Location and Venue

University of Michigan—Ann Arbor, Michigan
School for Environment and Sustainability (Samuel Trask Dana Building)
Mason Hall
Modern Languages Building (MLB)

Click HERE for Campus Map

Michigan weather and SDC DressThe weather in Ann Arbor in November can be beautiful, but chilly, with an average low of 33 °F (.6°C) and an average high of 48°F (8.8°C).  Dress for the weather- layers and ready for rain! The conference will also be held across several buildings on central campus. Therefore, feel free to wear casual attire and comfortable shoes.


 

Travel and Accommodations

Click HERE for the complete SDC Travel and Accommodation Guide (This will be updated with exact chartered bus pick up times before November 1).

Nearest Airport: Detroit Metro Airport (DTW)


Hotels within walking distance to conference events:


Residence Inn – Downtown

Address: 120 West Huron Street
Phone: (888) 519-6570
Directions to Campus: 20 minute walk (chartered bus provided to dinner, but not back to hotel)
Cost Per Night: $219
Booking Information: CLICK HERE (for booking Nov 9-11/12/13. Limited availability on November 8). You can also call (888) 519-6570 and request group rate for the Sustainability and Development Conference, and to check availability for the 8th.


Preferred hotels including conference charter bus service. 

UPDATE 10/17/2018: We are still trying to secure chartered bus services for the hotels below the Holiday Inn Express and  Kensington. If successful, pick-up/ Ddop-off will be in a single, centralized location near the hotels. 


Holiday Inn Express [FULLY BOOKED]

Address: 600 Briarwood Circle
Phone: (734) 761-2929
Directions to Campus: Bus Route 6, 62 or 10-15 minute Uber ride
Cost Per Night: $89

Booking Information: CLICK HERE or Call (734) 761-2929 and request group rate for the ‘U of M SEAS” block (for the Sustainability and Development Conference).  Rooms via this block and at this rate are only available until October 16.

When booking using the link above, please note that the group code box is already filled in. Proceed by selecting the block dates (11/8-11/12/18) for your reservation. Once you enter the dates and click search, your contract group rates and room types will show up.


Kensington Hotel

Address: 3500 South State Street
Phone: (734) 725-2621
Directions to Campus: Bus Route 6, 62 or 10-15 minute Uber ride
Cost Per Night: $109

Booking Information: CLICK HERE or Call (734) 725-2621 and request group rate for the ‘U of M SEAS” block (for the Sustainability and Development Conference). Rooms via this block and at this rate are only available until October 16. After October 16, please book through the hotel website (hyperlinked in hotel name) or call.

When booking using the link above, please select the dates you want to stay and then click on “check availability”. You can select the room type and proceed from there.


University Inn [FULLY BOOKED]

Address: 2424 East Stadium Boulevard
Phone: (734) 971-8000
Directions to Campus: Bus Route 4 or 10 minute Uber ride
Cost Per Night: $69
Booking Information: Call (734) 971-8000 and request group rate for the Sustainability and Development Conference


Holiday Inn

Address: 3115 Boardwalk Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48108
Phone: (734) 213-1900
Directions to Campus: Bus Route 6, 62 or 10-15 minute Uber ride
Cost Per Night: $134
Booking Information: CLICK HERE


Sonesta ES Suites

Address: 3800 Victors Way Ann Arbor, MI 48108
Phone: (734) 996-5666
Directions to Campus: Bus Route 6, 62 or 10-15 minute Uber ride
Cost Per Night: $134 (with promotional code “UMG”)
Booking Information: CLICK HERE
or call.


Red Roof Inn 

Address: 3505 South State Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48108
Phone: (734) 665-3500
Directions to Campus: Bus Route 6, 62 or 10-15 minute Uber ride
Cost Per Night: ~75
Booking Information: CLICK HERE or call (734) 665-3500


Sheraton Inn

Address: 3200 Boardwalk Dr, Ann Arbor, MI 48108
Phone: (734) 996-0600
Directions to Campus: Bus Route 6, 62 or 10-15 minute Uber ride
Cost Per Night: ~116 and up
Booking Information:  CLICK HERE or call (734) 996-0600


Fairfield Inn (Marriott [FULLY BOOKED]

Address: 3285 Boardwalk Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48108
Phone: (734) 995-5200

Cost Per Night: $111
Booking Information: (734) 995-5200 Call for availability


Ann Arbor AirbnB

Booking Information: CLICK HERE

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