Travel

Charlottesville is 68 miles from Richmond, Virginia, and 110 miles from Washington, D.C. It is accessible by car, train, bus, and air.

Check-In Location for Summer Orientation

Sessions A,B,C,D,E,F,G,H: Check-in will be at the Student Activities Building. (Marked on the map below with  the Information symbol ).

Session J: Check-in will be at Ern Commons, located in the Alderman Road Residence Area. (Marked on the map below with  the Information symbol ).

Parking Information by Session

Sessions A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H: Parking will be located at the Emmet/ Ivy Garage (EIG), 123 Emmet Street, Charlottesville, VA 22904. Driving directions to the garage can be found here.  After parking at the EIG, there will be shuttle buses available to transport students and guests to the Student Activities Building, where both students and parents will officially check in for Summer Orientation.

Session J (International Session): Parking will be located at the Slaughter Recreation Center, 505 Edgemont Rd, Charlottesville, VA 22904. After parking, students and guests will be directed across the street to the Ern Commons, where both will officially check in for Summer Orientation. Upon checking in you will get information on long-term parking located in the Emmet/Ivy Parking Garage for the remainder of Session J.

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