Eddie Campbell Daniel Clowes Will Eisner Joe Sacco Terry Zwigoff
1535 SW Archer Road
Gainesville, Florida 32608
1-800-824-5637 (Reservations)
352-371-3333 (local)
352-371-3712 (fax)

The University Centre Hotel is the 2002 site of the University of Florida Conference on Comics and Graphic Novels. Located on the southern edge of the UF campus, directly across from world renowned Shands Teaching Hospital, the hotel will be the setting for all the Conference panels and presentations.

Enjoy breakfast, lunch, and dinner in the Centre Court Cafe's atrium style atmosphere. Weekday Happy Hours at Shott's Pub are from 5:00-7:00 pm. The outdoor swimming pool and deck, gift shop, flower shop, covered parking and easy access to downtown Gainesville makes the University Centre Hotel an ideal setting for our Conference.

Conference Guests have a special $65 per night room rate, available until February 11th. After that date the special Conference rate may not be accessible, relative to hotel availability, so make your reservations as soon as possible. Reservations may be made by calling the hotel's toll-free number, 1-800-824-5637. Be sure to mention that you will be attending the UF Conference on Comics and Graphic Novels: The Will Eisner Symposium.

Directions from the Gainesville Regional Airport:

At the terminal exit, turn right onto SR22 (NE 39th Ave) and travel west to US 441 (NW 13th Street). Turn left onto US 441 and travel south past the University of Florida campus to Archer Road. Turn right traveling west for approximately 1/4 mile. The entrance to the University Center Hotel is on the left, directly across the street from Shands Hospital.

Directions from I-75 / Mile Marker 384:

Take exit 75/ mile marker 384 (Archer Road). Go east on Archer Road approximately 3 miles. The entrance to the University Center Hotel is on the right, directly across the street from Shands Hospital.