Department of Mathematics and Philosophy

Association for Symbolic Logic

2018 North American Annual Meeting

May 16 - May 19, 2018

Western Illinois University • Macomb, Illinois

Local Accommodations


Hotels indicated with an * have rooms reserved for the ASL meeting. The number of rooms is limited and availability of rooms is not guaranteed, so please book early. All participants should mention the ASL conference when booking in order to receive the special pricing.

Note: Taxi service is limited in Macomb, and Uber/Lyft is non-existent.  Public transportation is free but not always convenient, so those coming without a car should keep in mind distance to the conference when selecting a hotel.

On Campus:

*University Union Hotel - (309) 298-1941.
Room rates range from $65 (+tax) to $125 (+tax)
Comments: Conveniently located, but a limited number of rooms.
Sold out.

*Olson Conference Center - (309) 298-3500.
Private dorm-style rooms - rates range from $20 (+tax) for single occupancy,
$15 (+tax) for double occupancy.   
Comments: Conveniently located, but more bare-bones than a hotel room.

In Macomb:

America's Best Value Inn
1414 West Jackson Street, Macomb, IL
(309) 833-4521
Comments: About a mile walk to the math department.

*Best Western Macomb Inn
1655 East Jackson Street, Macomb, IL
(309) 836-6700
Comments: Not within walking distance of the conference.
Special rate has ended.

*Hampton Inn and Suites
1631 East Jackson, Macomb, IL
(309) 837-6000
Comments: Not within walking distance of the conference.
Special rate has ended.

*Macomb Inn
1400 North Lafayette Street, Macomb, IL
(309) 833-5511
Comments: Not within walking distance of the conference.

*Quality Inn
1646 North Lafayette Street, Macomb, IL
(309) 837-2220
Comments: Not within walking distance of the conference.

*Super 8
313 University Avenue, Macomb, IL
(309) 836-8888
Comments: About a mile walk to the math department.
Special rate has ended.

Camping:

Argyle Lake State Park & Campgrounds
640 Argyle Park Road, Colchester, IL
(309) 776-3422

Spring Lake Park & Campgrounds
595 Spring Lake Road, Macomb, IL
(309) 833-2052

Donald S. Spencer Student Recreation Center:

The Rec Center is on the campus of Western Illinois University.  It is a short walking distance from the University Union and Morgan Hall.  The Rec Center will be open from 6:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. on Saturday and 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. on Sunday.  It is free of charge to conference participants if you bring your conference badge and a photo ID. Click to see what it has to offer.

Dining:

Macomb is the county seat for McDonough County, and has a quaint town square with unique local business and eateries. Restaurants you will find on and near the courthouse square are Chick's on the Square, Louie's Family Diner, The Old Dairy, Chubby's, Sullivan Taylor Coffeehouse, Magnolia's (open 5:00 pm-12:00 am Thursday-Saturday), The Sports Corner @ 124, Mediterranean Grill, and Gelsosomo's Pizzeria.

In addition to many fast food restaurants, other dining options in Macomb include Yummy Chen's (Asian), Hibachi Grill Buffet (Asian), Sesame Garden (Asian), Larry A's Pizza (Italian), Vitale's (Italian),  Diamond Dave's (Tex Mex), El Rancherito (Mexican), Pizza Hut, McAlister's Deli, Buffalo Wild Wings, Jackson Street Pub, Rocky's Bar & Grill, Max & Molly's, and Sunrise Family Restaurant. 

McDonough County Courthouse