FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Q – How do I register for the LYFE Conference?
Registration is now handled completely online to provide faster service and better accuracy. Just click on Register Online and follow the directions. If you are coming with a group, be sure to get your Group ID number from your Group Leader before you register so she will receive an email confirmation that you have registered. You also need to use your group leader’s first and last name when registering so that your group can be housed together and seated together at the banquet.
Q – What is a Group Leader?
A Group Leader is the contact person for any group of ladies, no matter the size. The Group Leader’s name and Group ID number is used in the registration process to help identify members of a group that want to be housed together and to answer any questions that arise. Every group needs a Group Leader. The Group Leader number is needed for the group leader to receive an email confirmation for each attendee who registers.
Q– What if I come by myself or with just one friend?
You will be assigned a group ID number, even if you are only a group of one or two. So if you want to be housed with a friend, choose which one of you will be the leader, register, and give the Group ID number to your friend. Be sure to use your name as the group leader in order to be housed together and seated together at the banquet.
Q– What if I don’t have an email address?
If you do not have an email address, you may register by using this email address: email@example.com.
Q– Can you guarantee space for me at the LYFE Conference?
Space is limited, so please register as soon as possible. If we run out of room, there are local hotels that offer a discount to our LYFE attendees. A list of hotels and their discount information can be found on our website under the “Helpful Information” tab on our website.
Q– May I attend only part of the conference?
Yes, but there are no discounts for late arrivals or partial days.
Q– Do I have to stay on campus?
You are not required to stay on campus. We have divided the fee on the registration site so that you may choose to stay on campus or not.Many area hotels offer a BBC-LYFE discount. Click here for a list.
Q– If I stay on campus, what are the rooms like?
You will be housed with another woman in a dormitory room with two twin beds per room. Each suite of three rooms shares a bathroom. What to Bring to LYFE.
Q– May I have a private room on campus?
All rooms are double occupancy.
Q– How should I dress for the conference?
Dress is casual for most of the conference, but many women dress up for the Friday night banquet. Wear comfortable shoes since you will be walking between buildings to attend workshops, meals, and other sessions.
Q– What is the food like?
All of our delicious meals are served in the college Dining Hall. They include full hot breakfasts and light lunches on Friday and Saturday; breaks with beverages, fruit and other snacks; and a very special candlelight banquet on Friday night. If you have special dietary needs, just contact Pioneer Food Service when you arrive, and they will be happy to accomodate you.
Q– Can I purchase other food or snacks at the conference?
The Underground Café offers a variety of specialty coffees, teas, smoothies, and other beverages, along with some snack items. Vending machines for soda, water, and snacks are also located around campus.
Q– Do you have LYFE souvenirs?
The LYFE Store has themed merchandise such as t-shirts, mugs, and jewelry for sale. The profits are used for a scholarship fund for women BBC students who have exemplary Christian character, are heading toward vocational ministry, are working their way through school, and have extreme financial need.
Q– May I smoke on campus?
Smoking is not permitted anywhere on our campus.
Q– May I bring my nursing baby?
We are sorry, but our facilities are not set up to accommodate babies or children.
Q– What if I need to cancel?
You may cancel a registration on or before May 21 (LYFE 1) or May 28 (LYFE 2) by e-mailing firstname.lastname@example.org and selecting one of three options:
1. Receive a refund of the registration fee less a $50.00 cancellation fee.
2. Send a substitute in your place. (Please provide the substitute’s first and last name, mailing address, and phone number.)
3. Transfer your registration fee to LYFE 2015.
Please note that if you do not officially cancel on or before May 21 (LYFE 1) or May 28 (LYFE 2) and do not attend, you will forfeit the entire registration fee.
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