Venue and Hotel Information

Yeh CenterYeh Center

Address:
205 N. Mathews Ave
Urbana, IL 61801

Phone:
(217) 244-0857




Locate UsAll conference sessions will be held at the Newmark Civil Engineering Laboratory (NCEL) in the M. T. Geoffrey Yeh Student Center within the Civil and Environmental Engineering Department at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.  The Newmark Civil Engineering Lab is located on the north edge of campus.

Click here for a Campus Map.

The hotels blocked for this event are the Hampton Inn, the Illini Union Hotel, the Towne Place Suite, and the Hyatt Place. The Hampton Inn is located just one block from the Yeh Center and campus and is also within walking distance of several restaurants. The Illini Union Hotel, is located three blocks from the Yeh Center and in the heart of campus, is also conveniently located within walking distance of several shops and restaurants. The Towne Place Suite, is located five blocks from the Yeh Center and in the heart of campus, is also conveniently located within walking distance of several shops and restaurants. The Hyatt Place, is located 1.5 miles from the Yeh Center and in the heart of downtown Champaign, is also conveniently located within walking distance of several shops and restaurants.

Hotel Accommodations

Hampton Inn - 1 block from conference site

Address: 1200 West University Ave, Urbana, IL 61801 
Website: http://www.hampton.com 
Phone: 1.217.337.1100 
Facsimile: 1.217.337.1143 
Conference Room Rate: $129/night 
Please directly book your hotel stay online or by phone
Conference Room Block Name: Crosstie Symposium
Conference Room Block Dates: 13 - 17 June 2016
Click here for map and driving directions. 
Hampton Inn Exterior   Hampton Inn Lobby   Hampton Inn Room

Illini Union - 3 blocks from conference site

Address: 1401 West Green Street, Urbana, IL 61801 
Website: http://union.illinois.edu/hotel/about.aspx 
Phone: 1.217.333.1241 
Conference Room Rates: Double $104/night, Queen $109/night, King $109/night 
Please book your hotel stay directly athttp://www.union.illinois.edu/Hotel/about.aspx or by phone: 217.333.1241, ask for the “CROSS2” block of rooms.
Conference Room Block Name: "Crosstie and Fastening System Symposium"
Conference Room Block Dates: 13 -17 June 2016 (25 rooms)
Click here for driving directions. Click here for University of Illinois map. The hotel block will be released on May 16th, 2016. 

Illini Union Hotel Exterior Illini Union Hotel LobbyGathering at Illini Union Hotel

Towne Place Suites - 5 blocks from conference site

Address: 524 E Green Street, Champaign, IL 61820 
Website: http://www.marriott.com/Champaign
Phone: 1.217.344.1600
Facsimile: 1.217.344.1601 
Conference Room Rate: Double $129/night, King $129/night 
Please directly book your hotel stay online or by phone
Conference Room Block Name: CRS
Conference Room Block Dates: 13 - 17 June 2016
The hotel block will be released on May 14th, 2016. 

Hyatt Place - 1.5 miles from conference site

Address: 217 N Neil Street, Champaign, IL 61820 
Website: http://champaign.place.hyatt.com/en/hotel/home.html
Phone: 1.217.531.2800
Conference Room Rate: Double/Queen $129/night, King $129/night 
Please directly book your hotel stay by phone
Conference Room Block Name: Symposium Block
Conference Room Block Dates: 13 - 17 June 2016

International Crosstie and Fastening System Symposium
Contact us at crosstie-conf@illinois.edu.
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