Hotel and Travel Information

Conference Lodging

Albion College Residence Hall

Mitchell Tower Suite

Mitchell Tower is a suite-style residence hall, with two double-occupancy rooms connected by a bathroom. The bedrooms are furnished with two twin beds, bedding and bathroom linens. Mitchell is a non air conditioned residence hall. Limited availability. Options only available until filled.

Book a residence hall room

Reservation information
  • Single occupancy (shared suite bathroom) – $55.00 per night
  • Single occupancy (private bathroom) – $65.00 per night
  • Double occupancy (shared suite bathroom) – $35.00 per person per night
  • Double occupancy (private bathroom) – $40.00 per person per night

Reservation Deadline: April 14, 2023

Check-in: 4 p.m.
Check-out: 11 a.m.

Free Campus Parking
Free Wireless Internet

Conference Hotel

Courtyard by Marriott Albion

This hotel is an easy 10-minute walk from campus and near a variety of dining options.

The Conference Committee has blocked 10 rooms. Room Block Reservation Deadline is March 18, 2023, but registrants are encouraged to reserve early.

Book a hotel room at a group rate

Reservation Information

Rates: $159.00 per night

Call for special rate – 517-629-8520
Room Block Name – Challenging Borders Human Rights Conference.

Check-in: 4 p.m.
Check-out: 11 a.m.

Courtyard by Marriott Albion website

200 S Superior St
Albion, MI 49224
Driving Directions

Free Parking

Additional Area Hotels

Both Marshall hotels are approximately 14 miles from the Albion College campus.

Hampton Inn

Hamton Inn Marshall website

325 Sam Hill Dr
Marshall, MI 49068
Driving Directions

Holiday Inn Express

Holiday Inn Express Marshall website

329 Sam Hill Dr
Marshall, MI 49068
Driving Directions

Visa Support

Letters to support applications for U.S. visas to attend the conference will be issued upon request. We encourage everyone who needs to apply for a U.S. visa to apply for a conference travel grant as soon as possible, and the visa support letter will be emailed to you. If you do not plan to apply for a conference travel grant, email to request an individual letter.

Travel Information

From Detroit Metro Airport

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport – Approximately 78 miles from Albion College.

Airport Shuttles

Shuttles from the Detroit “DTW” Airport to the Albion College campus will be available at limited times on Saturday April 29, Sunday April 30, and Wednesday May 3. Further details will be made available in mid-February 2023.

Local Transportation

Conference meeting locations are within walking distance from the Courtyard by Marriott Albion (approximately 0.5 mile) and Albion Residence Halls (approximately 0.2 mile). Local transportation will be available at request.


Travel Grants

Getting Around Albion