There are several hotels nearby Carlow University. If you are traveling from out of town and plan to stay the night, please make a reservation at one of the nearby hotels.

The hotel closest to the event is Residence Inn Pittsburgh Oakland/University Place

There is no special hotel or hotel rate for the event.




Carlow University, 3333 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213

All sessions will take place at Carlow University.


  • Visitor parking will be at the Hampton Inn Pittsburgh University/Medical Center – 3315 Hamlet St, Pittsburgh, PA 15213.
  • Campus Map
    The Hampton Inn is in the lower left corner and the University Commons is in the middle of campus. There is a shuttle from the parking lot but to walk is not that far. There is a cut through to Craft Avenue and then cross Forbes Avenue up to Fifth Avenue. Cross Fifth Avenue at the light and turn right to the main part of Campus. You can walk up the driveway to the University Commons (second building on the right) and enter in the second entrance. That is the 2nd floor and there is a café right there. Proceed to the elevator on the right and go up to the Fifth floor where the conference will be taking place. If taking the shuttle they can drop off on the driveway 2nd floor entrance of University Commons (same as above) or continue up the driveway to the Circle on the Green and drop off there. The Green entrance to University Commons is to the right and has glass doors where you can enter and be right there on the fifth floor for registration.
  • Parking rate is $6.00 for the day.

    Pittsburgh International Airport

    Visitors can fly into Pittsburgh International International Airport (PIT) located in Pittsburgh, PA (approximately 20 miles west of Carlow University).

    Ground Transportation

    • Most visitors rent a car or use Uber, Lyft, or taxi.

    Other Options to Get Here

    There is a lot to do in and around Pittsburgh. Carlow is just 10 minutes from downtown Pittsburgh. The metropolitan center of Western Pennsylvania and one of the country’s largest corporate headquarters, Pittsburgh is rich in educational, medical, entertainment, cultural, and business activities.
    Here are a few ideas and links to get you started. Make a few days of it!


    More options a little bit further from campus


    A short drive beyond the city limits are lush mountain areas carved by rivers and streams, offering exhilarating opportunities for skiing, white-water rafting, boating, camping, backpacking, and hiking.


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