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We have reserved a block of rooms for attendees of the symposium at both the Comfort Suites (within walking distance of campus) and the Days Inn (2 miles from campus). To reserve rooms at the special discounted rate for the symposium, contact the hotels directly and mention Dickinson College, CSC Symposium. (The discounted room rate will  apply only through August 31.) The symposium will be held on the Dickinson College Campus.


Comfort Suites (within walking distance of campus) (

10 South Hanover Street

Carlisle, PA 17013

Phone: (800) 704-1188  or  (717) 960-1000

$99.00/night with Dickinson discount ($3.00/night parking)

Rooms available for October 5 & 6. (Because of the Carlisle car show that weekend, they are currently booked for Oct. 4th but you can ask if a room has opened up for the 4th when you call – they will honor the Dickinson discount a day before and after the symposium.


Days Inn Carlisle (2 miles from campus) (

101 Alexander Spring Road, I-81 Exit 45, Carlisle, PA 17015 US

$65.00 until August 31st

Mention Dickinson College Community Studies

Phone: 717-258-4147

Fax: 717-258-1207

Reservation: 888-606-7447

We will run a shuttle 3 times daily on Friday and Saturday in the morning, afternoon, and evening from the Days Inn to campus.


Great Camping nearby at Pine Grove Furnace State Park  (30 minutes from Carlisle)


For other nearby lodging possibilities see

Fairfield Inn & Suites

1528 Commerce Avenue

Carlisle, PA 17013

(717) 243-2080