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Driving Directions to Residence Halls

Please use the directions provided on the JMU homepage to get to campus. Once on campus please proceed directly to your assigned residence hall. If your residence hall is within the gated area of campus you will need to contact JMU Parking Services to determine if you will need a temporary gate pass.

More detailed information concerning move in driving directions will be posted on August 1, when room assignments are available.

Maps and driving directions are available on the Campus Map web page.

Directions to Bluestone Area for Move In



Ashby

Click here to download or print the Directions to Ashby Hall!

(For August 27 ONLY)

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, staying in the right lane.

Travel on South Main Street for just over 2 blocks. Take a right into campus on Bluestone Drive and follow the signs for Ashby Move-In. From here please follow the directions of the staff assigned to the parking lot.

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

Click here to download or print the Directions to Converse Hall!

(For August 27 ONLY)

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

Click here to download or print the Directions to Gifford Hall!

(For August 23 ONLY)

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

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(For both August 23 and August 24 ONLY)

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

Click here to download or print the Directions to Logan Hall!

(For August 24 ONLY) 

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.

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

Spotswood

Click here to download or print the Directions to Spotswood Hall!

(For August 23 ONLY)

Traveling Northbound on I-81 to Exit 247B:

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 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.

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

Wampler

Click here to download or print the Directions to Wampler Hall!

(For Friday, August 26 between 9:00AM and 2:00PM ONLY)

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. Turn right at Bluestone Drive and watch for signs for Wampler Hall check-in.

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

Click here to download or print the Directions to Wayland Hall!

(For August 23 ONLY)

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 the Apartments on Grace Street for Move In



Apartments on Grace Street

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(For August 25 - 27 ONLY)

Apartments on Grace St. 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 fourth traffic light (South High 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 third traffic light (South High Street) and turn right, staying in the right lane.

At the first stop light on South High St., take a right onto W. Grace St. Follow the signs for Grace St. Move-In and take a right into the parking lot across from the building.

From here please follow the directions of the staff assigned to the parking lot. Vehicles will be given a numbered placard and staged in the parking lot until unloading space opens up near the Apartments on Grace St. While unloading, someone MUST stay with the vehicle at all times.

Once you have unloaded your vehicle, please return your placard to the staff member in the unloading area, then follow Grace St. to South Main Street. Take a right on South Main Street and take a right at the first light onto Warsaw Avenue. Park in the Warsaw Avenue Parking Deck. 

Directions to Hillside Area for Move-In



Bell

Click here to download or to print the Directions to Bell Hall!

(For August 24 ONLY)

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.

After unloading please move your vehicle to the R1 parking lot. 

Hillside

Click here to download or to print the Directions to Hillside Hall!

(For August 24 ONLY)

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.

After unloading please move your vehicle to the R1 parking lot. 

McGraw-Long

Click here to download or to print the Directions to McGraw-Long Hall!

(For August 23 ONLY)

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.

After unloading please move your vehicle to the R1 parking lot. 

Directions to Lake Area for Move-In



Chandler

Click here to download or to print the Directions to Chandler Hall!

(For August 27 ONLY)

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

Click here to download or to print the Directions to Eagle Hall!

(For both August 23 and August 24 ONLY)

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

Click here to download or to print the Directions to Shorts Hall!

(For both August 23 and August 24 ONLY)

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 for Move-In



Chesapeake

Click here to download or to print the Directions to Chesapeake Hall!

(For both August 23 and August 24 – August 23 check-in will take place between 1:00PM - 4:00PM – DO NOT ARRIVE EARLY)

If you are scheduled to arrive on Tuesday, August 23:

Make sure to bring your Chesapeake Hall hang tag that will be mailed to your home in early August. If you are bringing multiple vehicles, make sure the hang tag is in the vehicle in front.

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. Show your placard to the police officer or staff person there and then proceed further down University Boulevard to the Convocation Center parking lot. Watch carefully for signs to Chesapeake Move-in. Follow staff instructions for parking at Chesapeake Hall for unloading.

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. 

If you are scheduled to arrive on Wednesday, August 24 (9:00AM - 2:00PM):

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

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(For both August 23 and Aug 24 ONLY)

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 until you reach the Bioscience building. Just past the Bioscience building you will make a left onto the sidewalk/service drive between Bioscience and the Physics & Chemistry building. 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. 

Shenandoah

Click here to download or to print the Directions to Shenandoah Hall!

(For August 23 and 27 ONLY)

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) for Move-In



Maple

Click here to download or to print the Directions to Maple Hall!

(For August 27 ONLY)

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

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(For August 27 ONLY)

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. 

Willow

Click here to download or to print the Directions to Willow Hall!

(For August 27 ONLY)

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. 

Greek Houses

Click here to download or to print the Directions to the Greek Houses!

(For August 27 ONLY) 

JMU Greek House 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 for Move In



Chappelear

Click here to download or to print the Directions to Chappelear Hall!

(For August 23 between 1:00PM and 4:00PM ONLY)

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.

After unloading please move your vehicle to the R1 parking lot. 

Dingledine

Click here to download or to print the Directions to Dingledine Hall!

(For August 23 ONLY)

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. After unloading please move your vehicle to the R1 parking lot. 

Frederikson

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(For August 23 between 9:00AM and noon ONLY)

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.

After unloading please move your vehicle to the R1 parking lot. 

Garber

Click here to download or to print the Directions to Garber Hall!

(For August 24 ONLY)

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.

After unloading please move your vehicle to the R1 parking lot. 

Hanson

Click here to download or to print the Directions to Hanson Hall!

(For August 24 ONLY)

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.

After unloading please move your vehicle to the R1 parking lot. 

Huffman

Click here to download or to print the Directions to Huffman Hall!

(For August 24 ONLY)

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. After unloading please move your vehicle to the R1 parking lot. 

Ikenberry

Click here to download or to print the Directions to Ikenberry Hall! 

(For August 23 ONLY)

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.

After unloading please move your vehicle to the R1 parking lot. 

Weaver

Click here to download or to print the Directions to Weaver Hall!

(For August 24 ONLY)

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. After unloading please move your vehicle to the R1 parking lot. 

White

Click here to download or to print the Directions to White Hall!

(For August 24 and August 27 ONLY)

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. After unloading please move your vehicle to the R1 parking lot.