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Technology and Human Flourishing
2012 Baylor Symposium on Faith and Culture
Travel Information and Hotel Accommodations
The conference will be held on the campus of Baylor University with most activities occurring at the Bill Daniel Student Center, which is located at the corner of South 5th Street and MP Daniel Esplanade. Please check in at the registration table in the second floor foyer. Some meals and plenary presentations will be held in the nearby Cashion Academic Center.
Designated visitor parking is available in the lot behind Bill Daniel Student Center and in front of the Cashion Academic Center. For a map of these and other parking lots, click here.
Waco, Texas is conveniently located in central Texas, approximately one hundred miles south of Dallas/Fort Worth and one hundred miles north of Austin. Interstate 35 runs through the center of Waco, and Baylor University is immediately east of the highway at either the University Parks or 4th/5th Street Exits.
When planning your travel, please keep in mind that, in addition to Waco Regional Airport (ACT), four airports in Dallas, Austin, and Killeen are within a two-hour or less drive to Waco via Interstate 35: Dallas Fort Worth International Airport (DFW), Dallas Love Field (DAL), Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (AUS), and Killeen-Fort Hood Regional Airport (GRK).
Shuttle Service from Dallas Airports to Waco
The Waco Streak provides scheduled airport shuttles to DFW and Love Field four times daily. For more information, call 800-460-0430 or visit www.waco-streak.com.
Transportation from other airports outside Waco will require a rental vehicle. Visitors arriving at Waco's airport should verify whether their hotels provide shuttle service to that airport.
Transportation during Conference
Some hotels provide shuttle service to and from Waco's airport. Please inquire and make arrangements with your hotel for pickup and dropoff in advance of your arrival and departure flights.
You also will need to make arrangements for travel between the campus and the hotels. If you will not have a vehicle, then please check whether your hotel offers shuttle service to and from campus.
Taxi and Rental Cars
The following taxi and rental car agencies serve Waco's airport. Please be sure to contact these companies in advance as availability is typically limited during conferences.
Information about some nearby hotels can be viewed in a separate document available at this hyperlink: BDSC 2012: Hotel List.
Other area hotels and information about travel to and within Waco can be found on the Waco Convention & Visitors Bureau web site: http://www.wacocvb.com/.
Contact us by telephone at 254-710-4805 or e-mail at IFL@baylor.edu.