University of Georgia
June 25-29, 2017 (concluding at 11:30 a.m.)
2017 Registration will be live in mid-January.
- Lodging Information
- Transportation to Athens
- Schedule of Activities
- Class Handouts (Accessible through the Attendee Service Center two weeks prior to site and one month post site)
- Update Registration Information (Through Attendee Service Center)
- Change Electives (Through Attendee Service Center)
- Request Transcript (or 202-463-5570)
- Local Information about Athens
Where to Stay:
UGA Hotel and Conference Center at the Georgia Center (Host Hotel)
The UGA Hotel, located on the beautiful, historic campus of the University of Georgia in Athens, Georgia, provides educational conferences, courses, and programs for lifelong learners. A total living and learning environment, the UGA Hotel includes a 200-room hotel, restaurants, banquet areas, conference rooms, auditoriums, a fitness center, and a computer lab—all under one roof. Hotel guests will receive complimentary parking during their stay. As a unit of UGA’s Office of the Vice President for Public Service and Outreach, the Center brings the University’s teaching, research, and service expertise to the people of Georgia and beyond!
$109.00-$149.00 depending on room type (excluding suites)
Hotel rates are subject to applicable state taxes in effect at time of check-in (currently 7%).
For Reservations: To book a room, please call 706-542-2134 or 800-884-1381 and reference hotel block code 81994. You can also reserve online by clicking here.
Cut-off Date: May 25, 2017
Check-in: 4:00 p.m.
Check-out: 12 noon
Getting to Athens:
Athens is accessible via the Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. The University of Georgia is approximately one and a half hours northeast of the airport.
By Shuttle Service
Groome Transportation provides shuttle service from Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport directly to the UGA Hotel. Call 706-410-2363 to reserve a space on a shuttle.
Atlanta, Georgia: 75 miles
Columbia, South Carolina: 165 miles
Tallahassee, Florida: 287 miles
Montgomery, Alabama: 230 miles
Nashville, Tennessee: 305 miles
Local Information about Athens:
- Athens Convention & Visitors Bureau
- Athens Area Chamber of Commerce
- Athens Map
- Transportation and UGA Parking Tip Sheet
- University of Georgia
Please note: Participants must attend all classes to receive full credit toward their IOM. Please be sure that your flight arrangements provide adequate time for you to complete classes through Thursday at 4:00 p.m., as well as accommodate travel to the airport.