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Directions to CUA Law

3600 John McCormack Road, N.E., Washington, D.C. (google map link)

FROM THE NORTHWEST (I-70 EAST): In Frederick, MD take exit 53, Route 270 South toward Washington. Exit onto Route 495 East (left exit); this is also called the Capital Beltway. Take exit 28, New Hampshire Ave., Route 650 South (Takoma Park).

Drive 4.5 miles and turn left onto North Capitol St. (You will be forced to turn left here. There may not be a sign that you are on North Capitol.) At the 7th light, turn left onto Hawaii Ave. At the bottom of the hill where Hawaii Avenue ends, turn left and make an immediate right onto a ramp to John McCormack Road, just before the bridge. Turn right at the stop sign and continue on John McCormack Road to the law school, 3600 John McCormack Rd. Drive past the building and turn right into the first driveway in order to park in the law school garage.

FROM THE NORTH (I-95 SOUTH): Take 95 to 495 West; this is also called the Capital Beltway. Stay in the right-hand lane and exit at New Hampshire Ave., South (RT. 650). Follow directions to the law school in the second paragraph above.

FROM THE SOUTH (I-95 NORTH): When I-95 intersects the Capital Beltway (Routes 495 and 95), get on Route 395. Follow Route 395 until it ends at New York Ave., where you must turn right. After the second light, bear right onto M St. Then turn left onto North Capitol St. Drive for approximately 1.4 miles and turn right onto Michigan Ave. Go pass the 5th light and turn left at John McCormack Road just before the bridge. The Law School building is approximately 1/4 mile on your left. To enter the garage, turn left at the driveway before passing the law school.

FROM THE EAST (ROUTE 50--JOHN HANSON HIGHWAY): As you approach Washington, Route 50 becomes New York Ave. Do not follow the New York Avenue signs into the city. Stay in the right lane and exit on South Dakota Avenue. Drive to the sixth light (approx. 1.3 miles). Turn left onto Monroe St. and drive to the 9th light (approx. 1.2 miles). Turn right on 7th St., turn right on Michigan Ave. and take a left at John McCormack Road just before the bridge. The Law School building is approximately 1/4 mile on your left. To enter the garage, turn left at the driveway before passing the law school.

FROM THE WEST (ROUTE 66): Route 66 empties onto Constitution Ave. Drive on Constitution Ave. until you pass 2nd St.; then immediately turn diagonally left onto Louisiana Ave. At the 5th light turn left onto North Capitol St. Drive for approx. 2.1 miles and turn right onto Michigan Ave. Go through five lights and turn left on John McCormack Road just before the bridge. The Law School building is approximately 1/4 mile on your left. To enter the garage, turn left at the driveway before passing the law school. There is a circular driveway in front of the building for those guests arriving by taxi.

FROM DOWNTOWN DC: See directions from West - OR - take Rhode Island Avenue North (Route 1) out of the city. Pass North Capitol Street. Go to 4th Street NE. Turn left onto 4th St., NE. Follow 4th St. until it runs into Michigan Avenue. Turn right onto Michigan Ave. Just before bridge, turn left onto John McCormack Road. The Law School building is approximately 1/4 mile on your left. To enter the garage, turn left at the driveway before passing the law school. There is a circular driveway in front of the building for those guests arriving by taxi.

BY METRO:
We are located on the Red line at the Brookland/CUA stop. Exit the station to the left and turn right on John McCormack Road and continue to the law school building. * Do NOT walk up the hill to the main campus.*

 

 

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