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QBL 2019 Class Fees
Regular Classes, Studio with Teacher
2 days (MT) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $290
3 days (WThF) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .$410
5 days . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $630
10 days . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $1240
Independent Studio Fees
2 days (MT) . . . . . . . . . . . $160
3 days (WThF). . . . . . . . . .$240
5 days . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $380
10 days . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $715
QBL 2020 Housing Plans & Fees

2 or 3 Days of Classes

Plan 1 (3 nights, Sun. - Tues.)
Plan 2 (4 nights, Tues. - Fri.)
Early Arrival Sat. (2 day class only)

5 Days of Classes

Plan 3 (6 nights, Sun. - Fri.)
Plan 4 (5 nights, Sun. - Thurs.)
Early Arrival Sat.

Early Arrival Tues.

10 Days of Classes (Both Sessions)

Plan 5 (13 nights, Sun. - Fri.)

Early Arrival Sat.


* Plan 7 covers both sessions and includes Saturday, July 20.


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QBL Housing & Meal Plans

To qualify for housing, you must be registered for QBL classes.

Housing is not available for spouses, family members or guests. Housing and meals are offered in a typical college setting. Each attendee is assigned to an air conditioned dorm room within a suite.

*QBL does not assign roommates. You must arrange your own roommate for double occupancy. If 1 roommate cancels, the remaining roommate may find another roommate or be charged the single rate.

If you sign up with a roommate and your rommmate cancels you may find another roommate or you will be charged a single room rate. Roommates must have the same housing plan to qualify.

All housing packages include lunch and dinner, beginning with dinner on the night you arrive. Meals are served in the college cafeteria. Breakfast is available for purchase in the cafeteria from 7:30am - 8:30am.

Suite features include a full kitchen including a stove and refrigerator, living room, shared restrooms, and are all fully furnished. Single (private bedroom) & double (shared bedroom) occupancy housing options are available.

  • Linens are provided including 1 set of sheets, 1 blanket, 1pillow, 1 bath towel and 1 washcloth.
  • A full-sized stove & refrigerator are provided.
  • All dorms are air conditioned.
  • Small appliances such as microwaves & coffee makers are not provided.
  • All rooms have overhead lighting only. No table or floor lamps are provided.
  • Fee laundry facilities are available.
  • Cleaning service is not provided.
  • All rooms are accessible and have elevator access.
  • Dorms are a short walk from the cafeteria and most classrooms.

Meal Schedule

Lunch is served Monday - Friday, 11:30am - 12:45pm
Dinner is served Sunday - Friday, 5:30pm - 6:30pm

Please note: Dinner on Sun 7/14 & 7/21 is served from 6-7pm.

Breakfast will be available for purchase in the cafeteria from 7:30am - 8:30am.

No meals are served on Saturdays.


Participants who are commuting to the conference and are not registered for a housing plan will have the opportunity to pre-register for a meal plan. Information will be mailed along with your QBL conference information packet in April 2019. Commuters will also be able to purchase lunch ala carte in the cafeteria.

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Requesting housing with friends

In order to place a housing request to room with friends you must fill out the appropriate section on the QBL 2019 registration form. When submitting your housing request please make sure that the person or persons you are requesting are also requesting you. Housing requests will be processed on a first come/ first serve basis, and will be accommodated based on availability. Early registration is recommended.

Housing Information:

  • All housing at Onondaga Community College is suite style.
  • All suites accommodate 4-5 people.
  • Single room: private, individual room within a suite.
  • Double room: shared bedroom with furnishings for two within a suite.
  • Suite: Group of 3-4 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, living area and kitchenette for 4-5 people.

Suite options:

# 1. 4 single rooms (4 people total)

# 2. 3 single rooms & 1double room (5 people total)

# 3. 2 single rooms & 1double room (4 people total)

Please note: If your roommate &/or suitemate housing request includes enough participants to fill an entire suite, please understand that in order to process the request we must have registrations from the entire group. If your housing request does not fill all available rooms within your suite, the remaining suitemates will be assigned by QBL.

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Important Registration Dates
September 15, 2019

Early Registration opens for 2020 (lottery system is drawn).

January 15, 2020

Scholarship applications due

February 15, 2020

Scholarship recipients notified



March 1, 2020 Special accommodation requests due.
May 1, 2020
Final payment due.
Mini Mall registration due.
Special accommodation requests due.
May 10, 2020

Quilt Show entries due.

May 15, 2020
Last day to cancel without penalty.
No refunds after 5/15/2020.
Last day to change classes.
How to Register

1. Choose your first choice class(es) as well as a second choice in the event that your first choice is full. Please do this for each session you will be attending.

2. Choose a housing plan that best fits your needs.

3. Participants can either register online or by mailing in a completed & signed registration form. Early registrations due by September 15, 2019. A $200 deposit is required for each session at the time of registration. The $200 per-session deposit is non-refundable, and reserves your space at QBL..

To register online click on the link below or download the PDF form below, print, fill out and send to: QBL Registrar Schweinfurth Memorial Art Center, 205 Genesee Street, Auburn, NY 13021

Please note: If your first choice class is full and you wish to be put on the waitlist of that class and do not have a second choice class you will not be charged the $200 non-refundable deposit until a space in your chosen waitlisted class becomes available. If a space in your chosen waitlisted class becomes available and you decide to enroll at that time the non-refundable deposit or payment in full (after May 1st) is required to reserve the space.


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Questions? Call 315-255-1553 Click Here To Register


QBL Registration Policies


Enrollment Policy
Registrations for 2020 will be processed beginning September 15, 2019. Registrations received by that date are processed in a random lottery draw. Applications received after September 15, 2019, are processed in order they are received. Registrations received after May 1, 2020 must be paid in full. You will be notified if your 1st choice class is full. Confirmation notices will be sent beginning November 15, 2019.

Tuition includes class(es), lectures, receptions, and admission to the quilt show and merchant mall. Class supply fees are not included.

Registration Changes
A $25 charge is applied for any changes to class or housing registration after May 1, 2020.

Deposit & Processing Fee
A $200 non-refundable deposit is required for each session at the time of registration. This fee includes a $25 processing fee per session to reserve your space at QBL. The remaining $175 will be put towards tuition fees. If the class you want is full, and you do not have a 2nd or 3rd choice, your deposit is returned and your name is put on a wait list.

Final Payment
Final payment is due May 1, 2020. A $25 late fee is added to all payments received after that date.

Cancellation Policy
All cancellations must be submitted in writing to the Program Coordinator. No refunds will be issued after May 1, 2020, for any reason. Participants are encouraged to obtain Cancellation and Travel Insurance, usually purchased through your travel agent. In the event QBL is required to cancel the conference due to circumstances beyond our control, participants will receive refunds pro-rated based on the number of days of housing, meals and classes they received.

QBL is not responsible for travel refunds. If you have a double room and your roommate cancels, you will be charged for a single room unless you find a replacement with the same housing plan. All roommate, suite mate, and housing requests must be submitted in writing at the time of registration.

By submitting this registration form you are acknowledging that you have read and accept all the conditions outlined in the Registration Policies.


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General Courtesy Guidelines

No Smoking and Personal Fragrances
There is a NO SMOKING policy in effect for all campus buildings and public
areas. Also, many QBL participants are allergic to colognes, perfumes, and scented soaps. Please leave your fragrances at home and pack extra fabric instead!

Cell phones
All cell phones must be turned off in class and lectures.

Personal listening devices must have ear phones.


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