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NEIU Climbing and Bouldering Walls

Located in the Auxiliary Gym of the P.E. Complex, our climbing wall is 30 feet tall, has five different climbing entries and a bouldering wall with more than 30 horizontal feet of climbing space. The walls have multiple routes ranging from the complete beginner to the experienced climber. No matter what you choose, our friendly climbing staff is here to help introduce you to this growing sport in a safe and comfortable environment.

All equipment is FREE and provided by Northeastern. Wear athletic clothes and gym shoes for an educational and fun climbing experience. “Climbing On!”


  • Tuesday, 2:30-5:30 p.m. (Available only on Sept. 25, Oct. 22, and Nov. 13.)
  • Wednesday, 2:30-5:30 p.m
  • Thursday, 2:30-5:30 p.m.

Interested in bringing a group in for a private climbing session?

The NEIU Climbing and Bouldering Walls are a great way to introduce people to the sport of climbing. Climbing requires more than physicality, it is a sport built by trust, communication, explotration, and motivation--a great activity for groups of all ages and skill levels.

Climbing Reservation and Fees 

NEIU Student, Faculty or Staff

$100 for first 10 participants, plus $10 for each additional participant
**Staff only - two-hour reservation


$150 for first 10 participants, plus $15 for each additional participant

Contact Us

For more information or questions regarding the Climbing Wall Rental Program, please email or call (773)-442-4176.

Accommodation Requests

People needing special assistance or accommodations should contact Student Disability Services at (773) 442-4595 or  or visit the office:

Student Disability Services D 104
5500 North St. Louis Avenue
Chicago, Ill. 60625
8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

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