Dear participants, as you make plans to travel to Tuscaloosa, we hope you find the following information useful. Please contact us if you have any questions.

Day 1 of the conference, as well as the Banquet on Day 2, are being held at Hotel Capstone.  Day 2 of the conference has been moved to the Bryant Conference Center, which is next door to Hotel Capstone.

Attendees may park in the Hotel Capstone parking lot, and therefore will not need a parking pass. If for any reason this parking lot is full, they may do street parking or park in the Bryant Conference Center lot.


Link to Hotel Capstone


Nearby Lodging in the Area (requires transportation to/from the conference venue):

Home2Suites by Hilton (2 miles from Hotel Capstone)

Embassy Suites (2 miles from Hotel Capstone)

Hampton Inn Tuscaloosa-University (2 miles from Hotel Capstone)

Microtel Inn & Suites (2 miles from Hotel Capstone)

Holiday Inn Express & Suites (2 miles from Hotel Capstone)

Hotel Indigo Tuscaloosa Downtown (2.5 miles from Hotel Capstone)

Bama Bed and Breakfast-Campus (3.5 miles from Hotel Capstone)

Candlewood Suites Tuscaloosa (3.5 miles from Hotel Capstone)


Recommended Shuttle from BHM Airport to Tuscaloosa: Scuttle Shuttle (

  • $45 one way; $85 round trip
  • Shuttles run approximately every 3 hours
  • Shuttles drop off at various locations in Tuscaloosa, including Hotel Capstone


Other Information:

Driving Directions for Common Routes

Driving directions from Birmingham Airport to Tuscaloosa

Things to do here!

Visit the Birmingham Civil Rights Institute!