Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Driskill Graduate Program in Life Sciences

Air and Train Travel for Interview Visit

Interview Weekend

Directions for people arriving by air and train

The Hyatt hotel is located at 633 North St. Claire Avenue Chicago, IL 60611, at the corner of St. Claire. Ave.  and Erie Street.

The hotel and the school are marked on the Chicago Campus Map.

Your travel arrangements are being handled by the Travel 100. When they have confirmed your arrangements, they will send you a copy of the itinerary. We are receiving a copy of this email as well, and can send it to you in case of emergency.

On the day of travel, if you are faced with weather-related problems, please call Travel 100 at 847-256-7570.  Any of the agents should be able to access your information and aid you in getting the next available flight.

AIR travelers

Before your visit you will receive an email from the DGP that contains instructions for the Airport Express shuttle. You can visit the Airport Express web site at: http://www.airportexpress.com/ohare_shared_ride_shuttle

If you are really pressed for time, you can take a taxi to the hotel. Please get a receipt for reimbursement.

O’Hare Airport - When you arrive, claim any baggage and then go to the Airport Express booth. Shuttles depart from O'Hare airport every 10-15 minutes for downtown service to Chicago hotels. Loading zones for boarding the Airport Express van are at Door 1E, Door 2D, and Door 3E across from baggage claim on the Baggage Claim level. At the international terminal they are located just outside Door 1E which is just outside of baggage claim and Customs. Present your name and confirmation number at the desk and ask for a shuttle going downtown to the Hyatt hotel located at 633 North St. Claire Avenue Chicago, IL 60611.

Midway Airport - When you arrive, claim any baggage and go to the Airport Express counter. Shuttles depart from Midway airport every 15 minutes for downtown service to Chicago hotels. The airport express ticket counter and loading zone is located at Door 3, lower level across from baggage claim. Present your name and confirmation number at the desk and ask for a shuttle going downtown to the Hyatt hotel located at 633 North St. Claire Avenue Chicago, IL 60611.


TRAIN and BUS travelers

If you come by train or bus from outside Chicago, please take a taxi from the station to the Hyatt hotel located at 633 North St. Claire Avenue Chicago, IL 60611. Be sure to keep a receipt for reimbursement.

If you come by El, exit from the Red Line at the Chicago Avenue stop. Walk east (towards the lake) on Chicago Avenue to Michigan Avenue, then turn right on Michigan and go three blocks south to Erie. Turn left and head east on Erie one block to St. Claire and you will see the entrance to the hotel on the southeast corner.

Directions for people arriving by air and train

Driving and Parking Directions

Interview Schedule

Contact Us

Connect with our program. Email program assistant Judy Brown, or call 312-503-1889.