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Driving and Parking Information

Directions to and parking at UW Tacoma

More transportation options

Lodging Information

Domestic (U.S.) MICCSR teams are responsible for making their own arrangements for lodging. Please do this as soon as possible. We recommend the following hotels in the vicinity of the UW Tacoma campus.

 Holiday Inn Express

 Courtyard by Marriot Tacoma Downtown

Hotel Murano


The nearest airport is the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport (SEA).  

Capital Aeroporter offers student discounts between SeaTac airport and UW Tacoma.  Book online in advance at  http://www.capair.com/discounts#.  

Other ground transportation options from SeaTac can be found here.
Sound Transit bus 574 goes regularly between SeaTac and downtown Tacoma. Schedules and fares are listed here
While in the Area

Some apps to help you navigate Seattle tourist destinations & transit:

There are multiple attractions within a 5-minute walk from campus or via the equally quick & free Link light rail.

Washington State History Museum
Museum of Glass
Tacoma Art Museum
LeMay: America's Car Museum
Other Tacoma area attractions