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Accommodations & Venue

The ABA Commercial Lending Schools will be held at Southern Methodist University (SMU) in Dallas, TX.

School registration is Sunday, April 24, 12:00 noon – 2:30 pm. Class starts promptly at 2:30 pm Sunday.

Students should plan to stay until classes adjourn on Friday, April 29, at 12:00 pm.

Lunch is provided at SMU and is covered by your tuition. Dinner is on your own. Breakfast is complementary at the Beeman Hotel for hotel guests. Accommodations are not included in the tuition. Participants are responsible for arranging and paying for their own accommodations.

Hotel Reservations

A block of hotel rooms has been reserved for attendees at The Beeman Hotel. ¾ of a mile (13 minutes) walk from class. The room rate is $149/night, plus applicable taxes. 

Make your hotel reservation by March 11, 2022, when the discount rate will expire. All reservations must be made no later than Friday, March 11, 2022.

The Beeman Hotel, 6070 N. US 75-Central Expressway 1000, Dallas, TX 75206.

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Getting There

Dallas Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) is 25 miles from The Beeman Hotel.

  • SuperShuttle Charge (roundtrip): $97
  • Taxi Charge (one-way): $65

Dallas Love Field Airport (DAL) is 5 miles from The Beeman Hotel.

  • SuperShuttle Charge (roundtrip): $89
  • Taxi Charge (one-way): $25


Complimentary parking is available in the garage across the street from the schools. Parking passes will be available for pick up at the ABA Commercial Lending Schools registration desk.

Self-parking at the Beeman Hotel is free for hotel guests.

Car Rental

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

Things to Do

Looking to explore Dallas? The Visit Dallas website provides insights about the local area.

Other Information

Read ABA Conference and School Policies to help answer additional questions.

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