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Get Involved While at the Hostel

Posted on August 1, 2016 · Posted in News

August is a great time to sign up for one of the many events that HI Chicago has to offer. If getting seeing all Chicago has to offer is your goal,.. read more

Lollapalooza Happy Hour!

Posted on July 18, 2016 · Posted in News

Help us kick off the best music festival Chicago has to offer at our Lollapalooza Happy Hour.  Hosted on July 27th from 4:00pm to 7:00pm, you can enjoy free drinks,.. read more

HI USA seeks applicants for 2-week cultural exchange in Egypt

Posted on March 31, 2016 · Posted in News

Eye-opening. Thought-provoking. Remarkable. If this isn’t how you would describe your summer, you’re doing it wrong. Now through May 15, young adults ages 18-23 from Egypt, France, Germany, Lebanon, Tunisia,.. read more

Give back and stay for free during HI USA’s Great Hostel Give Back!

Posted on December 8, 2015 · Posted in Uncategorized

At HI USA, we believe in the power of travel to open minds and the power of community service to open hearts. Above all, we believe that these experiences should.. read more

HI Chicago celebrates Sleep for Peace with Summit of Community Voices

Posted on September 8, 2015 · Posted in News

The United Nations International Day of Peace falls on September 21, and organizations and individuals around the world celebrate this day devoted to strengthening the ideals of peace. For the third consecutive.. read more


Apply for an internship today!

Posted on August 20, 2015 · Posted in News

Meet cool people and get ahead at the hostel! Hostelling International Chicago is a great place to gain valuable experience for your career! The hostel utilizes interns throughout the year… read more

HI Chicago Newsletter

Posted on July 16, 2015 · Posted in Uncategorized

It has been an exciting year for HI Chicago. Most notably, we were recognized as the 3rd Best Extra Large Hostel worldwide, up from 9th place in 2014. To capitalize.. read more

Join a HI Chicago Volunteer Guide for a Walking Tour this Week!

Posted on March 26, 2015 · Posted in Uncategorized

HI Chicago has amazing volunteers who regularly take guests out to explore this great city. Tours include both downtown and neighborhoods. Sign-up at the 2nd floor events table today. Open.. read more