8th Annual Faculty Women of Color in the Academy National Conference - April 18-19, 2020  - - Academic Writing Retreat - April 19, 2020
LODGING & TRAVEL

NOTE: Following guidance from the CDC and the Virginia Department of Health, to limit the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus disease, the in-person format of the Faculty Women of Color in the Academy Conference is no longer feasible. As a reminder, for those of you that have made your own lodging you will be responsible for calling and canceling your own reservations.




The Inn at Virginia Tech and Skelton Conference Center
901 Price's Fork Road
Blacksburg, Virginia
540-231-8000 / 877-200-3360
www.innatvirginiatech.com


There are no more rooms available. Please see "Additional Lodging" for other options.


Group discounted rate: $145/room/night + taxes

Reservations: To make a reservation at the Inn at Virginia Tech, call 540-231-8000 or toll free at 877-200-3360 by Monday, March 20, 2020. Please state that you are attending the 8th Annual Faculty Women of Color in the Academy Conference.

The Inn at Virginia Tech and Skelton Conference Center is the only hotel located on the beautiful Virginia Tech campus in Blacksburg, Virginia, and offers convenient surroundings, state-of-the-art technology, and a world-class hotel with 147 elegant guest rooms including three suites. The facility sits on 25 lush acres within walking distance to the main campus and adjacent to the campus duck pond. Stroll down the hill to the nine-hole golf course or plan to play Virginia Tech's Pete Dye River Course, located a short distance from Blacksburg. Amenities abound at The Inn and include a fitness center and in room spa services. The hotel offers delicious fare and healthful selections for breakfast, lunch, and dinner in Preston's restaurant. Enjoy light meals and beverages in the hotel's lounge, Continental Divide.

The Inn adjoins the Skelton Conference Center where you'll find a spacious 8,832 square-foot ballroom, reception hall, and 10 dedicated meeting rooms especially designed for events and conferences. The complex is within easy walking distance to downtown Blacksburg, or guests may use the complimentary shuttle service.

photo of the Inn

Additional Lodging:

Hilton Garden Inn Blacksburg
900 Plantation Rd
Blacksburg, Virginia 24060
Group Discounted Rate-$135
Reservations: To make a reservation at the Hilton Garden Inn Blacksburg, call 540-552-5005 by Monday, March 20, 2020. Please state that you are attending the 8th Annual Faculty Women of Color in the Academy Conference. Or you can book online at www.blacksburg.hgi.com and enter the group code: FWCAC

Hyatt Place Blacksburg
650 University City Blvd
Blacksburg, VA 24060
Group Discounted Rate-$145
Reservations: To make a reservation at the Hyatt Place Blacksburg, call 800-304-9288 by Monday, March 20, 2020. Please state that you are attending the 8th Annual Faculty Women of Color in the Academy Conference.
This lodging block is now full.

Residence Inn Blacksburg
850 Prices Fork Road
Blacksburg, VA 24060
Group Discounted Rate-$145
Reservations: To make a reservation at the Residence Inn Blacksburg, call 800-304-9288 by Monday, March 20, 2020. Please state that you are attending the 8th Annual Faculty Women of Color in the Academy Conference.

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