University of Connecticut

Local Info

Biology/Physics Building

Biology/Physics Building

Organizers:

The organizers can be reached at elliptic.curves@uconn.edu.

This conference is generously funded by UConn’s Department of Mathematics, and UConn’s College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.

Directions to UConn, Storrs campus:

Directions via Google maps.

From the West (heading from New York):

  • Take Interstate 84 East to Exit 68.
  • From exit, turn right onto Route 195, 7 miles to UConn.
  • Turn right on North Eagleville Road.

Please note: GPS devices may recommend to follow Route 44 and take Bone Mill Road. Do not turn onto Bone Mill Road; follow Route 44 and turn right on Route 195. The Storrs campus is 1.5 miles on the right.

From the East (heading from Boston toward Hartford):

  • Take Interstate 84 West to Exit 68.
  • From exit, turn left onto Route 195, and follow directions above.

From the Southeast (heading from Rhode Island):

  • Take Interstate 95 to 395 North.
  • Take Exit 81 West to Route 32 North.
  • Follow Route 32 North to Willimantic.
  • In town, turn right and go over the frog bridge.
  • Continue straight through the light and follow 195 North for 8 miles to campus.
  • Turn left on North Eagleville Road.

Parking:

During the weekends, parking is free in Lot 9, which is the outdoor parking lot next to the Lodewick Visitors Center. This is the parking lot closest to the Biology/Physics Building (marked as “Department of Physics” in Google maps) where registration, lectures, and breaks will take place.

Maps:

Here is a map online. Here is a printable campus map (in this map, the parking Lot 9 is in D12 in the map, next to the Lodewick Visitor Center, and The Biology/Physics Building is in E12).

Restaurants:

Hotels:

There is a number of hotels near campus. Here is a list. The hotel on campus is the Nathan Hale Inn.