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June 1-2, 2015
University Center, University of Colorado Colorado Springs

Contact Information

Carla Myers
Director of Access Services and Scholarly Communications
719-255-3908
cmyers8@uccs.edu

Travel & Accommodations

The University of Colorado Colorado Springs is located at:

1420 Austin Bluffs Parkway
Colorado Springs, Colorado 80918

 


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Getting to Campus From the North
Take I-25 South to the Garden of the Gods-Exit 146. Turn left to go under I-25 and follow Garden of the Gods Road. Garden of the Gods Road turns into Austin Bluffs Parkway at the Nevada Avenue intersection; continue up the hill and you will see the university on your left.

 

Getting to Campus From the South
Take I-25 North to the Garden of the Gods-Exit146. Turn right, following Garden of the Gods Road east. Garden of the Gods Road turns into Austin Bluffs Parkway at the Nevada Avenue intersection; continue up the hill and you will see the university on your left.

 

Parking

Free parking is available in all University lots the day of the conference. We recommend that you park in lots 3 or 4, which are adjacent to the University Center.

If you have questions about your parking options please contact the Parking Office by email at parking@uccs.edu or by calling (719)255-3528.

 

Navigating the Campus

The conference will be held in the UCCS University Center, which is located in the central part of campus. Enter through the east doors of the building with the clock tower. The June 1 preconference session will be held in the UC Theater, room 302. The main conference session will be held in Berger Hall, which is located on the second floor of the University center.

The Information Desk is located on the ground floor of the University Center. They can provide you with directions to the conference rooms as well as information about the city of Colorado Springs.

 

Overnight Accommodations

On-Campus Accommodations

Conference participants can stay overnight in the UCCS dorms. Available accommodations include:

Single Private Room
Cost: $58.00 per person per night
This room offers a private bedroom and bathroom and is furnished with an extra long twin bed, a desk with a bookcase hutch, a desk chair and a wardrobe. It also includes:

  • A flat panel cable TV and micro-fridge are provided in the decorated, furnished living room
  • Bed and bath linens
  • An alarm clock and fan
  • Coffeemaker and tea service
  • Membership to our Recreation Center during the length of your stay


Double Occupancy Room - 2 people/suite (1person/room)
Cost: $48.00 per person per night
High quality plus affordability, the double is for you. You will share a common area, with upgraded amenities, including a flat panel cable TV and micro-fridge, a decorated and furnished living room, and a shared bathroom. Each room within a suite will have two twin beds, but will occupy one individual. Each room is furnished with extra-long twin bed, desks with a bookcase hutch, desk chairs and wardrobes. These rooms also include:

  • Bed and bath linens
  • An alarm clock and fan
  • Membership to our Recreation Center during the length of your stay

If you arrive prior to the conference date and depart the day after meal plans are available in the UCCS all-you-can-eat dining hall.

More information about UCCS dorm accommodations can be found in this document.

For reservations, please email aromero@uccs.edu with...

  • Your first & last name
  • Your room preference
  • Arrival and departure dates


Off-Campus Accommodations

There are numerous hotels located in Colorado Springs. One of the hotels closest to UCCS (2.4 miles) is:

Hyatt Place Colorado Springs/Garden of the Gods

503 West Garden of the Gods Road

Colorado Springs, Colorado 80907

Telephone: 719-265-9385

Website: http://coloradosprings.place.hyatt.com/en/hotel/home.html