UIC Sport and Fitness Center (SFC)
828 S. Wolcott Ave., Chicago, IL 60612
|Phone||(773) 342-7250 (CBD Office)|
|Directions||Follow this link to Google Maps to get directions by car or for routes using the CTA. The map also gives a layout of the campus buildings in the area.|
|Parking||The best place to park for the UIC SFC is on Taylor St. between Wolcott Ave. and Hoyne Ave. The most convenient spot to part is on Taylor St. between Damen Ave. and Wolcott Ave., but you will need to feed the city parking meters.
There are bike racks outside the building for those riding their bike to the facility.
|Facility Entry||While its address indicates that it’s on Wolcott Ave., the UIC SFC is actually inside a quad formed between Polk Ave. and Taylor Ave. on the north and south, respectively, and between Damen Ave. and Wolcott Ave., on the west and east, respectively. It’s just to the southwest of the UIC Student Center West in the same quad.
You can use sidewalks from any of the above streets to access the quad and get to the UIC SFC. You will walk up a ramp and enter through a revolving door to the building lobby. Look for a blue sign for the facility outside the main doors. The Google Map linked above gives a nice depiction of this part of the UIC Campus.
|Getting to the UIC SFC Pool||Once you enter the building, here are the steps you’ll take to get to your swim class:
|Logistics and Other Information||Bring the following to the facility when you come:
You can usually rent a lock or towel from the front desk, but it’s always good to have backup in case they are temporarily out when you arrive.