Campus Maps and Directions
We invite you to visit our campus in Radford, Va!
For undergraduate admissions, scheduled tours leave from the first floor of Russell Hall Monday through Friday at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m., also on selected Saturdays at 10 a.m. and noon during the regular academic year.
For graduate admissions, tours and meetings with graduate program representatives are available Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., with advance scheduling for graduate admissions preferred to help customize your campus visit.
The campus is mostly flat, and most buildings are wheelchair accessible. Admissions counselors are available from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. If you have questions about Radford University, or if you want to arrange a guided tour, please contact the Admissions Office.
Directions to main campus
Radford is just 36 miles southwest of the city of Roanoke, Virginia, and within easy driving distance of many mid-East Coast metropolitan areas. Richmond is only a three and a half hour drive, while Washington, D.C., and the Tidewater area are only about four and a half hours away.
By car for undergraduate admissions:
From Interstate 81, take Exit 109 onto Route 177/Tyler Avenue into Radford.
Continue through light at Jefferson. Then take first right onto Fairfax Street. Park on left in spots reserved for admissions visitors.
Admissions Office is located on the first floor of Russell Hall; check in at reception in 110 Russell.
By car for graduate admissions:
From Interstate 81, take Exit 109 onto Route 177/Tyler Avenue into Radford. At the third traffic light, turn right onto Jefferson Street. Turn left onto Calhoun Street and park in the lot to the right, Parking Lot M. Graduate Admissions is located in the Buchanan House, which is identifiable by its carport visible from the parking lot.
If you are visiting Undergraduate Admissions please use the address Russell Hall, Radford Virginia.
Travel By Air or By Bus:
Roanoke Regional Airport and Greyhound Bus Lines provide connections to cities throughout the country. From the airport, take Interstate 581-North to Interstate 81-South and follow the directions for traveling by car. Advance reservations for limousine service to and from the airport may be made by calling Blacksburg Limousine Service at (540) 951-3973.
Several other airports are within driving distance of Radford University. Charlotte-Douglas International Airport is two and a half hours away in Charlotte, N.C., and Richmond International Airport is three and a half hours away in Richmond, Va.
There are many different lodging choices in Radford, Virginia, whether you will be here overnight or for an extended visit. From our various hotels to local Bed & Breakfast options, we have plenty of room for you and your whole crew. We look forward to your arrival!
Map and Directions to Radford University Carilion
From I-81 North
Take I-81 North to Exit 143 for Roanoke/Airport; the exit ramp will take you onto I-581 South. Follow I-581 South to Exit 6 for Elm Avenue, and take a right onto Elm Avenue. At the second light, take a left onto Jefferson Street, then take a near immediate left onto Reid Drive. Continue straight into the parking garage.
From I-81 South
Take I-81 South to Exit 143 for Roanoke/Airport; the exit ramp will take you onto I-581 South. Follow I-581 South to Exit 6 for Elm Avenue, and take a right onto Elm Avenue. At the second light, take a left onto Jefferson Street, then take a near immediate left onto Reid Drive. Continue straight into the parking garage.
Parking is free in this garage. Each floor has an assigned letter. After parking, take the elevator to Level F. Take a right off the elevators into the breezeway, and continue forward into the lobby. The information desk will be on your left, and the main elevators will be on your right.