Directions and Accommodations



Directions via Metrorail and Metrobus
Directions via car from Annapolis
Directions via car from Baltimore
Directions via car from Richmond
Parking
Accommodations

Directions via Metrorail:

Take the Green Line from Gallery Place to the Shaw-Howard University station. Exit at the Howard side of the station. Walk up the escalator to Seventh Street. Walk north along Seventh Street (which becomes Georgia Avenue), to Howard Place. Turn right on Howard Place. At the top of the hill, cross Sixth Street and go through the campus gate. The MSRC is located in Founders Library, which is the second building on the right.

Directions via Metrobus:

From Dupont Circle:
Board the G-2 Metrobus, marked "Howard University," on P St. Ride the bus to the last stop, on Bryant St. Walk one block, to the intersection of 4th and Bryant Sts. Cross the intersection and make a right on 4th St. Walk about 2 blocks. Walk through the campus gate on the left and up the incline. Founders Library is on the left.

For more Metrorail and Metrobus information call (202) 637-7000.

Directions via car:

From Annapolis:
Take Route 50 to New York Avenue. Turn right on Florida Avenue. Travel approximately 9 blocks. Turn right on Georgia Ave. At the third traffic light, turn right on Howard Place. Cross 6th St. and enter the gate. (Parking in this area is by permit only, but there is metered parking on 6th St.) Founders Library is the second building inside the campus gate, on the right, next to the chapel.

From Baltimore:
Take I-95, south to I-495, toward Silver Spring. Exit at Georgia Ave., heading south, into Washington, DC. Continue on Georgia Ave. for approximately 6-8 miles. Turn left on Howard Place. Cross 6th St. and enter the campus gate. (Parking in this area is by permit only, but there is meter parking on 6th St). Founders Library is the second building inside the gate, on the right, next to the chapel.

From Richmond:
Take I-95, north to U.S. Route 1, which becomes 14th St. Take 14th Street north, for 2-3 miles. Turn right on "U" St. Travel 11 blocks, and turn left on 4th St. (When "U" crosses Georgia Ave. it becomes Florida Ave.). After approximately 7 blocks, enter the campus gate on the left. (This gate is closed to vehicles, but there is parking on 4th St. during non-rush hours.) Walk through the gate and up the incline. Founders Library is on the left.

Parking:

  1. Metered parking is available on 4th St., adjacent to the campus; and on 6th St.
  2. A pay parking lot is available. Travel north on Georgia Avenue. After crossing over "W" street and passing by the Texaco gas station, take a right on Bryant Street. After passing Wonder Plaza, make an immediate left into an alley - the parking attendant's cage will be visible from Bryant Street.

Accommodations:

For information about summer housing on the campus of Howard University call (202) 806-5661.

Lodging in Washington, D.C.

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