Travel and Baylor Info

Hotels

We have reserved rooms at the following 2 hotels. Please book early as there is an Iron Man competition that weekend and hotels are booking fast.

Comfort Suites
2700 La Salle
Waco, TX 76706

To make a reservation call 254.537.0413 and reference Baylor MUN to secure the conference rate of $189.00 plus applicable taxes. (2 queen beds, suite) Deadline for reservations at this rate is September 26, 2018.

Home 2 Suites by Hilton
2500 Bagby Ave.
Waco, TX 76706

To make a reservation call 254.752.4400 and reference Baylor Model U.N. to secure the conference rate of $114.00 plus applicable taxes. (1 king bed, 1 sleeper sofa, suite) Deadline for reservations at this rate is September 26, 2018.

Be sure to have your school's tax exempt form with you to avoid state taxes.

 

Directions to the Conference, located in the Draper building:

Directions from points SOUTH:

  • Take the 17th/18th Streets exit of I-35.
  • Stay on the frontage road, eventually making your way into the right lane.
  • After approximately 1 mile, you will come to 8th street (just past the LaQuinta hotel).
  • Make a right onto 8th Street (Pizza Hut will be on your right just after you turn). From 8th street, make a left onto MP Daniel (first street you will come to).
  • From MP Daniel, take the first right onto 7th street.
  • Draper Hall is accessible from the left side of 7th street past Pat Neff Hall (the gold domed building).
  • Draper will be the long brick building located across the lawn that runs parallel to 7th street.

Directions from points NORTH:

  • Take I-35 to Exit 335 A.
  • Stay on the frontage road, making your way into the left hand lane.
  • Make a left onto 4th Street, driving under the interstate.
  • From 4th Street, take a right onto Dutton Avenue, and from Dutton, continue until the street merges onto 8th Street on the left.
  • From 8th street, make a left onto MP Daniel (first street you will come to).
  • From MP Daniel, take the first right onto 7th street.
  • Draper Hall is accessible from the left side of 7th street past Pat Neff Hall (the gold domed building).
  • Draper will be the long brick building located across the lawn that runs parallel to 7th street.

For parking from all points:

  • Keep traveling on 7th street through intersections at Speight, and James.
  • Turn left onto the third street you come to -- Bagby.
  • On your left will be a large parking lot behind the 7th and James Baptist Church.
  • You may park there, in the lot to the side of the Church (marked faculty lot), or across James street in the lots behind the Tidwell Bible Building (it's the very tall building). A detailed map is provided below.
  • Opening and closing sessions will be held in the Miller Chapel, which is in the Tidwell Building.

 

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