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Chicago Performing and Visual Arts College Fair

  • Event Details:

    Location:
    UIC Forum
    725 W Roosevelt Rd
    Chicago, IL 60608

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  • Fair Hours:

    Tuesday, October 03, 2017

    October 03, 2017
    6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

  • Directions and Parking:

    Other Parking Options:


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Exhibitor Information

Fair Hours:
Tuesday, October 3, 2017
6:30 p.m. - 9 p.m.

Location:
UIC Forum (University of Illinois Chicago)
725 W. Roosevelt Rd
Chicago, IL 60607

Exhibitor Set-Up Hours:
Tuesday, October 3, 2017
4 p.m. – 6 p.m.

Transportation and Directions:

From the North
Take the Kennedy Expressway (I-90/94) to the Eisenhower Expressway (I-290) westbound and keep to the right; take the Ashland Avenue exit from the Eisenhower Expressway; then take Ashland Avenue south (left) one block to Harrison Street; turn right to get to the campus.

From the West
Take the (I-290) Eisenhower Expressway to the Racine Avenue exit; then go south to Harrison Street and east to the campus.

From the East
Take Harrison Street or Roosevelt Road; if you take Roosevelt Road, go west to Halsted Street.

From the South
Take the Dan Ryan Expressway (I-90/94) and exit on Roosevelt Road (1200 south); go west on Roosevelt Road to Halsted Street.

Exhibitor Parking:
There are several visitor pay lots on campus. For a list of lots available for visitors click here. A campus map with parking locations can be found here.
Visit the UIC’s parking rates page for current parking rates. Rates and availability subject to change by facility.
For more parking information or special needs accommodations, please visit the parking services office page.

Other Parking Options:


Reserve your parking in advance and get there on time, stress free!

SpotHero is the nation’s leading parking reservation app to book convenient and affordable parking, whether it’s for an event, commute to work or even airport parking.

To reserve your parking spot for the Chicago Performing and Visual Arts College Fair, visit the UIC Forum SpotHero Parking Page and book a spot with rates up to 50% off drive-up.

New to SpotHero? Download the SpotHero iPhone | Android app and enter promo code CHIARTS for an extra $5 off your first park!

Shipping:
Exhibitor packages must be shipped to arrive between Friday, September 29, 2017 and Tuesday, October 3, 2017.  Any items arriving before Friday, September 29, 2017 will be refused.  Make sure you take note of any tracking numbers and track your packages to ensure delivery. 

Please clearly mark all packages as follows:

UIC Forum (University of Illinois Chicago)
1234 S. Union (Dock address)
Chicago, IL 60607
(Name and Institution Name)
Hold for NACAC PVA College Fair 10/03/2017
Tel: 312-459-6009

After the fair, the venue will not make any accommodations for pick-up or shipment of leftover items. The venue will simply hold the packages for pick-up. Exhibitors will have to make all arrangements with their carrier to arrange for pick-up, if needed.


Recommended Hotels:
Holiday Inn & Suites Chicago – Downtown 
506 West Harrison Street, Chicago, IL, 60607
Tel: 866/573-4235

Crowne Plaza Chicago West Loop 
733 W Madison St, Chicago, IL, 60661
Tel: 866-925-8676

Hotel Chicago - Illinois Medical District 
1622 W Jackson Blvd, Chicago, IL, 60612
Tel: 866/767-0278

Hospitality:

Please note that we provide water for exhibitors at the Performing and Visual Arts College Fairs. We encourage you to bring your own snacks and beverages.

Workshop Information

Navigating Fine & Performing Arts Admissions
Tuesday, October 3
5:30 p.m. - 6:15 p.m.
Forum Room D

Promote This Fair!

Thank you for your interest in NACAC’s Performing and Visual Arts Fairs. Help us promote this fair far and wide! Newsletters and posters​ are available for wide distribution. We encourage you to share these materials on your websites, social media (#nacacfairs) and in person with the students and families you serve. Thank you for your support! ​

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