Career Services - Directions and Parking

Directions and Parking Information

Location

Holmes Student Center is located in the heart of NIU's Campus on the southwest corner of Lucinda Avenue and Normal Road approximately 1/2 mile east of Annie Glidden Road.

Directions

From the West

  • From I-88: Exit onto Annie Glidden Road. From Annie Glidden Road, turn right (east) onto Lucinda Avenue. The first stop light will be Normal Road. Holmes Student Center will be on the right.

From the East

  • From I-88: Exit onto Annie Glidden Road. From Annie Glidden Road, turn right (east) onto Lucinda Avenue. The first stop light will be Normal Road. Holmes Student Center will be on the right.
  • From I-90: Exit onto Route 47 South. Take Route 38 West approximately 16 miles to the Annie Glidden Road, and turn right (north). From Annie Glidden Road, turn right (east) onto Lucinda Avenue. The first stop light will be Normal Road. Holmes Student Center will be on the right.

From the South

  • From I-39: Exit I-39 to I-88 East. Travel I-88 East to the Annie Glidden Road exit. From Annie Glidden Road, turn right (east) onto Lucinda Avenue. The first stop light will be Normal Road. Holmes Student Center will be on the right.

From the North

  • From I-39: Exit I-39 left (east) Route 38. Travel east to Annie Glidden Road, and turn left (north). Turn right (east) onto Lucinda Avenue. The first stop light will be Normal Road. Holmes Student Center will be on the right.

Unloading

Unload at the east (Normal Road) entrance of the Holmes Student Center. Curbside assistance will be available.

Parking

Employers will use the Visitor Parking Lot. After unloading, continue south on Normal Road. Turn right (west) onto Locust. Turn right (north) onto Carroll Avenue. The Visitor Parking Lot will be on the left. Holmes Student Center is within walking distance northeast of the Visitor Parking Lot.

NIU Campus Map
   Holmes Student Center labeled as 36. Visitor Parking Lot labeled as Pay Lot.