Office of Student Life

Center for the Study of Student Life

Directions and Parking


Destination: Ohio Union, 1739 High Street, Columbus, Ohio 43210

From the Northeast: Take 71-S. Take exit 110-B for 11th Avenue. Turn right at E 11th Avenue. Turn Right at N High Street.

From the Northwest: Take 1-75S. Take exit 102 for OH-274 toward New Bremen/Jackson Center. Turn Left at OH-274E. Slight Right at US-33E. Take the exit onto I-270E. Take exit 22A to merge onto OH-315S. Take the Lane Avenue exit toward Ohio State Univ. Turn Left at W Lane Ave. Turn Right at N High Street.

From Southeast: Take US-33W. Slight right onto the I-70W ramp to Downtown. Turn right at I-70W. Take exit 99C toward Rich St/Town St. Merge onto OH-315N. Take the exit toward Medical Center Drive/King Ave. Turn Right at Cannon Drive. Turn Left at King Ave. Turn Left at High Street.

From the Southwest: Take I-71N. Take exit 106A-106B on the left to merge onto OH-315N toward Worthington. Turn Right at Cannon Drive. Turn Left at King Avenue. Turn Left at High Street.


Convenient parking for visitors is located in the Ohio Union South Garage, next to the Ohio Union at 1759 N. High Street. Addtional parking is available in the Arps Garage (1990 College Road), and the South Campus Gateway Garage (75 East 11th Avenue). You will receive a ticket upon entry to the garage; non-OSU employees may pick up exit vouchers at registration. 

The following options are available for Ohio State staff with appropriate parking permit:

  • Ohio Union North Garage
  • Arps Garage
  • South Campus Gateway Garage
  • 11th Avenue Garage
  • Available surface parking

Please keep the ticket you receive upon entry to the garage; both this ticket and the exit voucher you receive at registration will be necessary to present upon exiting the garage.

More information on parking can be found via CampusParc


Visitor's information and hotel accommodations can be found here