2018 Western Conference on Linguistics (WECOL)
WECOL 2018 is scheduled to take place Nov. 30 - Dec. 2 at the California State University,
The closest hotels to campus are:
University Square Hotel (walking distance)
4961 North Cedar Avenue, Fresno
University Inn Fresno (walking distance)
2655 East Shaw Avenue, Fresno
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Clovis-Fresno Area
650 West Shaw Avenue, Clovis
Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) or San Francisco (SFO) to Fresno (FAT), which takes an hour
or so. LAX and SFO are both about 200 miles away. You may take Amtrak from SFO or LAX (but it takes at least about 4-5 hours). To reserve and purchase train tickets, check the train schedule and price on the Amtrak website.
Most of the hotels above have a shuttle service to/from the airport; check with them
when you book the room.
Please view the list of restaurants on or near campus (within walking distance).
All presentations will be eligible for publication in the conference proceedings.
The submission deadline for inclusion in the proceedings is March 31 of the year following the conference. The upper page limit for proceedings papers
is 12 single-spaced pages; there is no minimum paper length. The style sheet for proceedings
papers is available as a Microsoft Word or PDF document, which describe and illustrate
the expected layout for the paper.
Once you have finished your paper, you should submit it through the submission portal
Western Conference on Linguistics (WECOL) Proceedings (1988-2013)
The Proceedings of the Western Conference on Linguistics are published online through
the Department of Linguistics at California State University, Fresno.
All proceedings available for download (.pdf format)
VOLUME 1 - WECOL 1988 (37.3 MB)
VOLUME 2 - WECOL 1989 (14.9 MB)
VOLUME 3 - WECOL 1990 (14.8 MB)
VOLUME 4 - WECOL 1991 (13.4 MB)
VOLUME 5 - WECOL 1992 (15.8 MB)
VOLUME 6 - WECOL 1993 (21.1 MB)
VOLUME 7 - WECOL 1994 (14.7 MB)
VOLUME 8 - WECOL 1995 (14.0 MB)
VOLUME 9 - WECOL 1996 (12.9 MB)
VOLUME 10 - WECOL 1998 (22.1 MB)
VOLUME 11 - WECOL 1999 (20.9 MB)
VOLUME 12 - WECOL 2000 (20.5 MB)
VOLUME 13 - WECOL 2001 (6.9 MB)
VOLUME 14 - WECOL 2002 (5.5 MB)
VOLUME 15 - WECOL 2003 (15.0 MB)
VOLUME 16 - WECOL 2004 (6.9 MB)
VOLUME 17 - WECOL 2006 (6.0 MB)
VOLUME 18 - WECOL 2007 (3.3 MB)
VOLUME 19 - WECOL 2008 (5.0 MB)
VOLUME 20 - WECOL 2010 (3.9 MB)
VOLUME 21 - WECOL 2011 (13.3 MB)
VOLUME 22 - WECOL 2013 (34.0 MB)