Transportation & Venues

Transportation & Venues

Transportation Options

Below are several transportation options whether you’re flying in from out of town, driving from a nearby city, or just needing a way around for sightseeing, transportation options are limitless.

Sisters should make reservations to fly into the Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (HJAIA), which is approximately 1 hour and 30 minutes from the hotel and convention venue.

To get to and from the hotel, a shuttle is available for pre-booked service for $34 with the discount code DPLSIN. You must book the shuttle between the reservation window of June 4 – June 25 11:59pm EST. Therefore, you must book BOTH your trip from Atl-Athens AND Athens-ATL if you are planning to get on the shuttle round trip.

 Register for the shuttle here>> 




As Athens and the surrounding cities offer many exciting activities, you can book daily transportation through Lyft, Uber or catch the Athens Transit for $1.75.

Click here for Athens Transit times>> 


Recommended Hotel


Holiday Inn-Athens at 197 East Broad Street, Athens, GA 30601


A group room block has been reserved We highly encourage all the attendees to book your rooms at this hotel to get the full experience of the 3-day convention.


Booking a Room

Please call the hotel at 706-549-4433 to make room reservation by July 12, 2018. After this date, they will only take reservations based on space availability.

  • The group name is under Delta Phi Lambda or DPL.
  • Rates are $102/night plus tax



  • Free Parking
  • Wi-Fi
  • On-Site 24/hour Business Center
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Cocktail Lounge
  • Fitness Center

Convention Venues

The National Convention will be held in Athens, Georgia on the University of Georgia’s campus, steps from it all – dining, shopping, nightlife and so much more.

Meeting Rooms
All meeting sessions will be held on The University of Georgia campus at the UGA Miller Learning Center at 48 Baxter St, Athens, GA 30602. Specific room assignments can be found on the “Schedule & Programs” page.

The Banquet will be held at The University of Georgia Center for Continuing Education & Hotel (“The Georgia Center”) at 1197 S Lumpkin St, Athens, GA 30602. Free parking will be available nearby during the night of Banquet.

Stroll Competition
This year’s stroll competition will be held outside on the Tate Stage/Plaza located near the UGA Bookstore at 40 Baxter St, Athens, GA 30602