Local Information

Stay tuned for further updates.

Some useful links:

  • Howard University campus map.
    • Conference location — HU Interdisciplinary Research Building (HUIRB), Room 106A (Building 38, 1st floor), on the corner of Georgia Avenue and W Street. Attention: Note the CHANGE OF VENUE!
    • Dorms — College Hall South (Building 67), 2205 4th Street, NW, Washington, DC 20059 (along 4th Street between W Street and Bryant Street).
    • Math Department — Academic Service Building B (ASB-B, Building 24), 2nd floor.
    • Parking — Howard Center parking lot (Lot V on the parking map, directly across Georgia Avenue from HUIRB). Enter from 8th Street NW (the side opposite Georgia Avenue). The rate is $8/day.
    • Internet — Away from HUIRB, use Visitor connection (login: HU-Visitor, password: Bison1867). Inside and near HUIRB use either of the two login/password pairs written on the back wall of the conference room.
  • Howard University on Google Maps.
  • Howard is about a mile away from the closest Metro stop, Shaw-Howard University on the Green and Yellow lines. The Metro map can be found here.
  • The Yellow line connects directly to DCA, the Washington National Airport. Howard University is also connected to downtown DC and the suburb of Silver Spring by express bus #79 and local bus #70 (W Street stop for HUIRB and the dorms, Howard Place stop for the Main Gate).
  • Washington, DC, is served by three airports and Amtrak trains.