Directions

The University of Akron’s Student Union is located at 303 East Carroll St, Akron OH 44325. Look for sandwich-board signs directing you to the Student Union. Please note that Carroll Street no longer continues through campus, which may not be reflected if you are using a GPS that is not updated.

Please reference the map below for directions to The University of Akron and the areas in which you should park. For questions regarding directions and parking, please call the Information Desk at the University of Akron’s Student Union at 330-972-INFO (4636).

From the North, Taking I-77
Follow I-77 southbound and exit onto Wolf Ledges/Grant Street. Turn left at the first light onto Wolf Ledges, or left at the second light onto Grant Street. Both roads lead to Exchange Street on the south edge of campus.

From the North, Taking Route 8
Exit at Perkins Street. Turn right, then left onto Union Street and proceed to Buchtel Avenue.

From the South, Taking I-77/Route 8
Follow The University of Akron exit off Route 8 marked Buchtel Avenue/Carroll Street. Turn left onto Carroll to reach campus.

From the West, Taking I-76
Follow I-76 eastbound and exit onto Wolf Ledges/Grant Street. Turn left at the first light onto Wolf Ledges, or left at the second light onto Grant Street. Both roads lead to Exchange Street on the south edge of campus.

From the East, Taking I-76
From the East, Taking I-76 Follow I-76 west into Akron. Take the right fork off I-76 west to Route 8 north. The first exit off Route 8 is Buchtel/Carroll. Turn left at Carroll to reach campus.