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Chicago Theological Seminary is located at 1407 East 60th Street, Chicago, IL 60637 at the southeast corner of 60th Street and Dorchester Avenue. You can find information about Transportation, Parking, and Accommodations below or fill out our online form to Schedule a Campus Visit.

If you are a prospective student, we welcome you to Attend a Seminary Life Day to experience a full day in the life of a seminary. Participate in coursework. Attend chapel. Dine with students. Meet with faculty members. And discuss your personal journey with our admissions team.

 

Hotels

Some of the following properties have rooms with special rates for CTS. Simply click on the links below or mention Chicago Theological Seminary when booking.

Hampton Inn McCormick Place outside view

Hampton Inn McCormick Place

123 East Cermak, Suite 100
(312)791-1121
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Hilton Garden Inn McCormick Place outside view

Hilton Garden Inn McCormick Place

123 East Cermak, Suite 300
(312)791-1121
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Home2 Suites by Hilton McCormick Place outside view

Home2 Suites by Hilton McCormick Place

123 East Cermak, Suite 200
(312)791-1121
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Hyatt Place Chicago outside view

Hyatt Place Chicago

5225 S. Harper Avenue (at 52nd Place)
(773) 752-5300
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Other Lodging

CTS partners with other organization for additional lodging and guest housing in the Hyde Park and North of Hyde Park areas.

Benedictine Bed & Breakfast outside view

Benedictine Bed & Breakfast

(773) 927-7424
$180 per night (1 or 2 adults), $40 for add. adult, $25 for teenagers (16+)
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Catholic Theological Union outside view

Catholic Theological Union

(773)371-5402
Rates: $75 per night (single)
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Disciples Divinity House outside view

Disciples Divinity House

(773)643-4411
Rates: $75 per night (single), $85 per night (double)
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Hostelling International USA outside view

Hostelling International USA

(312) 360-0300
Rates: $30-36 per night (Bunkroom), $89-99/per night (Private Room)
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LaQuinta Chicago outside view

LaQuinta Chicago

4900 S. Lake Shore Drive
(773)324-3000
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Lutheran School of Theology outside view

Lutheran School of Theology

(800) 635-1116
Rates: vary
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McCormick Theological Seminary outside view

McCormick Theological Seminary

(773)947-6300
Rates: vary
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Quaker House outside view

Quaker House

(773)288-3066
Rates: $50 per night ($5 for add. person)
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University of Chicago outside view

University of Chicago

(773)702-2310
Rates: $55 per night (single), $44 per night (double)
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Welcome Inn Manor outside view

Welcome Inn Manor

4563 S. Michigan Avenue
(312)493-2953

Parking

If you choose to drive to Chicago Theological Seminary, we recommend parking at one of these locations:

UC lot on 60th/Stony Island: Community parking is provided by the University of Chicago at 60th Street and Stony Island Avenue. It is free for visitors. More information about the University of Chicago community parking can be found here.

Street Parking: Street parking is available throughout the Hyde Park/Woodlawn community. Parking along both 60th Street and Dorchester Avenue, the streets closest to CTS, do not require a permit, but spaces are limited.

 

Transportation

There is a wealth of information about public transportation through the Chicago Transit Authority.

CTA Bus Routes:

  • The 2 and the 170 travel along 60th Street, including stops at 60th and Dorchester.
  • The 171 and the 59 stop at 60th and Dorchester.
  • The 6, the 15, the 28, and the x28 stop at 60th and Stony Island.
  • The 63 runs along 63rd Street from Blackstone to the Red Line and to Midway Airport.
To Get Downtown: Options to get downtown include the 2 (weekday rush hours), the 6, the x28 (weekday rush hours), and the Metra train.
    To Get to Union Station: The x28 runs between 60th and Stony Island and Union Station during weekday rush hours.
      Metra: Metra schedules are available at metrarail.com.  There are two Metra stops for the Metra Electric (travels from the south suburbs to downtown) nearby: 59th and Harper Avenue (1 block north, 2 blocks east) & 63rd and Dorchester Avenue (3 blocks south)