Housing

Accommodations

While SCUPE does not guarantee availability at any of these listings, below you will find a listing of some excellent and affordable housing options SCUPE students have used in the past.

It is recommended that you call early to make your arrangements.

How Was Your FoodShort-Term Housing

Downtown Chicago:
Hostelling International
This is a Youth/Family Hostel dorm type
room with a locker.
24 E. Congress Parkway
312-583-2216
www.hichicago.org
Contact: Emily Paxson (mention SCUPE)
epaxson@hichicago.org

Greek Town:
Chicago Parthenon Hostel
310 S., Halsted St.
Chicago, IL 60661
312-258-1399
www.chicagoparthenonhostel.com

Hyde Park Area:
Lutheran School of Theology
House with 10 rooms, 2 single beds per
room, shared baths and kitchen facility.
1100 East 55th
Chicago, IL 60615
773-256-0700
Contact: Annie Dunner or Kim Ferguson

McCormick Theological Seminary
5460 S. University Avenue
Chicago, IL  60615
773-947-6300
Contact:  Diane Finish

Consider sharing a hotel room with another student:

Close to SCUPE Offices:
La Quinta Inn & Suites Chicago Downtown
1 S Franklin St.
Chicago, IL 60606
312-558-1020
www.laquintachicagodowntown.com

Homewood Suites Hilton
40 East Grand Avenue
Chicago, IL  60611
312-644-2222
www.homewoodsuiteschicago.com

Seneca Hotel
200 E Chestnut St
Chicago, IL 60611
1-800-800-6261
www.senecahotel.com

Register for the 2014 Congress on Urban Ministry

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What you will find at the 2014 Congress On Urban Ministry:

Renowned Speakers who will challenge, transform, and inspire the way you think about economic justice in our communities.

Engaging Worship that merges prophetic preaching with scripture and song that will fill you.

Inspiring Sacred Text Study that will reframe your thinking about the economic justice issues in communities and networks within your religious tradition and beyond.

50+ Workshops and Seminars guided by leaders will give you the skills, tools and motivation to turn inspiration into action in your community.

A Call to Action declaring with one voice urban leaders, clergy, and theologians to build just economies in our congregations & communities at home and abroad.

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Up-Coming Classes

Transformación urbana desde los márgenes (ALTE)
Rev. Dr. Zaki L. Zaki
April 25-26, May 2-3, 16-17, 23-24
(viernes 6pm - 10pm y sábados 8:30am - 4pm)

Womanist Theology (CAATS)
Dr. Joanne Terrell
Independent Study

Restoring Urban Communities (GTUS)
Dr. Mary Nelson
May 2-3, 9-10, 16-17
(Fridays 1-9pm; Saturdays 9am-5pm)

La justicia social en el contexto latino (ALTE)
Dr. Richard F. Morrisroe
May 30-31, June 13-14, 27-28, July 11-12
(viernes 6pm - 10pm y sábados 8:30am - 4pm)

Dimensions and Dynamics of Urban Ministry (GTUS course page)
Dr. Yvonne Delk
June 2-6, 9-13
(Mondays to Fridays from 9am-5pm)

Interfaith Intensive: Dealing with Diversity & Preparing Religious Leaders for a Multi-Religious World (GTUS course page)
Dr. Paul Knitter; Rev. Dr. Shanta Premawardhana; and Rev. Dr. Charles Amjad-Ali
June 2-7
(Monday to Saturday from 9am-5pm)

Good News for the City: Together Building A Just Economy (GTUS)
Rev. Bill Wylie-Kellermann
June 23-26
*Location: Taught in conjunction with the national conference: the Congress of Urban Ministry. Fees include event registration.

Perspectiva teológica de la Inmigración (ALTE)
Rev. Dr. Eliseo Pérez-Álvarez
July 18-19, August 1-2, 15-16, 29-30
(viernes 6pm - 10pm y sábados 8:30am - 4pm)

Eco-Justice: A Vision for a Sustainable City (GTUS)
Dr. Clinton Stockwell; Pam and Lan Richert of the Eco Justice Collaborative
Fall 2014 - TBA
(Fridays 1-9pm; Saturdays 9am-5pm)

Desarrollo económico en la comunidad latina (ALTE)
Dr. Shirley Pulgar-Hughes & Dr. Timothy R. Eberhart
TBA (September - October)
(viernes 6pm - 10pm y sábados 8:30am - 4pm)

Public Issues In Urban Ministry (GTUS course page)
Rev. Dr. Dave Frenchak
Fall 2014 - TBA
(Fridays 1-9pm; Saturdays 9am-5pm)

Cuidado Pastoral en la Comuniad Latin@ (ALTE)
Dr. Daniel S. Schipani
Sept 5-6, Oct. 3-4 & 31, Nov. 1 & 14-15
(viernes 6pm - 10pm y sábados 8:30am - 4pm)