Travel and Conference is responsible for assisting schools and offices in processing conference attendance and travel requests in accordance with District policies and procedures. Click here for a copy of the School Employee Conference Attendance Approval Process.

    Click here to download the newly updated Fillable 10.12.1 CONFERENCE ATTENDANCE and TRAVEL EXPENSE CLAIM FORM



    Important! After downloading you must save a copy of the 10.12.1 with a new file name to your computer before attempting to complete the form. Click here for Instructions for completing the new fillable 10.12.1

    TRAVEL APPROVAL FORM - Updated 12-11-18.  Use for ALL Out of State Travel Requests.  Beginning for the new 18-19 School Year, all Out-of-state travel requests must be submitted for approval to Pedro Salcido, Senior Executive Director of Finance and Policy.

    Please note that while the travel and off-campus meetings freeze has been lifted, staff should plan to reschedule all off-campus meetings and/or travel for non-instructional times or on weekends.   


    Click here for a helpful "Travel Checklist".

    NEW! Timekeepers you can now access the Approved Travel Request Notifications. Click on the links below for step by step instructions. 
    For assistance contact the Travel Desk Representative for your area listed below or email the Travel Desk at procurement.traveldesk@lausd.net
    Please note as of July 1st 2017, the P-Card Unit and Travel Desk have merged. See below for employee assignments:
    Nohemi Flores-Escobar - LD Northeast
    Travel Desk and Credit Cards
    Email: nohemi.flores@lausd.net
    Phone: (562) 654-9318
    Denise Morehand - LD Northwest
    Travel Desk and Credit Cards
    Email: denise.morehand@lausd.net
    Phone: (562) 654-9061
    Kitty Phan - LD East 
    Travel Desk and Credit Cards
    Email: kitty.phan@lausd.net
    Phone: (562) 654-9062
    Dee Washington - LD West 
    Travel Desk and Credit Cards
    Email: dretha.washington@lausd.net
    Phone: (562) 654-9060
    Celia N. Lopez - LD Central 
    Travel Desk and Credit Cards
    Email: celia.lopez@lausd.net
    Phone: (562) 654-9393
    Martha Viramontes - LD South and Central Offices  
    Travel Desk and Credit Cards
    Email: martha.viramontes@lausd.net
    Phone: (562) 654-9428
    Helpful Information: Travel and Conference Standard Rates 



    Full Day Per Diem

    $49 per day

    Half Day Per Diem

    $24.50 per day


    $0.58 per mile


    $358.46 per day


     Please note:   The mileage and substitute rate changes yearly.  Please check this page periodically for updates.