Directions and Campus Map

Directions

Rockford, Illinois, is located approximately 90 miles from Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and from Chicago, Illinois. Our campus is located a half mile east of the intersection of Business Route 20/East State Street and Alpine Road in Rockford.

  • From Chicago. Take I-90 west (Jane Addams Tollway) to Business Route 20/State Street Exit. Go right/west on State Street. Cross Perryville Road and Mulford Road. Rockford University is the fourth stoplight past Mulford Road on the right-hand side.
  • From Wisconsin. Take I-90 east to Business Route 20/State Street. Go right/west on State Street. Cross Perryville Road and Mulford Road. Rockford University is the fourth stoplight past Mulford Road on the right-hand side.
  • From the South or West. Take I-80 or I-88 to I-39 north. Exit I-39 north on U.S. 20 west to Alpine Road. Go right/north on Alpine Road to State Street and turn right/east. Rockford University is the second stoplight after Alpine Road on the left side.      
  • By air. Rockford is 68 miles from Chicago's airports. Air service is also available through the Chicago Rockford International Airport in Rockford.
  • By bus. Van Galder Bus Co. (Coach USA) operates hourly shuttle buses between Rockford and O'Hare year round. Van Galder also offers service to Madison, Chicago Midway Airport, the Chicago Loop, and Chicago's Union Station (Amtrak Station).     

Campus Map



Visitor parking: A, B, C, E, G
Student parking: A, B, C, E, G
Faculty/Staff parking: A, B, C, D, E, G



1. Main Entrance/Gloyd Parkway 18. Caster Residence Hall
2. Blanche Walker Burpee Student Center 
19. Ekvall Residence Hall
3. Fisher Memorial Chapel 
20. McPhail Residence Hall
4.

Clark Arts Center (Maddox Theatre, Cheek Theatre, Art Gallery)    

21. Svenson Hall
5. Starr Science Center 22. Dayton Residence Hall
6. Refrigeration Plant 23. Kent Center
7. Howard Colman Library 24. Marland Physical Plant
8. Scarborough Hall 25. Seaver Physical Education Center
9.
Lang Center for Health, Wellness, Counseling and Disability Services    
26. Barnes Tennis Courts
10. Emerson Residence Hall 27. Softball Diamond
11. Barnes Residence Hall 28. Baseball Diamond
12. Cummings Center 29. Smith Athletic Fields
13. Talcott Residence Hall 30.  Sam Greeley Field 
14. Lathrop Residence Hall 31.  Jane Addams International Peace Garden
15. Olson Residence Hall 32. Adams Arch
16. Lion's Den/Johnson Center 33. YWCA
17. Nelson Hall 34. 5100 Building / PURI Business School

 

Department Information

Rockford University
5050 E. State Street
Rockford, IL 61108
815-226-4000



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