Location and Accommodations

Lodging

A limited number of rooms have been set aside at The Penn Stater Hotel & Conference Center (conference venue). Be sure to reference the group code when making reservations.

The Penn Stater Hotel & Conference Center, conference venue
Rate: $123 single or double occupancy
Reservation group code: PABK19A for phone or online reservations
Phone: 800-233-7505 or 814-863-5000
Fax: 814-863-5002
Location: 215 Innovation Boulevard
State College, PA 16803
View these driving directions to the hotel.

Group block will be released to the general public on Sunday, October 13.

Travel

By Air

The State College/University Park Airport (airport code: SCE) is located near the conference site. Call 814-865-5511 or visit the State College/University Park Airport website for information on flights. We recommend that you make the State College/University Park Airport your final airport destination. Please inquire with your hotel if they offer courtesy airport transportation. Taxis are often located outside of the airport baggage claim area, curbside. Participants are responsible for arranging ground transportation between the airport, hotels, and conference site. Please view this University Park Airport Taxis and Shuttles page.

By Car

Click here for driving directions to The Penn Stater Hotel and Conference Center (conference location).

The University Park campus is located within driving distance of many major cities, including Harrisburg (1.5 hrs., 90 mi.), Pittsburgh (3 hrs., 137 mi.), Philadelphia (3.5 hrs., 194 mi.), Baltimore (3.5 hrs., 155 mi.), Washington, D.C. (4 hrs., 190 mi.), New York City (5 hrs., 250 mi.), and Toronto (6.5 hrs., 304 mi.). See our Visitors and Neighbors web page for detailed visitor information, including maps.

By Bus

The following companies provide bus service between major cities to State College, Pennsylvania: GreyhoundFullington, and Megabus.

Visitor Information

Penn State’s Visitor’s Guide
Penn State Creamery
Central Pennsylvania Convention & Visitors Bureau
Bryce Jordan Center
The State Theatre
Mount Nittany Conservancy
Rothrock State Forest
Penn’s Cave
StateCollege.com
HappyValley.com