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Driving Directions to JMU

Please follow the driving directions to your assigned residence hall during move in! Detailed directions have been provided in order to create a smooth move in process for all residents.

Directions to Bluestone Area Move In



Ashby

Ashby residents should use I-81 Exit 245.

If you have been traveling northbound, at the top of the ramp, turn left onto Port Republic Road. Continue on Port Republic Road to the third traffic light (South Main Street) and turn right.

If you have been traveling southbound, at the top of the ramp, turn right onto Port Republic Road. Continue on Port Republic Road to the second traffic light (South Main Street) and turn right. 

Go to the first traffic light (Bluestone Drive) and turn right onto campus. 

Ashby residents will take the first left turn into the Parking lot to unload.

Once you have unloaded your vehicle, please return to South Main Street.  Drive straight through the light and onto Warsaw Avenue.  Park in the Warsaw Avenue Parking Deck.

Converse

Converse residents should use I-81 Exit 245.

If you have been traveling northbound, at the top of the ramp, turn left onto Port Republic Road. Continue on Port Republic Road to the third traffic light (South Main Street) and turn right.

If you have been traveling southbound, at the top of the ramp, turn right onto Port Republic Road. Continue on Port Republic Road to the second traffic light (South Main Street) and turn right.

Go to the first traffic light (Bluestone Drive) and turn right onto campus.

Converse residents will take the first left turn into the Parking lot to unload.

Once you have unloaded your vehicle, please return to South Main Street.  Drive straight through the light and onto Warsaw Avenue. Park in the Warsaw Avenue Parking Deck.

Gifford

Gifford residents should use I-81 Exit 245 

If you have been traveling northbound, at the top of the ramp, turn left onto Port Republic Road. Continue on Port Republic Road to the third traffic light (South Main Street) and turn right. 

If you have been traveling southbound, at the top of the ramp, turn right onto Port Republic Road. Continue on Port Republic Road to the second traffic light (South Main Street) and turn right, staying in the right lane.

Travel on South Main Street for just over 2 blocks.  On your right you will see a sign for CATHOLIC CAMPUS MINISTRY.  Just past that sign is a JMU parking lot; K-Lot.  Turn right into K-Lot.

From here please follow the directions of the staff assigned to the parking lot.  Vehicles will be given a number and staged in the parking lot until unloading space opens up near Gifford Hall.

Once you have unloaded your vehicle, please return to South Main Street.  Drive straight through the light and onto Warsaw Avenue. Park in the Warsaw Avenue Parking Deck.

Hoffman

Hoffman residents should use I-81 Exit 245

If you have been traveling northbound, at the top of the ramp, turn left onto Port Republic Road. Continue on Port Republic Road to the third traffic light (South Main Street) and turn right.

If you have been traveling southbound, at the top of the ramp, turn right onto Port Republic Road. Continue on Port Republic Road to the second traffic light (South Main Street) and turn right, staying in the right lane.

Travel on South Main Street for just over 2 blocks.  On your right you will see a sign for CATHOLIC CAMPUS MINISTRY.  Just past that sign is a JMU parking lot; K-Lot.  Turn right into K-Lot.

From here please follow the directions of the staff assigned to the parking lot.  Vehicles will be given a number and staged in the parking lot until unloading space opens up near Hoffman Hall.

Once you have unloaded your vehicle, please return to South Main Street.  Drive straight through the light and onto Warsaw Avenue. Park in the Warsaw Avenue Parking Deck.

Logan

Logan residents should use I-81 Exit 245

If you have been traveling northbound, at the top of the ramp, turn left onto Port Republic Road. Continue on Port Republic Road to the third traffic light (South Main Street) and turn right.

If you have been traveling southbound, at the top of the ramp, turn right onto Port Republic Road. Continue on Port Republic Road to the second traffic light (South Main Street) and turn right, staying in the right lane.

Travel on South Main Street for just over 2 blocks.  On your right you will see a sign for CATHOLIC CAMPUS MINISTRY.  Just past that sign is a JMU parking lot; K-Lot.  Turn right into K-Lot.

From here please follow the directions of the staff assigned to the parking lot.  Vehicles will be given a number and staged in the parking lot until unloading space opens up near Logan Hall. 

