Map and Directions
The main entrance to Northern Illinois University is located on Rt. 38 (Lincoln Highway) in DeKalb, Illinois. The closest interstate highway is I-88, which has two DeKalb exits: Peace Rd. on the east and Annie Glidden Rd. on the west. For detailed driving directions, check the campus maps.
The visitor's parking lot is located near the Holmes Student Center on Carroll Avenue which can be reached from Lincoln highway (Rt. 38). Check the directions and maps for the location of the visitor's parking lot and the Holmes Student Center.
The Faculty Development and Instructional Design Center is located in the Wesley Foundation Building on Locust Street. From Lincoln Hwy., turn north onto Normal Road, then turn left on West Locust Street. Public parking is available in the visitors' parking lot on Carroll Ave.