Location and Accommodations
The program will be held at the Penn State University Park campus. The campus is in the center of the state, fifteen miles south of Interstate 80, on Routes 26 and 322 (Directions and maps will be sent to you with your registration materials).
American, Delta, and United Airlines serve the State College/University Park Airport, located three miles from the course site. Rental cars, limousines, and taxi services are available at the airport.
If you are planning on parking on Penn State University Park campus, you will have to visit one of the kiosk booths or contact a transportation officer to obtain a visitor's parking pass to park at the Earth and Engineering Sciences Building.
Participants are encouraged to stay at the Hyatt Place hotel in State College because many of the short course activities will take place at that facility (including evening presentations and lab discussions).
A limited number of rooms have been set aside for June 7-12. The Hyatt Place hotel is located a block away from the University Park campus. This new high-rise hotel in State College offers a free breakfast, easy access to the lecture/lab facilities and downtown State College. Please call 1-888-492-8847 to make your room reservation and ask for the corrosion short course group also use the code G-PSCK for the course room rate of $119 or if you are a government employee use code G-PSCQ for the $103 rate (government employees only, a government ID will be needed at check-in), Room reservations for our corrosion group can also be made online by using the link below. When booking online, guests will need to type in the correct group code to ensure that they receive the group discount under the “Corporate or Group Code” option from the drop-down menu (which is listed as the last one).
The cutoff date for booking reservations at the Hyatt Place Hotel is 05/17/2020.