Thursday, February 13, 2014

Travel & Stay Updated!

The BlaqOUT Conference will be held on the UC Riverside campus in the Highlander Union Building (HUB). For a detailed map of the entire UCR campus, click here. For mapping directions, our campus address is 900 University Ave, Riverside, CA 92521.
Parking:
  • Parking is $5 in Lot 1. Please pay the attendant in Lot 1. If you arrive after 11am, please stop by the Info Kiosk located next to Lot 1 to purchase a permit.
  • Parking Reciprocity – UCR extends parking privileges to visitors owning a valid faculty or staff commuter parking permit from other UC campuses. A one-day permit can be obtained at no charge from an Information Kiosk attendant.
  • Disabled Parking – A disabled visitor may park in any disabled parking space displaying only a DMV-issued disabled parking placard.
Air Travel:
LA/Ontario International Airport (ONT)  is 17 miles from UCR, and by far the easiest airport to fly into. Also, Southwest Airlines  offers direct service between many cities and Ontario. SuperShuttle offers airport service for $39 each way between Ontario & Riverside.

Hotels:
Comfort Inn
  • Telephone: 951.683.6000
  • Address: 1590 University Ave. Riverside, CA 92507
  • UCR Referral Rate 2013: $69 for single-occupancy or $74 for double-occupancy plus tax.
  • To get the Referral rate ask for the “UCR Rate” on the phone
  • Comments: Complementary breakfast. Free Internet/Wi-Fi. Free parking.
  • 2.5 miles from campus

Dynasty Suites
  • Telephone: 951.369.8200
  • Address: 3735 Iowa Avenue Riverside, CA 92507
  • UCR Rates: $74 + tax for one king sized bed $79 + tax for two queen sized beds
  • To get referral rate, ask for UCR Rate over the Phone
  • Comments: Complementary Breakfast. Free Internet/Wi-Fi. Free Parking.
  • 0.1 miles from campus

Courtyard by Marriot
  • Telephone: 951.276.1200
  • Address: 1510 University Ave. Riverside CA 92507
  • UCR Rate: $105 per nigh for either 1 king size bed or 2 double beds
  • To get Referral Rate, ask for UCR Rate over the phone.
  • Comments: Complementary Breakfast. Free internet/Wi-Fi. Free parking.
  • 0.3 miles from campus

Mission Inn (Downtown)
  • Telephone: 951.341.6760
  • Address: 3649 Mission In Ave. Riverside, CA 92501
  • Regular Rates:  $190 a night
  • UC Rate: $130 for 1 king or 2 queens
  • Comments: A historic Hotel experience. Complementary Wi-Fi. $ 8 per day for parking.
  • 2.2 miles from campus

Riverside Marriot Hotel (Downtown)
  • Telephone: 951.784.8000
  • Address: 3400 Market Street. Riverside CA 92501
  • UCR Rate: $109 or king or two double
  • Ask for UCR rate when booking by phone
  • Comments: Complementary Wi-Fi and breakfast. Parking may be included or charged at $8 per night. Shuttle Service between UCR and Hotel.
  • 2.5 miles from campus

Hyatt Place Riverside (Downtown)
  • Telephone: 951.321.3500
  • Address: 3500 Market Street. Riverside CA 92501
  • UCR Rate: $109 for one king or 2 queens
  • Ask for UCR rate when booking by Phone
  • Comments: Complementary hot breakfast. Free Wi-Fi.
  • 2.4 miles from campus