As you explore downtown Atlanta, you may overhear “I’m a Ramblin’ Wreck (from Georgia Tech)” buzzing through the streets. The famous fight song represents the student body of Georgia Institute of Technology. Located in the heart of midtown Atlanta, Georgia Tech is one of the top public universities in the United States. The distinguished polytechnic university is famous for its focus on technology, research, and innovation.
Competing within the National Collegiate Athletic Association Division I, the prominent academic university also boasts a renowned athletic program. From a fast-paced football game at Bobby Dodd Stadium to cheering on the Yellow Jackets basketball team at Hank McCamish Pavilion, a Georgia Tech sporting event is an exciting outing for all Atlanta visitors!
Overlooking Bobby Dodd Stadium, Crowne Plaza Atlanta Midtown hotel is the perfect place for Georgia Tech visitors to stay. Whether you are in town for a campus tour, parents weekend, or cheering on your favorite Yellow Jackets athletic team, you’ll find comfort in our midtown hotel located just steps from the beautiful Georgia Institute of Technology campus.
Georgia Tech University Quick Facts
- Approximate student enrollment is 21,471
- The university consists of two official mascots: Buzz, the Yellow Jacket, and the Ramblin' Wreck, a gold 1930 Ford Model A Sport coupe.
- Georgia Tech’s industrial engineering program has been ranked #1 for over two decades.
- The Tech is located at North Ave NW, Atlanta, GA 30332
- Black, Metallic Gold, Navy Blue, and Gold represent the official school colors.
Yellow Jackets Athletics
Don’t miss out on the action, head over to Bobby Dodd Stadium to cheer on the Georgia Tech football team! Whether you are an Atlanta native or visitor, you’ll love cheering on the Yellow Jackets alongside thousands of energetic football fans at the “Ramblin’ Wreck” stadium. Established in 1892, the legendary Georgia football program has won four national championships and fifteen conference titles. Today's Yellow Jacket football team is led by head coach Paul Johnson.
Planning on attending a football game at Bobby Dodd Stadium? We’ve got you covered! Our hotel is located just two blocks from the popular stadium, making it easy for our guests to attend a game. For fans looking to host an unforgettable tailgate party, Crowne Plaza Atlanta Midtown features an incredible SKY Room boasting unbeatable views of Bobby Dodd stadium.
From November through April, the energetic Yellow Jacket nation cheers for the Georgia Tech basketball team. Competing within the Atlantic Coast Conference since 1979, the Yellow Jackets basketball team has won three ACC Championships, played in the NCAA Tournament 16 times, and has made the Final Four twice. Lead by Coach Brian Gregory, the 2014-2015 men’s basketball team is celebrating their 100th season. Fans can enjoy cheering for the Yellow Jackets basketball team in the recently renovated Hank McCamish Pavilion.
Head over to Hank McCamish today and cheer for the Yellow Jackets basketball team:
Crowne Plaza Atlanta Midtown has a rich history of hosting a variety of NCAA sports teams and fans, so we know what it takes to put on unforgettable pre-game parties and provide our guests with an exceptional stay. We are proud to offer Georgia Tech rates starting at $109, deluxe accommodations and amenities, private pool suites, an outdoor swimming pool, on-site restaurant & bar, and much more! Whether you are in town to catch a Yellow Jacket sporting event, tour the famous polytechnic university, or move your student into school, you’ll find comfort in our Midtown Atlanta hotel located just two blocks from the Tech.