Lodging

 

On-campus lodging is available for conference attendees at Hotel UMass and the North Apartments. Hotel UMass is located right in the Campus Center where the conference will be held and rooms are available for $130/night plus taxes and fees. The North Apartments are on-campus apartment-style residence halls located a short 5-10 minute walk from the conference venue, available for $50/night. Want to learn more or make a reservation? Please click the appropriate option below. 

On-Campus Lodging at Hotel UMass   

Discounted rooms are available for conference attendees at Hotel UMass, located conveniently in the Campus Center where the conference will be held. Rooms are available for the discounted rate of $130.00 per room, per night (plus applicable taxes and fees) for the nights of June 16 - June 19. Guests should contact the hotel directly by May 19 and reference group code IBC15C. Please click here to make your reservation online. If you wish to stay outside of the block dates of June 16 - June 19 call the hotel directly at 877-822-2110 to make your reservation.

On-Campus Lodging at North Apartments   

Staying on campus is the most convenient and economical way to be close to all of the conference activities. The North Residential Area consists of suite-like, air-conditioned apartments. Each apartment has four single bedrooms, two full bathrooms, a living room and a kitchen. Each bedroom has a desk, chair, dresser and twin sized bed and the kitchen has a microwave, full sized refrigerator/freezer and stove-top oven. Guests should plan to bring their own dishware, silverware, cookware and toiletries. A linen pack consisting of two flat sheets, a pillow, a pillowcase, a blanket and two towels will be provided to each guest. Coin-operated laundry is located in each building and free parking is conveniently located next to the North complex. More information on the North Residential Area can be found here, and click here to take a virtual tour. Still have questions? Contact the Registration office at 413-577-8102 or registration@umass.edu.

Attendees who select to stay in North can request specific suitemates using the box below. If you do not have any suitemate requests, we will place you with other conference attendees in a gender specific suite. Additional information will be sent to all guests closer to June.

Off-Campus Lodging   
The Amherst area is full of many hotels, motels and bed & breakfasts. A variety of large chains are located a 5 - 10 minute drive from the UMass Campus in neighboring Hadley, including The Holiday Inn, Comfort Inn, EconoLodge, Howard Johnson, and Courtyard Marriott (all located on Route 9/Russell Street). Interested in staying at a local Bed and Breakfast? Click here for more information on what the Pioneer Valley has to offer, courtesy of the Five College Area Bed and Breakfast Association.