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2019 Hotel & Travel

  • Directions to UMES

    GPS address:

    11868 Academic Oval

    Princess Anne, MD 21853


    UMES Campus Map Photo


    Click here for a PDF with a larger, printable version of the map.


    North of UMES:

    • Take US Rt. 13 South to Princess Anne, MD
    • Turn Left on to UMES Blvd
    • Take 2nd exit in traffic circle to continue on UMES Blvd
    • Make a left hand turn to exit UMES Blvd to access the Engineering and Aviation Sciences Complex (EASC). Parking is available directly in front of the building. 
    • Exit UMES Blvd to the right to access the Henson Center. Please use parking lots A, P, or O. 

    South of UMES:

    • Take US Rt. 13 North to Princess Anne, MD
    • Turn Right on to UMES Blvd
    • Take 2nd exit in traffic circle to continue on UMES Blvd
    • Make a left hand turn to exit UMES Blvd to access the Engineering and Aviation Sciences Complex (EASC). Parking is available directly in front of the building.  
    • Exit UMES Blvd to the right to access the Henson Center. Please use parking lots A, P, or O. 

    The pre-conference workshops & welcome reception will occur on Thursday, June 6, 2019 in the Engineering and Aviation Sciences Complex (EASC). 

    From UMES Blvd to the EASC:

    • Make a left onto Backbone Road
    • At the end of the road, make a left at the stop sign
    • Turn the first right just beyond the Physical Plant building
    • At the stop sign, turn left and travel to the end of the road
    • The EASC will be on your left
    • Utilize the parking lot directly in front of the building.


    The full conference will occur on Friday, June 7, 2019 in the Richard A. Henson Hotel and Conference Center as well as Hazel Hall.

    From UMES Blvd to the Richard A. Henson Hotel and Conference Center:

    • Make a right onto Backbone Road
    • Make a left into the first parking lot (Lot B) for the Student Service Center
    • Upon entering the lot, make a right and continue straight to enter the second parking lot (Lot A)
    • The Richard A. Henson Hotel and Conference Center will be directly ahead
    • If facing the Richard A. Henson Hotel and Conference Center, Hazel Hall is to the left of the Center


    Click here for a PDF of the UMES campus parking map.


    Hotel Accommodations

    The Henson 

    30690 University Blvd South
    Princess Anne, MD 21853
    (410) 651-8100
    https://www.umes.edu/Henson/


    Room Rates

    The Henson is the hotel of choice for the 2019 Innovations in Teaching & Learning Conference.  The room block closed on May 5, 2019.  For questions about the hotel or room availability, please call The Henson at (410) 651-8100. Complimentary parking is available.

    Check-in time: 3:00 pm
    Check-out time: 12:00 pm


    Wireless Internet

    The UMES Guest network will be available throughout the conference to provide wireless access to university guests.  To access this wireless network, users should select the "UMES Guest" wireless network from the list of available wireless networks and then launch a Web browser. 

    Access

    Centrally located elevators, as well as stairwells, provide easy access to conference facilities. All floors and rooms are wheelchair accessible. 



    The Washington Inn & Tavern

    11784 Somerset Avenue  (map)
    Princess Anne, MD 21853
    (443) 399-3353
    https://www.washingtoninnandtavern.com/

    "In such a historic setting, this Inn is very much of the place as well as in it, unobtrusive, complimentary and unassuming. The food is honest, tasty and plentiful. Sourced as locally as possible and served without fuss and pretension."  Ian Fleming

      Room Rates

      For a description of the rooms and amenities or to book a room, please visit the Inn's website.  Rates include full breakfast, internet access, parking, and 24 hour coffee!

      The Inn is 0.5 miles from the Richard A. Henson Hotel and Conference Center.



      Hampton Inn and Suites 

      304 Prosperity Lane (map)
      Fruitland, MD 21826
      (410) 548-1282
      https://hamptoninn3.hilton.com/en/hotels/maryland/hampton-inn-and-suites-salisbury-fruitland-SBYFLHX/index.html


        Room Rates

        For a description of the rooms and amenities or to book a room, please visit the hotel's website.

        The Hampton Inn and Suites is 10.6 miles from the Richard A. Henson Hotel and Conference Center.