Location

All Pittsburgh courses will be held in July at:

LaRoche College
9000 Babcock Blvd.
Pittsburgh, PA 15237           http://www.laroche.edu/about-La-Roche/directions.asp

MAPS are below.

All Michigan courses will be held in August at:

Orchard Lake Schools
3535 Indian Trail
Orchard Lake, MI 48324        http://www.orchardlakeschools.com/

CLASSROOMS at La Roche College

Classrooms have comfortable student seating and utilize “Smart” technology to bring you a state-of-the-art learning experience which you can see here.

DORMITORY ROOMS at La Roche College

Steps away from the classroom building is the dormitory seen here. Air-conditioned, convenient, and modern, each room has its own bath. Refrigerator, microwave, and bed and bath linens are furnished. The dorm package is for five nights, Sunday afternoon through Friday afternoon and also includes all cafeteria meals from Sunday evening through Friday lunch.

A double room dorm package, priced per person for the above amenities, allows two people to share a room which includes two twin beds, two dressers, two closets, and one bathroom, one refrigerator, and one microwave.

A private room dorm package including the above amenities and meals for one person in a dorm room with its own bathroom.

DORMITORY ROOMS at Orchard Lake Schools, Michigan

The dorm package is for five nights, Sunday afternoon through Friday afternoon and includes all cafeteria meals from Sunday evening through Friday lunch.

A double room dorm package, priced per person, allows two people to share the same dorm room. Each will have his or her own single bed. A vanity sink is in the room. The shower and toilet are shared with the neighboring room.

A private room package includes a room with twin bed and vanity sink. The shower and toilet are shared with the next-door room.

CAFETERIA

Meals are served in an all-you-can-eat buffet style for breakfast, lunch and dinner. They are included in the price of the dorm. For commuters, you may pay for each meal at the door.

HOTELS near Orchard Lake, Michigan You may use an online travel service to find a suitable hotel near 3535 Indian Trail, Orchard Lake, MI 48324. Some of the closest hotels are in Waterford and West Bloomfield, MI. There is a Marriott about 7 miles away: Auburn Hills Marriott at Centerpoint, 3600 Centerpoint Parkway, Pontiac, MI 48341.

ORCHARD LAKE MAP:

Banquet Room (Sunday night) is 23, Dining Hall 15, Dorm is 16A, Polish Mission is 11.

Dining Hall (Registration location) is no. 15, Dorm is 16A, Polish Mission is 11.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Overall view from Duncan Avenue (foreground) looking north. Below is the view looking east from Babcock Blvd.

Lectures are held in the "Classes" building

Registration is held Sunday 3 pm to 5 pm in the Dorm.

HOTELS near La Roche College

For those who wish to stay at a hotel, the nearest hotel is about one mile away: Home2Suites by Hilton, 8630 Duncan Avenue, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15237 was built in 2013. Use Group Code “GIB” to receive discount of $99 per night (normally $149). They have only king-bed studio suites with sleeper sofas. Kitchens have apartment sized refridgerator, microwave and dishwasher along with cooking utensils, etc. Although close to La Roche College, the area is not entirely pedestrian-friendly. There is a shuttle by request for trips within 5 miles, complimentary wireless internet, free breakfast, and an indoor heated saline swimming pool. There is no restaurant on premises.

Three miles from campus is LaQuinta Inn, Pittsburgh North, 4859 McKnight Rd., Pittsburgh, PA 15237. Formerly this was a Holiday Inn. As such it had mixed reviews.

Econolodge, 105 V.I.P. Drive, Wexford, PA 15090 is reasonably priced and about 7 miles from campus. It has earned the Choice Gold Hospitality Award given to the top 10% of Choice brand hotels.

Other choices are available both on McKnight Road south of the campus nearer the city of Pittsburgh and north of the campus in Cranberry Township, PA.