We’re looking forward to welcoming you in person in Boulder for the Colorado WASH Symposium! You may find the information below helpful as you plan your stay in Boulder for the conference. 

Wednesday Evening Welcome Reception

For those of you who are joining us in person and arriving in Boulder on Wednesday, we are hosting a Wednesday night welcome reception for the first time this year. The event will be held 5-7 pm on March 6th at The Connection bowling alley at the University Memorial Center on CU Boulder's campus, located at 1669 Euclid Ave. Paid parking is available at the Euclid Parking garage and public transportation is available via the CU Boulder Buff Bus, Boulder buses (on the Transit app), or ride share.

Join us for refreshments and (optional) bowling to kick off this year's symposium! 


The Denver airport is located 38 miles from the conference venue. Uber and Lyft are readily available from the airport. There is also a bus from the airport to downtown Boulder. You can find the schedule and pickup/dropoff locations here. Tickets can be purchased on the RTD MyRide app and cost $10. 


There are many accommodation options within close proximity to the conference venue. The conference will be held at the Sustainability, Energy and Environment Community (SEEC) building located at 4001 Discovery Drive, Boulder, 80303. SEEC is approximately a 1.5-mile walk from downtown Boulder or can be reached by car (rental or Uber/Lyft), public transportation, or B-cycle electric bike share. If you have concerns about accessibility or anticipate needing assistance with your travel to the conference or stay in Boulder please contact washsymposium@colorado.edu and we will be happy to assist. 

The following is a list of CU Boulder’s preferred hotels:

  • Courtyard Marriott Boulder
  • Courtyard Marriott Boulder Broomfield
  • Embassy Suites by Hilton Boulder
  • Hilton Garden Inn Boulder
  • Holiday Inn Express Boulder
  • Homewood Suites by Hilton Boulder
  • Hotel Boulderado
  • Hyatt Place Boulder/Pearl Street
  • Marriott Boulder
  • Millennium Harvest House
  • Omni Interlocken Hotel
  • Residence Inn Boulder Canyon Boulevard
  • St. Julien Hotel and Spa
  • 471 Pearl E Circle, Boulder, CO 80301
  • 948 West Dillon Rd., Louisville, CO 80027
  • 2601 Canyon Boulevard, Boulder, CO 80302
  • 2701 Canyon Boulevard, Boulder, CO 80302
  • 4777 North Broadway, Boulder, CO 80304
  • 4950 Baseline Road, Boulder CO 80303
  • 2115  13 St., Boulder, CO 80302
  • 2280 Junction Pl., Boulder, CO 80301
  • 2260 Canyon Boulevard, Boulder, CO 80302
  • 1345 28th St. Boulder, CO, 80302
  • 500 Interlocken Boulevard, Broomfield, CO 80021
  • 2550 Canyon Boulevard, Boulder, CO 80302
  • 900 Walnut St., Boulder, CO 80302


Parking is available for purchase on this website. On the website, select “Other events” and then “CU Boulder 2024 WASH Symposium.” Enter the code CUWASH24. This permit allows you to park in lot 556 (see map below). If 556 is full, you can park in lots 544 or 550.


The University of Colorado Boulder is committed to providing equal access to individuals with disabilities. If you are planning to attend this event and require accessibility accommodations, please contact washsymposium@colorado.edu no later than 7 days before the event. We will make all reasonable efforts to fulfill requests submitted after the deadline.