National Mentoring Community Conference

Travel to University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL

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Driving and Parking

Please contact your hotel for parking information (see the hotel information page).

Conference parking is available in UCF garages H and D to be used on both days.

Friday, February 7th: For free parking, use the event code: 17QV32 which has to be used at the kiosk.

To use the code, please (1) proceed to a pay and display kiosk (2) press any button to wake the machine up, then press option ‘2’ for Event. (3) Option 2 will ask for the code. Place printed pass in dashboard.

Saturday, February 8th: Parking in a valid parking spot is free on campus.

Transportation Between Hotels and Conference Site

We will provide shuttles between UCF and the conference hotels. Information on shuttle services has been posted on the schedule.

Getting Around

Since it may be difficult for some attendees to navigate around the campus, we encourage the use of the campus map!

All workshops and activities will be held at the Fairwinds Alumni Center at 12676 Gemini Boulevard North, Orlando, FL.

Travel Funding Support

Travel funding applications will be included in the conference registration process.

The American Physical Society National Mentoring Community (NMC) is an effort by APS to increase the number of physics degrees earned by underrepresented minority students, defined by the project as African Americans, Hispanic Americans, and Native Americans.

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