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Summer Conferences

Summer Conferences
Welcome to DePaul University's Summer Conference Program. Whether you are looking for a place to host a small meeting for a few days or a conference for several hundred people, the Lincoln Park Student Centers staff will be happy to help you plan a very successful event.

DePaul's Lincoln Park campus is home to all types of conferences, meetings and camps during the summer months. Summer Conferences at DePaul are defined as those events taking place from late June through July 31 that require overnight accommodations. Nestled in the Lincoln Park neighborhood, in the heart of Chicago, the campus is located just minutes from downtown Chicago, and is surrounded by shopping, restaurants and residential neighborhoods. Follow this link to view the Lincoln Park Campus map.

Locations

Our technologically advanced meeting rooms can accommodate all types of events from banquets to lectures to meetings. Click here for photos and more information on rooms at the Student Center, Cortelyou Commons, and Munroe Hall.

Our sleeping rooms can accommodate small groups or groups as large as several hundred people. Our modern Residential Housing Facilities is located on campus just steps away from the meeting rooms. We offer single and double occupancy sleeping rooms that are air conditioned. All rooms are connected by a shared bathroom, in a suite arrangement.

Rooms are furnished with a bed, desk and closet, and include the following:

  • Linen Pack (sheets and a towel)
  • Pillow/Pillow Case
  • Blanket
  • Bar of Soap
  • Shampoo
  • Trash can with liner

Residential buildings include the following amenities:

  • Lounges are located on each floor
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Trash and Recycling Rooms
  • Beverage Vending Machines
  • Front/Reception Desk

Dining on Campus

Chartwells is the exclusive provider of dining services for DePaul University. They can work with you to provide for your every dining need from elegant catered meals to hot buffet service in the Student Center Dining Area. 

Please contact Chartwells for more information about menus, pricing, and policies. Donations of food for DePaul departments and student organizations may be arranged in certain circumstances. For more information, contact the Director of the Student Centers at (773) 325-7346.

Fitness on Campus

The Ray Meyer Fitness and Recreation Center offers the opportunity for conference guests to exercise in DePaul's premiere fitness facility. The Ray Meyer Center offers strength training equipment, basketball courts, a running track, and a swimming pool.

Business on Campus

The Campus Copy Center, located on the third floor of the Student Center, can assist with all your business needs from copying to faxing. Also, there are public computers that can be accessed by conference guests to check emails, browse the internet, or work on other business needs.

Parking

Parking at DePaul University's parking structure can be arranged for an additional cost.

Contact Us

If you have more questions about hosting your Summer Conference at DePaul or are interested in checking availabilities please contact:

Jeff Quest
Assistant Director, Student Centers
2250 N. Sheffield Avenue
Suite 303
(773) 325-4078
jquest@depaul.edu

For more information, please download our Summer Conference Guide .