The University of Chicago is just 5 Minutes Away…
This University of Chicago Hotel s the second closest hotel to the campus and the university hospital. The Chicago Lake Shore Hotel is just 5 minutes from the university and our guests can enjoy a complimentary shuttle to the campus throughout the day. Thousands of visitors to the university including, family members of students, visiting faculty, vendors, sports teams, or people here for conferences have stayed at our hotel and enjoyed our free complimentary breakfast, free parking and our free shuttle and free wifi. Many shops and restaurants are located just blocks from the hotel for our guest’s pleasure. The hotel is also just two blocks from public transportation with numerous bus routes going to the university every few minutes.
The university, established in 1890, is composed of the College, various graduate programs, and interdisciplinary committees organized into five academic research divisions and seven professional schools. Beyond the arts and sciences, UOC is also well known for its professional schools, which include the Pritzker School of Medicine, the Booth School of Business, the Law School, the School of Social Service Administration, the Harris School of Public Policy Studies, the Divinity School and the Graham School of Continuing Liberal and Professional Studies.
With an estimated completion date of 2020, the Barack Obama Presidential Center will be housed at the university and include both the Obama presidential library and offices of the Obama Foundation.