Food Aid Packaging Workshop Accommodations

Many hotels east Lansing, Okemos, and Lansing are close to campus and have prices within the government allowance. There are two provided hotel room blocks but many other hotels are available within 15 minutes of campus.

East Lansing Marriott at University Place 

300 MAC 
East Lansing, MI 48823 

Reservation Block link for March 2 through March 5, 2020
The block will "end" on February 11, 2020; however, if you prefer to stay here and it is after 2/11/20 please call the hotel directly (517-337-4440) and ask if there is still availability at the "MSU school of packaging US Food AID" rate; they may be able to still add you. 

$164.00 USD / night +parking


Kellogg Hotel & Conference Center 

55 South Harrison Road 
Michigan State University 
East Lansing, MI 48824-1022 
(Located on campus at Michigan State University) 

Reservation Block link for March 3 only and rooms are limited
$117.00 USD / night +parking for "deluxe king" or $138.00 USD / night +parking for Corner King

Directions for Reservation

▪ Go to
▪ Click on the “Reservations” link at the top of the page
▪ Select "Book Now Online" link
▪ Enter arrival, departure, rooms, and number of adults and children ▪ Select “More Options” and enter your Group Code: 2003PACKAG ▪ Click “Check Availability”; please note there are limited amount of room available at the Kellogg Center for this time frame and you may be able to join the wait list if you call the hotel. 

There are many other hotels in the greater East Lansing area; hotels in Okemos and Lansing are generally within a 15/20 minute drive to the MSU campus. 

The School of Packaging is Located at

448 Wilson Road
East Lansing, MI 48824

Parking is "pay by plate" in Ramp #5.


Flight and Airport Information

Lansing Capital City Airport: LAN; 15-20 minutes from campus

Detroit Metro: DTW; 90 minutes from campus, or take the Michigan Flyer bus system

Flint Bishop International Airport: FNT; 45 minutes from campus

Grand Rapids Gerald Ford International Airport: GRR; 45 minute drive from campus

All times are approximate driving times.