Road Construction, Driving Directions & Parking

Getting to UConn!

Pre-College Summer registered students will be staying in Harry L. Garrigus Suites, 2374 Alumni Drive, Storrs CT 06269. On the day of check-in, please drop off your students at this location. Student participants are not permitted to bring motor vehicles to campus for the duration of the program.

Campus and Road Construction:

Please be advised that there will be a significant amount of construction in and around the Storrs campus as renovations will be underway on campus and the surrounding roadways.  We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. For this reason, we ask that you allow more than enough time for your arrival.

Travel advisories:

o North Eagleville Road will become a one-way road traveling outbound (west to east)
o Alumni Drive will potentially become a one lane road with alternating traffic

Don't get lost! The Official University of Connecticut (UConn Storrs) Campus Map features a searchable directory of buildings and locations, building descriptions, and location photos. You can download this map on your Android device or iPhone.

Directions to Harry L. Garrigus Suites

From the West From the East From the Southeast

-Take Interstate 84 East to Exit 68

-From exit, turn right onto Route 195 (5.6 miles)

-From Route 195, turn right onto Route 44, Middle Turnpike

-Enter campus by turning left onto Discovery Lane

-Continue for 1.5 miles onto Hillside Road

-At the stop sign, take a right onto Alumni Drive

-Harry L. Garrigus Suites will be on your left

-Take Interstate 84 West to Exit 68

-From exit, turn left onto Route 195 (5.6 miles)

-From Route 195, turn right onto Route 44, Middle Turnpike

-Enter campus by turning left onto Discovery Lane

-Continue for 1.5 miles onto Hillside Road

-At the stop sign, take a right onto Alumni Drive

-Harry L. Garrigus Suites will be on your left

-Take Interstate 95 to 395 North.

-Take Exit 13B for CT-2 W/CT-32 W toward Hartford

-Take exit 25 for CT-32 N

-Follow Route 32 North to Willimantic (12 miles)

-In Willimantic, turn right on South Street and go over the bridge

-Continue straight through the light and follow 195 North for 6 miles to campus

-Turn left onto Bolton Road

-Continue onto Hillside Road

-Turn left onto Jim Calhoun Way

-Turn right on Alumni Drive

-Harry L. Garrigus Suites will be on your right

 

Please see the UConn map for your reference 

The following parking lots are located near Harry L. Garrigus Suites:

Parking on Campus 

Students and belongings may be dropped off at the entrance of Harry L. Garrigus Suites. Please note there is no parking on site. 

After student drop off, please proceed by parking in the nearest permitted parking lot. University parking rules and regulations are strictly enforced between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., weekdays unless otherwise posted.  After 5:00 p.m. on weekdays, and on weekends, visitors may park in any on-campus space not designated as reserved, restricted, or limited. 

Parking is specifically prohibited on alleyways, drive lanes, driveways, fire lanes, pedestrian sidewalks and pedestrian ways, roadways and any other location that is not specifically posted or marked to clearly accommodate parking.  Although the surface conditions in several University parking areas are unsuited to pavement markings, signage is provided within them to specify their intended uses.

Visitors with state-issued handicap placards/plates may park within any of the University’s transient fee-paid parking spaces such as meter and mobile-payment (pay-by-phone) parking spaces and accessible spaces within the North Garage and South Garage on the Storrs Campus. Visitors with state-issued handicap placards/plates may park at no-charge in any metered parking location.

Pre-College Summer is not responsible for anyone who receives a parking ticket because they parked in the wrong location.

 

Road Construction