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    VISITOR RESOURCES
    Welcome to the IUHoosiers.com Travel Center!
    Whether you're making your first visit to campus or returning after a few years, we extend a hearty welcome and invite you to use this Travel Center for information and assistance.


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    Travel by car
    When travelling to Indiana University, be aware of the major 45/46 Bypass construction project taking place in Bloomington. Stay informed of current traffic developments as they happen by following IUTrafficon Twitter.

    From the North (Indianapolis):
    Take State Road 37 approximately 50 miles to the first Bloomington exit (Walnut St. / College Ave.). Take College Ave. south through seven stoplights to Kirkwood Ave. Turn left and continue until Kirkwood Ave. ends at Indiana Ave. Carmichael Center will be on your right, and the Visitor Information Center will be on the first floor. Enter from the East (Indiana Ave.) side of the building.

    From the West (Terre Haute):
    Take State Road 46 into Bloomington. At the intersection of SR 46/45 and College Ave. / Walnut Street, turn right. Take College Ave. south through five stoplights to Kirkwood Ave. Turn left and continue until Kirkwood Ave. ends at Indiana Ave. Carmichael Center will be on your right, and the Visitor Information Center will be on the first floor. Enter from the East (Indiana Ave.) side of the building.

    From the South:
    Take State Road 37 north to the 3rd St. exit for Bloomington. Turn right onto 3rd St. and follow it downtown. Third St. will turn into 5th St., and then into Kirkwood Ave. Continue until Kirkwood Ave. ends at Indiana Ave. Carmichael Center will be on your right, and the Visitor Information Center will be on the first floor. Enter from the East (Indiana Ave.) side of the building.

    From the East (Cincinnati):
    Take State Road 46 into Bloomington, where SR 46 becomes E. 3rd St. Continue straight on E. 3rd St., and you will pass by campus on your right. Turn right at the stoplight for Indiana Ave. Drive two blocks to Kirkwood Ave. Carmichael Center will be on your left, and the Visitor Information Center will be on the first floor. Enter from the East (Indiana Ave.) side of the building.



    Holiday Inn Bloomington
    1710 N. Kinser Pike
    Bloomington, IN 47404
    (812) 334-3252
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    Holiday Inn Express Hotel and Suites
    117 S. Franklin Road
    Bloomington, IN 47404
    (812) 334-8800
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    Indiana Memorial Union
    Biddle Hotel and Conference Center

    900 E. Seventh St.Bloomington, IN 47405
    Toll-free reservations: (800) 209-8145
    Main IMU Switchboard: (812) 856-6381
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    The Indianapolis International Airport is located approximately 50 miles north of Bloomington.

    Bloomington Shuttle Service and Star of America Shuttle Service offer round-trip transportation between Indianapolis International Airport and Bloomington seven days a week, several times a day. The following limousine services also offer round-trip transportation between the airport and Bloomington:


    Bloomington's unique college-town atmosphere means that there is no shortage of variety when it comes to restaurants! Enjoy midwestern cuisine using locally-grown produce and meats or try something ethnic. African, Asian, Irish, Italian, Mediterranean, Mexican, Moroccan, Tibetan, Thai, Turkish - you name it, Bloomington's got it.

    Dining in the Indiana Memorial Union

    Bloomington Convention & Visitors Bureau Dining Guide

    Bloomington Independent Restaurant Association


    For general information about Indiana University, consult the IU Bloomington A-Z Big Listof departments, offices, and organizations.

    For specific informationabout visiting the Bloomington campus use the following methods to contact IU's friendly and helpful staff:

    E-mail: iuvis@indiana.edu
    Phone: (812) 856-GOIU (4648)
    Address: IU Visitor Information Center
    Carmichael Center, Suite 104
    530 E. Kirkwood Avenue
    Bloomington, IN 47408
    Hours: Monday-Friday - 9:30-5:30
    Saturday - 10:00-4:00
    Sunday - Noon-3:00

    For additional information, visit the IU Visitor Information Center


    Panera Bread - Official Catering Partner of IU Athletics

    Located just 5 minutes from, IU Memorial Stadium, Panera Bread Catering is here to provide your team with quality, customized meals during your visit to Indiana University! Panera Bread is IU Sports' preferred catering partner, and is excited to be working with our own coaches and athletes on their nutritional needs. Panera welcomes incoming teams and will deliver conveniently to the airport, your hotel, bus, practice field or the stadium. Our catering team will help you tackle any event, big or small, with a winning combination of sandwiches, salads, soups and customizable meals.

    Whether refueling pre- or post-game, you can count on Panera Catering for your team's catering and delivery needs.

    For group orders or proposals contact:

    Karen Leone, Regional Catering Sales Manager
    Indianapolis metro area & suburbs l Bloomington l Terre Haute l Columbus
    Karen.leone@panerabread.com
    (317) 440-5888

    Rachel Bollero, Bloomington Cafe Catering Coordinator
    Panera Bread - Bloomington
    2 South College Mall Road Bloomington, IN 47401
    Cafe: (812) 335-9785
    Rachel.bollero@panerabread.com
    Cafe1072@panerabread.com

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