The Southwest Center for Arithmetic Geometry

Local Directions for AWS 2018


Tucson University Park Hotel: 880 E. Second St., Tucson AZ 85719. Phone: (520) 792-4100.
The Tucson University Park is located one block north and one block west of the west entrance to the University of Arizona campus at University Blvd. & Park Ave.

Aloft Tucson University: 1900 East Speedway Boulevard, Tucson AZ 85719. Phone: (520) 908-6800.
The Aloft is located a quarter mile due north of the east entrance to the University of Arizona campus at East University Blvd. & Campbell Ave.

Environment and Natural Reources 2 (ENR2) Building: 1064 E Lowell St., Tucson AZ 85721.
Lectures will be held in auditorium N120, located on the ground floor of the ENR2 building. ENR2 is located on the north side of Sixth St., just east of Park Ave.

Walking to the lectures

Here are walking directions between the Tucson University Park and ENR2 from Google Maps:

Here are walking directions between the Aloft and ENR2 from Google Maps:


Self-parking at the Tucson University Park is available at $13/day. The Main Gate Garage is right next to the Tucson University Park and is free on weekends and $8/day on weekdays. There is complimentary self-parking available at the Aloft.

For the lectures, participants with cars may park in the Sixth Street Garage immediately to the east of ENR2. Its rates are the same as the Main Gate Garage.


The most convenient location for meals is the area around University Blvd. and Park Ave., near the Tucson University Park. There are also some restaurants along Speedway Blvd. The plaza immediately to the south of the Aloft has a good Vietnamese restaurant as well as a Bruegger's Bagels.

Fourth Avenue and downtown can be easily reached by the new Sun Link Streetcar. The streetcar picks up on Second St. on campus and on University Blvd. just south of the Tucson University Park. You can take it west and then south down Fourth Ave. to downtown Tucson, which has many nice restaurants. For a map, see here.