Lodging During the Conference

Conference participants who are speakers or presenting papers/posters and have requested hotel accommodation ahead of time will be provided hotel accommodation at the Syracuse University Sheraton Hotel.

Participants are responsible to arrange their own lodging during the conference if they have not been approved to received accommodation by the conference organizers ahead of time.

Several local hotels are available for booking at www.syracuseuniversityhotels.com.

Directions and Transportation to Syracuse University

MapBy Airplane:

Hancock International Airport is only a few miles north of downtown Syracuse and car rental from all major agencies is available there. Taxi service from the airport to campus is available and costs approximately $20 one way.

By bus or train:

Amtrak train and Greyhound bus services are located at the Regional Transportation Center, just North of downtown Syracuse. Taxi service is available to the University from all mass transit locations.

By car:

When driving, Syracuse University is most easily reached from Interstate 81. New York State Thruway travelers should exit at Interstate 81 (Thruway Exit 36) and proceed south. Both northbound and southbound travelers on Interstate 81 should exit at Adams Street (Exit 18.) Continue up the Adams Street hill to the third traffic light. Cross University Avenue and turn left into the University Avenue Garage. The entrance to main campus is one block up from the University Avenue Garage.


If you are attending the conference and require parking, there are many off-street parking options around campus. Limited parking spaces have been reserved at the Irving Garage on campus for Speakers and Participants.

Campus map:

A campus map, showing the location of the Maxwell School can be found here: http://www.syr.edu/about/maps/index.html.

Please note that Maxwell Building and Eggers Hall are connected, and together form the Maxwell School. All conference events are being held in these two buildings.