Venue and Lodging

The Conference Hotel

Catalyst will be held at the Penn Stater Conference Center Hotel in State College, PA.

Penn Stater
215 Innovation Boulevard
State College, PA 16803
800.233.7505

There is a discounted room block at the Penn Stater ($132 + tax/night, code is CATA20B). To receive the room block rate, reservations must be made via phone by March 27, 2020.

The Nittany Lion Inn
200 W Park Ave,
State College, PA 16803
814.865.8500

If you prefer to be on the Penn State campus, there is a discounted room block ($132 + tax/night, code is CATA20C) for the Nittany Lion Inn.  To receive the room block rate, reservations must be made via phone by March 27, 2020.There is a free PSU-operated shuttle that will transport you between the two hotels.

Hyatt Place State College
219 West Beaver Avenue
State College, PA 16801
888.492.8847

Do you want to stay in downtown State College? We have a limited number of discounted rooms available at the Hyatt Place ($119 + tax/night, code is G-ECCO ). The hotel has a free shuttle that will transport you to the Penn Stater.

If you prefer to stay at other hotels in the area, there are plenty of choices. Please visit the visitor’s bureau for lodging options. Due to the location of the Penn Stater, a vehicle is recommended if staying at other hotels.

Getting Around Town

The Penn Stater is only 10 minutes from the University Park Airport (SCE). Rental cars and taxis are available. To arrange for free shuttle service to the Penn Stater from the airport, call 800.233.7505 before your flight. Other hotels also provide shuttle service. Downtown State College offers a variety of restaurants and shops that are just minutes from the Penn Stater. For information on visiting the area, check out the Central Pennsylvania Convention & Visitors Bureau.