Travel Info

Hotel Information for Schools


NISC is proud to offer 3 complimentary hotel rooms on Friday, Nov. 2 to the first 20 schools whose registrations are paid in full. You will be notified via email to confirm that you qualify for the rooms.


Reserve your rooms at the Hampton Inn and Suites
Group Code: NES
$99/night group rate for additional nights/rooms and non-qualifying schools
Group rate expires Oct. 2, 2018


Room Assignments


Only students of the same gender will be assigned rooms together. We will do our best to keep members of the same team together. However we reserve the right to add a same-gender member of a competing team to share a room. In this case, there will be no more than two students in the room.


Other Info:

  • Check-in: 2 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 2 (If you arrive early, the hotel can hold your luggage until your room is ready)
  • Continuous shuttles from the hotel to the Bryant campus will be provided
  • Hot breakfast included Saturday, Nov. 3 from 6 a.m. to 8 a.m.
  • Check-out: 12 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 3

Hampton Inn & Suites (2 miles from the Bryant campus)
945 Douglas Pike
Smithfield, RI 02917
(401) 232-9200


Hotel Information for Sponsors


We have reserved a block of rooms for Thursday, Nov. 1 and Friday, Nov. 2 at the Holiday Inn Express in Smithfield located just a mile down the road from the Bryant campus.


Holiday Inn Express & Suites Smithfield
1010 Douglas Pike
Smithfield, RI 02917
(401) 231-6300


Group Rate:

  • $119/night for Nov. 1
  • To reserve your rooms with the group rate, please call and say you are with the NISC 2018 group
  • Group rate expires Oct. 12, 2018



Nearby Airports:

  • T.F. Green Airport in Providence/Warwick – 23 minutes to Bryant and hotel
  • Logan International Airport in Boston – 1 hour, 12 minutes to Bryant and hotel

Ground Transportation:

Teams will need to arrange for ground transportation to and from the competition.

  • From T.F. Green Airport, there are taxis, rental cars, limousine and ride share services
  • From Logan International Airport, a rental car is the recommended economical means of travel to Smithfield for a small team

Parking and Campus Information




There is plenty of free parking available on campus in Lot D. Please download the parking pass, fill it out, print, and place on your dashboard.


Please review the campus map for locations of the event and parking.


Bryant University address:

1150 Douglas Pike
Smithfield, RI 02917