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Visitor Information

Convenient Hotels

  • Hampton Inn, virtually across the street from our building. Phone number: (217) 337-1100. Address: 1200 West University Ave., Urbana, Illinois.
  • Illini Union Hotel, in the student union building of the University of Illinois. 2 blocks south of our building. Phone: (217) 333-3030. Address: 1401 West Green Street, Urbana, Illinois.

Our Building on Campus

PERFORM is housed in the Coordinated Science Laboratory, 1308 West Main Street, Urbana, Illinois, 61801. A printable PDF campus map is available.

Directions from Out of Town

By air:

  • Fly in to Willard Airport (CMI) in Champaign, Illinois. Taxi companies include the Yellow Checker Cab Company (phone +1-217-355-3553).

By car:

  • Coming from the north (Chicago) on Interstate 57: Exit from Interstate 57 at the University Avenue/Interstate 72-East exit. (This exit is just south of the intersection of Interstate 57 with Interstate 74.) Drive east on University Ave. to Mathews Avenue. (Note: Wright Street is the street before Mathews. Wright is the dividing line between Champaign and Urbana, and has a traffic light. You will see the Beckman Institute on the south side of University between Wright and Mathews.) Turn south on Mathews.
  • Coming from the south on Interstate 57: Exit at University Avenue/Interstate 72-East. Drive east on University Avenue to Mathews Avenue. (note: Wright Street is the street before Mathews and has a traffic light. You will see the Beckman Institute between Wright and Mathews.) Turn south on Mathews.
  • Coming from the southwest (Springfield, IL) on Interstate 72: Coming in on Interstate 72, the Interstate ends at the west side of Champaign and becomes University Avenue. Drive east on University Avenue to Mathews Avenue. (note: Wright Street is the street before Mathews and has a traffic light. You will see the Beckman Institute between Wright and Mathews.) Turn south on Mathews.
  • Coming from the northwest (Peoria) on Interstate 74: Coming in on Interstate 74, take the Lincoln Avenue exit in Urbana. Go south on Lincoln Avenue to University Avenue. Go west on University Avenue through the next traffic light (Goodwin Avenue), and turn south (left) at the next street, Mathews Avenue.
  • Coming from the east (Danville) on Interstate 74: Coming in on Interstate 74, take the University Avenue exit (the first Urbana exit). Follow University Avenue to Mathews Avenue (note: Goodwin is the street before Mathews. Carle Clinic/Hospital is a major landmark that you will pass a few blocks before you get to Mathews.) Turn south on Mathews.

Weather

For the forecast and current conditions, visit the University of Illinois Weather site.