The 22nd Annual McNair/EIP/GO-MAP Research Conference
May 15 – 17, 2014
UW Seattle Campus
We have two hotels with blocks reserved for conference participants. To get the discounted conference rates, please call or e-mail the hotel of your choice by Tuesday, April 15, 2014 and mention you would like a room under the "McNair Program 2014." The two hotels are:
4140 Roosevelt Way NE
Seattle, WA 98105
Single/Double occupancy: $119 + tax
4242 Roosevelt Way NE
Seattle, WA 98105
Single/Double occupancy: $139 + tax
Hotel reservations will be billed directly to the visitor making the arrangements. Reservation blocks are for Thursday and Friday nights. These are non-smoking rooms and any additional charges are the responsibility of the conference visitor. Check-in starts at 3 pm Thursday, May 15 and check-out time is 12 pm Saturday, May 17. Early check-in can be granted, depending on the hotel's availability.
At both hotels… Rates do not include applicable tax. Rates do include include a hotel shuttle, available by appointment, to visit attractions in downtown Seattle (e.g., Pike's Market, Space Needle). Although the hotels are four blocks from UW campus, a shuttle to and from campus is also available upon request. Internet and overnight guest parking are also included in the room rates (note: parking is limited and not guaranteed).
At the University Inn… Rates include a free, light continental breakfast.
At the Watertown… Rooms include a fridge, microwave, and free popcorn. A cafe and coffee shop is on the premises, with breakfast and lunch available for purchase at a 15% discount for guests of the Watertown and the University Inn. The Watertown also has bikes (plus helmets and locks) that can be checked out for free by guests of both hotels.
Apart from the hotel shuttles mentioned above, there is no arranged transportation to and from the University of Washington. However, there are plenty of ways to travel to and from the airport:
King County Metro Transit:
Seattle has an excellent bus system and trip planner.
Enter Seatac Airport to University of Washington into the query.
Sound Transit Link Light Rail:
Take the light rail to downtown and transfer at the bus terminal.
SeaTac Airport offers a variety of alternative transportation resources.