Center for Digital Agriculture

Travel/Lodging Info

** Hotel room blocks expire September 9, 2019. **

Where can I stay in Urbana-Champaign?

Hampton Inn

Hampton Inn1200 W. University Ave., Urbana

The rate is $99/night, and the group code is “Individual Center DI.” To reserve a room call 217-337-1100 or book online at

Note: The Hampton Inn is within walking distance (less than 1 block) of NCSA and offers free parking.

Hyatt Place Champaign/Urbana

Hyatt Place Champaign/Urbana217 N. Neil St., Champaign

The rate is $129/night, and the group code is “G-NSCC.” To reserve a room call 217-531-2800 or go online to

I Hotel and Conference Center

I Hotel1900 South First St., Champaign

The rate is $139/night. Any guests making reservations by phone at 217-819-5000 need only mention the block code “NCSA19” or block title, “NCSA” to any of the Guest Service Agents. To reserve a room online go to

Check the online Champaign County Visitors Guide for information on Urbana-Champaign accommodations.

Where is NCSA? How do I get there?

NCSA buildingNCSA is on the Urbana-Champaign campus of the University of Illinois. The address is 1205 W. Clark St., Urbana.

Parking at NCSA

Metered parking is available near the NCSA building on Clark Street, in the parking garage just north of NCSA, and on other surrounding streets. Rates are $1.00/hour, and all meters accept quarters, dimes, nickels, and dollar coins. While you can park all day in the garage, time limits for surrounding streets are usually two hours. There is no attendant in the parking garage, but you do have the option to pay for metered parking in the parking structure by either using the MobileMeter app on your smart phone, the web at, or by phone at 1-217-207-3033. You will need to provide the zone code of 4801 along with the space number indicated on the meter. For more information, go to