Directions & Parking


Conference Schedule

Keynote Speaker

Workshop Descriptions

Fees & Payment

Registration Instructions

Directions & Parking






Conference Location

The WCTF Conference check-in, keynote, lunch, and workshop sessions will take place at a few different buildings on U-M Campus including Hill Auditorium, the Michigan League and the Modern Languages Building. Please view the Conference Schedule page for specific venue information.

The location for each workshop session will also be available on the Workshop Descriptions pages once it is finalized. You will receive a program when you check-in at the conference detailing the specific locations for each session.


Directions & Parking

Parking is available on Central Campus at the Palmer Commons structure located east of the League, off Washtenaw Avenue & Palmer Drive. A shuttle will run from the Palmer parking structure to the Michigan League from 6:00am-8:00am (round trip loop) as well as in the afternoon from 4:00-5:30pm (round trip loop). Parkers should pull a parking ticket upon entering the structure and pay the cashier upon exiting. The parking rate at the Palmer structure is $0.75 per half-hour. Click here for directions to the Palmer Commons parking structure, along with maps.

Blue & Gold AVI Parking is also available in the Fletcher Street parking structure (next to the Power Center and University Health Services) and in the Thayer Street structure across from the Modern Languages Building (MLB). Please arrive early because these parking structures will fill up quickly.

State Street Commuter Lot: Conference participants are also encouraged to use the free State Street Commuter Lot (bottom of map highlighted in purple) and take the AATA 36 bus which will bring you directly to Hill Auditorium and the Michigan League. Please allow an extra 15-20 minutes for travel time. The AATA buses are free to U-M personnel with an active MCard.


All U-M staff, faculty, students and the public, regardless of gender or ethnicity, are invited to attend this inclusive professional development event.

For additional information or inquiries regarding the annual WCTF career conference, please contact Janice Reuben at 734-764-6331, or the CEW office at 734-764-6005, or via email at If you need accommodations, please contact Janice Reuben at 734-764-6005 by February 23, 2018.

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Thank you for your continued support of the Women of Color Task Force, and the U-M CEW!


CEW extends special thanks to TIAA, our Platinum Plus corporate sponsor, for its generous support of the Women of Color Task Force Conference.