University of Illinois at Chicago ( UIC )

The University of Illinois at Chicago is composed of both the prestigious Medical Campus, whose history dates back to the 19th century, and the Chicago Circle campus.  The latter opened originally in 1946 to educate returning veterans, known at that time as the Navy Pier campus.

Directions to the University of Illinois Chicago Campus:
To the West Side of Campus:
From the north
Take the Kennedy Expressway (I-90/94) to the Eisenhower Expressway (I-290) westbound and keep to the right; take the second exit from the Eisenhower Expressway, which is Ashland Avenue; take Ashland Avenue south to Taylor Street; then go west on Taylor Street to the campus.

From the west
Take the Eisenhower Expressway (I-290) to the Ashland Avenue exit; take Ashland Avenue south to Taylor Street; then go west on Taylor Street to the campus.

From the east
Take Harrison Street or Roosevelt Road west to Wood Street. If you take Harrison Street, go south on Wood Street to the campus, or from Roosevelt Road go north on Wood Street to the campus.

From the south
Take the Dan Ryan Expressway (I-90/94) and exit on Roosevelt Road (1200 south); go west on Roosevelt Road to Wood Street; then go north on Wood Street to the campus.

To the East Side of Campus:
from the north

Take the Kennedy Expressway (I-90/94) to the Eisenhower Expressway (I-290) westbound and keep to the right; take the first exit from the Eisenhower Expressway, which is Morgan Street; then take Morgan Street south one block to the campus

from the west
Take the (I-290) Eisenhower Expressway to the Racine Avenue exit; then go south to Harrison Street and east to the campus.

from the east
Take Harrison Street or Roosevelt Road; if you take Roosevelt Road, go west to Halsted Street and turn north to the campus.

from the south
Take the Dan Ryan Expressway (I-90/94) and exit on Roosevelt Road (1200 south); go west on Roosevelt Road to Halsted Street; then go north on Halsted Street to the campus.

Public Transportation:
Contact the
CTA for trains and buses,  PACE, and Metra.

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  • University of Illinois at Chicago ( UIC )
  • 601 S. Morgan Street
  • Chicago, IL 60607
  • 312-996-3456
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