Logistics
 
Workshop Location
Picture: Workshop Location
William Eckhart Research Center (ERC) at the University of Chicago
The meeting will be held in room 401 at the William Eckhart Research Center (ERC) at the University of Chicago:
Kavli Institute for Cosmological Physics,
5640 South Ellis Avenue,
Chicago, IL

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Suggested Hotel
 
Hyatt Place Chicago-South / University Medical Center
5225 South Harper Avenue
Chicago, IL 60615
Phone: (773) 752-5300 or (888) 591-1234
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Walking distance to the University of Chicago campus

Group Name: Midwest Workshop on Supernovae & Transients
Group Rate: $119 per night
Group Code: G-NOVA

Stay Dates: February 24th, 25th, and 26th – 2019
Note: Should you wish to stay outside of these dates, you will need to book them separately from the group reservation. Trying to include additional dates not listed above will result in a "Hotel Unavailable" message.

Must Book By: Thursday, January 24, 2019

Book Online: Book online here
Note: The above link does not automatically populate the conference dates, only the group code. Please enter appropriate dates affiliated with this code.

Book By Phone: 1.888.591.1234
Please refer to the Group Name and/or Group Code to receive the Group Rate.


 
Transportation
UChicago Transportation & Parking Guide

Should you decide to take a taxi from O'Hare to campus, the estimated fare is $60. It is approximately $35 from Midway to campus.

Parking: there is Visitor parking in the U. Chicago lot at 55th St. and Ellis Avenue for:
  • 0 - 2 hours $12.00
  • 2 - 3 hours $16.00
  • 3 - 4 hours $22.00
  • 4 - 24 hours $28.00