Columbia College Chicago


Located in the heart of Chicago's historic South Loop neighborhood, Sherwood is just steps away from world-renowned museums, casual and upscale restaurants, unique shops, and historic landmarks!

How To Get Here

Directions via car: Sherwood is located on Michigan Avenue just a block and a half south of Roosevelt Road. Take Interstate 90/94 to the Roosevelt/Taylor Street exit, turn east on Roosevelt Road, then south on Michigan Avenue.

Parking: There is street parking throughout the area, some metered and some unmetered. There are three pay lots in the area; one two doors south of Sherwood, one on the corner of 14th & Michigan, and one on the corner of 14th & Wabash. Sherwood students may park in the lot at 14th & Wabash for up to one hour free of charge with a permit (available at the front desk).

Directions via public transportation: Sherwood is located three and a half blocks from the Roosevelt CTA station (Orange, Red, and Green lines), and two blocks south of the Metra Electric Station. CTA buses #1, 3X, and 4 stop in front of the school. For more detailed information, please visit the CTA website at

Cabs are plentiful right outside the door.

1312 South Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL 60605
(312) 369-3100
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Three of the world's greatest museums, The Field Museum of Natural History, The Adler Plantetarium, and The Shedd Aquarium are a short walk from Sherwood. Millennium Park is just a few blocks away.

Chicago is known as a great restaurant town, and Sherwood's South Loop neighborhood is no exception! The Chicago Firehouse, Giocos,  Ma & I Thai Dining, The Scout Waterhouse & Kitchen, Weather Mark Tavern, Yolk, and Zapatista and are all within a block of Sherwood. Casual eateries such as Jimmy John's, Pita Heaven, Panozzo's Italian Deli, Potbelly Sandwich Works, Starbucks, and Subway are also nearby.

Also nearby is the Roosevelt Road Shopping Center, which includes stores such as Target, the Home Depot, and Whole Foods. Other area conveniences include Jewel-Osco Grocery Store, dry cleaners, pet day-care, beauty salons, day spas, yoga, banks, and gas stations.