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. Construction alert! Take I-80 or I-88 to I-39 north. Exit I-39 north on U.S. 20 west to Alpine Road. Continue down U.S. 20 and exit at 11th St. Turn right on 11th St. and take another right on Harrison Ave. 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).
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|
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.||Johnson Alumni Center||33.||YWCA|
|17.||Nelson Hall||34.||PURI School of Business|
5050 E. State Street
Rockford, IL 61108