Hands-on Course in Tablet Technology

The University of Mississippi

Travel & Lodging


Participants are responsible for making their own air travel arrangements through the Memphis International Airport (MEM). Travel distance from Memphis International to the Ole Miss campus is approximately 75 miles (1 hour and 15 minute drive). Rental cars are available at the airport or a shuttle service provided by the University of Mississippi is available.

The cost of the shuttle is $135 round trip or $85 one-way. Shuttle reservations must be made and paid for in advance of travel by check (made payable to the University of Mississippi), Visa or MasterCard only. If you would like to use the shuttle service, please contact Drew Pruitt, Project Administrator at (662) 915-5132 or shuttle@olemiss.edu.

Shuttles will be confirmed via e-mail. Please meet your shuttle driver inside the airport and nearby Baggage Claim, Area B escalator.


Courtyard Marriott Hotel in Oxford, MississippiParticipants are responsible for making their own room reservations. Click here to reserve a room in the Tablet Course block at the Courtyard Marriott in Oxford. The Marriott is located adjacent to the University of Mississippi campus at 305 Jackson Avenue East. A block of rooms with reduced group rates are reserved for course participants. In the event of late registration, other local hotels or regularly-priced rooms at the Marriott may be available.

Reservations at the Marriott must be confirmed two weeks prior to the course to receive the reduced rates.

Reserve your room in the Tablet Course block at the Marriott here.


Special Accommodations:

Contact Ms. Deborah King for special needs such as sight, hearing or access at the course.

Email: debpking@olemiss.edu

Phone: (662) 915-7341

Fax: (662) 915-1177