Directions

Getting to the Water Tower Campus

Located along Pearson Street, just off North Michigan Avenue, Chicago's "Magnificent Mile," the Water Tower Campus is home to the Schools of Business Administration, CommunicationContinuing and Professional Studies, Education, Law and Social Work; the Institute of Pastoral Studies; and selected degree programs in the College of Arts and Sciences. 

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Here are some driving directions to our Water Tower Campus if you are coming from the surrounding Chicago area. You can also use Google Maps or MapQuest to get directions to Loyola. If you plan to take public transportation, use the CTA Trip Planner.

Loyola's Water Tower Campus is located at 820 N. Michigan Ave., Chicago, IL 60611

From North Shore Suburbs

Take Lake Shore Drive south to Michigan Avenue. Follow Michigan Avenue to Chicago Avenue, turn right (west) on Chicago Avenue, then right on Rush Street. Loyola's campus is centered at the next block, Rush and Pearson.

From I-94 and the North

Take I-94 East into I-90/94 East and exit at Ohio Street. Go east on Ohio to State Street. Turn left (north) onto State Street and continue to Chicago Avenue. Turn right (east) on Chicago Avenue, then left on Rush Street. Loyola's campus is centered at the next block, Rush and Pearson.

From I-90, O'Hare Airport, and the Northwest

Take I-90 East into I-90/94 East and exit at Ohio Street. Go east on Ohio to State Street. Turn left (north) onto State Street and continue to Pearson Street. Turn right onto Pearson to enter campus.

From I-88/I-290 and the West

Take I-88 East (East-West Tollway) into I-290 East (Eisenhower Expressway). Continue until I-290 ends at Congress Boulevard. Take Congress past Michigan Avenue for one stoplight. Turn left into the semicircle which will lead into Michigan Avenue going north. Follow Michigan Avenue to Chicago Avenue. Turn left (west) on Chicago Avenue, then right onto Rush Street.

From I-80, I-55, Midway Airport, and the Southwest

From I-80 East, take I-55 North. If coming from Midway Airport exit and turn left (north) on Cicero Avenue to I-55 North. Take I-55 North (Stevenson Expressway) to I-90/94 North and exit at Ohio Street. Go east on Ohio to State Street. Turn left (north) onto State Street and continue to Chicago Avenue. Turn right (east) on Chicago Avenue, then left on Rush Street. Loyola's campus is centered at the next block, Rush and Pearson.

From I-94 and the South and Southeast

Take Lake Shore Drive north to Monroe Street and turn left. Follow Monroe Street to Michigan Avenue. Turn right onto Michigan Avenue to Chicago Avenue.

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Take I-94 North into I-90/94 North (Dan Ryan Expressway) and exit at Ohio Street. Go east on Ohio to State Street. Turn left (north) onto State Street and continue to Pearson Street. Turn right onto Pearson Street to enter campus.