Directions to the Bay Campus


The seminar is held at Corless Auditorium, Watkins Building (in Map #2), Narragansett Bay
Campus.

1. Directions to the Bay Campus from the North
2. Directions to the Bay Campus from the South
3. Directions to the Bay Campus from From Woods Hole (through Providence)
4. Directions to the Bay Campus from From Woods Hole  (through Newport)




 DIRECTIONS TO GSO (from the North)


From Providence (1 hour), Boston (1hour 40min), and Points North:

Interstate 95S toward N.Y. and Narragansett. (From T.F. Green Airport, follow the Airport Connector signs to join 95S at exit 13.) Continue on 95S to Exit 9 and exit in left lane off highway onto Rt. 4S. Continue to Rt. 1 and the junction of Rt. 138W. Take a left at the tower onto Bridgetown Rd. Continue to South Ferry Rd. Continue past South Ferry Industrial Park on the right and South Ferry Church on the left. Entrance to campus is on the right.
Park anywhere, but the big parking lot on the left as you drive in is the best place to park. At the north end of this parking lot is a pathway. Walking down this path the Watkins building is ahead to your left next to a small parking lot and a satellite dish. The Corless Auditorium is located at the right side of the building. The Room 317 (third floor) of this building is Il-Ju Moon's office.



    DIRECTIONS TO GSO (from the South)


From Connecticut (1hour 30min), New York (3hour), and Points West:

Take 95N to exit 3 in Rhode Island (138 East). Take 138 E about 12 miles to the junction with Rt. 1. Go STRAIGHT through the stoplights - down a steep hill, and back up another to a stoplight intersection with Rt. 1A. Go STRAIGHT through the stoplights - you will now be on South Ferry Road About a mile down the road you will go up a hill and on your left will be a small white church.  Just beyond the church take the first RIGHT into the Bay campus of URI.
Park anywhere, but the big parking lot on the left as you drive in is the best place to park. At the north end of this parking lot is a pathway. Walking down this path the Watkins building is ahead to your left next to a small parking lot and a satellite dish. The Corless Auditorium is located at the right side of the building. The Room 317 (third floor) of this building is Il-Ju Moon's office.



   DIRECTIONS TO GSO (From Woods Hole through Providence)

Leave the Cape from the Bourne Bridge and get on 195 W (to Providence). Continue on 195 W into Providence (around 45 minutes). In Providence, 195 W splits into 95 N and 95 S. Take 95 S (signed to New York), this will require being in the middle or LEFT lane. Follow 95 S for another 20 (or so) minutes, until EXIT 9 (a LEFT exit) to Route 4. Several miles down Route 4, and after several stop lights, Route 4 merges with Route 1. About 4-5 miles after the merger, you will come to a traffic light with a Mobil station ahead to the right. (This intersection will be signed to 138 W and University of Rhode Island Main Campus to the right. BUT DON'T GO RIGHT!). You want the BAY CAMPUS, so turn LEFT (you'll need to be in the far left lane).  You'll go down a steep hill, and then back up a hill to another set of stoplights (junction with Route 1A). Go STRAIGHT at these lights onto South Ferry Road. About a mile down the road, you will go up a hill and pass a small white church on your left.  Just beyond the church take the first RIGHT into the Bay campus of URI.
Park anywhere, but the big parking lot on the left as you drive in is the best place to park. At the north end of this parking lot is a pathway. Walking down this path the Watkins building is ahead to your left next to a small parking lot and a satellite dish. The Corless Auditorium is located at the right side of the building. The Room 317 (third floor) of this building is Il-Ju Moon's office.



    DIRECTIONS TO GSO (from Woods Hole through Newport)

Leave the Cape at Bourne bridge and get onto 195 heading towards Providence. Shortly after entering FALL RIVER, take exit to 24 S to Newport (24 N to Boston is one exit before the 24 S exit). Continue down 24 for many miles, cross a bridge (the road becomes 114.) Stay on this road, it eventually goes through residential area with traffic lights. About 10+ miles after bridge, follow signs to Jai Lai/Newport bridge/138W (this will require a RIGHT turn). Pass the Jai-Lai building on your left, go under the bridge and take a LEFT onto the ramp for the Newport bridge (This will be all signposted - you want to be on 138W). Cross the bridge ($2 toll), stay on 138 over a second bridge. Take the FIRST exit (Wickford/Narragansett) after this bridge. At the stop sign, take a RIGHT towards Narragansett. Continue ~3 miles to first traffic light, the intersection with South Ferry Rd on your left and Bridgetown Rd on your right, you want to turn LEFT onto South Ferry Rd. Down this road about 1 mile, you will go up a hill and pass a small a small white church on you left.  Start down the hill and take first RIGHT into the Bay Campus.
Park anywhere, but the big parking lot on the left as you drive in is the best place to park. At the north end of this parking lot is a pathway. Walking down this path the Watkins building is ahead to your left next to a small parking lot and a satellite dish. The Corless Auditorium is located at the right side of the building. The Room 317 (third floor) of this building is Il-Ju Moon's office.