Location & Contacts
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The UIC College of Dentistry offers a convenient location with easy access via expressways, public transportation (CTA Pink line) across the street, and Metra train a short distance away. From the Eisenhower Expressway, take the Ashland Street exit, south. Visitor parking is available in a lot across the street from the College of Dentistry, at the corner of Polk and Paulina Streets, and in the Paulina Street parking garage south of the College of Dentistry. The CTA Pink Line train stops at Polk Street/Medical Center, just outside the front door of the College of Dentistry. The number 7 Harrison bus, the number 9 Ashland bus, the number 12 Roosevelt bus all stop nearby, and the number 157 Streeterville/Taylor bus stop right at the Pink Line station.
UIC College of Dentistry
801 South Paulina Street
Chicago, Illinois 60612
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Parking is available at the Paulina Street Parking Structure (PSPS on campus maps) located directly south of the College of Dentistry.
NOTE: The Paulina Street Parking Structure at 915 S. Paulina St. is under construction and will have limited parking through spring 2024. Recommended alternatives are the Wood Street Parking Structure 1100 S. Wood St., public transportation or ride sharing. Please allow for additional travel time for your scheduled dental appointment.
The max parking rate is $15.
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Below is a list of hotels conveniently located for visiting the College of Dentistry.
- Marriott Chicago at Medical District/UIC (625 S Ashland) offers a “UIC Guest Rate” and is just three blocks from the UIC College of Dentistry. Reservations or rate inquiries may be made by contacting the hotel directly at 1-800-356-3641.
- Best Western Grant Park Hotel (1100 S Michigan) offers a “UIC Continuing Education” special rate for single, double, triple, or quadruple occupancy. Reservations or rate inquiries may be made by contacting the hotel directly at (312) 922-2900.
- Crowne Plaza Chicago Metro (733 W Madison), located in the heart of Chicago’s Greektown, is a Crowne Plaza property that boasts a high-speed internet connection in each room and offers special rates to UIC guests. Reservations or rate inquiries may be made by contacting the hotel directly at 1-800-2-CROWNE.
Please call ADA Member Services, (312) 440-2500, for reservations at member rates. Be sure to inquire about the cost of 24-hour parking on premises when you book your room.