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

If there are no more rooms at the Penn Stater or you prefer to be on the Penn State campus, you can stay at the Nittany Lion Inn. There is a free PSU-operated shuttle that will transport you between the two hotels.

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

There are room blocks at the Penn Stater ($132 + tax/night, code is CATA20B) and The Nittany Lion Inn ($132 + tax/night, code is CATA20C). Room blocks expire on March 27, 2020.

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.