Travel & Accommodations

Directions to the University at Albany

Campus Map

From the North, I-87 (Adirondack Northway) South

  • Take exit 1E-W toward I-90 E
  • Keep left at the fork to continue on Exit 1E, follow signs for I-90 E/​Albany/​Boston and merge onto I-90 E
  • Take exit 2 for Washington Ave toward University at Albany
  • Turn left onto Washington Ave
  • Turn right onto University Drive, University at Albany

From the East, I-90 West

  • Take exit B1 to stay on I-90 W toward US-9/​Albany/​Hudson
  • Take exit 4 to merge onto NY-85 W toward Slingerlands/​Voorheesville
  • Take the exit toward Washington Ave/​State Offices
  • Merge onto Campus Access Rd
  • Slight left toward Washington Ave
  • Continue straight onto Washington Ave
  • Turn Left onto University Drive, University at Albany

From the South I-87 (New York State Thruway) North

  • Take exit 24. Merge onto I-87 N/​I-90 E toward Albany/​Montreal
  • Continue to I-90 E
  • Take exit 2 for Washington Ave toward University at Albany
  • Turn left onto Washington Ave
  • Turn right onto University Drive, University at Albany

From the West, I-90 (New York State Thruway) East

  • Take exit 24. Merge onto I-87 N/​I-90 E toward Albany/​Montreal
  • Continue to I-90 E
  • Take exit 2 for Washington Ave toward University at Albany
  • Turn left onto Washington Ave
  • Turn right onto University Drive, University at Albany

Parking

Campus Map

Visitor Parking is available on the Uptown Campus from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. in Collins Circle Visitor Lots 1 and 1A as well as the Indian Visitor Lot. City street parking is available around the Downtown Campus.

Accommodations

The University at Albany has arranged for special hotel accommodations for guests attending the Friday and Saturday events. Rooms with special rates in honor of the inauguration will be available through our University partners, the Holiday Inn Express Albany and Homewood Suites. For more information and details, see the links below.

  • Holiday Inn Express
    1442 Western Avenue Albany, NY 12203
    Phone: 518-438-0001
    Room Rate: $109.00 plus taxes
    Guests can reserve their rooms by calling 518-438-0001 and referencing 'RJJ Inauguration'
     
  • Homewood Suites
    216 Wolf Road Albany, NY 12205
    Phone: 518-438-4300
    Room Rate: $129.00 plus taxes
    Guests can reserve their rooms by calling 518-438-4300 and referencing 'RJJ Inauguration'