Travel and Hotels

Conference Site: Dr. Phillips Academic Commons (DAPC)  and across the street at the Florida Interactive Entertainment Academy (FIEA), UCF’s Center for Emerging Media

500 West Livingston St.
Orlando, FL 32801-1416
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Parking:  Guests for the conference with cars can park on the first or top level of the Parramore Garage (See map).  323 N. Parramore Ave, Orlando, FL 32801

Cost will be $5 a day. You can pre-purchase a single or multi day parking ticket using a mobile device after June 1 or when you get to a space in one of the garages.  The portal will ask you to register your vehicle license plate, make and model.  Use this link:

 

UCF Parking Portal 

LODGING ACCOMMODATIONS 

Listed by Closest to FIEA building; Rate as of 3/15/2022

Marriott Orlando Downtown (next door; $207 for King)
400 W Livingston St
Orlando, FL 32801
(407) 868-8686
www.marriott.com

Crown Plaza Orlando-Downtown (3 blocks away)
Block of rooms at $119.  Link:
rb.gy/nd77kd (Only available until May 31)
304 W E Colonial Dr
Orlando, FL 32801
(407) 843-8700
www.crownplaza.com

Residence Inn by Marriott Orlando Downtown ($194)
680 N Orange Ave
Orlando, FL 32801
(407) 482-1500
www.marriott.com

Courtyard by Marriott Orlando Downtown ($183 King)
730 N Magnolia Ave
Orlando, FL 32803
(407) 996-1000
www.marriott.com

Embassy Suites by Hilton Orlando Downtown ($215 King or 2 doubles)
191 E Pine St
Orlando, FL 32801
(407) 841-1000
www.embassysuite3.hilton.com

HOW TO CONNECT TO UCF’S CAMPUS INTERNET

Step 1: Open your Wi-Fi setting and select DTCAMPUS-Guest as the network

Step 2: On the window that appears, select the link at the bottom that reads “Need to register for guest access?”

Step 3: Provide the information requested in the registration form and select “register”. You will receive an email and a text message with your login credentials.

Step 4: Sign on using the email provided and four-digit password sent to you

Step 5: After accepting the terms and conditions, you will have access to the Wi-Fi network for 18 hours. Once the time limit is up, you will have to obtain a new temporary login password using steps 1–4 in order to gain access again.

If you have trouble connecting to the network, please contact UCF IT 407-823-5117. 

Info on Orlando:
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Some of you might want to bring your family and spend the weekend at some of Orlando’s many sites for kids:
www.visitorlando.com

For more Orlando area resources and ideas, go to:
www.eventective.com/orlando-fl/