2016 VFP National Convention

A Just and Sustainable Future for the World's Children

Online Convention and Dorm Registration are now closed

Convention and Dorm registration will reopen in Berkeley on Thu, Aug 11th in the Administration Building at the Clark Kerr Campus of UC Berkeley.

No Smoking Policy

Smoking is not permitted anywhere on the campus.


Dorm room pricing includes breakfast(Fri-Mon), lunch(Fri-Sun) and dinner on Friday.  There will not be a reduction in price for late arrivals, early departures or missed meals.

Early check-in starts Wednesday, August 10th @ noon. Please contact the national office if you would like to check-in early. 

The university is unable to provide the flexibility of late check-outs.

Those not staying in the Clark Kerr Dorms, have the option to purchase dining hall passes which can be found on the registration form as Commuter Meal Package

Housing Options

The Clark Kerr Campus is a Spanish mission-style complex located approximately six blocks southeast of the main campus. The suites  include a shared bathroom, a common area, and separate locked entrance.
  • Carpeted rooms with extra long twin beds, dressers, desks, mirrors, shelving, and closets.
  • Large dining center with outdoor patios.

Don't want to stay in Clark Kerr Dorms?


 Claremont Hotel
 41 Tunnel Road
 Berkeley, CA 94705
 $279 per night plus tax
 Durant Hotel
 2600 Durant Ave
 Berkeley, CA 94704
 $269 per night plus tax
 Shattuck Hotel
 2086 Allston Way
 Berkeley, CA 94704
 $266 per night plus tax