American association of colleges of nursing | GNSA | graduate nursing student academy | 2023 Graduate Nursing Student Academy Conference | August 17-18, 2023 | Washington, DC

Hotel & Travel


AC Hotel Washington DC Convention Center
601 K Street NW, Washington, DC
Phone: 202-921-6908

  • The hotel is next door to the conference meeting location.
  • The room rate is $189 single/double.
  • The cutoff date for reservations at the group rate is July 18, 2023.
  • For reservations, click here to make them online.
  • The room block may fill before the deadline, so please make your reservation early.
    • If/when the room block fills, AACN will post a list of alternative hotels on its website.


Closest Airport: Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA)
Distance: 5 miles 
Taxi: $20.00 one way
Uber/Lyft: starts at $15 one way
Subway/Metro: Mount Vernon Square (Green/Yellow Lines) or Gallery Place/Chinatown (Red and Green/Yellow lines)

Other Airport: Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD)
Distance: 26 miles
Taxi: $60.00 one way
Uber/Lyft: starts at $40 one way

Other Airport: Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI)
Distance: 35 miles
Taxi: $90.00 one way
Uber/Lyft: starts at $55 one way

Above rates are subject to change.

Things to Do

Washington DC: The Nation’s Capital!

The AC Hotel and Washington DC Convention Center and the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) Learning Center is located in downtown Washington, DC near the Capital One Arena and close to the many museums you can explore.  

 Getting Around the DC Area

Dietary and Special Needs

If you have any dietary restrictions (e.g., vegetarian, kosher, or gluten-free) or special needs, please contact Marilyne Njuraita at by July 18


If you have any questions, please contact Marta Okoniewski at

For questions, contact the AACN Conference Team today!