Travel & Logistics


You will be traveling to South Bend, Indiana.

If you are flying into South Bend:

Several major airlines service the South Bend Regional Airport. Cab service is available from the airport. It is a 10-15 minute drive that averages $15. Rental cars are also available at the airport; however a car will not be necessary as you are staying at the Fairfield Inn & Suites located within walking distance of the University campus. Listed below please find several companies you can contact to schedule transportation to the University campus. The fee will be your responsibility.

Eagle Cab   574-288-7777

ABC Cab     574-233-4000

Ambiance Limo   574-514-2265 (

Corporate Classic Limo   574-674-7100

First Class Limousine   574-257-4577

If you are flying into Chicago:

If you are flying into Chicago, United Limo/Coach USA has a regular schedule of buses from Chicago O'Hare and Chicago Midway that will bring you to South Bend Airport where you can take a cab to your hotel. For specific schedule information, you can reach United Limo/Coach USA at 800-248-8747 or 574-254-5000 or at

Parking & Directions

Please park in the Visitors Parking lot for the duration of the program unless you are parking at a nearby hotel. Click here for a basic map with the location of the Stayer Center and the C-1 parking lot.

Directions to the University campus can be found at the following site


Continental breakfast will be provided at the Fairfield Inn.  Lunch will be provided Monday through Friday and dinners will be provided Monday through Thursday of the program week. Please let us know of any dietary restrictions or allergies that need accommodation by indicating such on the Information Request Form.


Fairfield Inn & Suites

The program cost covers housing.  The room block covers check-in on September 14 to check-out on September 18. Room and tax charges will be paid for; however, all incidental charges (telephone, laundry, etc.) will be your personal responsibility. Check-in time for the hotel is 4:00 pm. They allow early arrival based upon availability, but if your room is not ready they will store your luggage until your room is available. 


Temperatures depend on time of year and the weather can be unpredictable, so be prepared for varying temperatures and a chance of rain/snow.

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Business casual attire is appropriate for all classroom sessions.  No jeans please. A sweater or light jacket is suitable in the classroom due to varying temperature preferences. You will be walking to various facilities on campus.  Please bring appropriate footwear for your comfort.

Internet Service

The Notre Dame guest wireless network is open to guests of the university, and does not require a username and password. To access the university network please connect to the following network: ND-guest.