DIRECTIONS

The James L. Allen Center is located on the western shores of Lake Michigan in the heart of Northwestern University's beautiful Evanston campus at 2169 Campus Drive, Evanston, IL 60208

General Directions & Maps

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Parking

Attendees can park in the Allen Center Lot.
If you are coming from the South on Sheridan Rd, make a right into the parking lot after passing the Kellogg School of Management, which will be on the right side of the road. Continue straight through the parking lot, down the hill, and through the stop sign. The Allen Center will be ahead and off to the left. Park in the lot directly in front of the Allen Center.

If you are coming from the North on Sheridan Rd. make a left into the parking lot 2.5 blocks after passing through the stoplight at Noyes St. Continue straight through the parking lot, down the hill, and through the stop sign. The Allen Center will be ahead and off to the left. Park in the lot directly in front of the Allen Center.

If the Allen Center lot is full, additional parking will be available back up the hill in the Jacobs Center lot closer to Sheridan Rd., which you passed through after turning off of Sheridan Rd.

Accomodations Info

Omni Orrington Hotel
1710 Orrington Ave.,
Evanston, IL 60201
(847) 866-8724

Best Western University Plaza
1501 Sherman Ave.,
Evanston, IL 60201
(847) 491-6400

Margarita European Inn
1566 Oak Ave.,
Evanston, IL 60201
(847) 869-2273

Hilton Garden Inn
1818 Maple Ave.,
Evanston, IL 60201
(847) 475-6400

Janetís Place B&B
935 Judson Ave.,
Evanston, IL 60202
(847) 328-8966

North Shore Doubletree Hotel
9599 Skokie Blvd.,
Skokie, IL 60077
(847) 679-7000