Hotel, Travel and Parking

Directions

Major conference sessions and events are held at the Michigan League on the campus of the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.

The Michigan League is located at:
911 N. University
Ann Arbor, MI 48109
Phone: (734) 764-0446
http://uunions.umich.edu/league


Driving Directions

I-94 (Ford Freeway)

From Detroit (heading West)
Take State Street Exit 177. Turn right (north). Continue on State Street approximately 2 miles to the main campus area. Take a right on North University Street, which is one block past the Michigan Union. The Michigan League is on your left at the corner of North University Street and Fletcher Street.

From Chicago (heading East)
Take State Street Exit 177. Turn left (north). Continue on State Street approximately 2 miles to the main campus area. Take a right on North University Street, which is one block past the Michigan Union. The Michigan League is on your left at the corner of North University Street and Fletcher Street.


US-23

From Ohio (heading North)
Take Washtenaw-Ann Arbor Exit 37B and turn right (west) onto Washtenaw. At the fork in the road where Stadium Blvd and Washtenaw split (approximately 2-3 miles), stay to the right on Washtenaw following the Hospital signs. Take a left at Hill Street (you will see "The Rock"). Continue down Hill Street (campus buildings will be on your right). Take a right on State Street. Go three blocks. Take a right on North University Street. The Michigan League is on your left at the corner of North University Street and Fletcher Street.

From Northern Michigan (heading South)
Take US-23 South to M-14 West. Follow the M-14 West signs closely. At the fork, stay to the left following the "Ann Arbor" signs. Take the second exit after the fork, Exit #3, called "Downtown Ann Arbor" exit which will become Main Street. Follow Main Street to Hill Street. Take a left at Hill Street. Continue down Hill Street to State Street. Take a left on State Street. Go three blocks. Take a right on North University Street. The Michigan League is on your left at the corner of North University Street and Fletcher Street.


I-696 (W.P. Ruether Freeway)

From Northwest Suburbs
Take I-696 to I-275 South to M-14 West. Follow M-14 West signs closely. At the fork, stay to the left following the "Ann Arbor" signs. Take the second (2nd) exit after the fork, Exit #3, called "Downtown Ann Arbor"; this will place you on Main Street. Follow Main Street to Hill Street. Take a left onto Hill Street. Continue on Hill Street until State Street intersects. Make a left on State Street. Go three blocks. Take a right on North University Street. The Michigan League is on your left at the corner of North University Street and Fletcher Street.


I-96 (also called the Jeffries Freeway)

From Parts of Detroit, Redford, M-14, Plymouth and Canton
Take I-96 to M-14 West. Follow M-14 West signs closely. At the fork, stay to the left following the "Ann Arbor" signs. Take the second exit after the fork, Exit #3, which is marked "Downtown Ann Arbor"; this will become Main Street. Follow Main Street to Hill Street. Turn left on Hill Street until State Street intersects. Take a left on State Street. Go three blocks. Take a right on North University Street. The Michigan League is on your left at the corner of North University Street and Fletcher Street.

From Lansing
Take I-96 to US-23 South. Drive on US-23 South to M-14 West (Downtown Ann Arbor) Exit. Take Exit and drive about a mile to Exit 3, also marked Downtown. Take exit ramp, which turns into Main. Take Main about 2 miles South to Washington. Turn left on Washington and take Washington (past State St.) until it ends. Turn right, and the Michigan League will be up one block, on your right.


Parking Information

Parking is very limited around the Michigan League and on campus during the week. Please be sure to allow sufficient time for parking when planning your schedule.

The main conference venue is the Michigan League. A map of central campus with the Michigan League and parking options highlighted can be downloaded here.

Parking is available at the U-M Palmer Commons Parking Structure, Maynard Street City Parking Structure and the Forest Street City Parking Structure.

Palmer Commons Parking Structure

The closest visitor parking to the general conference is at the Palmer Parking Structure. Parking rates are $1.10 per hour and 190 spots are available.

View a map of the Palmer Parking Structure with directions to the conference location, the Michigan League:

Additional Visitor Parking

Visitor parking can also be found in two City of Ann Arbor parking structures near Central Campus: Maynard Street Parking Structure at Maynard and Williams and Forest Street Parking Structure at Forest and Willard. Both are within a 10-15 minute walk of the Michigan League. Rates in parking structures are $0.45/half hour.

Walking directions from the Maynard Parking Structure to the Michigan League:
Exit the parking structure off of Maynard Street (east entrance/exit). Walk through Nickels Arcade, which will take you through to State Street & N. University crossroads. Follow N. University and the Michigan League will be on your left side.

Walking directions from the Forest Street Parking Structure to the Michigan League:
Exit the parking structure onto Forest Street. Walk north on Forest Street to South University. Make a Left onto South University. Make a right onto Church Street. Walk North on Church Street until it dead ends into North University. Make a left and walk west on North University and the Michigan League will be on the right.

You may wish to visit the Campus Information Centers Maps & Directions web site for maps to various areas of interest as well.


Hotel

The Michigan League is the conference location. A block of rooms have been reserved for conference attendees. The rate is $145 per night (double occupancy). It is recommended that you make your reservations early since rooms will be given on a first-come, first-served basis.

To make a reservation call (734) 764-3177 and state that you are attending the Michigan Pre-College and Youth Outreach Conference. The group code is MPYO11. Reservations can be made 7 days a week, 7:00 a.m.–7:00 p.m., Eastern Time.

Additional hotels located near the conference site include:

The Bell Tower Hotel
300 South Thayer St.
Ann Arbor, MI 48104
(734) 769-3010

Dahlmann Campus Inn
615 East Huron St.
Ann Arbor, MI 48104
(734) 769-2200


Airport Information

The closest airport to the Michigan League is the Detroit Metro Airport (DTW).