Lodging, parking & directions


Visitor parking is available in the Palmer Commons structure attached to the symposium venue for $10/day.

Park in the Thayer parking structure for the day for $10 cash. The Church St. structure is another good option. See a map of Central Campus parking options here.


View a map with directions to Ann Arbor from surrounding areas.


To and from airport, check out AirRide. $12 regular standard one-way fare (with reservation). $15 regular standard one-way fare (walk-on without reservation). Exact change is required, no bills larger than $20. Reduced fares available for seniors, youth and people with disabilities. 734.707.7AIR (7247)

NightRide 734.528.5432

Lodging in Ann Arbor

There are many choices for accommodation in Ann Arbor. Please check the arborweb.com and annarbor.com. Please note: several of these venues are already full.

Hotels within walking distance of the symposium:

The Inn at the Michigan League

The Bell Tower Hotel

The Graduate Ann Arbor

The Executive Residence

Residence Inn Ann Arbor Downtown

Near campus:

Fairfield Inn Ann Arbor by Marriott

Holiday Inn Ann Arbor Hotel