Parking on campus is easy and free after 4:00 pm on weekdays and all day on weekends. The closest parking lots to the symposium are lots 214-UPPER and 215-LOWER, next to the SEGAL VISITOR’S CENTER located by the Arts Circle. The Segal Visitor’s Center also offers parking. (On Friday, it costs $9 to park all day)

Accommodations in Evanston

The Graduate Hotel (formerly The Homestead)

The Graduate offers special rates to guests attending NU-related events. When making your reservation, let them know you are on business to attend a Northwestern academic-related event in order to get the discounted rate indicated above.

(847) 475-3300

1625 Hinman Ave, Evanston, IL 60201

Here is a list of other Evanston hotels, the first three of which are also close to campus:

Hilton Orrington/Evanston

(847) 866-8700

1710 Orrington Ave, Evanston, IL 60201

Hyatt House Chicago/Evanston

1515 Chicago Avenue

Evanston, Illinois, USA, 60201

(847) 864-2300

Hilton Garden Inn Chicago North Shore

(847) 475-6400

1818 Maple Ave, Evanston, IL 60201

Holiday Inn Chicago North Evanston

(847) 491-6400

1501 Sherman Ave, Evanston, IL 60201

For more information on hotels, restaurants, and things to do in the Evanston area:

Accommodations in Skokie

If you have a car, you may find more affordable accommodation options in Skokie (about 10-15 minutes from campus).

The Hampton Inn

Double Tree