VCU Honors College

Prospective Students

Directions to the VCU Welcome Center

Arriving from the east by Interstate 64W

  • Take Exit 190 for Fifth Street and Downtown/Coliseum.
  • Turn right at the eighth traffic light onto Main Street.
  • Follow Main Street for 11 blocks to Belvidere Street and turn right.
  • Follow Belvidere Street for three blocks to Broad Street and turn left.
  • Remain on Broad Street for four blocks until Harrison Street and turn left onto Harrison Street.
  • The entrance to the VCU West Broad Street Parking Deck/Welcome Center is on the left.

Arriving from the north by Interstate 95S

  • Take Exit 79 to the right toward Powhite Parkway (Route I-195).
  • Bear left off the ramp onto I-195.
  • Take the exit for Hamilton and Broad streets and turn right.
  • Follow Hamilton Street to Monument Avenue (second light) and turn left.
  • Follow Monument Avenue east; its name will change to Franklin Street.
  • Follow Franklin Street to Harrison Street and turn left.
  • Drive one and one-half blocks on Harrison Street.
  • The VCU West Broad Street Parking Deck/Welcome Center is on the right.

Arriving from the west by Interstate 64E

  • Take Exit 186 toward the Powhite Parkway.
  • Take the exit for Hamilton and Broad streets and turn right.
  • Follow Hamilton Street to Monument Avenue (second left) and turn left.
  • Follow Monument Avenue east; its name will change to Franklin Street.
  • Follow Franklin Street to Harrison Street and turn left.
  • Drive one and one-half blocks on Harrison Street.
  • The VCU West Broad Street Parking Deck/Welcome Center is on the right.

Arriving from the south by Interstate 95N

  • Take Exit 74A onto the Downtown Expressway (I-195) — the exit ramp is on the James River Bridge.
  • Drive one mile and take the Belvidere Street exit. There is a 25-cent toll at the Belvidere Street exit.
  • Drive two blocks along Canal Street to Belvidere Street.
  • Turn right onto Belvidere Street.
  • Follow Belvidere Street for four blocks to Broad Street.
  • Turn left onto Broad Street.
  • Remain on Broad Street for four blocks until Harrison Street and turn left onto Harrison Street.
  • The entrance to the VCU West Broad Street Parking Deck/Welcome Center is on the left.