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The City Life: Elgin

Our campus is located in Elgin, Illinois, a far northwest suburb of Chicago.  With a population of more than 110,000 people, Elgin is a city within the suburbs that offers a variety of dining, shopping, and entertainment options for Judson students.

Elgin-Area Attractions

Dining

Restaurants and Dining

Judson's convenient location is a short drive away from a wide variety of restaurants and dining options near campus, in downtown Elgin, and in the surrounding communities.

Shopping

Shopping

Judson is within driving distance of a wide range of shopping malls, premium outlets and major retail stores.  One of the largest malls in the U.S., Woodfield Mall, is only 15 minutes east on Interstate 90.

Entertainment

Entertainment

The Chicagoland area has a wide variety of entertainment venues including amusement parks, museums, theaters, galleries, sports teams, movie theaters, and more.

Recreation

Recreation

Located along the Fox River, Judson is near several parks, preserves, biking routes, and jogging trails. The Fox River is also a prime location for kayaking and fishing.

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