The Educated Choice in Hotels Near DePaul University
Make the educated decision when choosing hotels near DePaul University. The Majestic North Chicago hotel is perfect for visiting any of the Wind City’s prestigious institutions. From Northwestern University to the University of Chicago and University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago’s most reputable universities boast extensive, well-rooted academic programs that continue to draw students from across the globe.
Just minutes from downtown and a neighbor to Lincoln Park, our Chicago luxury hotel places prospective students, educators and visiting family and friends right where they need to be. Discover some of Chicago’s most esteemed institutions:
DePaul University is the largest Catholic university in the nation and was founded in 1898 by the Vincentians. Serving over 25,000 students, it is the largest private institution of Chicago. The Big East school has two primary campuses, one in Lincoln Park and another downtown. The student body consists of approximately 16,400 undergraduate and 9,000 graduate/law students, making it one of the 10 largest private universities in the United States.
An urban institution of higher education and service of humanity, this Jesuit Catholic university is known for its highly ranked business school and history department. It is now the largest Jesuit university in the U.S. with enrollment of over 16,000 students. Loyola Chicago offers 85 Master’s, 31 doctoral degrees and 26 graduate-level certificate programs.
Northwestern’s Chicago campus is located in the city’s Streeterville neighborhood, minutes from our Lakeshore hotel. The main campus consists of a 240 acre parcel in Evanston right along the shores of Lake Michigan. This private research university offers 12 undergraduate, graduate and professional schools and 145 graduate and professional degrees. Regarded as one of the top academic institutions in the country, Northwestern has one of the top ten university endowments nationally. The home of the Wildcats remains the only private university in the Big Ten Conference and a founding member.
It has been said that the world’s best improv, acting, writing and comedy classes are found right at The Second City Training Center. For 50 years Second City has produced a wealth of comedic materials from legendary groups of performers who call Chicago home. The school offers a variety of classes in the performance arts for students at any level of experience and all ages. Classes include improvisation, acting, writing, directing, music, web/video and movement and physical theater.