Drive to the intersection of Sheridan Road and Lincoln Avenue (see Google map), located at the northern end of the Northwestern campus in Evanston, and then head East (Towards the Lake) on Lincoln. Follow it to the end at the Lake. The SPAC parking lot is on the right. See lot 105 on the campus map.
Parking is limited on Northwestern University's Evanston campus. Many parking lots are restricted, including the lots adjacent to the Allen Center as well as the Jacobs Center prior to 4:00 pm on weekdays. If you park in a restricted area, you will be ticketed $50. We strongly urge you to take a taxi or a limousine to the Alan Center.
If you must drive, please park on the north side of campus next to Northwestern University's Sports and Aquatic Center (SPAC). See lot 105 on the campus map.
Parking coordinators will be handing out parking passes from 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM at the entrance to the SPAC Parking Lot. Look for signage for this conference. Please make sure that your pass is properly marked.
If you arrive after 1 p.m., please stop by the Allen Center to pick up a visitor parking permit.
A shuttle service will, every 15 minutes between the parking lot and the Allen Center, and will offer return service at the end of conference from 5 PM - 6:30 PM
For public transportation directions, please visit our directions to the Allen Center site.
For a campus map, visit Northwestern's Evanston Campus Parking site.