Please arrive no later than 9:30 AM on Tuesday, February 12 to allow time for parking and check-in. If you get delayed, 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 15 minutes early to ensure adequate time to park.
Google Directions to Campus
Please note that a number of large construction projects are taking place in the area surrounding campus. Please allow extra time for your trip and if possible, avoid using Exit 16 off I-390.
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.