Travel and Accommodations


Getting to Champaign-Urbana
Campus Map

Willard Airport (CMI) is about 5 miles from campus and is served by American Airlines (connects daily to/from Chicago O’Hare (ORD) and Dallas-Fort Worth (DFW)) and Delta Airlines.

For those flying into Chicago O’Hare (ORD) or Midway (MDW), you may prefer to use one of these shuttle services over car rental for the week. Having a car on campus is not necessary during the workshop.

Peoria Charter

Champaign-Urbana Mass Transit District is an excellent bus system serving campus and community. It should not be necessary to have a car while you are here.


Housing is not included in tuition but is available in the newly renovated Illinois Street Residence Halls.

Arrival on Saturday, June 11
Departure on Sunday, June 19 (8 nights total)

Shared occupancy: $290
Single occupancy: $446

Rooms come with pillow, mattress, blanket, towels, washcloths, and linens.


A meal plan is available that will offer breakfast, lunch, and dinner from Sunday, June 12 – Saturday June 18. Due to the observance of the Juneteenth holiday, meals are not included for Friday, June 17.

Restaurants nearby