Commencement: Helpful Information
Getting to Wintrust Arena:
The CTA Cermak-McCormick Place Green Line Station (Chicago, IL) station is located at Cermak Road and State Street, 2.5 blocks (0.15 mile) west of the Wintrust Arena at Cermak Road and Indiana Ave.The CTA Cermak-Chinatown Red Line Station (Chicago, IL) is located four blocks west (0.5 mile) of the Wintrust Arean and two blocks west of the Cermak-McCormick Place Green Line Station.
Parking: Wintrust Arena has ample parking for the vennue. Lot A is the closest to the venue and has access to the pedestrian bridges to the arena. For a GPS location to Lot A, use 2301 South Prairie Avenue, Chicago, IL 60616 as your destination. For more parking options, visit https://wintrustarena.com/plan-your-visit/parking/
Important Restrictions for Wintrust Arena
The arena does strongly discourages bags or purses of any kind, except for very specific exceptions. Please visit https://wintrustarena.com/plan-your-visit/purse-bag-policy/ to review the policy. Any bag brought to the arena will be subject to a search. In addition, all guests and students will go through a metal detector as they enter the building
Entering Wintrust Arena:
Guests: Guests will enter the arena by entering the main entrace to the arena, on the corner of Cermak and Indiana Avenue. Staff will be available to direct you. Those guests with mobility impairments will be assisted to the appropriate seating accomodation.
Students: Students will enter at the north end of the arena af the corner of Indiana and 21st Street.. Students will receive their seating assignment and be assisted to their assigned seat. Students should arrive no later than 12:15pm.
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