Plan a Visit

Plan a Visit

If you are interested in coming for a visit, please contact the Academic Program Coordinator at 434 924-8646 to schedule your day.

 

From I-64

  • Take I-64 to Charlottesville, Exit 118B (UVa Information Center exit).
  • Take Rte. 29 north to Ivy Road/Rte. 250 Business East.
  • Turn RIGHT off the exit ramp.
  • Pass the UVa Information Center.
  • Go straight through next 5 lights: 
    At 3rd light (Emmet St.), Ivy Road becomes University Avenue. You will pass the Rotunda on your right after going through 4th light.
  • Turn RIGHT at 6th light (strange intersection between University
    Avenue-which now curves left to become Main Street-and Jefferson Park  Avenue).
  • Go south on Jefferson Park Avenue to first light (Lee St.).
  • Turn LEFT at Lee St. and park in 11th Street Parking Garage (you will see the garage on your left). Bring your parking ticket with you; the department will validate it  (validation not available for regular/repeat visits or for class attendance).
  • Exit the parking garage and walk back to the intersection of Lee St. and
    Jefferson Park Avenue.
  • Cross Jefferson Park Avenue.
  • Walk to large brick building at the end of the driveway (West Complex, where DPHS is located).
  • Enter building through main glass doors.
  • Pass to the right of the information desk to find the Main Elevators.
  • Take Main Elevators to 3rd floor; follow signs to Public Health Sciences.   
  • Enter suite through main door. Call 4-8646 using the phone on the table to your right.

From Washington, DC

  • From Washington, take I-66 WEST to Exit 43A (US 29 South). US 29
    crosses I-66 at several points; 43A is the most efficient exit.
  • Take US 29 South into Charlottesville (70+ miles).
  • Continue south under the overpass for the US 250 bypass (the light right before the overpass is Angus Road; there will be a Holiday Inn on your left and a Best Western on your right).
  • After you go under the overpass, go straight through the next four lights
     (Barracks Rd., Wise St., Arlington Blvd., Massie Rd.).
  • Turn LEFT at the fifth light (University Avenue).
  • Go straight through the next two lights (Rugby Rd., 14th St.).
  • Turn RIGHT at the third light (Jefferson Park Avenue).
  • Turn LEFT at the next intersection (Lee St.).
  • Park in 11th Street Parking Garage on your left. Park here and we will validate your ticket.  Bring your ticket with you.
     (validation not available for regular/repeat visits or for class attendance).
  •  Walk out of the parking garage back onto Lee St. Turn RIGHT.
  •  Cross Jefferson Park Avenue. You will be looking at a large brick building at the end of a driveway. This is the West Complex (where you're headed).
  • Enter the West Complex through the main entrance and pass RIGHT of  the information desk to get to the main elevators.
  • Take main elevators to the 3rd floor and follow the signs to Public Health Sciences (room 3181).
  • Enter suite through main door. Call 4-8646 using the phone on the end table on your right.

From the south on Rte. 29

  • Take Rte. 29 north to Charlottesville.
  • Exit on Fontaine Ave. (this is also the exit for the Fontaine Research Park
    and the football stadium).
  • Turn RIGHT off the exit ramp, and get in the left lane as soon as possible (the right lane vanishes after you pass the Fontaine Research Park).
  • Go straight through the light at Fontaine Research Park and the light after
    that.
  • As you approach the 3rd light, the road will fork into a V.   Bear RIGHT at the V, which will quickly merge onto Jefferson Park Ave.
  • Continue straight through the next light and under the pedestrian overpass at the Health Sciences Library.
  • Turn RIGHT at the next light (Lee St.).
  •  Park in 11th Street Parking Garage on the left. Bring your parking ticket with you; we will validate it (validation not available for regular/repeat visits or for class attendance).
  •  Exit the parking garage and walk back to the intersection of Lee St. and
     Jefferson Park Avenue.
  •  Cross Jefferson Park Avenue.
  •  Walk to large brick building at the end of the driveway (the West Complex, where DPHS is located).
  •  Enter building through main glass doors.
  •  Pass to the right of the information desk to find the Main Elevators.
  • Take Main Elevators to 3rd floor; follow signs to Public Health Sciences.
  •  Enter suite through main door. Call 4-8646 using the phone on the end table on your right.  

If you get lost...Tracey Brookman (Program Coordinator): 434-924-8646