Directions to University of Illinois + Map

FROM CHICAGO and points North

  • Head South on I-57 toward Champaign
  • Exit on I-72 (University Avenue) East
  • Turn right (South) on Mattis Avenue
  • Turn left (East) on Kirby Avenue
  • Center of athletic campus is at the corner of Kirby and Fourth Street

FROM ST. LOUIS and points South

  • Head East (from St. Louis) on I-70 to I-57, turning North at Effingham
  • Take the Monticello exit just South of Champaign, but turn right (East)
  • At the “T”, turn left (North) on U.S. Route 45
  • Upon arrival in Champaign (on South Neil Street), turn right (East) on Kirby Avenue
  • Center of athletic campus is at the corner of Kirby and Fourth Street

FROM PEORIA and points Northwest

  • Head Southeast on I-74 to I-57 South
  • Exit on I-72 (University Avenue) East
  • Turn right (South) on Mattis Avenue
  • Turn left (East) on Kirby Avenue
  • Center of athletic campus is at the corner of Kirby and Fourth Street

FROM SPRINGFIELD and points Southwest

  • Head Northeast on I-72 until it ends in Champaign, turning into University Avenue
  • Turn right (South) on Mattis Avenue
  • Turn left (East) on Kirby Avenue
  • Center of athletic campus is at the corner of Kirby and Fourth Street

FROM INDIANAPOLIS and points East

  • Head West on I-74 to Urbana, and exit South (left) on Lincoln Avenue
  • Turn right (West) on Florida Avenue, which becomes Kirby Avenue in Champaign
  • Center of athletic campus is at the corner of Kirby and Fourth Street

FROM BLOOMINGTON and points West

  • Head East on I-74 to Urbana, and exit South (left) on Neil Street
  • Turn left on Kirby Avenue in Champaign
  • Center of athletic campus is at the corner of Kirby and Fourth Street



References: University of Illinois, FightingIllini.com