Travel, Lodging, and Meal Information

Applied Microeconometrics Workshop participants are asked to make their own travel, lodging, and meal arrangements. The links below are provided for participants’ convenience.


In addition to flight arrival and departure information, the Dane County Regional Airport’s Web site, at, offers information about car rentals, ground transportation, and other travel-related needs.

The UW’s Visitor Information and Programs Web site, at, has maps and driving directions to campus, parking information, and other useful information for University visitors.


Special-rate dormitory rooms

Dormitory rooms are available to workshop participants at a special rate. For information about facilities, visit; to register (registration opens March 4 and closes July 1), click on “On-line Reservations” at the URL above, then select “A Course in Applied Microeconometrics.”

Local hotels and bed & breakfast inns

Please note: Hotel rooms in downtown Madison are sparse in early August. Average rates for downtown hotel rooms range from $125 to $150 per night.

The Dahlmann Campus Inn
601 Langdon Street
Madison, WI 53703
Phone: (608) 257-4391 or  (800) 589-6285
Fax (608) 257-2832
Web site:

Doubletree Hotel Madison
525 W. Johnson Street
Madison, WI  53703
Phone: (608) 251-5511
Fax: (608) 251-4824
Web site: Madison Doubletree Reservations
The Madison Concourse Hotel
1 West Dayton Street
Madison, WI 53703
Reservations: (800) 356-8293
Fax: (608) 257-5280
Web site:
Best Western Inn On The Park Capitol Square
22 S Carroll Street
Madison, WI 53703-3309
Reservations: (800) 279-8811
Fax: (608) 257-5995
Web site:

Hilton Madison Monona Terrace
9 East Wilson Street
Madison, WI 53703
Phone: (608) 255-5100
Fax: (608) 251-4550
Web site: Hilton Madison Monona Terrace Reservations

Best Western InnTowner and The Highland Club
2424 University Avenue
Madison, WI 53726
Reservations: (800) 258-8321
Phone: (608) 233-8778      
Fax: (608) 233-1325
Web site:

Fluno Center
601 University Avenue
Madison, WI 53706
Telephone: (877) 77-FLUNO or direct at (608) 441-7117
Fax: (608) 441-7124
On-line room request
Web site:

The Lowell Inn and Conference Center
University of Wisconsin-Extension
610 Langdon Street
Madison, WI 53703-1104
Front Desk: (608) 256-2621
Reservations (Toll Free): (866) 301-1753
Fax: (608)-262-5445
TTY: (800)-947-3529
Web site:
University Inn on State at Frances
414 N Frances & State St
Madison, WI  53703
Reservations: (800) 279-4881
Local: (608) 285-8040
Fax (608) 285-8051
Web site:

The following Web page also provides additional links to lodging options for UW visitors


Listings of restaurants and cafeterias near campus or near the Capitol.