• Map, Lodging & Directions

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    1. Robert C. Byrd Center for Pharmacy Education
    2. Riggleman Hall (RGH) Rotunda/Auditorium/Admissions/Erma Byrd Gallery
    3. Geary Student Union (GSU) Ballroom/Appalachian Room/Frankenberger Art Gallery/Dining Hall/Starbucks/CT
    4. Clay Tower Building (CTB) Schoenbaum Library
    5. The Russell & Martha Wehrle Innovation Center & Sports Complex/Gorman Physical Education Building
    6. Morrison Fitness Center
    7. Erickson Alumni Center
    8. President’s Home
    9. Brotherton Hall
    10. Cox Hall
    11. Middle Hall
    12. Ratrie Hall
    13. East Apartments and parking building
    14. Triana Field and 19th Street Parking Located two blocks from main campus

    P = Student/Faculty/Staff Parking - Permit Required

    • Lodging

      The following hotels offer a discount to visiting UC families:  (Be sure to ask for the UC rate.)

      Downtown Charleston  (approximately 3- 3.4 miles from campus)

      Holiday Inn Express  (ask about the Charlie West rate)
      100 Civic Center Drive
      304-345-0600

      Marriott Town Center
      200 Lee Street East
      304-345-6500

      Four Points by Sheraton
      600 Kanawha Boulevard East
      304-344-4092

      South Charleston (approximately 4.6 miles from campus)

      Fairfield Inn & Suites
      304-744-4900
      402 2nd Avenue, South Charleston

      Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites
      304-744-4641
      400 2nd Avenue, South Charleston

      Hampton Inn @ Southridge
      304-746-4748
      95 RHL Blvd, South Charleston 

    • Directions

      UC by Plane

      Yeager Airport serves Charleston, which is approximately 10 minutes from the campus. Airlines providing service to Charleston are:

      • Continental
      • Delta
      • Northwest
      • United
      • US Airways

      Rental services are available. Rental cars providers are:

      • Avis
      • Budget
      • Enterprise
      • Hertz
      • National

      Driving from the airport to campus, follow the Airport Road (merges onto Greenbrier Street) to I-64 West and proceed to the Oakwood Road Exit. Follow the signs to State Route 61 South (MacCorkle Avenue) toward Marmet. Once on State Route 61 South (MacCorkle Avenue) travel approximately 1.5 miles. The University of Charleston is on the left.

      Taxi services are available from Yeager Airport to UC. Taxi providers are:

      • Yellow Top Taxi $8-$9
      • C&H Taxi Service $12-$15

      UC by Train

      Amtrak serves Charleston with a passenger station on MacCorkle Avenue only 5 minutes from campus. For inner-city rail passenger service, general information, and reservations call 1-800-872-7245 or locally 304-342-6766.

      UC by Bus

      Greyhound Bus Lines serve Charleston. The terminal is located on Reynolds St. approximately 10 minutes from campus. For fare and schedule information call 1-800-231-2222 or locally 304-357-0056.

      UC by Car

      From the North: Travel I-77 South or I-79 South into Charleston. Follow the signs to I-64 West. Take Oakwood Road Exit 58A and follow the signs to State Route 61 South (MacCorkle Avenue). Once on State Route 61 South (MacCorkle Avenue), travel approximately 1.5 miles. The campus is on the left.

      From the South: Travel I-77 North (West Virginia Turnpike). Go through downtown Charleston (ignore the UC sign at MacCorkle Avenue) to I-64 West. Take Oakwood Road Exit 58A and follow the signs toward State Route 61 South. Once on State Route 61 South (MacCorkle Avenue), travel approximately 1.5 miles. The campus is on the left.

      From the East: Travel I-64 West or I-79 South. From I-64, go through downtown Charleston (ignore the UC sign at MacCorkle Avenue), continuing West. Take Oakwood Road Exit 58A and follow the signs toward State Route 61 South. Once on State Route 61 South (MacCorkle Avenue) travel approximately 1.5 miles. The campus is on the left.

      From the West: Travel I-64 East to Charleston. Take the Oakwood Road Exit 58A and follow the signs to State Route 61 South. Once on State Route 61 South (MacCorkle Avenue), travel approximately 1.5 miles. The campus is on the left.