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CCC Rated Beginners' Open

  • UIC Student Center East 750 South Halsted Street Chicago, IL 60607 (map)

Third Floor Conference Center, Student Center East, University of Illinois at Chicago, 750 S. Halsted St., Chicago. 5/SS, G/30 + 5s delay. In one section; open to U1200 and unrated only. Rounds: 10, 11:15 AM; 1, 2:15, 3:30 PM. Entry fee: $10. On-site registration 9 to 9:45 AM. Prizes: book prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place, top U800 and top unrated. Boards and sets provided; bring clock if you have one. Site is wheelchair-accessible. No smoking.


All-day parking is available for $7 in the UIC Halsted/Taylor Parking Structure at 760 W. Taylor St. with purchase of parking sticker (normal all-day rate is $8.50). We encourage carpooling.


Blue Line to UIC–Halsted; 8 (Halsted) to Polk; 12 (Roosevelt), 18 (18th) to Halsted


Subway and Argo Tea will be open on the second floor of Student Center East. Options within a half-mile walk include:

Fontano Foods 1058 W. Polk St.
RoSal’s 1154 W. Taylor St.
Khaosan & Taylor 1104 W. Taylor St.
Tufano’s 1073 W. Vernon Park Place

Earlier Event: March 12
Intro to Tactics
Later Event: April 23
Women's Chess Workshop