Once you have unloaded your vehicle, please return to South Main Street.  Drive straight through the light and onto Warsaw Avenue. Park in the Warsaw Avenue Parking Deck.

Spotswood

Spotswood residents should use I-81 Exit 247B:

Continue traveling West on Route 33/East Market Street and quickly get into your left lane. At the first traffic light turn left onto Martin Luther King, Jr. Way. 

Continue on Martin Luther King, Jr. Way to the 3rd traffic light, and turn left onto Mason Street.  At the next corner turn right onto East Grace Street. 

You will use the M and V parking lots for Spotswood Hall move in.

Wampler

Wampler residents should use I-81 Exit 245

If you have been traveling northbound, at the top of the ramp, turn left onto Port Republic Road. Continue on Port Republic Road to the third traffic light (South Main Street) and turn right.

If you have been traveling southbound, at the top of the ramp, turn right onto Port Republic Road. Continue on Port Republic Road to the second traffic light (South Main Street) and turn right, staying in the right lane.

Travel on South Main Street for just over 2 blocks.  On your right you will see a sign for CATHOLIC CAMPUS MINISTRY.  Just past that sign is a JMU parking lot; K-Lot.  Turn right into K-Lot.

From here please follow the directions of the staff assigned to the parking lot.  Vehicles will be given a number and staged in the parking lot until unloading space opens up near Wampler Hall. 

Once you have unloaded your vehicle, please return to South Main Street.  Drive straight through the light and onto Warsaw Avenue. Park in the Warsaw Avenue Parking Deck.

Wayland

Wayland residents should use I-81 Exit 245 

If you have been traveling northbound, at the top of the ramp, turn left onto Port Republic Road. Continue on Port Republic Road to the third traffic light (South Main Street) and turn right.

If you have been traveling southbound, at the top of the ramp, turn right onto Port Republic Road. Continue on Port Republic Road to the second traffic light (South Main Street) and turn right, staying in the right lane.

Travel on South Main Street for just over 2 blocks.  On your right you will see a sign for CATHOLIC CAMPUS MINISTRY.  Just past that sign is a JMU parking lot; K-Lot.  Turn right into K-Lot.

From here please follow the directions of the staff assigned to the parking lot.  Vehicles will be given a number and staged in the parking lot until unloading space opens up near Wayland Hall.

Once you have unloaded your vehicle, please return to South Main Street.  Drive straight through the light and onto Warsaw Avenue. Park in the Warsaw Avenue Parking Deck.

Directions to Hillside Area Move-In



Bell

Bell residents should use I-81 Exit 247B Route 33 West.

Travel West on Route 33/East Market Street and quickly get into your left lane. At the first traffic light turn left onto Martin Luther King, Jr. Way.

Continue on Martin Luther King, Jr. Way through two traffic lights, and just after you drive through the second light (Paul Street), turn left into the C-4 parking lot.  From this point you can follow the signs to your hall’s unloading area.

Hillside

Hillside residents should use I-81 Exit 247B Route 33 West.

Travel West on Route 33/East Market Street and quickly get into your left lane. At the first traffic light turn left onto Martin Luther King, Jr. Way .

Continue on Martin Luther King, Jr. Way  through two traffic lights, and just after you drive through the second light (Paul Street), turn left into the C-4 parking lot.  From this point you can follow the signs to your hall’s unloading area.

McGraw-Long

McGraw-Long residents should use I-81 Exit 247B Route 33 West. 

Travel West on Route 33/East Market Street and quickly get into your left lane. At the first traffic light turn left onto Martin Luther King, Jr. Way.

Continue on Martin Luther King, Jr. Way through two traffic lights, and just after you drive through the second light (Paul Street), turn left into the C-4 parking lot.  From this point you can follow the signs to your hall’s unloading area.

Directions to Lake Area Move-In



Chandler

Chandler residents should use I-81 Exit 245. 

If you have been traveling northbound, at the top of the ramp, turn left onto Port Republic Road and at the second light turn right onto Bluestone Drive. 

If you have been traveling southbound, at the top of the ramp turn right and take your next right onto Bluestone Drive. 

Continue on Bluestone Drive then turn left into the lot behind Chandler hall. You may also use P-lot which is the first right on Bluestone Drive. 

Eagle

Take I-81 to Exit 245. 

