Take Lake Shore Drive north. Where Lake Shore Drive ends at the Sheridan Road and Holly- wood Avenue intersection, turn right to go north on Sheridan. Take Sheridan north for five miles, following the green-and- white “Sheridan Road-Lake Michigan Circle Tour” signs posted where Sheridan bends. (Note that Sheridan Road traffic in Evanston travels north on Forest Avenue for a few blocks.)
From O’Hare International Airport
Follow outbound traffic to get on the Tri-State Tollway (I-294) north and follow the “To Milwaukee” signs. Exit at Dempster east. At Potter Road (the first stoplight), turn left and follow Potter north one-half mile to Golf Road. Turn right at Golf and travel east about 10 miles to reach Evanston, where Golf becomes Emerson Street. Where Emerson ends at Sheridan Road, turn left to go north on Sheridan.
From Midway Airport
Turn right out of the airport to go north on Cicero Avenue. Travel north for two miles to get on the Stevenson Expressway (I-55). Take I-55 north to Lake Shore Drive. Refer to the “From Chicago” directions above.
From the north on the Edens Expressway (I-94)
Exit at U.S. 41, Skokie Road (exit 34A) south and continue south to Lake Avenue (the second stoplight). Turn left onto Lake and travel east for three miles to reach Sheridan Road. Turn right to go south on Sheri- dan and follow the green-and- white “Sheridan Road-Lake Michigan Circle Tour” signs posted where Sheridan bends.
From the north on the Tri-State Tollway (I-294)
At Deerfield, I-294 splits. Follow the “To Chicago” signs to get on the Edens Express- way (I-94). Exit at U.S. 41, Skokie Road (exit 34A) south. Refer to the “From the north on the Edens Expressway” directions above.
From the south on the Tri-State Tollway (I-294)
Exit at Dempster east. Refer to the “From the O’Hare Interna- tional Airport” directions at left.
From the south on the Edens Expressway (I-94)
Exit at Dempster east. Travel east for five miles on Dempster to reach Chicago Avenue in Evanston. Turn left to go north on Chicago, which merges into Sheridan Road just north of the intersection of Chicago and Clark Street.
Once you’re on campus
Take Sheridan Road, the main street that runs through Northwest- ern’s Evanston campus, to Lincoln Street. Head east on Lincoln and follow Campus Drive to the north entrance of the building. Signage will direct visitors where to park. A permit for remote parking may be obtained at the reception desk in the Allen Center.