Travel & Lodging

Come for the Conference, Stay for the Weekend!

Experience Burlington while staying at one of the following official conference hotels:

Sheraton Burlington 
870 Williston Rd
Distance from Conference: 0.9 mi.
Conference Rate:  USD $ 163.90/night (tax + fees included)

Sheraton room example
Conference rate EXPIRED (Apr 13).  To book a room at regular price: http://www.sheratonburlington.com/

Hotel Vermont
41 Cherry St
(Distance from Conference: 1.3 mi.
Taxi Services GreenCabVT: 802-864-2424 • Dunwright Taxi: 802-557-2461 Conference Rate: USD $179.00-$229.00/night (+tax/fees)

Hotel VT room example

Conference rate EXPIRED (Apr 11).  To book a room at regular price: http://reservations.hotelvt.com/

Courtyard Burlington Harbor
25 Cherry St
Distance from Conference: 1.4 mi.
Conference Rate: USD $229.00-$249.00/night (+tax/fees)

Harbor room example

To book, call Nancy Dabagian, Sales Manager: 802.651.5010
Conference rate EXPIRED (March 28).

Directions to the Dudley H. Davis Center at the University of Vermont

By Car 

Want to save money on travel to the conference? Try Rideshare this year!

From I-89: Take Exit 14 W into Burlington. Head west on Williston Road (US-2). After the second light in the jug handle, "exit" by veering right onto Beaumont Avenue (as you exit the wind turbine will be on your right and the UVM hedge will be on your left). Come up Beaumont Ave. and turn left into a parking lot (the Jeffords lot). You'll see the Davis Center to the west. (See it on a Map)

From Route 7 North: Follow Shelburne Road/Route 7 into Burlington. At rotary, bear right onto South Willard Street/Route 7. Travel less than one mile to the intersection with Main Street (US-2); turn right onto Main Street. Head uphill past the University Green until you reach Spear Street on your right; turn right onto Spear Street. Take an immediate left around the jughandle and take a left at the light onto Williston Rd. (US-2). After the second light in the jug handle, "exit" by veering right onto Beaumont Avenue (as you exit the wind turbine will be on your right and the UVM hedge will be on your left). Come up Beaumont Ave. and turn left into a parking lot (the Jeffords lot). You'll see the Davis Center to the west. (See it on a Map)

Parking 

If you wish to receive a parking pass in advance, click here: https://2017acrlnecparking.eventbrite.com

A shuttle will be running between the Sheraton and The Davis Center at the beginning and end of the day.

A free campus shuttle runs about every 15-20 minutes from various locations on campus, including the Patrick Gym, which is next to Gutterson Garage.

You may park in several spots for events at the Davis Center (UVM's parking map (PDF) can guide you visually):

If you follow the above driving directions, you will end up in a large parking lot known as the Jeffords lot. (See a map for directions)

Instructions for use of the pay station in the Jeffords Lot are as follows:

  • SELECT SPACE NUMBER

  • SELECT THE AMOUNT OF TIME YOU WISH TO PARK

  • YOU WILL SEE "INSERT MONEY CASH OR COIN"

  • YOU WILL SEE "AUTHORIZING" WAIT

  • TAKE RECEIPT

If you continue toward the Davis Center (visible across the lot), there are metered parking spots on the oval drive directly in front of the Davis Center entrance.

Other designated visitor parking areas:

  • The Waterman visitor's lot is a short walk from the DC. This is a paid lot, but free after 6 p.m. and on weekends and holidays.

  • Designated daytime visitor areas include a Pay-and-Display station at the College St. Visitor Lot located near the intersection of College and South Prospect Streets. Pay-by-Space station; adjacent to PFG Complex and Gutterson Fieldhouse, and the Jeffords Building.

  • Short-term parking passes: Visitors may also purchase parking passes. Parking rates are $1.00 per hour or $8.00 per day. Visitor day passes may be purchased Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Transportation and Parking Services office (38 Fletcher Place). You may pay in cash or by check; credit cards are not accepted.

Note: If you are a visitor to campus with any concerns or questions about the above parking options, UVM's Transportation and Parking Services can be reached at (802) 656-8686.

By Air 

The University of Vermont is 3.5 miles from the Burlington International Airport.

By Bus

The University of Vermont is reachable via Vermont Transit Bus lines, Megabus, Peter Pan, and Greyhound.

By Train 

Amtrak (to Essex Junction, Vermont, 15 minutes from UVM).

Taxi Services

Taxi service in Burlington include GreenCabVT (Phone: 802-864-2424) and Dunwright Taxi (Phone: 802-557-2461). Burlington is also served by Lyft and Uber