Virginia Commonwealth University (Summer 2015)

Venue for Friday conference sessions

Directions for Friday (University Student Commons, 907 Floyd Ave.)

Arriving from the east or south by Interstate 64W/95N
From Williamsburg or Petersburg

  • Take Exit 76A Chamberlayne Avenue.
  • At top of the ramp turn left on Chamberlayne.
  • At the next light, turn right on Leigh Street.
  • At the next light, turn left on Belvidere Street.
  • Drive six blocks to Main Street and turn right.
  • For off-street parking—at the next light, turn left on Laurel Street.
  • The entrance to Main Street Parking Deck is on the right.
  • If not parking in the deck, or after parking in the deck, simply continue on Main Street. Commons is at 2nd light on the right at Cherry and Main.

Arriving from the west or north by Interstate 64E/95S
From Charlottesville or Fredericksburg

  • Take Exit 76B for Belvidere Street.
  • Use middle lane on exit ramp then turn left at stop light on Leigh Street.
  • At the next light, turn right on Belvidere Street.
  • Drive six blocks to Main Street and turn right.
  • For off-street parking—at the next light, turn left on Laurel Street.
  • Entrance to Main Street Parking Deck is on the right.
  • If not parking in the deck, or after parking in the deck, simply continue on Main Street. Commons is at 2nd light on the right at Cherry and Main.

Parking for Friday (West Main Street Parking Deck, 801 W. Main St.)

Rates are $1 per hour for the first two hours and $2 per hour for each additional hour for a maximum daily rate of $10 per day. Credit/debit cards and cash are accepted at all of these locations.


Venue for Thursday pre-conference workshops

Directions for Thursday (Larrick Student Center, 900 Turpin Street)

Arriving from the east or south by Interstate 64W/95N
From Williamsburg or Petersburg

  • Merge onto I64 W toward Richmond
  • Take the I95 S/5th Street exit, EXIT 190, on the left toward Petersburg/Downtown Coliseum
  • Stay straight to go onto N 5th Street
  • Take the 1st right onto E Jackson Street
  • Take the 1st left onto N 4th Street
  • Take the 1st left onto E Leigh Street
  • Turn left onto Turpin Street
  • Take the 1st right to stay on Turpin Street
  • 900 Turpin Street is on the left

Arriving from the west or north by Interstate 64E/95S
From Charlottesville or Fredericksburg

  • Take the I64 E exit, EXIT 75, toward Williamsburg/Norfolk/Richmond International Airport
  • Merge onto N 3rd Street toward Coliseum/Downtown
  • Turn left onto Turpin Street
  • Take the 1st right to stay on Turpin Street
  • 900 Turpin Street is on the left

Parking for Thursday (Eighth Street Deck, 659 N. 8th St.)

Rates are $1 per hour for the first two hours and $2 per hour for each additional hour for a maximum daily rate of $10 per day. Credit/debit cards,and cash are accepted at all of these locations.