Visit the Department of Behavioral & Community Health at University of Maryland

Arrange a Visit to BCH at the University of Maryland

We invite you to arrange a visit with the Undergraduate Program Coordinator, Jennifer Hodgson, or with the Graduate Studies Director, Dr. Sharp, or with any of our faculty. You may also contatct us in the Department office by phone at 301-405-2463, or email.

Driving Directions to the University of Maryland Campus

From Baltimore and Points North

  • Take I-95 South to Washington, D.C.'s Capital Beltway (I-495).
  • Take Exit 27 and then follow signs to Exit 25 (U.S. 1 South toward College Park).
  • Proceed approximately two miles south on U.S. Route 1.
  • Turn right onto Campus Drive (main entrance to campus).

From Virginia and Points South

  • Take I-95 North to Washington, D.C.'s Capital Beltway (I-495).
  • Continue North on I-95/I-495 toward Baltimore.
  • Take Exit 25 (U.S. 1 South toward College Park).
  • Proceed approximately two miles south on U.S. Route 1.
  • Turn right onto Campus Drive (main entrance to campus).

From Virginia and Points West

  • Take I-66 East or I-270 South to Washington, D.C.'s Capital Beltway (I-495).
  • Go East on I-495 toward Baltimore/Silver Spring.
  • Take Exit 25 (U.S. 1 South toward College Park).
  • Proceed approximately two miles south on U.S. Route 1.
  • Turn right onto Campus Drive (main entrance to campus).

From Annapolis and Points East

  • Take U.S. 50 to Washington, D.C.'s Capital Beltway (I-495).
  • Go North on I-95/I-495 toward Baltimore.
  • Take Exit 25 (U.S. 1 South toward College Park).
  • Proceed approximately two miles south on U.S. Route 1.
  • Turn right onto Campus Drive (main entrance to campus).

From Washington, D.C. (Northwest/Southwest)

  • Take 16th St. North which becomes Georgia Ave. North at Maryland/D.C. line.
  • Go East on I-495 toward Baltimore.
  • Take Exit 25 (U.S. 1 South toward College Park).
  • Proceed approximately two miles south on U.S. Route 1.
  • Turn right onto Campus Drive (main entrance to campus).

From Washington, D.C. (Northeast/Southeast)

  • Take Rhode Island Ave. (U.S. 1 North) which becomes Baltimore Ave. North at Maryland/D.C. line.
  • Proceed through the city of College Park.
  • Turn left onto Campus Drive (main entrance to campus).

Directions to BCH at University of Maryland

  • After turning onto Campus Drive, proceed to the roundabout with the large "M".
  • Turn right onto Regents Drive.
  • At the 2nd stop sign, turn left onto Farm Drive.
  • Turn right onto Valley Drive and continue to the SPH Building.

Campus Maps

Click here to view a campus map.

School of Public Health on campus map.

Parking

  • Metered parking is available in lots MM2, PP2, as indicated on the map.
  • More metered parking is available between buildings 99 and 255 (SPH).
  • Visitors may also park for free in Lot PP2 (next to the SPH Building) after 4 PM weekdays and on weekends without a permit.

Please contact the Department of Campus Parking for further parking information.

Public Transportation

From Washington, DC, visitors can take the Metro Green Line to College Park and then the free University of Maryland shuttle bus to the campus on weekdays during the fall and spring semesters.

Please contact Shuttle-UM for further bus usage information.