Local Information

Campus Map

Restaurants

There are many restaurants near the conference, along N. University St between Thayer and State, on State St, on Liberty St, and adjacent streets.   Some lunch options for Friday (alphabetical within each category), all within a few blocks from the Rackham Building:

Nearby Points of Interest

  • Michigan Diag
  • Kelsey Museum of Archaeology
  • Michigan Union
  • U-M Museum of Art
  • Burton Memorial Tower
  • Kerrytown (older part of Ann Arbor with local shops and delis)
  • Downtown and Main Street (literally, the main street)

Getting to Ann Arbor

Ann Arbor is about 25 miles away from the Detroit Metro Airport (DTW), a major international airport and a Delta hub.   Ground transportation options between the airport and Ann Arbor include:

The AirRide: $15 per one-way trip | schedule .

There are two bus-stops for this service in Ann Arbor

  • Blake Transit Center (in downtown Ann Arbor) is convenient for those staying near Central Campus: map of the bus stop.
  • Kensington Court (in the Briarwood Mall area) is convenient for those staying in Hampton Inn South, Sheraton and other hotels in the area: map of the bus stop.

Shuttles and Taxi Cab Companies:

The costs are comparable and about $50 per one-way trip between Ann Arbor and DTW.

  • Ann Arbor Metro Airport Service:  +1.734.507.9220 |website
  • Amazing Blue Taxi:  +1.734.846.0007 |website
  • Arbor Taxi:  +1.734.477.9970 |website
  • Bill’s Van Service:  +1.734.834.8294 |website
  • Detroit Metro Airport Cabs: +1.800.505.3161 | website
  • Select Ride: +1.734.662.4444  |website
  • Stadium Taxi:  +1.734.695.0800 |website

Accomodations

Group rates are only available until each hotels specific cutoff date.   Rooms may be available at other rates after the cutoff date, but please book as soon as you can – hotels in Ann Arbor do sell out.


Bell Tower Inn

Walking Distance

Free breakfast

Group rates available for October 5, 6, and 7 until September 5, 2016 or when there are no additional rooms available under conference rate

Single/Double Occupancy: $177/$199

Group Name: NPW2016 Conference GROUP CODE: 300068

Book online and check the Group Code box, or call the hotel at 734-769-3010 to reserve your room


Graduate Ann Arbor (formerly Campus Inn)

Walking distance

Group rates available for October 5, 6, and 7 until September 5, 2016 or when there are no additional rooms available under conference rate

Premium: $254

Group Name: Non Parametric Workshop

Book online or call the hotel directly at 734-769-2200 to reserve your room


Hampton Inn South

Free shuttle to Campus

Free breakfast

Group rates available for October 5, 6, and 7 until September 13, 2016 or when there are no additional rooms available under conference rate

Double/King: $124

Group Name:  Non Parametric Workshop Conference

Book online or call the hotel at  734-665-5000 to reserve your room


Sheraton Ann Arbor

Free shuttle to Campus

Group rates available for October 5, 6, and 7 until September 9, 2016 or when there are no additional rooms available under conference rate

Deluxe: $169

Group Name: NPW 2016

Book online or call the hotel directly at 888-627-7098 or 800-368-7764 to reserve your room