Silverman Hall Resources

Wildcard & Key Access to Silverman Hall Spaces

Those requesting access to Silverman Hall must fill out the required form(s) completely and submit the form(s) via e-mail with a photo of the front and back of your Wildcard to Access to a faculty laboratory require the faculty member’s signature. Access to a core facility requires the core manager’s signature. Access takes at least 1 business day to be processed.

Authorization Form for Wildcard Access to Silverman Hall – Those requesting Wildcard access to Silverman Hall must fill out the form completely and email the form and a photo of the front and back of their INDALA-encoded Wildcard* to Please note: Access can take up 2 business days to be granted. Download Form.

CAMI Access Request Form – Those requesting access to the Center for Advanced Molecular Imaging (CAMI) in Silverman Hall must fill out the form completely and have it approved by Chad Haney or Alex Waters. Download Form.

Northwestern University Key Authorization Form – Use this form for all Medeco key (hard key) requests for offices and rooms B550 & B560. Download Form.

Reserving Silverman Hall Conference Rooms

Reserve a Silverman Hall conference room using Outlook Desktop Application and an “” email address.

  • Click on “Calendar” in Outlook
  • Create a new appointment or meeting
  • In the To: field, add the meeting attendees
  • In the To: field, perform a room search and find the room you want to reserve (Silverman 1-510, Silverman 2-510, Silverman 3-510 or Silverman 4-510). The email address for each room follows this pattern,  If you want to see availability for all rooms, include each Silverman conference room in the to field and click on Scheduling Assistant in the menu bar at the top of Outlook.

Choose the room you want and send the request. All requests for Silverman conference rooms will automatically be directed to CLP for approval. Your request is pending until you receive a final approval message from CLP (within 1 business day).

Emergency Information

Emergency 911

University Police 1-3456

Facilities Management (7:00am – 7:00pm) 1-5201

Facilities After-Hours 1-3456

Office of Research Safety: 491-5581

Silverman Hall Address: 2170 Campus Drive, Evanston, IL 60208-2850

Find Emergency Procedurces Here.

Request to Use Event Space

Silverman Hall was designed to advance interdisciplinary research and training. Activities are scheduled on a first-come, first-served basis, and CLP activities shall always have first priority.

Request for use of Silverman Hall facilities can be made by completing the request form and submitting to at least 5 business days in advance of the event. Facility use is contingent upon acceptance of all terms in the Silverman Hall Space Use Agreement Form. By signing this Agreement, you are acknowledging that you have read and understood these policies. Download Form.

If the event is to be cancelled, the applicant should notify CLP at least 48 hours in advance of the activity. Violation by a use agreement holder of any of the rules governing the use of Silverman Hall and grounds may be cause for the cancellation and denial of future requests.