University of Illinois Research Park
The Research Park at the University of Illinois is a collaboration between the university and Fox/Atkins Development, LLC. It is designed to encourage research and development by private industry, while providing access to numerous amenities including the benefits of:
Leading faculty who can offer expertise and world-class research in relevant fields for a specific business purposes. Faculty often help as consultants, engage through Research Park startups, and provide guidance to companies on a wide range of topics.
An exceptional student population providing a year-round workforce allowing companies flexibility in setting up teams with high skills to rapidly work on projects with interdisciplinary teams while also creating a pipeline for full-time recruitment.
Local peer community of companies in the Research Park that share best practices with each other in a close-knit community. Site directors, employees, and interns network with each other at many of the regularly offered information sharing events, social activities, and skill development opportunities.
National recognition with reoccurring placement on lists such as Forbes.com “12 Business Incubators Changing The World.” the University of Illinois Research Park is known for supporting entrepreneurship and facilitating innovation.
TDFC IV Building
201 Saint Mary's Road, Champaign, IL 61820
2111 S. Oak Street, Champaign, IL 61820
The Atkins Building
1800 S. Oak Street, Champaign, IL 61820
The John Deere Building
2021 S. First Street, Champaign, IL 61820
The Ameren Building
2100 S. Oak Street, Champaign, IL 61820
The Ameren Building is located at 2100 S. Oak Street. This 45,045 square foot multi-tenant building serves as a wet/dry laboratory and office space for companies in need of both. The building has common area restrooms, a pond front location with walking paths, and park landscaping.