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Northeastern Illinois University

5500 N. St. Louis Ave.
Chicago, IL 60625

Driving Directions

From the North
Take 41 south to I-94 east and exit at Peterson east (41B). Proceed on Peterson to Pulaski and turn right (south). Take Pulaski south to Bryn Mawr and turn left (east) to the campus.

From the Northwest
Take I-90 east to the Austin exit. At the stop sign, turn left and follow the street around to the light at Foster. Turn left (east) on Foster. Proceed on Foster past Pulaski and turn left onto the NEIU campus.

From the West
Take I-88 east to I-290 east, to I-94 west. Exit Peterson east (41B). Proceed on Peterson to Pulaski and turn right (south). Take Pulaski south to Bryn Mawr and turn left (east) to the campus.

From the South
Take I-94 west to Peterson and exit east. Proceed on Peterson to Pulaski and turn right (south). Take Pulaski to Bryn Mawr and turn left (east). Campus will be on your right.

Parking

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Enter the campus from the 3701 W. Bryn Mawr entrance.  Follow the signs to Building E (Recital Hall/Auditorium) and park in Parking Lot F.  Park only in BLUE spots. (Parking is also available in lots D, E or the parking garage next to the fine arts building.)

Parking in any lot is a $5 fee. The fee can be paid by app, website, or by calling an automated number (Link here). Note: the police adamantly enforce the parking, and it is a $50 ticket for failure to pay.

There is also limited street parking on Bryn Mawr by the Bohemian cemetery, or on the side streets (be sure to clearly check all street signs for regulations). 

From the parking lot, follow signs to Recital Hall (Building E), directly off of parking lot F. 

Campus and parking map 

 

Public Transit

By Bus and “L” from Chicago’s Loop:
Take the Ravenswood (Brown Line) train to Kimball, and transfer to the CTA bus going north on Kimball. Get off at Bryn Mawr and walk two blocks west.