Transitions to Success in STEM Fields at Hispanic-Serving Institutions: A National Conference

Hotel & Travel

On Campus Accommodations

Hilton University of Houston

The Hilton University of Houston has 30 rooms blocked for conference attendees at a rate of $159 per night if reserved by January 15, 2018. The street address is 4450 University Drive, Houston, TX 77204.

Off Campus Accommodations

These hotels are within a 5-10 mile radius of the University of Houston.

Parking on Campus

If you are staying on campus, parking can be purchased through the Hilton for their garage.

If you need daily parking, you may park in visitor parking at the Welcome Center Garage (third and fourth levels). Hourly rates are charged in the garage. The day rate is $12. Passes for surface lots may be purchased at the Information booth as you enter campus on University Drive.

UH Campus Map

Travel by Air

You can fly into either George Bush Intercontinental (IAH) or Hobby Airport (HOU). From there, you can either rent a car, take a taxi or Lyft/Uber.

Information about ground transportation is below (or visit www.fly2houston.com, select your airport and then go to arriving passenger information and then ground transportation):

  • Yellow Cab
    713-236-1111
    $67 from IAH, $25 from Hobby
  • Houston Town Car and Limo
    281-630-1137
    $76 from IAH, $68 from Hobby

Travel by Car

From the North (George Bush Intercontinental Airport)

  1. Take I-45 headed south.
  2. Exit State Route 5S (44B) and merge onto TX-5 SPUR 5.
  3. Turn right onto University Drive into the University of Houston campus (Entrance 1). The Hilton will be on your left. Park in the underground garage.

From the South

  1. Take I-45 headed north.
  2. Exit Elgin-Lockwood Cullen (44A).
  3. Go under the overpass, turn left at stoplight onto TX-5 Spur 5.
  4. Turn right onto University Drive into the University of Houston campus (Entrance 1). The Hilton will be on your left. Park in the underground garage.