We are excited that you are attending a conference, camp, or meeting coordinated through the Purdue Conferences! Here, we hope you find all of the information you will need for your trip to the Lafayette-West Lafayette community.
Union Club Hotel
The Union Club Hotel offers more than 190 rooms and eight suites, adjacent to the Purdue Memorial Union and Stewart Center. Modern amenities available include in-room refrigerators, two-line phones, high-speed Internet access, and complimentary parking.
Overnight accommodations in University Residences range from modern suite-style, air conditioned rooms to traditional rooms with centrally located bathrooms. Amenities include linen and towel service, shared kitchenettes, and convenient, complimentary parking.
Other Hotel Options
Within the Lafayette-West Lafayette Community there are a wide variety of hotel options available. Most local hotels offer free shuttle service to campus and are within convenient driving distance. Check out the local hotels at the Convention & Visitors Bureau
University Residences Parking Maps
- General Residences Parking [pdf] (North part of Campus)
- General Residences Parking [pdf] (South part of Campus)
An affordable and convenient way to travel to and from the Indianapolis airport
Star of America
Ground shuttle service between Purdue Memorial Union and Indianapolis airport
Express Air Coach
Ground shuttle service between Purdue and Chicago O'Hare Airport
Taxi ServiceFour Star Taxi
765-447-9571 / 800-527-0700
After a productive day of meetings, people love to relax, get together, exercise, and have fun. Purdue offers a wide variety of recreational opportunities for conference attendees.
Leisure and Recreation
- Purdue Memorial Union Rack and Roll
- Arts and Entertainment
- Community Recreational Opportunities
- Greater Lafayette Community Activities
Get Outside! Experience the Celery Bog Nature Area, Prophetstown State Park, Purdue University's Horticulture Gardens, Clegg Botanical Gardens, and other natural wonders of the Lafayette--West Lafayette area. [learn more...]
Get Your Golf On! Featuring two 18-hole championship golf courses--including the Pete Dye designed Kampen Course--with a first-class golf training center, tee off with a Purdue golf experience. [learn more...]
Get Fit! Purdue's Recreational Sports offers a state-of-the-art fitness center and Olympic-style aquatic facility; handball, racquetball, and squash courts; and outdoor tennis and basketball courts. [learn more...]
Get Moving! Hike, bike, or jog on 17 miles of trails and footpaths throughout the West Lafayette area. [learn more...]
Get Around! See distinctive architecture and historic neighborhoods on a walking tour of downtown Lafayette. [learn more...]
"Purdue Conferences" Wireless Access
Purdue Conferences provides wireless Internet access for all conference attendees. This Wi-Fi signal is available in the Purdue Memorial Union ballrooms and on floors two and three in both the Purdue Memorial Union and Stewart Center. To use this Wi-Fi, both a password, available at the registration check-in desk, and valid E-mail address are required. Wireless Internet access is also available to guests at the Purdue Memorial Union Hotel. The hotel Wi-Fi system requires an access code and password, which are available at the front desk in the hotel lobby. There is also wireless Internet access available throughout the Purdue campus. To use the campus Wi-Fi system, you will need to notify Purdue Conferences and request a special event account.
Attend a Conference
NOTE:Smoking is prohibited on the West Lafayette campus, except in designated smoking areas. A smoking area is available between the Purdue Memorial Union and Stewart Center.[Learn More...]