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Directions

 

To MBRB (West campus):

900 South Ashland (entrance at 901 S Marshfield)
m/c 567
Chicago IL 60607
  • By Bus
    Use any of these bus lines: No. 7, Harrison Street; No. 12, Roosevelt Road; No. 37, Taylor Street; No. 48 or No. 50, Damen Avenue; or No. 9, Ashland Avenue.
  • By Elevated Subway Train
    The west side of UIC is served by two stops on the Douglas- Congress-O'Hare elevated-subway trains known as either Polk Street or Medical Center stops. The B train stop you would use is Polk Street and the A train stop is the Medical Center.
    • If you need more information about Chicago Transit Authority trains or buses, call the Regional Transit Authority Travel Information Department at 836-7000 or go to: www.transitchicago.com
  • By Commuter Train
    Burlington Northern Penn Central, Milwaukee Road, and some of Illinois Central Gulf trains arrive at Union Station, which is one mile north and east of the University. North Western trains arrive at the North Western Station, two blocks north of Union Station. Commuters to the campus from both stations may board the No. 60 bus (Blue Island-26th Street) at Clinton and Adams streets or at Clinton and Jackson streets. Some Illinois Central trains and all South Shore trains arrive at the Illinois Central Station at Randolph Street and Michigan Avenue. From that station, commuters may board west-bound Douglas-Congress- O'Hare A or B trains at the Dearborn and Randolph streets subway station. Rock Island commuter trains arrive at the LaSalle Street Station. Commuters may board west-bound Douglas-Congress-O'Hare A or B trains at the LaSalle Street Station.
  • By Car
    From the north, take the Kennedy Expressway to the Eisenhower Expressway west bound and keep to the right; take the second exit from the Eisenhower Expressway, which is Ashland Avenue; take Ashland Avenue south to Taylor Street; the MBRB is located at the corner of Ashland Avenue and Taylor Street. From the south, take the Dan Ryan Expressway and exit on Roosevelt Road (1200 south); go west on Roosevelt Road to Wood Street; then go north on Wood Street to the campus. From the west, take the Eisenhower Expressway to the Ashland Avenue exit; take Ashland Avenue south to Taylor Street; the MBRB is located on the corner of Ashland Avenue and Taylor Street. From the east, take Harrison Street or Roosevelt Road west to Wood Street. It you take Harrison Street, go south on Wood Street to the campus, or from Roosevelt Road go north on Wood Street to campus.

To SES and SEL (East campus):

845 and 840 West Taylor,
SES m/c: 606,
SEL m/c: 607
Chicago, IL 60607
  • By Bus
    Use any of these bus lines: No. 60 Blue Island-26th Street; No. 8, Halsted Street; No. 7, Harrison Street; No. 12, Roosevelt Road; or No. 37, Taylor Street. SEL and SES are across from one another on Taylor Street at Halsted. SEL is located behind the Engineering Research Facility (ERF) at 840 West Taylor Street.
  • By Elevated Subway Train
    The campus is served by what is known as the Halsted/University of Illinois stop on the route of the Douglas-Congress-O'Hare elevated-subway trains. You can take either an A or B train to the university stop (UIC/ Halsted). From the UIC/Halsted stop, exit through the east exit onto Halsted Street. Walk south on Halsted street to Taylor Street and go right (west) on Taylor Street. SEL and SES are across from one another on Taylor Street; SEL is on the south side of Taylor Street and SES is on the north side.
    • If you need more information about Chicago Transit Authority trains or buses, call the Regional Transit Authority Travel Information Department at 836-7000 or go to: www.transitchicago.com
  • By Commuter Train
    Burlington Northern Penn Central, Milwaukee Road, and some of the Illinois Central Gulf trains arrive at Union Station, which is one mile north and east of the University. North Western trains arrive at the North Western Station, two blocks north of Union Station. Commuters to the campus from both stations may board the No. 60 bus (Blue Island-26th Street) at Clinton and Adams streets or at Clinton and Jackson streets. Some Illinois Central trains and all South Shore trains arrive at the Illinois Central Station at Randolph Street and Michigan Avenue. From that station, commuters may board west-bound Douglas-Congress- O'Hare A or B trains at the Dearborn and Randolph streets subway station. Rock Island commuter trains arrive at the LaSalle Street Station. Commuters may board west-bound Douglas-Congress-O'Hare A or B trains at the LaSalle Street Station. Get off at the UIC/Halsted stop (follow directions above for getting from the UIC/Halsted stop to SES and SEL . For more information visit www.metrarail.com
    • UIC has a shuttle bus that operates between these stations and campus for a fee of $1.50 each way. Go to UIC Commuter Bus Schedules for more information.
  • By Car
    From the north, take the Kennedy Expressway south to the Dan Ryan and keep to the right; take the Taylor/Roosevelt Street exit. At the first stop light (Taylor Street), make a right (west), and the entrance to the nearest parking facility is immediately on the right after the exit light from the expressway.

Parking:

UIC's Parking Services website has lot locations and maps.