Campus Accommodations

Campus Reservations and Meal Plan link here

$32 guest/per night

Units in the North, South and West Towers each have a private bedroom in a shared suite. The suites would be shared between 2 or 3 people. Please note, these traditional towers are not air conditioned. View the Sandburg Floor Plans PDF describing the rooms.

3400 N Maryland Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53201

$48 per guest/per night

The East Tower will offer airconditioned rooms, that are 4 bedroom units with a shared bath and kitchen. Each resident’s room key also opens the door into the appropriate suite hallway. View the Sandburg Floor Plans PDF describing the rooms.

$58 per night

RiverView Residence Hall will offer airconditioned suites with two single bedrooms, and a shared bathroom. RiverView is located at the intersection of Commerce Street and North Avenue –about 2 miles away from campus (40 minute walk). A pre-scheduled shuttle service (2- AM trips, and 2- PM trips) will be provided for those staying at River View at no additional cost. Within walking distance you’ll find two grocery stores, multiple restaurants and coffee shops, and independent movie theater, and locally owned stores and boutiques.


  • Breakfast included at Sandburg Cafe (Meal Plan is also available in the Sandburg Cafe)
  • Air Conditioning (East Tower & River View only)
  • Kitchen (East Tower only)
  • Cable Television
  • Wired Internet Connections
  • Closet Organizing Kits
  • Bathroom

Off-Campus Accommodations

A special conference rate is available at the hotels listed below. There will be no shuttle bus services to/from these hotels to the University. You will be responsible for your own transportation to/from the UWM campus throughout the conference. There are limited number of rooms, so please book in advance.

4700 N. Port Washington Rd
Milwaukee, WI 53212

$139 per night (rate available through July 3, 2018)


  • Pool
  • Fitness Center
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Self-parking: Free


1230 N Old World 3rd St.
Milwaukee, WI 53212

$149 per night (rate available through June 15, 2018)


  • King Room
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Self-parking: $20+tax/per car per night

Important Note: There are no hotels or motels within walking distance of the University. You will have to contact each option indiviually for rates, reservations and transportation services that they might offer guests.


The designated parking lot for this conference is the Student Union Parking Structure located at 2200 East Kenwood Blvd, Milwaukee, WI 53211. Attendees may call the Union Information Center at 414-229-4825 to pre-purchase parking codes.

Daily parking pass are $8 per day/with Saturday @$3/ Sunday @$2). Pre-purchased parking passes can be picked up at Information Center on the Ground Level of the Student Union. Hours of operation are Monday-Friday: 7am-10pm and Saturday/ Sunday: 7am-10pm.

Hourly parking is also available in surface lots near the Union (e.g., Sciences lot). However, please read the signs carefully as some spots are reserved for Faculty & Staff prior to 1 PM or require special permits.