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The Architectural Engineering Institute (AEI) Conference will be held on April 3-5, 2013 at The Nittany Lion Inn on the campus of The Pennsylvania State University.

Penn State is located in Central Pennsylvania, USA. If you travel by air to the University Park Airport located in State College, Pennsylvania the destination code is  "SCE". The airport is serviced by Delta Connection, U. S. Airways Express, United Express, and Northwest Airlink. There are daily flights to University Park Airport from cities throughout the region such as Philadelphia, Detroit, Cincinnati, and Washington. If you are traveling from overseas, since your travel arrangements will include flights within the U.S., you should ask to be ticketed through to University Park Airport (SCE). A ticket purchased separately after your arrival in the U.S. will cost more.

Hotel and Travel Information

NLILodging expense is not covered under your Conference Registration fee. Each individual is responsible for booking their own lodging arrangements. A block lodging rooms have been reserved at the Nittany Lion Inn for the evenings of April 2-5, 2013 at a group rate of $135.00 per room.  The rooms have been reserved under AECD13A”and must be confirmed by March 3, 2013. After this date, all rooms will be released to the general public. Please make your reservations early!  The phone number for the Nittany Lion Inn is 800-233-7505. 



A free shuttle service is available from the University Park Airport. (SCE)

Nittany Lion Inn
200 West Park Avenue · State College, PA 16803-3598
Toll-Free: (800) 233-7505 · Phone: (814) 865-8500 · Fax: (814) 865-8501

 

Additional State College Area Hotels (www.pennstatehotels.com)

Atherton Hotel
125 South Atherton Street
State College, PA
(800) 832-0132
Group Code: AEI

Days Inn Penn State
240 S. Pugh Street
State College, PA
(814) 238-8454
Group Code: CGAENG

Courtyard by Marriott
1730 University Drive
State College, PA
(814) 238-1881

Hampton Inn
1101 E. College Ave.
State College, PA
(814) 231-1590

Penn Stater Conference Center Hotel
215 Innovation Boulevard
State College, PA
(800) 233-7505


Driving from New York City and the East:

Take I-80 W in PA to Exit 161 (Bellefonte). Follow PA 26 S to US 220 S, and take Exit 74 for Innovation Park/Penn State University. Stay in the left lane of the exit and follow the sign for Penn State University. This will become Park Avenue.  Travel Park Avenue to the stop light at Allen Street.  Turn left on Allen Street and then right on Fischer Road.  The Nittany Lion Parking Deck will be on your left followed by the Nittany Lion Inn.

Driving from Philadelphia:

Take the PA Turnpike/I-76 W to Exit 247 (Harrisburg East), and follow signs for the next 15 miles to Route 322 W. Take 322 W past Lewistown toward State College (stay on 322 W towards Philipsburg), and take the Penn State University/Innovation Park Exit. Turn right at the stop light and follow Park Avenue. Travel Park Avenue to the stop light at Allen Street.  Turn left on Allen Street and then right on Fischer Road.  The Nittany Lion Parking Deck will be on your left followed by the Nittany Lion Inn. Inn.

Driving from Harrisburg:

Take 322 W past Lewistown toward State College (stay on 322 W towards Philipsburg), and take the Penn State University/Innovation Park Exit. Turn right at the stop light and follow Park Avenue. Travel Park Avenue to the stop light at Allen Street.  Turn left on Allen Street and then right on Fischer Road.  The Nittany Lion Parking Deck will be on your left followed by the Nittany Lion Inn.

Driving from Pittsburgh:

Take Route 22 E to Duncansville. Merge onto Route 220/I-99 N toward Altoona and go north for 24 miles. Turn right onto US 220 toward State College for 11 miles; merge onto Route 322 E to State College.  Exit onto Business Route 322/N. Atherton Street, past a variety of businesses.  At the light at Park Avenue, turn left.  The Inn is on your right.

Driving from the West:

Take I-80 E in PA to Exit 161 (Bellefonte). Follow PA 26 S to US 220 S, and take Exit 74 for Innovation Park/Penn State University. Stay in the left lane of the exit and follow the sign for Penn State University. This will become Park Avenue.  Travel Park Avenue to the stop light at Allen Street.  Turn left on Allen Street and then right on Fischer Road.  The Nittany Lion Parking Deck will be on your left followed by the Nittany Lion Inn.

Driving from Washington, DC:

Take Route 270 N toward Frederick and then I-70 west and north to the PA Turnpike W. At Bedford take US 220/I-99 N toward Altoona and go north for 24 miles. Turn right onto US 220 toward State College for 11 miles; merge onto Route 322 E to State College. Exit onto Business Route 322/N. Atherton Street, past a variety of businesses.  At the light at Park Avenue, turn left.  The Inn is on your right.

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