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Advanced Dairy Nutrition Lodging, Travel and Parking

There are several road construction projects in the City of Ithaca that impact popular travel routes.  Visit the City of Ithaca's website or Temporary Wayfinding Map for more information and suggested alternate routes. 

The course will be held in 146 Morrison Hall (corner of Judd Falls and Tower Roads) on the Cornell University campus.  For GPS directions, use 48 Judd Falls Road, Ithaca, NY 14853. If you need accommodations to participate in this event, please contact Heather Darrow at (607) 255-4478 as soon as possible.


Parking is available to course participants in the Teaching and Research Barn (TRB) lot on the corner of Campus and Tower Roads (a short walk from Morrison Hall, not directly behind the building).  A permit is required at all times.   Advance online reservation of parking permits is highly recommended.

  1. To obtain your permit, visit
  2. From the list of events, select which course option you have registered for (full course, session 1 or session 2) and click "Find Parking"All options have a $0 fee as the parking cost is covered by our office.

  3. Verify that the permit will cover the dates that you intend to attend the course.  Click "Add to Cart".
  4. Complete checkout as a returning or guest user.  Complete your contact and vehicle information. 
    1. Although the contact information is titled "Billing Information", there is no charge to you.
  5. Agree to Terms and Conditions and complete your reservation.
  6. Your confirmation page includes a link (near Order Details) to Download/View/Print your permit. You must print this permit to display on your dashboard.
    1. You will also receive an email confirming your order/parking reservation, where you can access the permit at a later time. 


Room blocks have been set up at the following hotels.  When reserving a room, mention the Dairy Nutrition Shortcourse to receive the negotiated rate.  Group rates apply to Sunday - Wednesday nights only until the reservation cutoff date.  If your hotel stay extends beyond these nights or is made after the cutoff deadline, prevailing rack rate will apply and is based on availability.

Best Western University Inn
1020 Ellis Hollow Road
Ithaca, NY 14850
P: (607) 272-6100
$129.00 per night
Reservation Cut Off: May 14
Located close to campus.  Rate includes breakfast.
24-hour cancellation policy

Homewood Suites
36 Cinema Drive
Ithaca, NY 14850
P: (607) 266-0000
$139.00 per night
Reservation Cut Off: May 20
Includes wi-fi, full hot breakfast buffet and
complimentary Manager's Reception
48-hour cancellation policy

Hotel Ithaca
222 South Cayuga St.
Ithaca, NY 14850
P: (607) 272-1000
$139.00 per night
Reservation Cut Off: May 7
Located near Ithaca Commons/Downtown

Marriott Downtown on the Commons
120 South Aurora St.
Ithaca, NY 14850
P: (607) 272-2222
$145.00 per night
Reservation Cut Off: May 14
Located downtown
48-hour cancellation policy

Courtyard by Marriott
29 Thornwood Dr.
Ithaca, NY 14850
P: (607) 330-1000
$127.00 per night
Reservation Cut Off: May 13
Close to airport and Bistro onsite.
48-hour cancellation policy