Students: Free hotel accommodations available for bowl game

December 7, 2016 | UToday
By Staff



The University of Toledo Division of Advancement is offering free hotel accommodations to all UT students traveling to the Raycom Media Camellia Bowl to see the Rockets play the Appalachian State Mountaineers Saturday, Dec. 17, at 4:30 p.m. Central time at the Cramton Bowl in Montgomery, Ala.

Students will receive a hotel room at the Staybridge Suite Montgomery-EastChase (7800 EastChase Parkway, Montgomery, Ala., 36117, 334.277.9383) for the nights of Friday, Dec. 16, and/or Saturday, Dec. 17.

homepage bowl artCheck-in will be at 3 p.m. both days, and checkout will be at noon.

The Staybridge Suite Montgomery-EastChase offers a complimentary breakfast buffet from 6:30 to 10:30 a.m.

The reservation also includes free entry to the pre-game party hosted by the UT Alumni Association from 2 to 4 p.m. at a tent at Paterson Field, a baseball stadium located just outside of the Cramton Bowl (1215 Madison Ave., Montgomery, Ala., 36104, 334.240.4200). Registration is required to attend the free pre-game party.

Register here for the hotel accommodations and reservations for the Alumni Association’s free pre-game party.

Registration is only available online and must be completed by noon Friday, Dec. 9, to secure a room. The hotel will not offer this discount directly.

Three students are assigned to each hotel room. Those who wish to room with friends must enter their names on the registration page in the space provided. If this is not done, there is no guarantee they will room with them.

A liability waiver and student code of conduct must be completed during the registration process online. All trip participants will be required to show a valid Rocket ID upon check-in at the Staybridge Suite Montgomery-EastChase.

Incidentals are not covered by the UT Division of Advancement and must be paid for by each individual guest.

Students must make travel arrangements to Montgomery, to and from the bowl game, and purchase game tickets on their own.

Tickets are $10 for UT students limit one with ID for in-person sales only. Students also may purchase up to four $30 tickets for guests. A valid Rocket ID must be shown at time of purchase at the UT Athletic Ticket Office. The ticket office is open from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Students will receive their tickets at time of purchase; there will be no UT student will call at the stadium.