Information regarding transportation to hotels and Vanderbilt is available here. The conference will take place in Buttrick Hall on the Vanderbilt campus. Buttrick Hall is located at 2400 Vanderbilt Place, next door to Vanderbilt University's Department of Mathematics. For assistance, use the interactive campus map.

Contracted Vanderbilt rates are listed below. Participants are responsible for making their reservations by communicating directly with the hotel. Additional fees for parking may be charged at some hotels.

NOTE: We encourage you to make your hotel reservations as soon as possible. Due to tourist travel in Nashville during the summer months, hotel rooms near Vanderbilt may be difficult to find.

Holiday Inn Nashville-Vanderbilt (10 minute walk)
2613 West End Avenue, Nashville, TN 37203
(877) 327-4707 (toll free, U.S. and Canada) or (615) 327-4707

  • Vanderbilt rate is $132.00 per night. State and local taxes (currently 15.25% plus $2.50 flat city tax per night) will be added to this.
  • Includes hot breakfast.
  • To obtain this rate, call and mention "SCL" or "Shanks Conference and Lecture" or book online at Shanks Conference & Lecture - Holiday Inn Nashville Booking Link
  • Complimentary shuttle (within 3 miles of hotel).
  • Free internet, fitness center, microwave and refrigerator in rooms.
  • Reserve room by Friday, April 17, 2015 to obtain this rate.
  • Parking: Please note that parking is an additional $20/day.

Scarritt Bennett Retreat & Conference Center (10 minute walk)
1008 19th Avenue South, Nashville, TN 37212
(866) 420-5486 (toll free) or (615) 340-7500

The Scarritt Bennett Center is a non-profit center, formerly a college campus, with dorm-style housing. Most rooms are double occupancy with a shared bath. The limited number of private rooms share a bath with an adjoining room. Rates are $50 per night plus applicable taxes. Rooms are available on a first-come, first-serve basis. Note: Due to the affordability of these rooms, they become scarce during the summer. RESERVE EARLY. Smoking and alcohol are not permitted anywhere on the Scarritt Bennett campus.