The conference will be held at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York, located at 365 5th Avenue, New York, NY. Please note that a photo ID is required to enter the Graduate Center.
The Graduate Center is located in midtown Manhattan and is easily accessible by NYC Transit. In general, traveling by subway and bus and walking in the city is the easiest, fastest, and most inexpensive option.
For travel to New York City by train, take Amtrak. Intercity bus is also an inexpensive option for traveling from cities on the east coast and many have hourly routes to/from NYC:
Housing Shares and Roommates
We have compiled a list of hotel and other lodging options to help conference participants find housing at reasonable rates. For those who are interested in sharing a hotel room or apartment, please complete the information in the google spreadsheet to help find room sharing options: http://bit.ly/housingshare.
A list of hotels within walking distance to the Graduate Center that have some rooms available for less than $200 per night can be found here: http://bit.ly/URBANhousing
Airbnb includes listings of both private apartments and rooms for rent. A list of apartments and rooms have been filtered by location, cost and reviews only: http://bit.ly/URBANhousing. The list includes housing within a 20 minute subway ride to the Graduate Center and renting for under $120 per night.