The SIGMAA on Research in Undergraduate Mathematics Education

presents its Twentieth Annual

Conference on Research in

Undergraduate Mathematics Education

February 23 - 25, 2017 | SAN DIEGO, CA


The SIGMAA on RUME 2017 will be held at the Kona Kai Resort & Spa in sunny San Diego.

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Updated Accommodation Information (01/15/17)

Unfortunately the conference hotel is sold out. There may be some cancelations so before booking at one of the alternate hotels please check at the conference hotel. The alternate hotels are:

We do not have any special rate with them but the cost is about the same as the special rate at the Kona Kai.


You can now make your hotel accommodation for the SIGMAA on RUME 2017 at the discounted rate by using the following link. SIGMAA on RUME 2017 attendees should book their hotel rooms through this direct link, and not the hotel's general website, in order to secure the conference's discounted rates.

Those who prefer to book their reservation by phone may call (1-800-566-2524) and identify themselves as being a part of "SIGMAA on RUME 2017" .

Special room rates for the conferences are $175 single/double plus 12.58% tax and must be reserved by February 1, 2017 in order to receive the discounted group rate.

There are many advantages for those who book at the MAA group rates:

  • Rate discounts over standard Kona Kai Resort prices
  • Convenient access to all onsite conference events and sessions
  • Complimentary WiFi included in guest rooms and meeting spaces
  • Complimentary access to fitness center
  • $18 resort fee waived
  • Group discount available 3 days before and after the conference for those extending their stays in San Diego

Roommate Options

If you are looking for a roommate, either at the Kona Kai or at one of the nearby hotels on Shelter Island, please add your information to the below google spreadsheet. We *will not* be matching roommates, instead this is a place for you to add your information and find your own roommate.
2017 RUME Conf Seeking roommate board

Child Care

If you are planning on, or thinking about, bringing children to RUME this year and are interested in working with other parents to make child care arrangements (e.g., time swaps or trying to find a local babysitter or daycare provider) please contact Estrella Johnson ( She will collect the names of interested parents and, depending on demand, we can see what options are avialable. Please *email Estrella directly* at and provide your name, the number of children you are planning on bringing, and their ages.

Hotel Information

Kona Kai Resort & Spa
1551 Shelter Island Drive
San Diego, CA 92106
For general hotel information: 619-221-8000 or

  • Additional guests: $20 per day per added adult over 2 people in a room.
  • Parking rates: $8 per hour, $25 per day, $18 for self parking overnight, $20 for valet parking overnight
  • Check-in time: 4:00 PM
  • Check-out time: 12:00 PM