Hotels and Travel Information
The conference was held at Loyola's Water Tower Campus (Thursday 9/19) and Lake Shore Campus (Friday 9/20 and Saturday 9/21). The Water Tower Campus is located in Chicago's downtown Magnificent Mile area, while the Lake Shore Campus is located on Lake Michigan in the North Side neighborhoods of Edgewater and Rogers Park.
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Hampton Inn Loyola Station
1209 W Albion Street
Chicago, IL 60626
The Hampton Inn, located across the street from Loyola's Lake Shore Campus, was the main conference hotel. The group rate was $149 per night for 9/18 and 9/19 and $239 per night for 9/20 and 9/21.
Holiday Inn Chicago North-Evanston
1501 Sherman Avenue
Evanston, IL 60201
Located in Evanston, just north of Chicago. Shuttle service was provided to and from the conference on Friday and Saturday.
A group rate of $219 was available for 9/18, 9/19, and 9/20.
The Whitehall Hotel
105 E Delaware Place
Chicago, IL 60611
Those who preferred to stay downtown on the Magnificent Mile, close to the Water Tower Campus, the Whitehall was the recommended choice.
A group rate of $159 wa available for 9/18, 9/19, and 9/20.
As an alternative to a hotel, many Airbnb options are available near Loyola in the surrounding Rogers Park and Edgewater neighborhoods.
For general parking information at Loyola, see the University's visitor parking information.
On Saturday 9/21, 50 additional parking spots were available at Sacred Heart School just a few blocks south of campus on a first come, first served basis.
Loyola University Chicago's Lake Shore Campus is conveniently located near the CTA Red Line and along CTA bus route 147. We encourage all who are able to take advantage of public transportation, carpooling, walking, or biking.