The Lehigh Microscopy School is located in Whitaker Lab on Lehigh's Asa Packer Campus.

The address for Whitaker Lab is: 5 E Packer Ave, Bethlehem, PA 18015

Philadelphia International AirportNewark Liberty International Airport, and John F. Kennedy International Airport are all within a two-hour radius of Lehigh's campus. You can also use the local airport, Lehigh Valley International Airport, to catch connecting flights to larger hubs.


  • Comfort Suites  ask for the Lehigh Microscopy School $89.00 per night
    120 W. Third Street, Bethlehem, PA 18015
    Phone: 610-882-9700
    King mini-suites and double mini-suites are available
    Cut-off date: TBD
    Please call the hotel directly and mention group block booking: Lehigh Microscopy School (Lehigh University).
    *Does not include tax
  • Campus Lodging $60.00 per night
    Farrington Square Residence Hall
    11 and 23 Asa Drive
    Bethlehem, PA 18015
    If you would prefer to stay on campus, please indicate during registration.

Farrington Square is an air-conditioned, apartment-style residence hall. Each apartment contains either three or four single bedrooms. You will share a living room, kitchen (no cooking utensils or dishes supplied- microwave and refrigerator are supplied), and bathroom with two or three other people. All linens and soap will be provided. Alarm clocks and lamps are not provided. If you would like to share an apartment with someone you know who is attending the course, please e-mail Carolyn Law with your request. Lodging is available before and after the courses end. Please note that there is a $30 administrative fee for any changes to your registration.

If you are staying at Farrington Square. You will be given a parking pass for a specific parking lot at Lehigh University. You must complete a Parking Permit Application and return it to Parking Services within three business days of your arrival.

If you have questions regarding where to park, please ask. Campus Police and the city of Bethlehem will ticket you.

Meals Plan - Price $380
To realize the full benefit of the course, it is desirable that participants have ample opportunity for an informal exchange of experience and opinions with each other and with the lecturers and instrument suppliers. Therefore, arrangements have been made to have all meals together. Breakfast will be served at 7:15 am, lunch will be served at noon, and dinner will be served at 5:00 pm. Snacks will be provided throughout the day. 

On Wednesday evening, a banquet starts at 5:30 pm with cocktails and hors d'oeuvres.

A handout describing the menu and locations for breakfast, lunch, and dinner will be given to you in your registration packet when you check in for course registration after you arrive at Lehigh.

If you have dietary restrictions, please notify Carolyn Law within three weeks of your arrival.

There is a $30 administrative fee for any changes to your registration after submission (addition or cancellation of meals or lodging).  Cancellations for meals cannot be made after May 20.