The conference will take place at the Adele H. Stamp Student Union at the University of Maryland, College Park (3972 Campus Dr, College Park, MD 20742). College Park is a small city that is home to historic walking tours and miles of interconnected hiker-biker trails connected to Washington, D.C. Easily accessible by metro, bus, or other public transportation, Washington, D.C. can be reached within 30 minutes.
The metro is available from both airports. From Dulles, take the Silver line downtown to Gallery Place and transfer to the Yellow or Green line to College Park. From DCA, take the Yellow line to College Park. The fare during peak hours (5:00am – 9:30am & 3:00pm – 7:00pm) is a maximum of $6 and the fare during off peak hours (9:30am – 3:00pm & 7:00pm – 11:30pm) is a maximum of $3.85.
Planning Your Visit
The University of Maryland is located in College Park, MD, which lies within Prince George’s County. Within the county confines lie many fine restaurants, retail shopping areas, the university, the College Park Airport (the world’s oldest continuously operating airport), the National Archives II (the world’s largest archival facility), NASA (Goddard Space Flight Center), and the National Wildlife Visitor Center. For more information on all that College Park has to offer, see here.
This page contains a variety of links for College Park hotels, activities, and restaurants.