Logistics

Parking

Visitor parking on campus is available on a first-come, first-served basis. We recommend the following parking structures:

Campus visitor parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis. The maximum daily rate is $15. We recommend the following:

  • Helen C. White Hall (lot 6)
  • Grainger Hall (lot 7)
  • Lake & Johnson (lot 46)

Current campus parking availability.

City of Madison parking is also available on a first-come, first-served basis. The rate is $1.50/hour. We recommend the following:

  • State Street Campus Garage (entrance at 415 N. Lake Street)

Current City of Madison parking availability.

Campus visitor parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis. The maximum daily rate is $15. We recommend the following:

  • Union South Garage (lot 80)
  • Engineering Drive Ramp (lot 17)
  • University Avenue Ramp ramp (lot 20)

City of Madison parking is also available on a first-come, first-served basis. Current City of Madison parking availability.

For real time availability for UW-Campus Parking, please visit: Lot Availability

Travel

The Dane County Regional Airport (MSN) is 20 minutes from campus and the hotel.

If you are flying into Chicago, the Van Galder Bus Company provides round trip bus service from the Chicago airports (ORD, MDW) to Madison. For more information, see vangalderbus.com or call 1-800-747-0994.

Madison is easy to navigate with Uber or local taxi companies such as:

  • Union Cab (608) 242-2000
  • Badger Cab (608) 256-5566
  • Green Cab (608) 255-1234
 

Lodging

A block of rooms within walking distance of the workshop site is available with a special nightly rate for workshop participants. Information on how to reserve your hotel room is sent out when you officially register for the workshop and pay your registration fee.

 

Other Nearby Hotel Options

Hampton Inn & Suites Madison/Downtown (440 W. Johnson Street, Madison, WI 53703) Phone: 608-255-0360

Hyatt Place Madison/Downtown (333 W. Washington Ave. Madison, WI 53703) Phone: 608-257-2700

The Graduate Hotel (601 Langdon St, Madison, WI 53703) Phone: (608) 257-4391

The Lowell Center (610 Langdon St, Madison, WI 53703) Phone: (608) 256-2621

 

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