Guest Rooms

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We are now accepting reservation requests for 2016-2017 academic school year. The guest rooms will be available beginning Tuesday, September 20th throughout the academic school year ending Friday, June 2nd, while classes are in session. Reservations are accepted as they are received. Please allow 2-3 business days for a response. Concierge will respond with either confirmation or explanation of unavailability.

If you have not heard back from your request within 1 week, please feel free to email the concierge directly.
If you have any further questions, please contact Concierge at

About Guest Rooms

Northwestern University has a limited number of guest rooms on campus, located at 1856 Orrington, for guests of students and University departments. Guest rooms are only available during the academic year when classes are in session. The cost is $80 per night. Rooms are paid for through a student account or departmental chart string. Cash, check, and credit card are not accepted.

Please note that guest rooms must be reserved at least one week prior to the requested dates. They are for short-term stays only.

For additional information on the guest rooms, see below.

Guest Rooms at 1856 Orrington

Located on South Campus, 1856 Orrington Avenue is only a short walk away from many academic buildings as well as Downtown Evanston. rooms were recently renovated and boast a modern design, making them a great on-campus experience for guests of students or University departments.

Amenities include:

  • Television and cable
  • Private bathroom
  • Toiletries and towels
  • Linens
  • Common Lounge