If you have been traveling northbound, at the top of the ramp, turn left onto Port Republic Road and at the second light turn right onto Bluestone Drive. 

If you have been traveling southbound, at the top of the ramp turn right and take your next right onto Bluestone Drive. 

Continue on Bluestone Drive to the first stop sign and turn left onto Champions Drive.

From this point please follow the signs and/or instructions from JMU’s parking staff. 

Shorts

Take I-81 to Exit 245. 

If you have been traveling northbound, at the top of the ramp, turn left onto Port Republic Road and at the second light turn right onto Bluestone Drive. 

If you have been traveling southbound, at the top of the ramp turn right and take your next right onto Bluestone Drive. 

Continue on Bluestone Drive to the first stop sign and turn left onto Champions Drive.

Follow signs and/or instructions from JMU’s parking staff. 

Directions to Skyline Area Move-In



Chesapeake

Chesapeake residents should use I-81 Exit 247A Route 33 East.

Travel East on Route 33/East Market Street and at the second traffic light turn right onto University Boulevard.

Continue on University Boulevard through 3 traffic lights. Move to the left lane and continue through a 4th traffic light.  Make the next possible right turn onto the service drive across from the Arboretum. Watch carefully for signs to Chesapeake Move-in.

Once your vehicle has been unloaded, your team and your student will begin moving belongings into the room while you move your vehicle into C-12 parking lot, the designated parking area for Chesapeake.

Potomac

Potomac Hall residents should use I-81 Exit 247A Route 33 East. 

You will travel East on Route 33/East Market Street and at the second traffic light turn right onto University Boulevard. Continue until you reach the 4th traffic light and turn right into campus onto Carrier Drive.  Follow Carrier Drive for just under ¾ of a mile past the new Bioscience building and just past the ISAT/CS building.  Just before the bridge that spans I-81 you will make a left onto the sidewalk/service drive.  Please watch for signs for Potomac Check-In. 

From this point you will be directed behind the buildings over to the Festival Meadow; watch for directional signs and/or university staff for unloading instructions.

Once you have unloaded your vehicle please move it to the C-12 parking lot.

Rockingham

Rockingham residents should use I-81 Exit 245. 

If you have been traveling northbound, at the top of the ramp, turn right and take the immediate next right into the Rockingham parking lot. Follow the signs to the check-in station. 

If you have been traveling southbound, at the top of the ramp, turn left onto Port Republic Road. Go through two traffic lights and turn right into the Rockingham parking lot. Follow the signs to the check-in station. 

Shenandoah

Shenandoah residents should use I-81 Exit 247A Route 33 East.

Travel East on Route 33/East Market Street and at the second traffic light turn right onto University Boulevard.

Continue on University Boulevard through 3 traffic lights. Move to the left lane and continue through a 4th traffic light.  Make the next possible right turn onto the service drive across from the Arboretum. Watch carefully for signs to Shenandoah Move-in.

Once your vehicle has been unloaded, your team and your student will begin moving belongings into the room while you move your vehicle into C-12 parking lot, the designated parking area for Shenandoah.

Directions to the Treehouses (Lake Area) Move-In



Dogwood

Dogwood residents should use I-81 Exit 247B Route 33 West.

Travel West on Route 33/East Market Street and quickly get into your left lane. At the first traffic light turn left onto Martin Luther King, Jr. Way .

Continue on Martin Luther King, Jr. Way  to the 4th traffic light and make a left turn onto S. Main Street.  Get into the left lane and continue on S. Main Street to the 2nd traffic light.  At this light make a LEFT onto campus.

After the first stop sign go approximately 20 feet and bear right at the first intersection and follow signs to the Tree Houses Move-in.

Once you have unloaded your vehicle, please return and park your vehicle in the Warsaw Avenue Parking Deck.

Magnolia

Magnolia residents should use I-81 Exit 247B Route 33 West.

Travel West on Route 33/East Market Street and quickly get into your left lane. At the first traffic light turn left onto Martin Luther King, Jr. Way.

Continue on Martin Luther King, Jr. Way to the 4th traffic light and make a left turn onto S. Main Street.  Get into the left lane and continue on S. Main Street to the 2nd traffic light.  At this light make a LEFT onto campus.

After the first stop sign go approximately 20 feet and bear right at the first intersection and follow signs to the Tree Houses Move-in. 

