Public Transportation

The Danforth Campus of Washington University is accessible by Metrolink and Metrobus.  The nearest metrolink stop to Hillman Hall is the Skinker station.  Metrobus stops on Hoyte Drive right in front of Hillman Hall.   Click here to connect to the MetroTransit website.

Campus Map/Parking

The conference will be held on the Danforth Campus of Washington University in the Brown School of Social Work Buildings.  Here is a link to campus maps. #41 on the map is one of the buildings.  When you arrive, you should pick up your name tag and program in Hillman Hall.  The registration desk will be open from 7:30am-4pm on Friday November 4 and Saturday November 5.

Parking Passes will be required during the Friday sessions of the conference.  Passes were emailed to people who requested them.  Look for an email from

If you did not request a pass, but you need to park on Friday please park in the visitor parking area located under the Danforth University Center.

Washington University Weekend Parking Policy

Visitors may park in yellow zones without displaying a parking permit (with the exception of the Danforth underground garage) from 5 p.m. Friday through 7 a.m. Monday.

Transportation from St. Louis Lambert Airport

Some hotels offer free shuttle service from the airport.  The hotels we have selected are also accessible by St. Louis Metro.  You may also book transportation on the shuttle service listed below at a discounted rate.

GO BEST Express Door-to-Door Airport Shuttle Service.  Let’s GO!!

Click here to reserve your airport shuttle ride to/from Lambert International Airport and your hotel.  Your group has a discounted rate of $18 each way per person.  Reservations MUST be made online using the link to receive the discounted rate.  Standard rates ($25 one way) will apply for walk up reservations made on the spot.


We have reserved a limited number of rooms at the following hotels under our conference name.

The Clayton Plaza Hotel  at $109/night reserve rooms click here or call 314-726-5400 and ask for group rate “TGQ.” Reservations at this hotel must be made by Oct. 13th to get the conference rate! The hotel has a free shuttle to/from airport and conference site.

The Parkway Hotel at $108/night plus taxes. Click here for a PDF of hotel amenities. To reserve this rate please visit this link: You may also call the hotel directly (314 256-7777) and mention group ID #7177. Reservations must be made by October 20.