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University of Illinois Extension serving Cook County

Main Office (Cook County)
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8751 S. Greenwood Avenue, Suites 112-122
Chicago, IL 60619
Phone: 773-768-7779
FAX: 773-768-4818
Email: uie-cook@illinois.edu
Hours: Monday - Friday 8:30 am to 4:30 pm

Branch Office (Cook County)
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1140 N. Lamon
Floor 2
Chicago, IL 60651
Phone: 773-287-8333
FAX: 773-287-8335
Hours: Monday - Friday 8:30 am to 4:30 pm

Branch Office (Cook County)
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4747 Lincoln Mall Drive
Suite 601
Matteson, IL 60443
Phone: 708-679-6889
FAX: 708-679-6855
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4 pm

Branch Office (Cook County)
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1114 N. Arlington Heights Road, Suite 201
Arlington Heights, IL 60004
Phone: 847-201-4176
FAX: 847-201-4175
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm

Branch Office (Cook County)
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Enterprise Center
2205 Enterprise Drive, Suite 501
Westchester, IL 60154
Phone: 708-449-4320
FAX: 708-492-1805
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4 pm

Branch Office
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1114 N. Arlington Heights Road
Suite 201
Arlington Heights, IL 60004

Branch Office (Cook County)
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9415 South Western Avenue, Suite 201
Chicago, IL 60643
Phone: 773-233-2900
FAX: 773-233-9183
Hours: Monday - Friday 8:30 am to 4:30 pm

Branch Office (Cook County)
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9415 South Western Avenue, Suite 200
Chicago, IL 60643
Phone: 773-651-4011
FAX: 773-651-4047
Hours: Monday - Friday 8:30 am to 4:30 pm

Find Us

Main Office (Cook County)


From the south: Take I-57 to Dan Ryan Expressway/I-94 West towards Chicago Loop. Take the 87th Street exit. Continue on State Street to East 87th Street. Turn right on East 87th Street. Turn right on South Greenwood.

From the West: Take I-290 E to Dan Ryan Expressway/I-94/I-90 East towards Indiana. Merge onto I-90 E/I-94 E toward Garfield Boulevard then merge to I-94 E. Take the 87th Street exit. Turn left on East 87th Street. Turn right on South Greenwood.

From the North: Dan Ryan Expressway/I-94/I-90 East towards Indiana. Merge onto I-90 E/I-94 E toward Garfield Boulevard then merge to I-94 E. Take the 87th Street exit. Turn left on East 87th Street. Turn right on South Greenwood.


Branch Office (Rolling Meadows)


From the north suburbs

Take I-294 South. Exit 294 to westbound US 90 (junction is near O'Hare Airport). Take exit 90 to northbound Route 53 (Rolling Meadows). Take Route 53 north to Euclid Avenue East and follow the signs to Third District Court Building, on the southwest corner of Euclid and Wilke Road.

From Indiana

Take I-294 from Indiana, Exit I-294 to westbound I-290 (junction is immediately after the third tollbooth; it says, "to Rockford"). Stay on I-290 and it will become Route 53 (Rolling Meadows). Take Route 53 north to Euclid Avenue East and follow signs to Third District Court Building, on the southwest corner of Euclid and Wilke Road.

From the south suburbs

Take I-294 north, Exit I-294 to westbound I-290 (junction is immediately after the third tollbooth; it says "to Rockford"). Stay on 290 and it will become Route 53 (Rolling Meadows). Take Route 53 north to Euclid Avenue East and follow signs to Third District Court Building, on the southwest corner of Euclid and Wilke Road.

From the west suburbs

Take I-355 north; it will join northbound I-290/Route 53. Take Route 53 north to Euclid Avenue East and follow signs to Third District Court Building, on the southwest corner of Euclid and Wilke Road.


Branch Office(Arlington Heights)



Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program - EFNEP


From the south: Take I-57 to Dan Ryan Expressway/I-94 West towards Chicago Loop. Take the 87th Street exit. Continue on State Street to East 87th Street. Turn right on East 87th Street.

From the north: Take I-94 East to 87th Street exit. Continue on South Lafayette. Turn left on West 87th Street. Continue on East 87th Street.

From the west: Take I-290 to I-94 East to 87th Street exit. Continue on South Lafayette. Turn left on West 87th Street. Continue on East 87th Street.


Branch Office (EFNEP North)




Chicago South West Branch


From I-57 North, exit at 111th Street and go west about 1/4 mile to Vincennes Avenue. Take Vincennes Avenue north to intersection of 103rd & Vincennes and Beverly (Y-intersection). The office is in the Y of the intersection. Parking lot is accessible from Vincennes and Beverly.

From I-57 South, exit at 111th Street and go about 2 blocks west to Vincennes Avenue. Take Vincennes Avenue north to intersection of 103rd & Vincennes and Beverly (Y-intersection). Our office is in the Y of the intersection. Parking lot is accessible from Vincennes and Beverly.


Branch Office (Matteson)


From the south: North on I-57 to U.S. Route 30 (Lincoln Highway). East on Route 30 (Lincoln Highway) to Cicero. Turn right onto Cicero. Then turn left at the first stoplight and make a left to Lincoln Mall Drive. Entrance to the building will be on your left side.

From the north: South on I- 57 to U.S. Route 30 (Lincoln Highway). East on Route 30 (Lincoln Highway) to Cicero. Turn right on Cicero. Then turn left at the first stoplight and make a left to Lincoln Mall Drive. Entrance to the building will be on your left side.

From the east or west: Take I-80 to Route 57 South. Then follow the directions above (from the north).


Branch Office (Westchester)


From the north: Take the 294 toll road, exit east at Cermak (22nd Street). Turn right at the first driveway.

From the south: Take 294 toll road, exit at US-34 East (Ogden), turn left at Wolf Road (first stoplight), go north to Cermak (22nd Street), and turn left (west). Turn left at second stoplight (Enterprise Drive). Remain on Enterprise Drive approximately 2 blocks. At Children's Memorial Outpatient sign on left, turn right. Proceed thru parking lot to fence and turn right again. Heading north, proceed almost all the way back to Cermak.

From the east: Take the Eisenhower Expressway west to Wolf Road (Exit 16). Stay right and proceed straight about 1/4 mile to the stoplight at Wolf Road. Turn left (south), proceed to Cermak (22nd Street), and turn right (west). Turn left at second stoplight (Enterprise Drive). Remain on Enterprise Drive approximately 2 blocks. At Children's Memorial Outpatient sign on left, turn right. Proceed thru parking lot to fence and turn right again. Heading north, proceed almost all the way back to Cermak.

Public transportation: Take the CTA Pink line to the end-of-the-line terminal at 54th Avenue in Cicero. Transfer to the PACE bus #322, Cermak, going west toward Yorktown. Get off at Enterprise Drive (a stoplight). Cross the street, continue proceeding west on the sidewalk until it ends at the parking lot, turn left to enter the building at the main entrance.

For more directions call RTA travel 836-7000 (number works from any Chicago area code) or go to www.transitchicago.com


Cook County Unit