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TRAVEL TO AND FROM RICHMOND

Transportation will be available for participants who arrive in Richmond by bus, train or airplane. Accepted students need to complete the Travel Form to arrange transportation. This service is provided free of charge.

Please make your travel arrangements in accordance with the following check-in/check-out times.

Check in: Sunday, July 12, 2015
12 Noon – 3:00 pm, Check in for Residential students – Parents may leave as soon as they get their students settled in the dorm.
3:45 pm Check in for Commuters
4:15 pm Campus Tour
5:00 pm – 6:00 pm Picnic (Only for students. Parents are free to leave as soon as students are checked in.)
6:15 pm – 8:00 pm Welcome and Orientation
9:00 pm – 11:00 pm Meeting with Counselors

Check out: Friday, July 31, 2015 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

 

DIRECTIONS TO RHODES HALL

710 West Franklin Street, Richmond, VA 23220

From the North via 95 South-coming from Washington/Fredericksburg

  1. From 95 south, take EXIT 76B toward US-1/Belvidere Street
  2. Get in the middle lane and turn left off of the ramp at the light
  3. Immediately get in the right lane and take a right at the light onto Belvidere Street
  4. Take a right at the second light onto Grace Street.  Travel four blocks.
  5. Turn left onto Harrison Street
  6. Take a left on Franklin Street, and end at 710 W. Franklin Street which will be on your left.**

 

From the South via 95 North-coming from Petersburg/ North Carolina

  1. 95 North merges with 64 West, then take EXIT 76A/Chamberlayne Avenue
  2. Take a left at the light at the end of the ramp onto Chamberlayne Avenue
  3. Take a right onto Broad Street at the fourth light
  4. Take a left onto Harrison Street
  5. Turn left on Franklin and the dorm (710 W. Franklin Street) will be on your left.  Rhoads Hall is on the corner of Pine and Franklin.**

 

From the East via 64 West-coming from Virginia Beach/Williamsburg 

  1. After 64 West merges with 95 North, take exit 76A/Chamberlayne Avenue
  2. Take a left at the light at the end of the ramp onto Chamberlayne Avenue
  3. Take a right onto Broad Street at the fourth light
  4. Travel for four blocks, and take a left onto Harrison Street
  5. Turn left on Franklin and Rhoads Hall will be a few blocks down on your left (710 W. Franklin Street).  Rhoads Hall is on the corner of Pine and Franklin.**

 

From the West via 64 East-coming from Charlottesville

  1. 64 East merges with 95 South. From 95 South take EXIT 76B toward US-1/Belvidere Street.
  2. Get in the middle lane and turn left off of the ramp at the light
  3. Immediately get in the right lane and take a right at the light onto Belvidere Street
  4. Take a right at the second light onto Grace Street.  Travel four blocks.
  5. Turn left onto Harrison Street
  6. Take a left on Franklin Street, and end at 710 W. Franklin Street which will be on your left.**

 

**SPECIAL NOTE: Monday – Friday you cannot turn left on Franklin from Harrison Street.   Please continue down Broad Street one block past Harrison to Ryland Street and go left.  Proceed two blocks and turn left on Franklin then follow the rest of the directions listed above.