Marriott Chicago at Medical District/UIC
625 South Ashland Avenue, Chicago, IL 60607
(312) 491-1234 or (800) 356-3641
A limited number of Standard rooms are reserved at the Marriott for $209/night. You can call the local or toll free reservation number or use the link listed above to book a room. When calling, please indicate that you are part of the Rush University Commencement Ceremony block of rooms. The block of rooms will be available beginning Monday, February 8 and is reserved until April 15, 2016. Please note that the special Rush Commencement rate of $209 is only for Wednesday and Thursday, May 25 and 26, 2016. Parking is $39 per night and all guests are responsbile for their own room and parking charges.
Commencement Ceremony Parking and Transportation
Thursday, May 26, 2016
4-6 p.m. at the UIC Pavilion
525 S. Racine, Chicago, IL 60607
Parking is available in surface lots 1A and 1B across the street from the Pavilion (on Harrison) for $10/car. There is ample parking.
If you choose to park at Rush University, there will be a shuttle service between the campus and the UIC Pavilion. Pick up will be at the SW corner of Harrison and Paulina streets. The shuttle before the ceremony will begin at 2 p.m. and will run until 4:15 p.m. The shuttle service back to Rush University will begin at 6 p.m. and run until 7 p.m. Pick up at the Pavilion will be at the NE corner of Racine and Harrison streets.
For additional information about the ceremony, please see the "General Commencement Ceremony Information" link on the left of the page.
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