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Travel and Hotel Information

The National Women's Studies Association 2018 annual meeting will be held at the Hilton Atlanta (255 Courtland Street, NE, Atlanta GA 30303) from November 8-11, 2018.

Air Transportation
Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) is the busiest airport in North America.  It offers nonstop service to 150 domestic and nearly 70 international destinations, serving more than 100 million passengers a year. The Hilton Atlanta and the airport are accessible via MARTA, Atlanta’s public transportation system.

MARTA information:
Peachtree Center is the stop closest to the Hilton
One way ticket:  $2.50
Day pass:  $9.00

Parking is available at the Atlanta Hilton. Parking Garage Restrictions: Max height is 6 feet. Please see door person if your vehicle is larger than 6 feet.
Self parking: $30.00 (Space is limited)
Valet parking: $40.00 (Space is limited)
Oversized vehicles are valet ONLY: $44 per n/t
For area parking options, please click here.

The National Women's Studies Association has negotiated a group rate at the Hilton Atlanta (Hilton Atlanta 255 Courtland Street, NE, Atlanta GA 30303). Single/double guest rooms are available at the negotiated rate of $169.00++. Triple occupancy guest rooms are available for $194.00++. Quad guest rooms are available for $219++.  To make a reservation by phone, call 1-800-445-8667 (Group code: NWSA November). The cut-off date is October 6, 2018 at 5 p.m.  EST or until the block is sold out.

The hotel reservations are done individually. NWSA does not book rooms for attendees. Please do not to give information to any unsolicitied phone calls besides the hotel directly. 

Room Sharing Forum 

NWSA has created a forum for attendees to search for roommates for the conference. To access, members can login to and click “Discussion Forums” on the left menu bar. Please note, only current members can post and respond on the forum. Disclaimer: NWSA cannot guarantee, coordinate or assist with room sharing.