Dates: Thursday - Sunday, Memorial Day Weekend, 2023


Registration Costs: All Rooms are Single (unless otherwise requested). Registration covers room and board, retreat supplies, workshops, and texts. Also includes lunch on the day of departure.


5 pm Thursday – 1:30 pm Sunday  (4 day/3 night)

$1125: Faculty Institutionally Funded Rate*

$975: Faculty Out-of Pocket Rate*

$800: Graduate Student Rate* 


Retreat alumni receive a $50 "Welcome Back" discount!


*We're happy to share ideas about requesting financial support from your unit/department. Click here to ask us how!


There are two ways to make a reservation:

  1. ​Make a 50% non-refundable deposit. Remaining balance due one month *before* the retreat.

  2. Pay in full.


To register:

Step 1: Email us to reserve your room and register. *Please*                do this before contacting Hope Springs to pay. Thank              you!               

Step 2: If you'd like to pay with credit or debit card: Call                        937. 587. 2602 and Hope Springs Institute will                            generate an invoice/receipt for your records.

             With Check: make it out to "Hope Springs                                  Institute" put "Writing in Depth" in the memo line,                    and send to: 4988 Mineral Springs Rd. Peebles, OH                  45660

We're looking forward to seeing you!

Michelle & Nic

Writing in Depth: An Academic Writing Retreat