There are many hotels to choose from in Lawrence. Here are a couple nearby suggestions:


The Oread Hotel

Located adjacent to campus, The Oread is a great option for those who want to walk or make use of the KU Bike Share to get to the workshop. 

Call 785-843-1200 and ask for a reservation for Making Sustainability Accessible to receive the KU rate of $125* + tax. 

*Rate applies to King Classic and King Rooms. 


The University Inn and Suites

1.6 miles from Slawson Hall, walking or driving. No university rate at this location. 



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