Planning Your Trip
Things to Know for Planning Your Trip
Business or Smart Casual
Recommended Items to Bring
- Laptop for workshops (if possible)
- Layered clothing (conference rooms can be heavily air conditioned)
- Ideas, enthusiasm, innovations, dreams!
Directions and Travel
Champaign is about 140 miles south of Chicago, 120 miles west of Indianapolis, and 180 miles northeast of St. Loius. From Chicago, air, train, shuttle and automobile are all options.
Please see these websites for more information:
Restaurants and Sites:
I Hotel, Champaign
To book Your reservation, please call the hotel directly at 217-819-5000.
Hilton Garden Inn (about .8 miles from the I Hotel where sessions will be held)
Individuals may call the hotel direct at 217-352-9970 or the toll free reservations number 877-STAYHGI. You can also their website.
Weston Hall* (Dormitory about .7 miles from the I-Hotel at 204 E. Peabody Drive, Champaign, IL 61820)
Individuals may contact University Housing to book a reservation in Weston Hall any time from June 10 to June 19. This is a hostel-style dormitory with a bathroom down the hall from rooms. Each room comes with bedding and towels; bring your own pillow and toiletries. Check-in is at Nugent Hall and meals can be purchased at the dining hall in (the Student Dining and Residential Programs building (SDRP) next door to Weston. Only debit or credit card is accepted at the dining hall
Meal rates: Breakfast – $8.94; Lunch – $11.39; Dinner – $14.93
Click here to reserve a room
Click here for more information about Weston Hall
Call (217) 333-1766 or e-mail email@example.com for more information.
Map of Nugent and Weston Halls