CRRAR Summer Institute on Argumentation

            25 May - 06 June, 2009

Housing / Accommodations

Nights of Sunday, 24 May to Saturday, 6 June, 2009, inclusive


A.   One can privately make accommodation arrangements with a motel or hotel in Windsor  (directly or through a travel agent). (See below)

B.    One can arrange for accommodations at the University of Windsor. There are two types of accommodation available at the University. (All amounts are in Canadian dollars.)


Rooms are available to those attending the conference in either of two residences at the University of Windsor.


1. Alumni Hall 

Suites with 2 one-person bedrooms, kitchenette, bathroom.

            1 person, $86 + taxes

            2 persons, $49.50 each + taxes

 For details and/or to make a reservation in Alumni Hall, click here.


2. Canterbury College

A private, one-person bedroom, on a floor with a w.c. and a shower shared with up to 4 persons on the floor. A ground floor common room and a full kitchen are shared by three floors. 

 $50/night or $200/week

To reserve a room contact:

Ms. Brenda Smith, Residence Admissions Coordinator, Canterbury College

E:        T:  1.519.253.3000, ext. 4948

If you don’t already have a room-mate or room-mates and you would like us to try to find others to share a suite with you on the basis of (2)(ii) or (2)(iii), please contact with your preferences and we will try to find a room-mate or room-mates among Summer Institute students with the same preference, to share a suite with you. We can give no assurance that we will be able to do so.

Off-campus Hotels

For information about Travelodge Hotel Downtown Windsor, about 3 km from the University campus, click here. Special rates are available for those attending the conference -  when making reservations, use promotional code OSSA.

For information about Radisson Riverfront Hotel Windsor, also about 3 km from the University campus, click here. Special rates are available for those attending the conference - to take advantage of them, contact the hotel directly and quote the whole group name Ontario Society for the Study of Argumentation.

More  information about other accommodations available in Windsor may be available on this page at a later date. Please check back.

Additional Information

Those wishing to register for the Summer Institute or the Course should make their intentions known to us by February 2nd, 2009.


The Summer Institute on Argumentation will be held in conjunction with the Conference
on Argument Cultures
, June 3rd – 6th, 2009, sponsored by the Ontario Society for the Study of Argumentation. The conference’s website and call for papers can be viewed at