Loyola University Chicago

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Directions/Parking

Directions

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.

Parking

There is no parking provided by Loyola at the Water Tower Campus, however there are plenty of parking garages around the neighborhood. If you want to park on the street, expect to drive around for a while, as meters are often occupied.

More information about parking garages near the Water Tower Campus is available on the Parking Services Website.