Directions to the University

From New York City, via Merritt parkway: Merritt-Wilbur Cross Parkway (Rt. 15) to exit 59. Turn right at the end of the exit (Whalley Ave.). Follow Whalley Ave. to Blake Street. Take a left onto Blake Street. Follow Blake Street to the third traffic light, and take a left onto Farnham Avenue.  Follow until the end of the road.

Commuting for Orientation: At the traffic light at the end of Farnham, take a right onto Wintergreen Avenue. At first light take a right onto Fitch Street, and get into the far left lane on Fitch Street. At first light take a left onto Crescent Street. Take the second left into Lot 12 parking area. 

Staying on Campus for Orientation: At the traffic light at the end of Farnham, take a left onto Wintergreen Avenue. Proceed through first light and take your first left into the residence life section of campus.


From New York City, via I-95: I-95, exit 44 (Kimberly Avenue, Rte. 10). Turn right at the end of the exit onto Kimberly Avenue, then left at the traffic light onto Ella Grasso Blvd., Rte 10. Ella Grasso Blvd. ends at Crescent Street. Turn left onto Crescent Street.

Commuting for Orientation: Take the second right on Crescent Street into the Student Center, Lot 12 parking area.  

Staying on Campus for Orientation: Follow Crescent Street to the end. At the light, turn right onto Fitch Street (merge to extreme left lane) to the first light and take a left onto Wintergreen Avenue. Follow Wintergreen Avenue through second light and take first left into the residence life section of campus.


From New York State: I-84 East. Follow Rte. 84 through Danbury, Conn., into Waterbury, Conn., taking Rte. 8 South. (Read directions from Waterbury or Seymour below.)

From Rhode Island: I-95 South, into Connecticut (Read directions from New London below).

From New London: I-95 South, Exit 45 (Ella Grasso Blvd., Rte. 10). Follow Ella Grasso Blvd. North, Rte. 10. Ella Grasso Blvd. ends at Crescent Street. Turn left onto Crescent Street.

Commuting for Orientation: Take second right on Crescent Street into the Student Center, Lot 12 parking area. 

Staying on Campus for Orientation: Follow Crescent Street to the end. Turn right onto Fitch Street. Follow Fitch Street (merge to the extreme left lane) to the first light and take a left onto Wintergreen Avenue. Follow Wintergreen Avenue through second light and take the first left into the residence life section of campus.

From Boston or Worcester: I-90 West (Mass. Pike) to I-84 West to Connecticut. Follow I-84 to I-91 South. (Read directions from Hartford below.)

From Springfield: I-91 South into Connecticut. (Read directions from Hartford below.)

From Hartford: I-91 South to I-95 South to New Haven. Exit 45 (Ella Grasso Blvd., Rte. 10). Ella Grasso Blvd. ends at Crescent Street. Turn left onto Crescent Street.

Commuting for Orientation: Take second right on Crescent Street into the Student Center, Lot 12 parking area.

Staying on Campus for Orientation: Follow Crescent Street to the end. Turn right onto Fitch Street. Follow Fitch Street (merge to the extreme left lane) to the first light and take a left onto Wintergreen Avenue. Follow Wintergreen Avenue through second light and take the first left into the residence life section of campus.

From Hartford, Meriden: Wilbur Cross Pkwy. (Rt. 15) south to Exit 59. Turn right at the end of the exit and head south onto Whalley Avenue. Follow Whalley Avenue to Blake Street. Take a left onto Blake Street. Follow Blake Street to the third light; take a left onto Farnham Avenue.  Follow until the end of the road. 

Commuting for Orientation: At the traffic light at the end of Farnham, take a right onto Wintergreen Avenue. At first light take a right onto Fitch Street, and get into the far left lane on Fitch Street. At first light take a left onto Crescent Street. Take second left into Lot 12 parking area.

Staying on Campus for Orientation: At the traffic light at the end of Farnham, take a left onto Wintergreen Avenue. Proceed through first light and take your first left into the residence life section of campus.

From Ansonia or Derby: Rte 34 East to Ella Grasso Blvd. (Rte 10 North). Turn left onto Crescent Street.

Commuting for Orientation: Take second right on Crescent Street into the Student Center, Lot 12 parking area.

Staying on Campus for Orientation: Follow Crescent Street to the end. Turn right onto Fitch Street (merge to the extreme left lane). Stay on Fitch Street to the first light and take a left onto Wintergreen Avenue. Follow Wintergreen Avenue through second light and take first left into the residence life section of campus.

From Waterbury or Seymour: Rte. 8 South to Rte 34 East to Ella Grasso Blvd. (Rte. 10 North). Turn left onto Ella Grasso Blvd. and follow to Crescent Street. Turn left onto Crescent Street.

Commuting for Orientation: Take second right on Crescent Street into the Student Center, Lot 12 parking area.

Staying on Campus for Orientation: Follow Crescent Street to Fitch Street. Turn right onto Fitch Street and stay to the extreme left lane. At the first traffic light take a left onto Wintergreen Avenue. Follow Wintergreen Avenue through second light and take first left into the residence life section of campus.

 

*** Students Commuting to Campus during Orientation should park in Lot 12, Located on Crescent Street.  Parents and family members should do the same.

 

*** Students Staying on Campus during Orientation should park at West Campus Residence Complex or in the West Campus Parking Garage, Located in the residence life section of Campus. Parents and family members should do the same.

 

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