Welcome to the 16th Annual Midwest Fit Fest information page!
Co-Hosted by University of Illinois Chicago & DePaul University Campus Recreation
Location: University of Illinois at Chicago
Date: Feb 21-23 2014
Thank you for your interest in participating in the 2014 Midwest Fit Fest. Registrations have closed as we have reached our maximum capacity of participants.
If you are a presenter or have questions about registration for MWFF and you have not yet registered please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
When the program schedule is active you will receive an email notification to log in and select your class preferences. Class preferences will be on a first available basis. Once a class is full you will be directed to select another class option.
The MWFF Session Schedule is now available. Click here to access a pdf of the schedule. We are excited about the program and want to thank all those that submitted applications to present. Session selection will be live Monday, February 3rd. All registered participants will receive an email (email will be sent to the email address that was provided at the time of registration) with a unique web address, username and password. Once you login, you will presented with available class options for each session. Make your selection and submit. You must be registered prior to be able to select your class options. If a session is full it will automatically direct you to select your next option.
Select carefully and plan your day. Once you have submitted your session selections you will not be able to make adjustments. All class change requests will be based on availability once those registered have been admitted into the class.
Would you like to share your fitness knowledge and expertise with your peers? If so, we strongly encourage you to apply to present at the Sixteenth Annual Midwest Fit Fest!
The sessions at Fit Fest will be presented primarily by group exercise instructors and personal trainers from campus recreational facilities across the Midwest region. Presentation experience such as this is an incredible opportunity for professional growth and it is an excellent resume builder. Please note that we also encourage coordinators and directors to present as this adds to the overall educational experience.
Applications are accepted through Monday, November 25th.
Click HERE to open the application form.
Parking at The Student Recreation Facility on 737 S. Halsted:
Click HERE for a for a map of UIC Campus. The SRF is located on East campus between Harrison and Polk Street. The parking structure is just south of our facility between Polk and Taylor shown as HTPS on the campus map. The rates for parking are listed below:
Variable Rate Parking Facilities
|Time||Weekday Rates||Weekend/Evening Rates|
|.0 – .5 hrs||$4.50||$4.50|
|.5 – 1.5 hrs||$6.50||$6.50|
|1.5 – 2.5 hrs||$8.50||$8.50|
|2.5 – 3.5 hrs||$10.00||$8.50|
|3.5 – 4.5 hrs||$11.50||$8.50|
Below are the suggested Hotel options
Crowne Plaza Chicago Metro
Room Block: MWFF FITNESS CONFERENCE
Reserve Room by: February 5th, 2014
Room Rate: $115.00 per night plus tax
Distance: .5 miles
Parking: $30.00 (Lots around hotel @ $20.00)
Room Block: MWFF FITNESS CONFERENCE
Reserve Room by: January 21st, 2014
Room Rate: 99.00 per night plus tax
Distance: 1.5 miles (Located on the river)
Holiday Inn – Chicago Mart Plaza
CPS Parking – Bus Directions
***HOTEL DROP-OFF (ORLEANS & MART CENTER DRIVE) – EAST SIDE***
- Proceed NORTH on N ORLEANS STREET toward MERCHANDISE MART PLAZA / W NORTH BANK DRIVE
- Turn LEFT onto WEST CHICAGO AVENUE
CPS PARKING LOT
405 W Chicago Avenue (South Side of Street)
$50 per 24 Hours Period (subject to change without notice)
Driver should pay at the machine / not at the hotel / the hotel is not responsible for the parking lot
Erik Eloe, Area Manager
(312) 882-0363 / direct
(312) 559-1848 / office