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Getting Here

Getting to TEACHx on Northwestern’s Evanston campus

Norris University Center
1999 Campus Drive
Evanston, IL 60608
May 22-23, 2019
May 22 from 1 to 5 p.m.
May 23 from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.


Parking, Transportation, & Hotel

If you’re flying to Chicago for TEACHx, you may want to look at the O’Hare Airport guide or the Midway Airport guide on getting to Evanston from the Chicago airports.


Pay-on-site parking is available at the Segal Visitors Center Parking Garage for an $8.25 daily rate. The enclosed parking garage is attached to the Segal Visitors Center. Visitors will receive a ticket upon entering the garage and can pay for parking before leaving at the parking kiosk.

Segal Visitors Center Parking Garage
1841 Campus Drive
Evanston, IL 60208

From Sheridan Road, turn north onto Campus Drive. The entrance to the parking facility will be on your right.

Get Directions

Northwestern Intercampus Shuttle

Northwestern faculty, staff, and students coming from the Chicago campus can take the Northwestern Intercampus shuttle (Wildcard required). You can check the online schedule for times.

Check the Shuttle Schedule

Public Transit

Public transit in Evanston is provided by the Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) and Pace.

  • CTA Purple Line (‘L’): The closest train stop to TEACHx is the Purple Line Davis stop, which is about a 15-minute walk west of the Northwestern Evanston campus.
  • CTA Bus Service: The 201 CTA bus provide service along Sheridan Road. The closest 201 bus stop to TEACHx is Sheridan and Emerson.

View the CTA System Map


We have reserved two courtesy blocks with special conference rates for TEACHx attendees. Make your reservation before April 22 to receive the special conference rate at each hotel.

Hilton Garden Inn Chicago North Shore/Evanston
1818 Maple Ave. | Evanston, IL 60201
Conference Rate: $158/night, plus taxes and fees (single rooms only)

TEACHx attendees can make their reservations by calling 847-475-6400, or through this booking link using the group code: EIT

Hilton Orrington / Evanston
1710 Orrington Ave. | Evanston, IL 60201
Conference Rate: $162/night, plus taxes and fees (single and double rooms available)

TEACHx attendees can make their reservation via telephone at 1-800-HILTONS or on their website. Select “more options” and “add special rate codes” below the reservation calendar and enter the code TEACHX in the box marked “Group Code.”