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Travel Info

The University of Illinois maintains an campus map online. Click here to access the campus map.

Regional directions:
To the Alice Campbell Alumni Center, 601 S Lincoln Ave, Urbana, IL 61801

From the north
Merge onto I-57 S. toward Champaign-Urbana
Merge onto I-74 E. via EXIT 237A toward Indianapolis (3.7 miles)
Take the Lincoln Avenue exit- EXIT 183 (0.2 miles)
Turn right onto N. Lincoln Avenue (1.7 miles)
End at 601 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana, IL

From the south
Merge onto I-57 N. toward Champaign-Urbana
Take EXIT 229 toward Monticello/Savoy (0.3 miles)
Turn right onto County Road 1000 N./CR-18 (2.3 miles)
Turn left onto US-45 N. (4 miles)
Turn right onto W. Windsor Road (1.4 miles)
Turn left onto S. Lincoln Avenue (1.7 miles)
End at 601 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana, IL

From the west
Merge onto I-74 E. toward Champaign-Urbana
Take the Lincoln Avenue exit- EXIT 183 (0.2 miles)
Turn right onto N. Lincoln Avenue (1.7 miles)
End at 601 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana, IL

From the east
Merge onto I-74 W. toward Champaign-Urbana
Take the IL-130 exit — EXIT 185 — toward University Avenue (0.7 miles)
Merge onto US-150 S. (2.3 miles)
Turn left onto N. Lincoln Avenue (0.5 miles)
End at 601 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana, IL

Directions to Campus:

Driving from Chicago's O'Hare Airport (ORD)
To drive to the campus from Chicago's O'Hare Airport, take Interstate 190 a few miles to Interstate 294, the Tri-state Tollway (exit 1D). Head south (toward Indiana) for 35 miles to Interstate 80 (toll roads). Take I-80 West (toward Iowa) three miles then exit from the left lane onto Interstate 57 heading south. Drive south to I-74 in Champaign (approximately 2 hours). Take I-74 east three miles and exit at Lincoln Avenue. Turn right and head south one mile to the campus, which is on your right.

Driving from Bloomington-Normal Regional Airport (BMI)
Exit Central Illinois Regional Airport Bloomington-Normal onto Route 9 (west). In one mile, turn left onto US-51/Veterans Parkway and continue for four miles. Take the US-51/Main Street ramp and keep left at the fork, then turn left onto US-51/Main Street. In 1.5 miles take the I-74 (east) ramp towards Champaign. Take I-74 east to Champaign-Urbana. Exit South on Lincoln Avenue. Head south one mile to the campus, which is on your right.

Driving from Indianapolis International Airport, Indiana (IND)
From the airport, take I-70 east for 1.5 miles to I-465. Head north on I-465 for five miles to I-74. Take I-74 west (exit 16B, "Peoria") 107 miles to Urbana.

Driving from Lambert-St Louis International Airport (STL)
Head Northeast on North Lindbergh Blvd./US-67 from the St. Louis airport. Take the MO-B/Natural Bridge Road ramp and stay straight to merge on to US-67. Stay on US-67 for two miles and take the exit for I-270. Take I-270 for 25 miles to I-70 East. Take I-70 East to I-57 in Illinois. Take I-57 North to I-74 East in Champaign. Take I-74 East three miles and exit at Lincoln Avenue. Turn right and head south one mile to the campus, which is on your right.

Train and Bus Transportation:

Amtrak provides daily rail passenger service to and from Chicago and points south through Memphis to New Orleans. Greyhound and Trailways bus service.