Logistics

Driving/Parking:

UNC Charlotte's  Graduate Student Conference: "Religion & Power" will be held in the Student Union and in the Cone Building on the campus of UNC Charlotte in Charlotte, NC. You may park in any of the visitor lots (see campus map below). See the schedule for more information.

-Directions to UNC Charlotte
-Map of UNCC campus showing the Student Union, the Cone Building, and visitor parking
-Parking is $10/day (parking is free after 6pm)


Dining:

March 23rd:

RECEPTION- A reception with desserts will be provided by the Religious Studies Graduate Student Committee after the evening's presentation. 

March 24th:

LUNCH- There are several dining options available in the Student Union and in the Cone Building.  Learn more about the dining options on campus by clicking here.
-Lunch will be provided for the conference participants (there are vegan & vegetarian options).
DINNER-There will be a meal served in connection with the Keynote Speaker's presentation. This will include both dinner and dessert (there will be vegan & vegetarian options). You must be registered for the event in order to receive dinner. Register here.


Lodging:

We have reserved a block of rooms at the Drury Inn and Suites at Charlotte University Place from March 22nd-25th, 2017. There are a mix of single king-bed rooms and double queen-bed rooms in case anyone would like to share a room to cut down on costs. 

The king rooms are $129.99 per night and the queen rooms are $124.99 per night. 

To guarantee this rate please make your reservations by Saturday, February 18th. To reserve a room call (704) 593-0700 and ask for a room in the UNC Charlotte conference block, or visit this booking link: https://www.druryhotels.com/Reservations.aspx?groupno=2301343 

The Drury Inn is located just a couple minutes away from UNC Charlotte's campus, and offers free hot breakfast, afternoon snacks in the lobby, and free light dinner options from 5:30-7pm.

*Both Uber and Lyft are available in the Charlotte area.

Driving Directions to the Cone Building from the Drury Inn
Driving Directions to the Student Union from the Drury Inn
Walking Directions to the Boardwalk