Directions

  • North
  • Northwest
  • West or Southwest
  • South or Boston
  • Subway or Boston
  • Logan Airport or South Stations
  • South Station (Amtrak/Bus)

    Parking

    The University Parking Garage is located at 419 Boston Ave. (open Mon – Fri 8 am – 4 pm). After parking, enter the building and take the elevator to the 7th floor. Walk across the campus green to 160 Packard Avenue, The Fletcher School. The Garage office closes at 4 pm so we emphasize to purchase your token prior to the conference. The cost of the token is $5.

    Walking Map of Campus

    North

    If you are approaching on Routes 1, 95, 128 or 93, take Route 93 south to Exit 32, Medford Square. From the exit ramp, take the first right off the traffic circle, which is Route 60 west. At the second set of lights, bear left on Main Street and take an immediate right on to Route 16 west.

    Continue on Route 16 for approximately one and a quarter miles. An athletic field will appear on your right. Bear left through the next traffic circle and proceed up the hill on Powder House Boulevard. At the third traffic light turn left onto Packard Avenue. You are now on the Tufts campus.

    Follow Packard over the top of the hill (the academic quadrangle will be on your right as you pass over the crest of the hill) and take the fourth right onto North Hill Road. Follow North Hill Road to the end and turn left into the parking garage which is located in Dowling Hall. Garage patrons should purchase a token for $5.00 before exiting. Take the elevator to the 7th floor.  The building exit is to your right when you reach the 7th Floor.  Proceed across the footbridge and climb the stairway between East Hall and Braker Hall.  Walk to the right, to the opposite end of the academic quadrangle, past the Jumbo statue.  Cross the street to 160 Packard Avenue and enter through the Main Entrance of Cabot Intercultural Center to your left.

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    Northwest

    If you are approaching on Route 2 East, continue on Route 2, past the junction of Routes 2 and 95. If you are approaching on Route 3, take Route 95 south to Route 2 east (Exit 29A). At the junction of Routes 2 and 16, bear left through a full traffic light on Route 16 east.

    Take Route 16 east through two full traffic lights. You will see blue signs on the right for Tufts University. Follow the blue signs and take a sharp right up the hill on Powder House Boulevard. At the third traffic light turn left onto Packard Avenue. You are now on the Tufts campus.

    Follow Packard over the top of the hill (the academic quadrangle will be on your right as you pass over the crest of the hill) and take the fourth right onto North Hill Road. Follow North Hill Road to the end and turn left into the parking garage which is located in Dowling Hall. Garage patrons should purchase a token for $5.00 before exiting. Take the elevator to the 7th floor.  The building exit is to your right when you reach the 7th Floor.  Proceed across the footbridge and climb the stairway between East Hall and Braker Hall.  Walk to the right, to the opposite end of the academic quadrangle, past the Jumbo statue.  Cross the street to 160 Packard Avenue and enter through the Main Entrance of Cabot Intercultural Center to your left.

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    West or Southwest

    If you are approaching on Routes 90 (Massachusetts Turnpike) or 95 take Route 95 north to Route 2 east (Exit 29A). At the junction of Routes 2 and 16, bear left through a full traffic light on Route 16 east.

    Take Route 16 east through two full traffic lights. You will see blue signs on the right for Tufts University. Follow the blue signs and take a sharp right up the hill on Powder House Boulevard. At the third traffic light turn left onto Packard Avenue. You are now on the Tufts campus.

    Follow Packard over the top of the hill (the academic quadrangle will be on your right as you pass over the crest of the hill) and take the fourth right onto North Hill Road. Follow North Hill Road to the end and turn left into the parking garage which is located in Dowling Hall. Garage patrons should purchase a token for $5.00 before exiting. Take the elevator to the 7th floor.  The building exit is to your right when you reach the 7th Floor.  Proceed across the footbridge and climb the stairway between East Hall and Braker Hall.  Walk to the right, to the opposite end of the academic quadrangle, past the Jumbo statue.  Cross the street to 160 Packard Avenue and enter through the Main Entrance of Cabot Intercultural Center to your left.

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    South or Boston

    If you are coming from the south, take Route 3 north to Route 93 north. If coming from Boston, take Route 93 north. If coming from the airport, follow signs to Route 93 via the Sumner Tunnel. Take Route 93 north to Exit 31. Follow the exit ramp to Route 16 west.

    Continue on Route 16 for approximately one and a quarter miles. An athletic field will appear on your right. Bear left through the next traffic circle and proceed up the hill on Powder House Boulevard. At the third traffic light turn left onto Packard Avenue. You are now on the Tufts campus.

    Follow Packard over the top of the hill (the academic quadrangle will be on your right as you pass over the crest of the hill) and take the fourth right onto North Hill Road. Follow North Hill Road to the end and turn left into the parking garage which is located in Dowling Hall. Garage patrons should purchase a token for $5.00 before exiting. Take the elevator to the 7th floor.  The building exit is to your right when you reach the 7th Floor.  Proceed across the footbridge and climb the stairway between East Hall and Braker Hall.  Walk to the right, to the opposite end of the academic quadrangle, past the Jumbo statue.  Cross the street to 160 Packard Avenue and enter through the Main Entrance of Cabot Intercultural Center to your left.

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    Subway or Boston

    If you are coming by subway, or "T", take the Red Line to the Davis Square Station. Exit the Davis Square Station on the College Avenue side. You may take the #94 or #96 bus or walk 15 minutes along College Avenue to the Tufts campus. If you board the bus, ask the driver to stop across from the Memorial Steps at Tufts University, just before the intersection of College and Boston Avenues. If you walk, turn right out of the subway station and follow College Avenue around a traffic circle. The Tufts Campus will be on your left.

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    Logan Airport or South Station

    By Car: Refer to directions from Boston otherwise follow the directions below.

    Board the airport shuttle bus to the Airport subway stop on the MBTA Blue line. The airport shuttle is free and the subway costs $1.70. Take the Blue Line inbound to Government Center; then change to the Green Line Westbound to Park Street station. Change to the Red Line outbound to the Davis Square Station.

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    South Station (Amtrak/Bus)

    Board the Red Line of the subway and take it to the Davis Square Station and refer to directions in the preceding paragraph to walk or take the bus to the Tufts campus.

    Davis Square Station

    Exit the subway on the College Avenue side. You may take the #94 or #96 bus or walk 15 minutes along College Avenue to the Tufts campus. The MBTA bus costs $1.25.  If you board the bus, ask the driver to stop across from the Memorial Steps at Tufts University, just before the intersection of College and Boston Avenues. If you walk, turn right out of the subway station and follow College Avenue around a traffic circle. The Tufts campus will be on your left.

    The Tufts Shuttle Bus is free and picks up riders at the College Ave subway exit of the Davis Square subway stop approximately every 20 minutes starting at 7:15am.  The shuttle makes two stops; the second stop is in front of the Olin Center just past The Fletcher School's Cabot Intercultural Center.  Please note that the shuttle runs only during fall and spring semesters when classes are in session.