Capitol Hill Day

Background information about Capitol Hill Day, including position papers for 2013 and previous years, is here.

If you plan to attend Capitol Hill Day 2013, please register using the annual conference registration procedure. There is no cost to attend Capitol Hill Day, but we need your contact information in order to send specific alerts.

Visiting Congress

Please schedule visits with your members of Congress well in advance. Check out the AAUP "Online Advocacy Center" for tips about setting up your visit. If there is an active AAUP state conference in your state, the conference may be planning a visit, so check there first. (See a list of state conferences at

Logistical Information

Information and Map of Capitol Hill

Getting to Capitol Hill

Using the Metro is highly recommended, as parking in the area is extremely limited.

To get to the House Side (south side of the Capitol): Take the Metro's Blue Line or Orange Line to the Capitol South station. The Capitol South Metro elevator is on the Northwest corner of 1st Street SE and D Street SE. 
To get to the Senate Side (north side of the Capitol): Take the Metro's Red Line to the Union Station stop.The Union Station Metro elevator is between the Amtrak station and mezzanine on 1st Street NW at the Amtrak Station entrance.