Once you have unloaded your vehicle, please return and park your vehicle in the Warsaw Avenue Parking Deck.

Maple

Maple residents should use I-81 Exit 247B Route 33 West.

Travel West on Route 33/East Market Street and quickly get into your left lane. At the first traffic light turn left onto Martin Luther King, Jr. Way.

Continue on Martin Luther King, Jr. Way to the 4th traffic light and make a left turn onto S. Main Street.  Get into the left lane and continue on S. Main Street to the 2nd traffic light.  At this light make a LEFT onto campus.

After the first stop sign go approximately 20 feet and bear right at the first intersection and follow signs to the Tree Houses Move-in.

Once you have unloaded your vehicle, please return and park your vehicle in the Warsaw Avenue Parking Deck.

Oak

Oak residents should use I-81 Exit 247B Route 33 West.

Travel West on Route 33/East Market Street and quickly get into your left lane. At the first traffic light turn left onto Martin Luther King, Jr. Way.

Continue on Martin Luther King, Jr. Way to the 4th traffic light and make a left turn onto S. Main Street.  Get into the left lane and continue on S. Main Street to the 2nd traffic light.  At this light make a LEFT onto campus.

After the first stop sign go approximately 20 feet and bear right at the first intersection and follow signs to the Tree Houses Move-in.

Once you have unloaded your vehicle, please return and park your vehicle in the Warsaw Avenue Parking Deck.

Spruce

Spruce residents should use I-81 Exit 247B Route 33 West.

Travel West on Route 33/East Market Street and quickly get into your left lane. At the first traffic light turn left onto Martin Luther King, Jr. Way.

Continue on Martin Luther King, Jr. Way to the 4th traffic light and make a left turn onto S. Main Street.  Get into the left lane and continue on S. Main Street to the 2nd traffic light.  At this light make a LEFT onto campus.

After the first stop sign go approximately 20 feet and bear right at the first intersection and follow signs to the Tree Houses Move-in.

Once you have unloaded your vehicle, please return and park your vehicle in the Warsaw Avenue Parking Deck.

Willow

Willow residents should use I-81 Exit 247B Route 33 West.

Travel West on Route 33/East Market Street and quickly get into your left lane. At the first traffic light turn left onto Martin Luther King, Jr. Way.

Continue on Martin Luther King, Jr. Way to the 4th traffic light and make a left turn onto S. Main Street.  Get into the left lane and continue on S. Main Street to the 2nd traffic light.  At this light make a LEFT onto campus.

After the first stop sign go approximately 20 feet and bear right at the first intersection and follow signs to the Tree Houses Move-in.

Once you have unloaded your vehicle, please return and park your vehicle in the Warsaw Avenue Parking Deck.

Sororities

JMU Sorority residents should use I-81 Exit 245.

If you have been traveling northbound, at the top of the ramp, turn left onto Port Republic Road. Continue on Port Republic Road to the third traffic light (South Main Street) and turn right.

If you have been traveling southbound, at the top of the ramp, turn right onto Port Republic Road. Continue on Port Republic Road to the second traffic light (South Main Street) and turn right.

Go to the first traffic light (Bluestone Drive) and turn right onto campus.

After the first stop sign go approximately 20 feet and bear right at the first intersection and follow signs to the Tree Houses Move-in.

Directions to Village Area Move In



Chappelear

Chappelear residents should use I-81 Exit 245. 

If you have been traveling northbound, at the top of the ramp, turn left onto Port Republic Road. Continue on Port Republic Road to the second traffic light (Bluestone Drive) and turn right onto campus.

If you have been traveling southbound, at the top of the ramp, turn right onto Port Republic Road. At the very first traffic light, turn right onto campus (Bluestone Drive).

Continue on Bluestone Drive through the traffic light. After the traffic light you will then turn right onto the service drive for Frederikson Hall. Watch carefully for Chappelear  Hall Move-in signs. You will drive onto Hanson Field for unloading.

Dingledine

Dingledine residents should use I-81 Exit 245.

If you have been traveling northbound, at the top of the ramp, turn left onto Port Republic Road. Continue on Port Republic Road to the second traffic light (Bluestone Drive) and turn right onto campus. 

If you have been traveling southbound, at the top of the ramp, turn right onto Port Republic Road. At the very first traffic light, turn right onto campus (Bluestone Drive).

