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  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee maker (as well as tea)
  • Safe
  • Iron and ironing board – AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST
  • Wi-Fi
  • 42” flat screen TV
  • Complimentary breakfast voucher ($5 value) at participating dining partners (Einstein Bros. Bagels, Qdoba, Quad Shop, Starbucks)
  • Vending rooms on each floor, offering a microwave, soda machine, and ice machine – CURRENTLY UNAVAILABLE
  • Computer/printer for guest use on 4th floor
  • FREE access to premier Campus Recreation facilities: ARC and CRCE – CURRENTLY UNAVAILABLE
  • FREE parking adjacent to the Illini Union


FREE parking is adjacent to the Illini Union. Lot D11 parking spaces are for Illini Union Hotel guests and you will be given a pass upon request at check-in. Explore parking options. Need directions? Just type in your address and we’ll see you soon.

Fitness / Recreation

Hotel guests have FREE access to premier training and recreation facilities through Campus Recreation. Amenities include indoor pools, indoor running tracks, fitness equipment, free weights, and more. Additional fees for group fitness classes and climbing wall. Request a pass at the Hotel front desk. Check out Campus Recreation.

Illini Union Dining

Einstein Bros Bagels

Bagels have never been so versatile! Dine on everything from turkey wraps to bagel dogs to egg sandwiches. Don't forget to grab a cup of Darn Good Coffee in the morning to start the day off.

Where: Lower Level

Hours: Beginning August 24 - Mon-Thurs: 7am-4pm; Fri: 7am-2:30pm; Sat/Sun: 7am-1pm

Blaze Pizza

Fresh, made-from-scratch dough. Healthful, artisanal ingredients on the assembly line. Inventive to classic. You decide. Blazing hot oven + dedicated pizzasmith + 180 seconds = fast-fire’d, perfectly crisp perfection. Sound good? Enjoy the rest of your day.

Where: Lower Level

Hours: Beginning August 24 - Mon-Fri: 10:30am-8pm; Sat/Sun: 11am-6pm


Every meal at Garbanzo is rich in nutrients, protein, fiber and antioxidants, but the details are up to you! Build your meal to fit your dietary needs and preferences by choosing from a wide variety of entrées, proteins, veggies, one-of-a-kind sauces and healthy sides. This location is completely halal certified.

Where: Lower Level

Hours: Closed for Fall 2020

Qdoba Mexican Grill

Qdoba can take care of your Mexican food cravings! Offering burritos and burrito bowls with chicken, steak or vegetarian options, Qdoba lets you pick your toppings and design your meal your way. Salsa, queso and tasty desserts are also available. Stop by today!

Where: Lower Level

Hours: Beginning August 24 - Mon-Fri: 8am-8pm; Sat/Sun: 8am-6pm

Quad Shop

Quad Shop is Illini Union's very own corner store! Gluten-free products, bottled drinks, candy, cookies and frozen meals are just a few of the many offerings. Illini gear, school supplies and magazines are on hand too. Try our delicious freshly popped popcorn!

Where: Main Level Southwest Wing

Hours: Mon - Fri: 7am - 5pm; Sat - Sun: CLOSED


Enjoy a cup of coffee with the company that has been around since 1971. Starbucks Coffee Company now has a convenient location at the Illini Union Courtyard Café! Grab a drink or treat on the go, or sit and enjoy your time in the brand new state of the art café.

Where: Courtyard Cafe

Hours: Mon - Fri: 7:30am - 6pm; Sat - Sun: CLOSED


From their famous juicy burgers to the tasty chicken, Wendy's is no doubt a classic staple on the dining scene. Choose from four delicious salads, or order the savory chili. Just don't forget to indulge in a signature chocolate or vanilla Frosty!

Where: Lower Level

Hours: Beginning August 24 - Mon-Fri: 10:30am-8pm; Sat/Sun: 11am-6pm