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General Information about the 2019 Capstone Student Investment Conference 

Registration

The individual registration fee to attend the full-day conference is $25 for students and $99 for professionals. The fee includes all handout materials, continental breakfast, refreshment breaks and lunch. Student group rates are available – please call Ashley at 205-348-8528 or e-mail hacoker@ccs.ua.edu for more information. Cancellations made by February 17, 2019 will receive a full refund. Those received after February 17, 2019 are subject to a 50% cancellation fee. The University of Alabama is committed to complying with the Americans with Disabilities Act. Please make your request for accommodation at least two weeks prior to the conference by emailing hacoker@ccs.ua.edu

Location and Lodging

The 2019 Capstone Student Investment Conference will be held at the Bryant Conference Center, a premier learning facility located on The University of Alabama campus in Tuscaloosa. Tuscaloosa has a number of hotels conveniently located near the conference venue. The following have agreed to offer CSIC group rates:

Hotel Capstone

320 Paul W Bryant Dr, Tuscaloosa, AL 35401

The Hotel Capstone, located on The University of Alabama campus, is the recommended conference hotel and is adjacent to the Bryant Conference Center. For information about the hotel and its amenities, please visit their website. A limited block of rooms has been reserved for conference participants at a discounted rate of $125 per night.

Reservations by Phone: 205-752-3200
Reservations Online: Hotel Capstone

Microtel Inn and Suites 

1417 Veterans Memorial Pkwy, Tuscaloosa, AL 35404

A block of rooms is available at the Microtel Inn and Suites, located less than two miles from the Bryant Conference Center. For more information on the hotel and its amenities, please visit the Microtel Tuscaloosa website. A limited block of rooms has been reserved at a discounted rate of $99+tax for a double. 

Reservations by Phone: 205-553-4095
Reservations Online: Tuscaloosa Microtel

 

Parking

From I-20/59, take the McFarland Boulevard/US 82 exit and proceed north to the University Boulevard interchange. Exit and turn right. Stay on University Boulevard down the hill and turn left on Second Avenue. The Bryant Conference Center will be on your right, but continue forward to the red light.  Once straight through the light, the parking at the baseball field is open parking.

You will receive a parking permit via email from our Registration Services department. Instructions for displaying the permit will be printed on the permit. If you do not receive your parking permit, please call 205-348-3000.

Transportation

From Birmingham Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport offers more than 120 daily flights to over 25 cities throughout the U.S., and all major airlines have connections to it. The airport is located approximately 60 miles (100 kilometers) east of Tuscaloosa. If conference participants choose to rent a car, the following companies offer rental cars at the airport: Alamo, AVIS, Budget, Dollar, Enterprise, Hertz and National. 

From Atlanta The Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport is approximately 200 miles (320 kilometers) east of Tuscaloosa. The drive time from Atlanta, Georgia to Tuscaloosa, Alabama is approximately three hours.