Continue on Bluestone Drive to the first traffic light and turn right onto Carrier Drive.  In just a short distance, take the second left turn into the R7 Parking Lot.

From the parking lot you will follow signs to Dingledine Move-in.

Frederikson

Frederikson residents should use I-81 Exit 245.

If you have been traveling northbound, at the top of the ramp, turn left onto Port Republic Road. Continue on Port Republic Road to the second traffic light (Bluestone Drive) and turn right onto campus.

If you have been traveling southbound, at the top of the ramp, turn right onto Port Republic Road. At the very first traffic light, turn right onto campus (Bluestone Drive).

Continue on Bluestone Drive through the traffic light. After the traffic light you will then turn right onto the service drive for Frederikson Hall. Watch carefully for Frederikson Hall Move-in signs. You will drive onto Hanson Field for unloading. 

Garber

Garber residents should use I-81 Exit 247B Route 33 West.

Travel West on Route 33/East Market Street and quickly get into your left lane. At the first traffic light turn left onto Martin Luther King, Jr. Way.

Continue on Martin Luther King, Jr. Way to the 2nd traffic light, and turn left onto Paul Street. Take the first right onto Duke Drive.  Once on Duke Drive, follow signs to Garber Move in.

Once you’ve unloaded your vehicle, please move to the R-1 parking lot.

Hanson

Hanson residents should use I-81 Exit 245.

If you have been traveling northbound, at the top of the ramp, turn left onto Port Republic Road. Continue on Port Republic Road to the second traffic light (Bluestone Drive) and turn right onto campus.

If you have been traveling southbound, at the top of the ramp, turn right onto Port Republic Road. At the very first traffic light, turn right onto campus (Bluestone Drive).

Continue on Bluestone Drive through the traffic light. After the traffic light you will then turn right onto the service drive for Frederikson Hall. Watch carefully for Hanson Hall Move-in signs. You will drive onto Hanson Field for unloading.

Huffman

Huffman residents should use I-81 Exit 245.

If you have been traveling northbound, at the top of the ramp, turn left onto Port Republic Road. Continue on Port Republic Road to the second traffic light (Bluestone Drive) and turn right onto campus.

If you have been traveling southbound, at the top of the ramp, turn right onto Port Republic Road. At the very first traffic light, turn right onto campus (Bluestone Drive).

Continue on Bluestone Drive to the first traffic light and turn right onto Carrier Drive.  In just a short distance, you take the second left and turn into the R7 Parking Lot.

From the parking lot you will follow signs to Huffman Move-in.

Ikenberry

Ikenberry residents should use I-81 Exit 247B Route 33 West.

Travel West on Route 33/East Market Street and quickly get into your left lane. At the first traffic light turn left onto Martin Luther King, Jr. Way.

Continue on Martin Luther King, Jr. Way to the 2nd traffic light, and turn left onto Paul Street. Take the first right onto Duke Drive.  Once on Duke Drive, follow signs to Ikenberry Move- in.

Once you’ve unloaded your vehicle, please move to the R-1 parking lot.

Weaver

Weaver residents should use I-81 Exit 245.

If you have been traveling northbound, at the top of the ramp, turn left onto Port Republic Road. Continue on Port Republic Road to the second traffic light (Bluestone Drive) and turn right onto campus.

If you have been traveling southbound, at the top of the ramp, turn right onto Port Republic Road. At the very first traffic light, turn right onto campus (Bluestone Drive).

Continue on Bluestone Drive to the first traffic light and turn right onto Carrier Drive.  In just a short distance, you take the second left turn into the R7 Parking Lot. 

From the parking lot you will follow signs to Weaver Move-in.

White

White Hall residents should use I-81 Exit 245.

If you have been traveling northbound, at the top of the ramp, turn left onto Port Republic Road. Continue on Port Republic Road to the second traffic light (Bluestone Drive) and turn right onto campus.

If you have been traveling southbound, at the top of the ramp, turn right onto Port Republic Road. At the very first traffic light, turn right onto campus (Bluestone Drive).

Continue on Bluestone Drive to the first traffic light and turn right onto Carrier Drive.  In just a short distance, you will turn left into the R7 Parking Lot.

From the parking lot you will follow signs to White Hall Move-in.