelle Scarboro for more information.