Housing for Summer 2020 will be in Magnolia Hall
We offer University Housing for our summer short course participants for $42/night plus 9.25% tax. Each participant will have their own bedroom with two twin XL beds. Each room has a private bathroom, mini-fridge, and microwave. Each floor has a communal kitchen and free washers and driers (but bring your own detergent!). Linens are NOT available and you will have to provide your own pillow, sheets (double bed), and towels.
Here is a video if you want to see the inside of the room. Parking will be available across the street- please let Dr. Vidoli know if you will need a parking permit. The address of Magnolia Hall is 2107 Andy Holt Ave, Knoxville, TN 37996.
We provide transportation from University housing to the course location. Magnolia Hall is walking distance to the University Commons which has a coffee shop, Publix, and restaurants. Please note- the Walmart is CLOSED. Participants pay upon checking into of the housing.
If University Housing is unavailable here is some hotel information to help plan your stay. Please note, the courses are held either at Strong Hall (1621 Cumberland Avenue) or at the UT Medical Campus (Alcoa Highway).
Here are downtown hotels are within walking distance to restaurants and offer a government rate. The Four Points Sheraton (Government Rate) and Crowne Plaza Downtown (Government Rate) are places we often recommend . Other options are listed below:
Holiday Inn Select Downtown
525 Henley St, Knoxville, TN
618 W Main Street
Knoxville, TN 37902 US
501 W Church Ave, Knoxville, TN
Marriott Hotels & Resorts: Knoxville Marriott
500 E Hill Ave, Knoxville, TN
There are also many options further west on Kingston Pike including the Courtyard Knoxville West/Bearden and Holiday Inn Express. Even further west near Cedar Bluff there are quite a few options but it would take about 25 minutes to get to and from the course in the morning and afternoon.