Directions to the Department & Colloquia

Colloquium Location:

Room 2079 Natural History Building
1301 W. Green St.
Urbana, IL 61801

Locations of the building, parking, and lodging for speakers

The Department of Geology is now located in the Natural History Building, 1301 W. Green St., Urbana, IL 61801.  The main departmental office is room 3028.


An interactive campus map can be found at:


Parking for attendees is limited. Some on-street parking is available at the metered spaces.  Public transportation is recommended.  Call the Geology Department Office at 217-333-3540 for any special accommodations needed.


Speakers may park as follows:

1) If a room is booked in the Illini Union, obtain a parking permit when you check in. 


2) The department has a parking space near Burrill Hall, just east of NHB.  Please contact office staff at 217-333-3540 to arrange this.


Most speakers' lodging will be in the Illini Union Hotel, 1401 W. Green Street, Urbana The Illini Union Hotel is about 200m southwest of the department offices.