Lectures will take place on the 5th floor in Beckman
Frequently asked questions:
Q: Is there a website with general information?
A: This is where all pertinent information will be posted. We are continuously updating it.
Q: What is the closest airport?
A: UIUC Willard Airport is approximately 15 minutes from campus. The airport code is CMI.
Q: Will there be travel arrangements made from the airport?
A: No, you can take a taxi or a bus from the airport to the dorm.
Q: Is Lincolnland Express a good bus company to travel from Chicago to Urbana?
A: Yes, the Lincolnland Express is a good bus to take. The bus should drop you off in front of the dorm.
Q: What is the location where we will be staying?
A: Florida Avenue Residence Hall. Address: 1001 West College Ct., Urbana, IL. Telephone: (217) 333-0840
Q: Is there a registration time or meeting on Sunday?
A: Check in is at any time on Sunday. There is no meeting planned for Sunday. Participants will pick up an information packet upon their arrival at the Residence Hall.
Q:How do we check in on our arrival?
A: Someone will be at the front desk to check you in.
Q: What is the rooming situation? If there are roommates, can I request one?
A: There will be two persons per room. It is possible to request a roommate- we’ll do our best to accommodate your request.
Q: Will I have access to internet?
A: Yes, you will have a temporary guest account so you can access the internet from May 31 through June 13th. You are encouraged to bring your laptop.
Q: What should I budget for meals during the session? Are any meals provided?
A: Only lunch and snacks will be provided during the weeks. You are responsible for all meals on the weekends and breakfast and dinner during the week.
Q: Is there a good-bye reception on the last evening?
A: After a short computational lab session, there will be a small good-bye reception and "certificates of participation" will be distributed.