Installation of 26th President - E. Thomas Sullivan
Travel & Accommodations
From Montreal: 90 miles
From Boston: 220 miles
From New York City: 290 miles
From Albany, N.Y.: 145 miles
From I-89 North or South: Take Exit 14W. Proceed 1 mile west on Route 2 (Williston Road, which becomes Main Street) to campus.
From North or South on Route 7: Enter Burlington from either direction. Turn onto Main Street (Route 2 East). Go uphill one light to South Prospect Street.
From the Adirondack Northway (I-87): Take Exit 20. Proceed north on Route 9 to Route 149, headed to Fort Ann, N.Y. In Fort Ann, take Route 4 North to Route 22A in Vermont. Follow Route 22A through Vergennes, then follow Route 7 North into Burlington. Turn right onto Main Street (Route 2 East). Go uphill one light to South Prospect Street.
From Burlington International Airport: From airport grounds, turn left onto Airport Drive. At next stoplight, turn right onto Williston Road/Route 2 West. Drive 4–5 miles west to UVM campus, at top of hill. (Williston Road becomes Main Street.)
Burlington International Airport is located 3.5 miles from campus in South Burlington. Major airlines include United, US Airways, JetBlue, and Delta. www.burlingtonintlairport.com
Car rental agency counters are located inside the Burlington International Airport (BTV) terminal, on the main floor, adjacent to the baggage carousels. Rental vehicles are just a short walk from the counters via a covered skywalk.
Alamo – Toll Free (800) 327-9633
Avis – Toll Free (800) 331-1212
Budget – Toll Free (800) 527-0700
Dollar – (800) 800-4000
Enterprise – (800) 325-8007
Hertz – (800) 654-3131
National – (800) 227-7368
Thrifty – (800) 400-8877 (located off-airport with a shuttle)
Hilton Burlington Hotel
A block of rooms have been reserved at the Hilton Burlington Hotel (60 Battery Street, Burlington, VT 05401) for Thursday, October 4, 2012 only at the discounted rate of $179.00. If you would like to make a reservation, please call 1-800-445-8667 or 802-658-6500 before September 7, 2012 and reference the “UVM President’s Office Installation Lodging” when making your reservation to receive the discounted rate. Reservations can also be made from the following link: http://www.hilton.com/en/hi/groups/personalized/B/BTTVTHF-POI-20121004/index.jhtml?WT.mc_id=POG
Courtyard by Marriott Burlington Harbor
A block of rooms have been reserved at the Courtyard by Marriot Burlington Harbor hotel (25 Cherry Street, Burlington, VT 05401) for Thursday, October 4, 2012 and Friday, October 5, 2012 at the discounted rate of $209.00. If you would like to make a reservation, please call 1-800-321-2211 before September 4, 2012 and reference the “Installation Sullivan Group” when making your reservation to receive the discounted rate.
Sheraton Burlington Hotel & Conference Center
A block of rooms have been reserved at the Sheraton Burlington Hotel & Conference Center (870 Williston Road, Burlington, VT 05403) for Thursday, October 4, 2012; Friday, October 5, 2012; and Saturday, October 6, 2012 at the discounted rate of $209.00. If you would like to make a reservation, please call 1-800-325-3535 before September 4, 2012 and reference the “UVM President's Installation”. Reservations can also be made from the following link: www.starwoodmeeting.com/Book/UVMPresInstallation
Family & Guests of President Sullivan and Leslie Black Sullivan
A block of rooms are being held at the Courtyard by Marriott Burlington Harbor for family and guests of President Sullivan and Leslie Black Sullivan. Information regarding hotel accommodations has been sent separately. If you have question about accommodations, please contact Lisa Young, Administrative Assistant to the Vice President for University Relations and Campus Life at Lisa.Young.firstname.lastname@example.org or (802) 656-2992) before August 15, 2012.
Last modified July 26 2012 12:07 PM