Travel Information for Women’s Hackathon at USC


Group Hotel Info

Radisson Hotel Los Angeles Midtown at USC (8 minute walk)

3540 South Figueroa Street
Los Angeles, CA 90007 USA

Group Rate: $159 + tax

Make reservations by calling (800) 333-3333 and mention “Women’s Hackathon

Other Hotels Nearby:

Vagabond Inn Los Angeles at USC (13 min walk)

3101 S Figueroa Street, Los Angeles, CA 90007
(213) 746-1531

starting at: $176/night


Ginosi FiGaro Suites (11 min drive)

‪1360 South Figueroa Street, Los Angeles, CA, 90015

‏‎(800) 491-6126‎‬

starting at: $99/night


Downtown LA Live Suites (12 min drive)

1361 S Flower Street, Los Angeles, CA 90015

(818) 641-1564

starting at: $99/night


Ramada Los Angeles/Downtown West (13 min drive)

1901 W Olympic Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90006

(213) 385-7141

starting at: $142/night


Transportation to USC

There are a number of ways to travel to USC via public transportation. You can travel by train using the Metro Expo Line — with stops at Expo/Vermont station, Expo Park/USC station, and Jefferson/USC station. The Expo Line connects the Westside by rail to Downtown LA, Hollywood, the South Bay, Long Beach, Pasadena and dozens of points in between. USC is also easily visited using the Metro Bus.

For your best route or more information, check the Metro Trip Planner or call (323) 446-3876.

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Driving Directions to USC 

For maps and directions to campus, visit the University Park Campus Map & Driving Directions page.

Suggested Parking on USC Campus: We suggest you park at the Vermont Street Parking Plaza (PSA) when you come to campus for the event. To come from the Radisson hotel make a left to come down Jefferson Blvd toward the University. Make another left on Vermont Ave. Then turn left at the first light to enter Gate 6 at 36th. PSA is open Monday to Friday, 6 a.m. – 10 p.m.

For the weekend, enter at the Jefferson Boulevard Entrance at McClintock Avenue (Gate 5), open 24 hours per day, 7 days per week. From this entrance drive down McClintock to Parking Plaza A on the southwest corner of McClintock and Downey Way.

Parking on campus is $12 a day.

From Parking (PSA) to Wallis Annenberg Hall (ANN) 

Exit the northeast corner of PSA and walk North on McClintock Ave. Take a right on Childs Way and pass the Cromwell Track Field on the left. Turn right on Watt Way and the ANN building is on the left.

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