Transportation & Lodging

Transportation & Lodging | Schedule

DePaul University at Lincoln Campus, Student Center, 2250 North Sheffield Avenue, Chicago, IL, 60614

Driving

FROM THE NORTH AND NORTHWEST: From the Kennedy Expressway (I-90/I-94), exit at Fullerton Avenue and turn left (east). The Lincoln Park campus is approximately two miles from the expressway on Fullerton Avenue at Kenmore Avenue.

FROM THE WEST: From the Eisenhower Expressway (I-290), turn onto the Kennedy Expressway (I-90/I-94) heading toward Wisconsin. From the Kennedy Expressway (I-90/I-94), exit at Fullerton Avenue and turn right (east). The Lincoln Park campus is approximately two miles from the expressway on Fullerton Avenue at Kenmore Avenue.

FROM THE SOUTH: From the Dan Ryan Expressway (I-90/I-94), continue as the expressway becomes the Kennedy Expressway (I-90/I-94). Exit at Fullerton Avenue and turn right (east). The Lincoln Park campus is approximately two miles from the expressway on Fullerton Avenue at Kenmore Avenue.

FROM LAKE SHORE DRIVE (NORTH OR SOUTH): Exit Lake Shore Drive at Fullerton Avenue. Head west for approximately three miles. The Lincoln Park campus is located on Fullerton Avenue at Kenmore Avenue.

Parking

All visitors coming to campus should be directed to park their vehicle in the Sheffield Parking Garage located at 2331 N. Sheffield or Clifton Parking Deck located at 2330 N. Clifton for an hourly/daily rate. These parking lots are both very close and within walking distance from the Student Center. Otherwise, people can try to find street parking, just be aware of restricted areas with signs that state you must have a permit to park.

Public Transportation

RAPID TRANSIT LINES: Three rapid transit train lines service the Lincoln Park area and DePaul's Lincoln Park campus. Exit at the Fullerton station. After coming down the steps, turn left (west) and walk two blocks to Kenmore Avenue. These are the train lines servicing the Lincoln Park campus:

  • Howard/Dan Ryan (Red)
  • Evanston Express (Purple)
  • Loop/Kimball (Brown)

You may transfer to these lines from all other train lines in most downtown stations.

Buses

Bus routes interconnect throughout the city. Several buses stop very near the Lincoln Park campus. All routes are subject to change by the CTA. You may reach the CTA at (312) 836-7000 or (800) 972-7000 or TDD (Hearing Impaired) (312) 836-4949. For more information, visit www.transitchicago.com.

  • #74 Fullerton Avenue
  • #11 Lincoln Avenue
  • #8 Halsted Street

Lodging

Days Inn – Lincoln Park North
644 West Diversey Parkway, Chicago, IL 60614
(773) 525-7010
One double bed, Sunday to Thursday: $90; Friday/Saturday: $95
Two double beds, Sunday to Thursday: $100; Friday/Saturday: $105
Continental breakfast provided. Fitness center pass available (next door). Parking available.
(Six blocks from "L" Brown line.)

Inn at Lincoln Park
601 West Diversey Parkway, Chicago, IL 60614
(773) 348-2810
Room rates vary. Ten percent discount on general rate for prospective students and their families.
Complimentary breakfast, close to public transportation (six to seven blocks from "L" Brown line). Discounted rate at local health club. Parking available.

Best Western, Hawthorne Terrace
3434 North Broadway Avenue, Chicago, IL 60657
(888) 675-2378
Single occupancy: $99/night
Continental breakfast, newspaper, fitness center, outdoor patio terrace.