We were holding a block of 20 rooms for two nights, September 26 and 27, at
the Illini Union until September 2. Call 217-333-1241 to make a reservation.
If they are out of rooms, the University Inn is only four blocks West of
Altgeld, and their phone number is 217-384-2277. Or you could try the new
Hampton Inn at U of I, about five blocks north of Altgeld Hall, 217-337-5130.
Parking is available in the parking structure at Sixth and John Streets,
one block west of Altgeld. Enter it from John Street eastbound from
Maps on line
Directions by car
Altgeld Hall is on the southeast corner at the intersection of Green and
Wright Streets. The directions below will get you to this intersection. The
parking structure is one block south and one block west of there, so if you
are heading there, modify the instructions appropriately.
Directions by air
Airlines serving Champaign (no big jets): Northwest Airlink via Detroit
or Minneapolis/St. Paul, 1-800-225-2525; Trans World Express, tiny planes
via St. Louis International 1-800-221-2000; USAir Express via
Indianapolis, 1-800-428-4322; and American Eagle via Chicago O'Hare,
1-800-433-7300. Take a taxi or Corky's Limousine (phone 217-352-3121)
for $8 to Altgeld Hall (at John and Wright Streets).