General Travel Information for CSI 2016

Registration for CSI 2015 will begin at 12:00 p.m. EDT, Sunday, June 12, 2016.

Session Scehdule
The opening session will begin at 2:00 p.m. EDT, Sunday, June 12, 2015.
The closing session will conclude by 12:30 p.m. EDT, Wednesday, June 15, 2015.

A complete session schedule will be posted in May, 2016.

Guests Arriving via Plane or Train from South Bend Regional Airport

Shuttle Service
Conn-Selmer Institute will provide shuttle service between the airport and Bethel College Sunday, June 12th and Wednesday, June 15th. If you require transportation before or after the hours of operation, you will be responsible for your own transportation.

Shuttle Schedule

Flight Options

Book your flight into South Bend  

Cab Services
Click here for a listing of local cab services. 

Guests Arriving via Plane from Midway or O'Hare Airports

Conn-Selmer will not be providing shuttle service from Midway or O'Hare Airports.

Travelers who choose to take the train to the South Bend Regional Airport from Chicago need to take the Blue Line to Millenium Station where they can then transfer to the South Shore Line into South Bend.

Train schedule from Millenium Station to the South Bend Regional Airport

Time Zone Alert:  Chicago is on Central Time and South Bend is on Eastern.  Make sure to factor the hour difference into your travel plans!

Guests Arriving via Personal Transportation

Bethel College is located at:
1001 Bethel Circle
Mishawaka, IN 46545 

View detailed driving instructions and maps 

Lodging Information

On-Campus Housing
Guests who wish to take advantage of on-campus housing need to make indicate that at the time of registration.  An automatic room fee of $99.00 will be added to the price of registration.

Off-Campus Housing
Conn-Selmer Institute has reserved a block of rooms for a discounted rate of $109.00 per night at the Hampton Inn in Mishawka, Indiana for guests who choose to stay off-campus.                                               

Shuttle service from the Hampton to Bethel College will run from 12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m., Sunday, June 12th, from 6:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m., Monday, June 13th through Tuesday, June 14th and from 6:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Wednesday, June 15th.     

Packing Suggestions

Weather:  Warm and Humid
Dress:  Business Casual
***Shoes: You will need a pair of closed toe and heel shoes for the factory tour.  
Any person without proper footware will not be allowed on the tour.

Items provided by Bethel College Dorm Services:
Bed Linens

General Information

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch an Dinner will be served in the Dining Commons.

Parking: There are no parking restrictions on the Bethel Campus unless otherwise marked.

Factory Tours:  Closed toe and heel shoes are required.  Due to extensive walking, comfortable shoes are also recommended.
***Please notify your tour guide if you have a pacemaker    

Questions:  If you have any questions or need any assistance throughout the event, the CSI Volunteer team is here to help.  Feel free to ask any of the personnel in the matching polo shirts for assistance at any time!