Travel and Accommodations

Travel:

  • Local: Directions to Lehigh University can be found here
  • National: Lehigh University is conveniently located five minutes from the Lehigh Valley International Airport and less than ninety minutes from New York City, Philadelphia and The Pocono Mountains.

Parking:

  • Sunday: Wood Dining Room, 2nd Floor, Iacocca Hall, 111 Research Drive, Bethlehem, PA 18015
    • Visitor parking is available in several areas around the building. Please look for posted signs. If you are parked in a faculty/staff lot, you will likely receive a ticket.
  • Monday – Thursday: STEPS building, 1 West Packer Avenue, Bethlehem, PA 18015
    • Visitor parking will be announced when parking details are finalized.
  • Friday: TBD
    • Visitor parking is available in several areas around the building. Please look for posted signs. If you are parked in a faculty/staff lot, you will likely receive a ticket.

Parking options (Monday through Thursday):

  1. Park in the Lehigh lot at W. Packer Avenue and Brodhead, which is a short distance west of the STEPS entrance. The fee is $5 per day. Please visit our registration page to purchase parking in advance of the symposium.
  2. Meter parking on the street (limited and expensive) at $1 an hour.
  3. Parking Garage at Zoellner Arts Center for $4 per entry payable by cash or credit card at the entrance. The Zoellner Parking Garage is about four blocks (easy, level walk) east of STEPS on Packer Avenue.
  4. We realize that many of you will take the hotel shuttle and will not have a car to park.

Locations:

  • Sunday: Wood Dining Room, 2nd Floor, Iacocca Hall, 111 Research Drive, Bethlehem, PA 18015
  • Monday-Thursday: STEPS building, 1 West Packer Avenue, Bethlehem, PA 18015
  • Friday: Wood Dining Room, 2nd Floor, Iacocca Hall, 111 Research Drive, Bethlehem, PA 18015

Hotel Accommodations: 
Hotel Bethlehem
437 Main Street, Bethlehem, PA 18018
$157.00 per night if booked prior to May 25, 2018 (mention LU Special Ed Law at time of reservation)
Shuttle provided to and from airport (must be prearranged)
Shuttle provided to and from symposium location daily
(800) 607-BETH, Website

Hyatt Place Bethlehem
45 W. North Street, Bethlehem, PA 18018
$119 per night if booked prior to May 25, 2018
Shuttle provided to and from airport
Shuttle provided to and from symposium daily (first come, first served)
Hot breakfast buffet, Monday-Friday 6:30-9:00 AM
(610) 625-0500, Reservation Website, Hotel Website

Homewood Suites by Hilton® 
2031 Avenue C, Bethlehem, PA 18017
$134 per night if booked by May 28, 2018
Shuttle to and from airport
Shuttle to and from symposium is possible, but not guaranteed
(610) 264-7500, Reservation Website (Use group code LSE), Hotel Website