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University Center


525 S. State St., Chicago IL 60605

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At UC, we understand the unique needs of students, which is why we offer a seamless blend of city-living and flexible lease terms with unique floor plan options. Our prime location puts you in the heart of Chicago, surrounded by universities, attractions, public transit, and more! When you choose University Center, everything is taken care of for you. Our all-inclusive rates cover utilities, furniture, and Wi-Fi, ensuring a hassle-free living experience. You can focus on your studies or enjoy the vibrant city life without worrying about a thing!

Our state-of-the-art amenities are designed to enhance your living experience. Grab a delicious meal at our dining center, featuring a buffet-style cafeteria and a convenient market with a Starbuck’s Cafe. Whether you prefer a quick coffee break or a relaxed meal with friends, we have you covered!

We pride ourselves on creating a welcoming community. Our dedicated staff is always available to assist you and make your stay at University Center enjoyable. Connect with like-minded individuals, forge lifelong friendships, and create memories that will last a lifetime.

Join us and experience the best of city living with comfort, convenience, and community at University Center in downtown Chicago!

Services Offered

Group Lodging

Number of Sleeping Rooms500

Complimentary Local Calls


Express Check-In/Check-Out

Number of ADA-Compliant Rooms6

In-Room High-Speed AvailabilityComplimentary

Exercise FacilityOn-site

In-Room Wi-Fi AvailabilityComplimentary

Total Number of Guest Rooms500

In-room Refrigerator

Connecting Rooms Available

Number of Double/Doubles480

Motorcoach ParkingOff-site

Group Policy

Average Visit/Tour Length4 weeks

Miles from O'Hare Airport17.0

Miles from Midway Airport10.0

Miles from Navy Pier4.0

Miles from McCormick Place2.0








Student Group Friendly

Public Space Wi-Fi Available

Restaurant(s) On-site

ATM Machine On-site

ADA Compliant

Public Space Wi-Fi COMP or FeeComplimentary

Self-Parking AvailableOff-site

Food On-siteRestaurant

Number of Retail Stores7

Number of Restaurants On-site

Hours of Operation7am - 11:30pm


On-Site Catering

Private Dining Available

Group Menu

Group Breakfast Available

Avg Meal Price/Person (appetizer, entrée, dessert)$ = up to $14

Box Lunches Available

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