LDOE SSI Session 3 - Lafayette Venue & Logistics


LDOE School Support Institutes


Date and Time:  Thursday, January 25, 2024 (9:00am-3:00pm CST) 


Check-in: 8:30am


Location and Directions: University of Louisiana at Lafayette Student Union Building, 620 McKinely St, Lafayette, LA 70503



Parking Information:

  • Due to a large number of attendees, please park at Blackham Coliseum (2330 Johnson St, Lafayette, LA 70503). Click here for directions to the Blackham Coliseum.  
  • The morning shuttle service will run every 10-15 minutes from Blackham Coliseum from 7:30-9:30 a.m. in the morning from Blackham Coliseum to the Student Union Building. 
  • The shuttle will drop you off in front of the main entrance.  To find the LDOE SSI session registration tables, please enter through the left-side entrance of the building.  
  • The afternoon shuttle service will run from 2:30-4:00 p.m. in the afternoon from the Student Union Building to Blackham Coliseum.

 ULL Lafayette Blackham Coliseum Parking Map



Maps, Building, and Pathway Assignment: 

Campus Map

Building Map

*Note:  Some pathways have been split into two different rooms.

  • Observation and Feedback Magnolia, 2nd Floor, Rooms 210
  • Instructional Leadership Team
  1. Group 1 (Parishes A-R) - Helma Constantine, 2nd Floor, Room 209 A
  2. Group 2 (Parishes S-Z) - Bayou, 2nd Floor, 211
  • Teacher Collaboration - Louisiane, 2nd Floor, Room 219, Pass the bookstore, make a right, steps on the left
  • Pedagogy of Potential - Pelican, Rooms 207 
  • Literacy - River, 2nd Floor, Rooms 208



We suggest participants bring their own snacks and lunches or have food delivered. Food is also available for purchase at restaurants in the Student Union Building and other campus locations.  Please note that lunch will be 75mins. and staggered between groups.

Lunch Options


Lactation Room:

Inquire at the registration desk for the location.