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Building Address:
 5720 S Ellis Ave
Chicago, IL 60637

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Getting to the University of Chicago

The main University of Chicago campus is located in Chicago's Hyde Park neighborhood. Hyde Park is approximately six miles south from Chicago's downtown area. 

Public Transit to KPTC

Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) Map
Click here for directions from the University on how to use public transit to get to campus.

Driving to Campus from O'Hare Airport

Click here for a Google map with directions on driving to KPTC from O'Hare Airport.

Driving to Campus from Midway Airport

Click here for a Google map with directions on driving to KPTC from Midway Airport.

Driving to KPTC from Fermilab

Click here for a Google map showing directions for driving from Fermilab to the KPTC building.


On the corner of 55th Street (Garfield Ave) and Ellis is a parking structure.  Click here for information on the Ellis Garage.  The garage is two blocks north of KPTC.

Taking a Taxi or Shuttle

There is a shuttle service to campus that runs every hour at O'Hare. Details can be found on their website.
If taking a taxi, the address is 5720 South Ellis Avenue. 

Kersten Physics Teaching Center: +1 733 702 7019
KPTC Building Address: 5720 S Ellis Ave, Chicago IL 60637