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Getting to Campus

Our campus is located just minutes away from downtown Chicago. Visitors can arrive by using a cab, bus, or train. Please note parking may be difficult. We ask that you allow enough time (30-45 minutes) for parking.

Main Address
The University of Chicago
Booth School of Business
5807 South Woodlawn Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60637
773.702.7743

University of Chicago Booth School of Business Map

Driving Directions

From Lake Shore Drive
Head south, exit at 57th Street (the Museum of Science and Industry). Head west and curve around the museum. Take the fourth right onto the Midway Plaisance and continue west to the campus. Turn right onto Woodlawn and proceed to 58th Street. Harper Center is located at the corner of Woodlawn and 58th Street.

From Midway Airport
From Midway Airport, head northbound on Cicero Avenue to the Stevenson Expressway (I-55). Take I-55 north to Chicago and exit to Lake Shore Drive south. From Lake Shore Drive, exit at 57th Street (the Museum of Science and Industry). Proceed west and curve around the museum. Take the fourth right onto the Midway Plaisance and continue west to the campus. Turn right onto Woodlawn and proceed to 58th Street. Harper Center is located at the corner of Woodlawn and 58th Street.

From O'Hare Airport
From O'Hare Airport, take I-90 eastbound to Chicago and merge onto I-94 east. Once past downtown Chicago, merge onto I-55 north and then to Lake Shore Drive south. From Lake Shore Drive, exit at 57th Street (the Museum of Science and Industry). Head west and curve around the museum. Take the fourth right onto the Midway Plaisance and proceed west to the campus. Turn right onto Woodlawn and proceed to 58th Street. Harper Center is located at the corner of Woodlawn and 58th Street.

From Indiana
Take I-65 northbound or I-80 westbound to the Skyway (I-90/94 west). Drive westbound on the Skyway, exiting at Stony Island. Drive north on Stony Island and turn left on 60th Street. Turn right onto Woodlawn and proceed to 58th Street. Harper Center is located on the corner of Woodlawn and 58th Street. From the Dan Ryan Expressway (I-94), exit at Garfield Blvd. (55th St.) and drive east, following the signs for 55th Street through Washington Park. Once you pass Cottage Grove Avenue, the campus is on your right. Turn right onto Woodlawn and proceed to 58th Street. Harper Center is located at the corner of Woodlawn and 58th Street.

From the Northern Suburbs
Take I-90/94 to I-55 north and then to Lake Shore Drive south. Exit at 57th Street (the Museum of Science and Industry). Head west and curve around the museum. Take the fourth right onto the Midway Plaisance and go west to the campus. Turn right onto Woodlawn and proceed to 58th Street. Harper Center is located at the corner of Woodlawn and 58th Street.

From the Western Suburbs
Take the Eisenhower Expressway (I-290 west) to I-90/94 east. Exit onto I-55 heading north, and then take Lake Shore Drive south. Exit at 57th Street (the Museum of Science and Industry). Head west and curve around the museum. Take the fourth right onto the Midway Plaisance and go west to the campus. Turn right onto Woodlawn and proceed to 58th Street. Harper Center is located at the corner of Woodlawn and 58th Street.

From the Southern Suburbs
Take the Dan Ryan Expressway (I-94) northbound. Exit at Garfield Boulevard 55th Street and drive east, following the signs for 55th Street through Washington Park. Turn right onto Woodlawn and proceed to 58th Street. Harper Center is located at the corner of Woodlawn and 58th Street.

From the Southwest Suburbs
Take I-55 northwest. Merge onto I-94 heading eastbound. Exit at Garfield Boulevard 55th Street and drive east, following the signs for 55th Street through Washington Park. Turn right onto Woodlawn and proceed to 58th Street. Harper Center is located at the corner of Woodlawn and 58th Street.

Parking Information

As in any large city, parking can be a challenge. Should you choose to drive to campus, please allow at least 30 minutes to secure a parking space. Street parking may be available on campus, though spaces are difficult to find after 8 a.m.

There is a University of Chicago parking structure located at 55th Street and Ellis Avenue that provides visitor parking for $4 an hour, with a maximum charge of $20 for 24 hours. This rate applies 24 hours a day, seven days a week, including holidays. Parking rates include any required City of Chicago and Cook County parking taxes. Visitors receive a time-coded ticket when they enter the garage and pay at a walk-up machine upon their return.

For more information about campus parking, please consult our interactive parking maps.

Directions by Mass Transit

For specific directions from your destination to the Harper Center, please visit the Chicago Transit Authority. The following directions will direct you to campus from downtown Chicago.

By Bus
The CTA #2 Hyde Park Express and #6 Jackson Park Express buses will take you from downtown Chicago to Hyde Park. Please review the bus schedules and routes before traveling. Harper Center is located at the corner of Woodlawn Avenue and 58th Street.

By Train
Catch the Metra Electric line at the Randolph, Van Buren, or Roosevelt stations. Get off at 57th Street and walk west to the campus. When you reach Woodlawn, turn left and proceed one block south. Harper Center will be on the east (left) side of the street.