How To Find Us
From the North: Eastern Illinois University can easily be accessed from Interstate 57 by taking exit 190. From I-57, state Route 16 east becomes Lincoln Avenue upon reaching Charleston city limits. EIU is located on Lincoln Avenue; you will first see Old Main, which resembles a castle and is the northernmost point on campus.
From Lincoln Avenue, turn right (south) on Ninth Street going through 2 four-way stops, then turn left (east) on Edgar Drive. Textbook Rental Service facility is located on your left (north side of the street).
From the South: Route 130 to Edgar Drive. Turn left (west) on Edgar Drive. Textbook Rental Service is located on your right (north side of the street).