Media Credential Notice for 2004 Presidential & Vice Presidential Debates

Sep 23, 2004

Credentials will not be confirmed via phone or email.

The deadline for applying for media credentials has passed. In the case of last minute situations, there is limited capacity for credential changes on-site. Only full-time employees of news organizations are eligible, no stringers, freelancers, interns, students or family members will be credentialed. Media will be credentialed for only the media filing center.

Presidential Debate, University of Miami September 30, 2004

To obtain the credential, each individual is required to present a government issued photo ID. Credentials may be picked up at:

Founder’s Hall
1550 Brescia Drive (off of Red Road SW 57 Avenue)
Coral Gables, FL

Hours of Founder’s Hall, the credentialing center, are as follows:

Tuesday, September 28, 2004 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday, September 29, 2004 8:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Thursday, September 30, 2004 8:00 a.m. – 7:30 p.m.

If you have requested truck parking and completed your rate card transaction you must pick up your parking passes at the credential site in Founder’s Hall.

Passenger car parking for the University of Miami debate is available at the following lots on the University of Miami campus:

Lot 42 across form Ponce parking garage
Lot 43 across from Plumer Building, 5915 Ponce de Leon Boulevard
Comiche, 1540 Comiche Avenue

The Media Filing center is located in:

Wellness Center
1257 Dickenson Drive.

Hours of operations are as follows:

Monday, September 27, 2004 9:00 am – 10:00 pm
Tuesday, September 28, 2004 8:00 am – 10:00 pm
Wednesday, September 29, 2004 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Thursday, September 30, 2004 6:00 am – 2:00 am

Thank you for your interest in covering the debates.