Winter CME - Hotel and Visitor Information

  • Hotel Information

    The InterContinental Kansas City at the Plaza, located at 401 Ward Parkway, Kansas City, Mo., 64112, was the official hotel for the 2013 Winter CME Update.

    Intercontinental HotelThe InterContinental hotel is located on the Country Club Plaza renowned for 15 blocks of world class shopping, fountains, Spanish architecture and restaurants. For more information go to

    Overnight self-parking was $7.50 per night. Complimentary guest room internet. Hotel shuttles were cancelled for this event, however, KCU offers free on-site parking.

    Please contact the Director of CME Brenda Chezek at 816-654-7352 with questions.

  • Campus Map & Tour

    We invite you to visit our campus and see what KCU has to offer.

    Campus Parking 

    Visitor Parking: See visitor-designated parking on the KCU campus (blue-highlighted parking). Visitors are not required to display a permit.

    Driving Directions to KCU

    Get directions from your location (Google maps)

    From the north:
    I-29/I-35 south
    Over the Christopher Bond Bridge 
    Take first left exit to the Paseo Blvd. 
    Turn left on Independence Ave. (24 Hwy) 
    Turn left on Woodland

    From the east: 
    I-70 west
    Take exit 3A (the Paseo exit—north)
    Turn right and go eight blocks (to the seventh stop light)
    Turn right on Independence Ave. (24 Hwy) 
    Turn left onto Woodland

    From the west:
    I-70 east
    Take exit 2H (24 Hwy East)
    Turn right onto Independence Ave. (24 Hwy)
    Take Independence Ave. to fourth stop light
    Turn left onto Woodland

    From the southwest:
    I-35 north or I-670 east
    Take I-70 east
    Move to the left lane immediately 
    Take 2N exit which is I-35 north
    Take 2H exit which is Admiral Blvd.
    Turn right on Admiral Blvd.
    Turn left onto Woodland