Venue

The Thompson Center

On the campus of the University of Nebraska–Omaha, the Thompson Center has become a highly-regarded conference center over the past 30 years. With 10,000 square feet of veresatile spaces, shaded, landscaped grounds, midtown location, advanced A/V capabilities, professional on-site staff and catering, the Urban Thinkers Campus will have an accommodating meeting place. Shuttle buses to the facility are available at many hotels.

Transportation

Carpool to the Campus with your peers using Metro! Rideshare or plan your bus route.

#2 BUS: stops every 15-20 minutes on Dodge Street, in front of the Barbara Weitz Community Engagement Center;
#11 BUS: passes close by on Leavenworth Street with a 15-minute walk through Elmwood Park to campus; or
#15/55 BUS: stops on Center Street— pick up a Maverick shuttle near 67th & Pine (to Dodge Campus) or Arena Lot 26 during Fall or Spring Semester (to Pacific or Dodge Campus).

Cycling and walking routes can be found using Google Maps. The nearest bike rack is located directly east of the entrance to the Thompson Center. Additional racks can be identified via this map of the Dodge Street campus.

Dedicated parking can be found immediately adjacent to the Thompson Center and is visually depicted in the attached parking pass. Please print and bring the permit if you intend to utilize the available parking. Should this lot be full, we are told guests may park in Lots F and G in addition to the church parking lot to the north. Click here to download parking map and information.

Shuttles to the Thompson Center are available from the Marriott Courtyard (Aksarben Place) and Element Hotel (Midtown Crossing); connect directly with the hotel to make arrangements.



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