TMS Metallurgical and Materials Engineering Professional Engineer (PE) Licensing Exam Review Course

August 1–4, 2018 • Kimpton Hotel Monaco Pittsburgh • Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA


Course Location:
Kimpton Hotel Monaco Pittsburgh
620 William Penn Place
Phone: 412-471-1170
For Reservations: 1–800–546–7866
Visit the hotel website


A block of rooms has been reserved at the Kimpton Hotel Monaco Pittsburgh at a special rate for your convenience. Accommodations must be made by July 11, 2018.

Book Hotel

Hotel reservations may be made by clicking the button above and using Hotel Monaco’s online reservation system. Alternatively, you may call the hotel’s reservation line at 1–855–338–3837 and reference TMS.

Rate: $159/night for single or double occupancy, plus tax
Group code: "TMS"
Complimentary Wi-Fi is included for all registrants staying in the TMS room block at Hotel Monaco.

About the Hotel

Located in the heart of downtown Pittsburgh, the Kimpton Hotel Monaco Pittsburgh is a convenient walk away from many of the city’s attractions, including restaurants, shops, and the Cultural District. Hotel Monaco also offers a fully equipped fitness center, 24-hour room service, and a hosted evening wine hour in the lobby living room. The hotel’s restaurant, The Commoner, is open daily for breakfast, lunch, and dinner and offers American classics with a locally focused menu. Commoner Corner, open Monday through Friday for breakfast and lunch, offers both sit-down and grab-and-go meals.

For additional hotel information, visit the Hotel Monaco’s FAQ page.

Transportation Options

The Kimpton Hotel Monaco Pittsburgh is located 19 miles (approximately 25 minutes) from Pittsburgh International Airport (PIT). There are a number of transportation options to get to and from PIT, as well as for getting around Pittsburgh. Visit the hotel website for directions, or the VisitPittsburgh website for more information on transportation options—including taxi, shuttle, public bus or Uber/Lyft.

Parking Options

Valet parking is available for $36 overnight per night per car with in and out privileges at hotel. Partial day rates are also available:

0–2 hours: $15
2–4 hours: $20
4–12 hours: $28

Driving to Pittsburgh, PA?

This course is conveniently located within driving distance of most Mid-Atlantic and Midwest metropolitan areas.

Albany, NY
Baltimore, MD
Buffalo, NY
Chicago, IL
Cleveland, OH
Columbus, OH
Detroit, MI
Dover, DE
Indianapolis, IN
Lansing, MI
Louisville, KY
New York, NY
Philadelphia, PA
Richmond, VA
Washington, D.C.
Wheeling, WV
459 miles
248 miles
215 miles
460 miles
133 miles
185 miles
286 miles
328 miles
360 miles
350 miles
388 miles
371 miles
304 miles
344 miles
246 miles
59 miles
Drive Time:
7 hours
4 hours
3 hours
7 hours
2 hours
3 hours
4 hours
5 hours
5.5 hours
5 hours
6 hours
6 hours
4.5 hours
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1 hour

*Please note that mileage drive time may vary, depending on exact location and route.

Obtain a Travel Visa for a Conference Held in the United States

Visa Application Process
Meeting attendees from countries that require a visa to enter the United States are reminded that the process of obtaining a visa takes a minimum of three months. You are strongly encouraged to plan ahead and begin the application process early.

The U.S. State Department website includes visa information concerning temporary visitors to the United States that may be helpful to you.

Please note that the Department of Homeland Security is implementing the Electronic System for Travel Authorization, which is expected to be mandatory for Visa Waiver Program travelers. Complete information is available on the Visa Waiver Program page of the U.S. State Department website.

Request a Visa Letter

How to Request a Visa Letter
To request an official visa invitation letter for the TMS Metallurgical and Materials Engineering PE Licensing Exam Review Course, please choose a button below. If you need additional assistance, e-mail Diana Grady, TMS Customer & Administrative Services Specialist, or call at 1-724-776-9000, ext. 211.

Please note that this letter does not guarantee you will be granted a visa. TMS cannot send the letter to an embassy or consulate for you nor can we contact the embassy or consulate on your behalf. It is the sole responsibility of the attendee to obtain the necessary paperwork for entry to the U.S. It is crucial for the success of the application to apply at least three months in advance. TMS may contact program participants (abstract submitters) to follow-up on specific visa requirements and may provide customized letters and supporting documentation as needed. If you do not receive a timely response from TMS, please check your spam filter or junk e-mail folder for your letter.

For More Information

For more information about this meeting, please complete the meeting inquiry form or contact:

TMS Meeting Services
5700 Corporate Drive Suite 750
Pittsburgh, PA 15237
U.S. and Canada Only: 1-800-759-4867
Other Countries: 1-724-776-9000, ext. 241
Fax: 1-724-776-3770