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FAQ

AU registration and attendance answers

Find answers to questions about the AU registration process and attending Autodesk University in Las Vegas. AU FAQs can also help you determine if you need a visa for AU.

I need help with my Autodesk account.

If you’re an Autodesk member and having trouble with your account, read the Autodesk account FAQ to troubleshoot or to retrieve your Autodesk ID or password.

Can I register multiple people myself?

No, they must register themselves. Each attendee must sign in with their Autodesk ID or create an Autodesk ID account and enter a unique code to register.

Can I track who has used the passes I have distributed?

Yes. Once registration opens, sign in to the registration site. A list of the people who have used their codes to register will appear at the bottom of the My Account page. This list is updated each time a registration code is used.

How can I purchase an AU Guest Pass?

You will have the option to purchase an AU Guest Pass when you register for AU. The cost for a Guest Pass is US$250.

Can my under-21 friend, child, or colleague attend AU or be my guest at AU?

No. All AU attendees and their guests must be at least 21 years of age.

What payment methods can I use?

During the open registration period, AU passes may be purchased using credit cards (American Express, MasterCard, and Visa), checks, and wire transfers. .

Do I need a U.S. entry visa to attend AU?

All attendees and their guests from outside of the United States must have a valid passport. Visitors from some countries may also need a visa.

How do I obtain a visa for AU?

Confirm current visa requirements and get instructions from your local U.S. embassy or consulate. Sometimes you can complete an electronic visa application form online. Allow plenty of time for the visa application process. Check the U.S. State Department consular affairs website for visa wait times.

What do I do if my embassy/consulate requires me to submit an invitation letter?

We can provide you with one. After you register and pay for AU, email the following information to autodeskuniversity@autodeskevents.com:

  • First and last name (as it appears on your passport)
  • Date of birth (mm/dd/yyyy)
  • Passport number and expiration date (mm/dd/yyyy)
  • Issuing country and country of residence

Note: We provide invitation letters for registered AU attendees only.

What if I am from a country that participates in the Visa Waiver Program?

If your country participates in the Visa Waiver Program—and you have a machine-readable passport—you may be able to travel without a visa. For more information, refer to the U.S. State Department website.

Is the cost of hotel accommodations included the registration fee?

Hotel accommodations for AU 2015 are not included in the registration fee and are at an attendee’s own expense. If you have been provided with a hotel code, please be sure to enter it during registration so that your correct billing can be applied.

Am I going to be charged for the entire hotel bill when I register for AU?

All persons requesting hotel accommodations through the AU 2015 site will need to provide a credit card for hotel purposes. The card provided will be charged one night’s room and tax to secure the reservation, and the additional balance of your stay will be collected upon check-in. If you are using a card that is not in your name to pay for your stay, please contact the AU Registration Team for a credit card authorization form.

Can I view the AU 2015 courses before I register for AU 2015?

Yes, you can browse the AU course offerings and their availability before completing your registration via the AU website.