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Florida International University

Miami, FL

The Focus on First Generation Students Conference will be held at Florida International University (FIU). A member of the State University System of Florida, FIU is an urban, multi-campus, public research university serving its students and the diverse population of South Florida. 

Hotel Information

Hyatt Place Miami Airport-West/Doral

3655 NW 82nd Avenue
Miami, Florida, United States, 33166

Hyatt Place Miami Airport-West/Doral, an experience that offers an array of services and features designed to meet the evolving needs of today’s travelers. Located in the heart of Doral and walking distance to eccentric restaurants, entertainment and shopping. Offering free Wi-Fi and shuttle rides to Miami International Airport.

For more information contact: Diana Canas

Hotel: (305) 718-8292 

Direct: (305) 503-1491 ext 5104

Fax: (305)718-8295




(with distances from Florida International University)

Miami International Airport (MIA) – 11.9 miles

Ground transportation (MIA)

Fort Lauderdale International Airport (FLL) – 38 miles

Ground transportation (FLL)


Driving Directions 


Driving Directions To Modesto A. Maidique Campus

11200 S.W. 8th Street Miami, Florida 33199

Driving Directions to Hotel 

3655 NW 82nd Avenue
Miami, Florida, United States, 33166




Complimentary event parking is available  in Parking Lot 3. Please use this link to register your car license plate PRIOR to the conference. (Required for complimentary parking.) There will be directional signs and volunteers to help guide you.

Event Parking Map