Directions to the Aurora Campus

For information on arranging a visit to Aurora University along with maps of the area, check our Visit AU page

From Chicago (Union Station) by Train:

  1. Visit the Metra Web site (this will open a new window) for train departure schedules. Trains from Chicago run hourly on weekdays.
  2. Go to Chicago Union Station on Clinton St. between Jackson and Adams.
  3. Take the Burlington Northern Santa Fe (BNSF) Railway Line to Aurora (this is the last stop).
  4. WELCOME TO AURORA. Taxi service and PACE bus service are readily available to get you from the station to campus. For current PACE bus schedules and routes conduct a search for "Aurora University" on the PACE bus Web site.

From Chicago by Car:

  1. Take the Eisenhower Expressway West to the East-West Tollway (I-88).
  2. Take Orchard Road exit.
  3. Turn left (south) on Orchard Road and go to Galena Boulevard.
  4. Turn left (east) on Galena and proceed to Randall Road.
  5. Turn right (south) on Randall until you reach Marseillaise Place.
    WELCOME TO AURORA UNIVERSITY.

From the Southern Suburbs:

  1. Take 294-North to the East-West Tollway (I-88).
  2. Take Orchard Road exit.
  3. Turn left (south) on Orchard Road and go to Galena Boulevard.
  4. Turn left (east) on Galena and proceed to Randall Road.
  5. Turn right (south) on Randall until you reach Marseillaise Place.
    WELCOME TO AURORA UNIVERSITY.

From the Northern and Northwestern Suburbs:

  1. Take either 294-South, Route 59, or Route 53/I-355-South to the East-West Tollway (I-88).
  2. Take Orchard Road exit.
  3. Turn left (south) on Orchard Road and go to Galena Boulevard.
  4. Turn left (east) on Galena and proceed to Randall Road.
  5. Turn right (south) on Randall until you reach Marseillaise Place.
    WELCOME TO AURORA UNIVERSITY.

From Southern and Central Illinois:

  1. Take Route 47-North through Yorkville and turn right at Jericho Road.
  2. Take Jericho to Edgelawn, turn left.
  3. Take Edgelawn to Marseillaise Place, turn right.
    WELCOME TO AURORA UNIVERSITY.

From DeKalb:

  1. Take the East-West Tollway (I-88) east.
  2. Take Orchard Road exit.
  3. Turn left (south) on Orchard Road and go to Galena Boulevard.
  4. Turn left (east) on Galena and proceed to Randall Road.
  5. Turn right (south) on Randall until you reach Marseillaise Place.
    WELCOME TO AURORA UNIVERSITY.