How to make changes (including cancellation) to your 2018 Congress Registration or Marriott Hotel Reservation

Registration Changes:

Changes to your existing 2018 Diaconate Congress registration must be made by you.

To change your registration, please follow these steps:

  1. Go to the website
  2. Click on “Deacon Congress Registration”
  3. Click on “View or Change your Existing Registration” in the upper right corner.
  4. Enter your email address and click “Continue”
  5. Enter the password that you created when you registered and click “Continue”. 
    If you did not create a registration password or cannot remember it, click the “Forgot Your Password?” link and follow the instructions for creating a new password.
  6. Your registration detail form will appear (example shown below)
  7. Click the option that you want – One of the bulleted items in red.
  8. Follow the prompts to make your changes

Registration menu 

Refunds are for registration fees only; service fees are not refundable. Refund percentages are based on the date of cancellation:

Prior to February 1, 2018 = 95%
After February 1, 2018 but before March 30, 2018 = 80%
After March 30, 2018 but before May 31, 2018 = 50%
After May 31, 2018 = 0%


Hotel Reservation Changes:

Changes to your hotel reservation at the Marriott New Orleans must be made by you.

To manage your existing hotel reservation, please follow these steps:

  1. Go to the website
  2. Click on “New Orleans Marriott Reservations”
  3. Click on “Manage Existing Reservation”



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