ALP Seminar Hotel/Travel Info

Seminar Accommodations and Meeting Venue

The Blackwell Inn and Pfahl Conference Center
2110 Tuttle Park Place
Columbus, OH 43210
Phone: 614-247-4000
Self-Parking: Located at Lane Avenue Parking Garage, which is an off-site garage that is not hotel-operated; it does not include in-and-out privileges and rates can increase for special events
Valet Parking:  On-site valet parking is available 24 hours a day with unlimited in-and-out privileges for $25/day
Internet Access: Complimentary Wi-Fi access in rooms
Fitness Activities: Complimentary 24-hour fitness center and discounted passes available to The Ohio State University's Recreation and Physical Activity Center (RPAC)
Shuttle Service: The hotel does not provide shuttle service to the airport 

All hotel reservations and changes will be made by Big Ten Academic Alliance staff; please do not contact the hotel directly unless you are extending your stay before or after the Seminar.

Transportation to The Ohio State University

The closest airport to Ohio State's Columbus campus is the  John Glenn International Airport. John Glenn International Airport, is an international airport located 6 miles east of downtown Columbus. 

The hotel does not provide shuttle service to the airport. The hotel is a 15 minute drive from the airports. Transportation options include Uber, Lyft, and Taxi Cab services.

ALP 2018-2019 Host Campuses

Seminar I: University of Minnesota
October 11-13, 2018

Seminar II: Purdue University
February 7-9, 2019

Seminar III: University of Illinois
April 11-13, 2019

ALP 2019-2020 Host Campuses

Seminar I: Michigan State University
October 3-5, 2019

Seminar II: University of Maryland
February 6-8, 2020

Seminar III: Ohio State University
April 2-4, 2020

Staff Contacts

Charity Farber
Associate Director
Programs Team
Phone: (217) 333-6314

Campus Contacts

ALP Liaisons