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Several hotels are available within 1.0 mile of the conference site. Conference rates will be made available for of downtown Columbia with hotels marked

  1. Hilton Columbia Center (0.2 miles)
  2. Hampton Inn (0.2 miles)
  3. Hyatt Place (0.2 miles)
  4. Aloft (0.3 miles)
  5. Spring Hill Suites Marriot (0.3 miles)
  6. Courtyard Marriot (0.4 miles)
  7. Sheraton (0.6 miles)
  8. Marriot Downtown (0.6 miles)
  9. Holiday Inn Express (0.7 miles)
  10. Staybridge Suites (0.9 miles)


Parking is available in the Park Street garage on Park and Pendleton Streets adjoining the USC Alumni Center. The garage is managed by the City of Columbia who charges hourly rates for parking ($1 for the 1st half hour, $1 for 2nd half hour, and $1 each additional hour with a maximum of $10/day).

Alternatively, a $5 parking pass (one time use) or $12.00 day pass (unlimited use) for the Park Street garage can be purchased at the conference registration desk.

The USC Alumni Center entrance from the Park Street garage is on the 2nd floor. Street level entrances are on Senate Street.

The Park Street Garage's street address is: 1007 Park Street, Columbia, SC 29201

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