Logistics
Note: Hotels in "downtown Chicago" are not in walking distance from the UChicago campus, but there is public transportation (Metra Train and several CTA bus routes) from the downtown to the campus neighborhood.

Location
The William Eckhardt Research Center (ERC) at the University of Chicago
The celebration will be held at the William Eckhardt Research Center (ERC) at the University of Chicago:
5640 South Ellis Avenue,
Chicago, IL 60637

UChicago Maps

Suggested Hotels
Hotel Blake
downtown Chicago
Hotel Blake
500 S. Dearborn Street
Chicago, IL 60605
(312) 986-1234
Map

$169/night
Link for room block

Hyatt Place Chicago-South / University Medical Center
walking distance to the University of Chicago campus
Hyatt Place Chicago-South / University Medical Center
5225 South Harper Avenue
Chicago, IL 60615
Phone: (773) 752-5300 or (888) 591-1234
Map

$235/night
Group Code: G-ROSN
Group Link

Central Reservations: 1.888.591.1234


Transportation
Should you decide to take a taxi from O'Hare to campus, the estimated fare is $60. It is approximately $35 from Midway to campus.

Parking: there is Visitor parking in the U. Chicago lot at 55th St. and Ellis Avenue for:
  • 0 - 2 hours $8.00
  • 2 - 3 hours $16.00
  • 3 - 4 hours $20.00
  • 4 - 24 hours $25.00