Travel and Lodging


Directions to Dekalb can be found at:

Cole Hall, site of the meeting, is centrally located on campus.


Parking Accomodations


Parking on campus is available in the Visitor Parking lot, 200 Carroll Ave., Dekalb, IL, 60115.  

Day parking is $5. Parking is free from 7pm Friday night until Monday morning at 7am.

Local Restuarants [pdf]


Hotel Accommodations  


Parking is free in the visitors lot for Holmes Student Center Hotel Guests. These rooms cost $74/room/night. A few suites are available. To make reservations call 815-753-1744.

A block of Holmes Student Center guest rooms has been set aside for conference participants and can be reserved directly with the NIU campus hotel at 815-753-1444


Additional hotels in DeKalb and the neighboring city of Sycamore are listed below.

  • Super 8, DeKalb                                815-748-4688
  • Baymont Inn and Suites, DeKalb         815-748-7100
  • Best Western, DeKalb,                       815-758-8661
  • Stratford Inn, Sycamore                     815-895-6789
  • Holiday Inn Express, Sycamore           815-748-7400
  • Country Inn and Suites, Sycamore      815-895-8686
  • Comfort Inn, Sycamore                     800-424-6423