Explore Chicago: The Windy City Awaits You!
Welcome to Chicago, Illinois!
Chicago, Illinois, boasts a rich history that has played a pivotal role in shaping Loyola University Chicago into the esteemed institution it is today. Situated in both Rogers Park and downtown Chicago, the university offers convenient access to the city center, just a 20-30 minute drive or bus ride from the Rogers Park campus— the very location chosen for the upcoming conference.
Proximity to downtown Chicago presents a unique opportunity for conference attendees to immerse themselves in the vibrant local community. In 2023, Condé Nast Traveler Magazine recognized Chicago as the "Best Big City in the U.S.," solidifying its reputation as a metropolis that seamlessly blends grandeur with beauty. The city and its surrounding areas host a myriad of local businesses contributing to an environment dedicated to excellence and urban development.
Rogers Park, an exceptional neighborhood in itself, offers a diverse range of attractions for visitors. From outdoor recreational spaces and historic sites to art opportunities, shopping, and dining, the neighborhood caters to various interests. Rogers Park is in a constant state of transformation, envisioning a future that redefines the city's identity. With a population of approximately 55,000, Rogers Park thrives and evolves, leaving behind a legacy of greatness for future generations.
NACURH Annual Conference Team's Recommendations
As Ramblers have called Loyola University Chicago and Rogers Park their second home, we have been able to explore all the great things that the city has to offer. Our conference team has compiled a list of their recommendations for all food and entertainment that your delegation should check! Please check out our on-going list!