Arrival and Departure Information
Guests arriving on Monday afternoon should go directly to Wallis Hall (Admissions) on our River Campus. Get maps and directions here. (See “On-Campus Visits” tab under “Visits & Events” for more details.)
Guests arriving on Tuesday morning should view the parking information below.
Arrival and Departure Times
If you are staying overnight, please arrive between 1:00pm and 4:00pm on Monday, February 18. Otherwise, plan to arrive by 8:30 am on Tuesday, February 19. All students should plan to depart at 4:30 pm on Tuesday.
If you experience a delay, please call Admissions at (585) 275-3221.
If you are driving and using a GPS, please enter 252 Elmwood Avenue, Rochester NY 14611 as your destination. This will bring your to the main entrance of The University of Rochester.
On more popular visit days, we often have our visitors park off campus. To find out where to park, please check your event-signup confirmation email or call our office at (585) 275-3221.
When you arrive at the Elmwood Avenue entrance to campus, be sure to stop at the Visitor Parking and Information Booth (straight ahead, in the middle of the street) for instructions on where to park and how to get to the Office of Admissions in Wallis Hall. Please plan to arrive at least 15 minutes early to ensure adequate time to park.
The University’s River Campus is about two miles from the Greater Rochester International Airport (airport code ROC). Commercial taxi service and car rental are available from the airport. Cab fare is approximately $10, depending on the number of people and luggage.
The Rochester city buses stop at several locations on the River Campus as well as the Medical Center and Eastman campuses on all routes. For schedule and bus route information, visit the Rochester Transportation Services page.
The Rochester Amtrak station is located at 320 Central Avenue. Taxi service and car rental are available, and the station is located on the municipal bus line that serves the River Campus.
Once you get to campus, check in with the visitor booth at the gate. They’ll give you a map of campus and parking information.