Visitor Resources

Conference Center Location

The University of Saint Mary of the Lake is located at 1000 E. Maple Avenue in the town of Mundelein, IL, approximately four miles west of Interstate 94. The closest airport is O’Hare International Airport, which is about 28 miles south of USML.

The South Residence Hall is located in the 300P Building and the Conference Hall is located in the 400P Building on campus.  Guests are required to park in the Purple Lot.  Taxis and limos should drop off guests in the Purple Lot.

USML Campus Map

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Diving Directions 

If you are heading North on Interstate 94:
To reach the seminary from Interstate 94, take the Hwy 176 exit and turn right
at the foot of the ramp to head west (the ramp loops around). Go approximately
4 miles. Soon after passing Marytown on your right, you will see the signs for
the University, which will also be on your right.

If you are heading South on Interstate 94:
To reach the seminary from Interstate 94, take the Hwy 137 exit and turn right.
Go approximately 3 miles and turn left onto Hwy 21. Go approximately 2 miles
and turn right onto Hwy 176. After approximately 2 miles, you will see Marytown
on your right. Soon afterwards, you will see the signs for the University on your right.

Transportation from Chicago O’Hare Airport

We recommend the following transportation options from Chicago O’Hare Airport:

American Taxi – Average Cost $50 One Way

1-800-244-1177 toll free; 1-847-673-1000 local;

North Shore Limo Service – Average Cost $50 Per Person Shared Ride

1-800-543-0037 toll free: 1-847-816-7474 local;