Lodging

Lodging for AP Summer Institute

All Advanced Placement Summer Institute participants have the option of staying in a hotel for the duration of their course. Please see below for discounted hotel rates at three different price points. Each reservation will include breakfast, parking, and free morning/afternoon transportation to and from Goucher's APSI on campus. You must register through the links below for the discounted rates. There are a limited number of rooms available, so please make your reservations soon.

Lunch is provided each day of the Institute by Bon Appétit. All other meals are the responsibility of the participants. A social event, with refreshments provided by the Institute, will be held each Thursday after class.

Please let us know if you have any questions.


Hotel Information

Best Western, $100/night

1100 Cromwell Bridge Road, Towson, MD 21286 USA
(410) 823-4410

Week 1 Booking: June 19-23 - must book by June 4 for discounted rate

Week 2 Booking: June 26-30 - must book directly withthe hotel at full price.  All discounted rooms have been reserved.

Week 3 Booking: July 10-14 - must book by June 25 for discounted rate

Rooms must be reserved through the links above for discounted rates*. Rooms are on a first come, first served basis!

*You will not receive the discounted rate if you book directly through the hotel.

”For travelers looking for hotels near Baltimore, the search is over. Our Towson hotel delivers a great location, competitive rates and the friendliest service in town. With a convenient location, we're a favorite destination for reunions and corporate travel. The universities and various sports tournaments, including baseball, are all located near our property, making it easy for guests to commute and save time.

Hotels in Towson are close to Baltimore area events, too. Tourism of the Baltimore area is what's on the agenda for many of our Towson hotel guests, and it's a breeze to do from this location. In fact, Baltimore tourism and tour groups leave from this area, so there's no worry about dealing with commuting or driving during rush hour in the city.

Towson, MD hotels are near Preakness, and we make it simple for travelers to visit attractions or make it to business meetings. At our Towson hotel, we're a home away from home for employees of John Hopkins University and Hospital, GBMC Medical Center, Good Samaritan Hospital, the District Court of Maryland, and Black and Decker. The University of Towson, Goucher College, Loyola University MD, and Morgan State University are all nearby. The MD State Fairgrounds are also just minutes away for our Towson hotel guests.

We boast a suburban feel close to an urban area, with free parking and an outdoor pool. The on-site restaurant and bar dishes up delectable fare, so you don't have to go far for a great meal. For businesses or special events, take advantage of our large ballroom area, flexible meeting spaces, experienced staff and even a wedding liaison.”

Amenities include:

  • High Speed Internet
  • Complimentary Breakfast
  • Pool
  • Fitness center
  • Restaurant onsite
  • Room service
  • Eco-friendly

Sheraton, $119/night

903 Dulaney Valley Rd, Towson, MD 21204
(410) 321-7400

Week 1 Booking: June 19-23 - must book by May 17 for discounted rate

Week 2 Booking: June 26-30 - must book directly withthe hotel at full price.  All discounted rooms have been reserved.

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Week 3 Booking: July 10-14 - must book by June 7 for discounted rate

Rooms must be reserved through the links above for discounted rates*. Rooms are on a first come, first served basis!

*You will not receive the discounted rate if you book directly through the hotel.

"At the Sheraton Baltimore North Hotel, we take quality seriously. Offering timeless elegance, earnest smiles and the convenience you deserve, let us pamper you with great service and thoughtful amenities like our famous Sheraton Sweet Sleeper Bed, complimentary high speed wireless internet, Link@Sheraton with wireless internet access, flat panel televisions and computer terminals. Other amenities include a state of the art fitness center, car rental service, complimentary valet parking, heated pool and hot tub, Rain 903 restaurant and bar open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

We are centrally located in Towson, with easy access to I-95, I-83 and I-695 and within walking distance to Goucher College, local restaurants and to Towson Town Center Mall. Other attractions within a 15 minute drive include Baltimore Inner Harbor, Baltimore Aquarium and Camden Yards, home of the Baltimore Orioles."

Amenities include:

  • 283 non-smoking guest rooms
  • Complimentary in-room wireless internet access
  • Complimentary wireless internet in common areas of the hotel
  • Handicapped accessible
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Sheraton Sweet Sleeper beds
  • In-room coffee featuring Starbucks Coffee
  • Complimentary shuttle service
  • Pet friendly (no fee)
  • State-of-the-art fitness center
  • Pay-per-view movie channels
  • Guest laundry facilities available 24 hours
  • Covered parking ($9/night)
  • Same day valet service (Monday - Thursday)  

Breakfast, parking, and transportation to and from Goucher College are included.


Lord Baltimore, $139/night

20 West Baltimore Street, Batlimore, MD 21201 
(855) 539-1928

Weeks 1-3 Booking (RATE CODE: GOUC)

Rooms must be reserved by the Sunday before class begins through the link above for discounted rates*. Rooms are on a first come, first served basis!

*You will not receive the discounted rate if you book directly through the hotel.

"The Lord Baltimore Hotel is located 10 miles from BWI Airport, 3 blocks from the Inner Harbor and 14 miles from Goucher College. The hotel will be completely renovated as of April 1, 2014 which includes all guestrooms, corridors, meeting space, public space, restaurants, elevators and health club. The historic hotel opened in 1928 and coupled with the renovation will make Lord Baltimore Hotel the oldest operating hotel with the newest product in Baltimore."

Amenities include:

  • 440 non-smoking guest rooms and suites
  • Handicapped accessible
  • Complimentary wireless internet access in guest rooms and throughout hotel
  • 24-hour fitness center
  • 24-hour business center
  • Self-serve and valet laundry service available
  • Language spoken: English, Spanish

Parking and transportation to and from Goucher College are included.


AP Summer Institute Contact Information:

Shelley Johnson or Barbara Bisset
Co-Directors of the Advanced Placement Summer Institute
Goucher College
410.337.6200 or 800.697.4646
shelley.johnson@goucher.edu
barbara.bisset@goucher.edu