Travel & Accommodations


Air Travel

Detroit International Airport (DTW) is the airport nearest Ann Arbor. Travel time from DTW to Ann Arbor is approximately 25 minutes.

Airport Transportation

There are multiple taxi, limo and shuttle services to take you to and from the airport. The companies listed below have one-way fares ranging from $55-$65 non-inclusive of gratuity.

Ann Arbor Airport Shuttle Express: 734-394-1665
Blue Cab Company: 734-547-2222
Metro Car: 800-456-1701
Royal Limousine, 866-697-6925
Yellow Cab/Select Ride: 734-663-3355
(Yellow Cab also offers a shared shuttle for half the price. Please allow a half-hour window of when it will arrive for pick up.)

Parking and Driving Directions

Driving directions to the Rackham Building

Accommodations Information

Guest rooms have been reserved at the following hotels.
Please note the reservation deadlines for each hotel. Reservations made after these date are subject to availability.

The Courtyard by Marriott Ann Arbor
3205 Boardwalk Dr.
Ann Arbor, MI 48108
888-685-7632

Rate is $119 per night. For reservations, please contact the hotel directly at 734-995-5900 ext 6154 and ask for Amber Leja.

You may also make a reservation online

Reservation requests made after 4/14/2012 are subject to availability.

Holiday Inn North
3600 Plymouth Road
Ann Arbor, MI 48105

Rate is $99 per night. For reservations, please contact the hotel directly at 800-800-5560 and reference the group code EXC.

Reservation requests made after 5/1/2012 are subject to availability.

The Holiday Inn North provides complimentary shuttle service to campus.

Bell Tower
300 South Thayer Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48104

Single rate is $158 per night. Double rate is $180 per night.

For reservations, please call 800-562-3559 and reference group #6471.

Reservation requests made after 4/14/2012 are subject to availability.

Campus Housing - Couzens Hall
1300 East Ann Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2050
Couzens Hall is the University of Michigan's most newly renovated residence hall on campus.

Rooms are supplied with pillow, blanket, sheets, bath towel, hand towel and wash cloth. Please note, the bath towels are quite modest in size!

Single rate is $68 per night and double is $84 per night.

Online reservations are now available.

For a complete list of hotels in the area please visit