Lodging and Transportation

SUNY Cortland is in the heart of central New York, in the beautiful Finger Lakes Region. Enjoy Cortland during the autumn foliage season. Cortland. It is close to Ithaca, NY, and is home to state parks, hiking trails, waterfalls, gorges, and vineyards.   It is close to Seneca Falls, home of the Women's Rights National Historical Park and Women's Hall of Fame, and Auburn, home of the Harriet Tubman Museum, and Fayetteville, home of the Matilda Joslyn Gage Foundation. Nearest airports are in Ithaca (20 miles) and Syracuse (40 miles).  The conference will be held on the college campus primarily in the Education Building, which has ample parking.   The conference site is accessible.

Hotel Information

Accommodations for October 22-24 are available at several hotels and close to SUNY Cortland's campus.  Conference attendees must make their own room reservations.   If you need assistance, please contact the conference organizers at the Girlhood Conference email.


Maps and Directions

Closest Airports

Syracuse Hancock airport, Syracuse (SYR), Ithaca Tompkins airport, Ithaca (ITH)

Taxi Service From Syracuse Airport

AAA University Taxi $75.00

140 Grant Blvd

Syracuse, NY 13206-2709

(315) 433-1000

Lanpher's Taxi 95.00-

128 Ball Cir

Syracuse, NY 13210-4208

(315) 492-6719

Taxi Service From Ithaca Airport

University Taxi (607)277-7777, $60.00 for one person, $5.00 each additional

Cayuga Taxi (607)277-TAXI (8294), $60.00 for one person, $5.00 each additional From Syracuse: AAA University Taxi (315)433-1000, $80.00

Shuttle Service

A limited shuttle service will be available during the conference to and from airports and to and from area hotels. Times TBA.

Car Rental




Free On Campus Parking

Link to campus map