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    Ryan Field Campus Gameday Information

    Ryan Field Campus Address: 1501 Central St., Evanston, IL 60208
    Football plays at Ryan Field.
    Men's Basketball, Women's Basketball, Volleyball and Wrestling play in Welsh-Ryan Arena, located immediately north of Ryan Field.
    Baseball plays at Rocky Miller Park, located north of Ryan Field at the intersection of Ashland and Isabella Streets.
    Softball plays at Sharon J. Drysdale Field, located northeast of Ryan Field and directly east of Welsh-Ryan Arena.

    Click here for a complete map of Lakeside Field and the Northwestern campus.

    Directions to Ryan Field Campus:

    From Chicago and South Suburbs: Take either Lake Shore Drive or I-90/94 (Kennedy). If you go the Lake Shore Drive route, follow LSD until it ends and merges with Sheridan Road. Take Sheridan north through Evanston (follow the signs as Sheridan winds through south Evanston). Turn left on Central Street, just north of the main campus. Go west approximately one mile to Ryan Field.

    If you take the expressway, stay on the Kennedy until I-90 and 94 split. Take I-94 West (Edens) toward Milwaukee. Exit on Old Orchard Road and proceed east. Turn left on Gross Point Road and then turn right at the next light which is Central Street. Proceed approximately two miles to Ryan Field.

    From the North: Take I-94 (Edens) East. Exit on Skokie Blvd. Turn left at stop light at Lake Avenue. Go east on Lake to Green Bay Road. Turn right and proceed south to Central Street. Turn left and go east approximately one-half mile to Ryan Field.

    From Southwest Suburbs, West Suburbs and O'Hare International Airport: Take I-294 North. Exit on Dempster Street east and proceed several miles until you reach I-94. Take I-94 West and exit and turn right on Old Orchard Road. Proceed east and turn left on Gross Point Road. Take the next right on Central Street and head east approximately two miles to Ryan Field.

    Parking for all Ryan Field Campus sports except football:
    Parking is available in both the East and West lots adjacent to Ryan Field. Parking for men's basketball games is $10 and free for women's basketball, wrestling, volleyball, baseball and softball on the weekends. A parking permit is required Monday-Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Parking is located in the lot directly north of Lakeside Field as well as to the west of the field. A full map can be found here.

    Tickets Tickets can be purchased in advance here or by calling 888-GO-PURPLE. All seating at Rocky Miller Park and Sharon J. Drysdale Field is General Admission. Tickets can also be purchased the day of the game. The Box Offices at Rocky Miller Park and Sharon J. Drysdale Field will open one hour prior to the event, and will be located near the entrance to the field.

    Tickets are general admission and are $7 for adults and $4 for senior 65 & older, faculty/staff, children 17 and under or students from other Universities with a valid student ID. Northwestern students will be admitted free with a valid WILDCARD ID. Group tickets are available for all sports for groups of 15 or more and are $3/each.

    Northwestern University
    Athletic Ticket Office
    1501 Central Street
    Evanston, IL 60208
    888-GO-PURPLE (467-8775)
    Email the Ticket Office

    Monday through Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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