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The Worcester State University campus is centrally located
in Massachusetts about an hour’s drive from Boston, Springfield, and
Providence, Rhode Island. Our 58-acre campus is nestled in the residential northwest
side of Worcester, a city that offers a wide range of leisurely things to do.
From Massachusetts Turnpike (I-90): Take Exit 10 (Auburn) to
I-290 East. (see from 290 East)
From I-495: Take Exit 25 to I- 290 West. (see from 290 West)
From Rt. 9 West: Follow Rt. 9 West into Worcester. (see from
From Rt. 146 North: Take Rt. 146 North to I-290 East. (see
from 290 East)
From I-190 South: Take I-290 West. (see from 290 West)
From I- 290 West: Take Exit 18 (Rt. 9 West); turn right off
exit ramp and stay in center lane, following directions for Rt. 9 West. Turn
right onto Rt. 9 West, also known as Highland Street. (see from Highland
From I-290 East: Take Exit 17 (Rt. 9). Turn left onto Rt. 9
West, which will turn into Highland Street at bottom of the hill. Proceed up
the hill onto Highland Street. (see from Highland Street)
From Highland Street: While on Highland Street, stay in the
right-hand lane. Stay on Highland Street for 1.5 miles. (past Elm Park and
Doherty High School on the left). At the rotary, take the third right onto June
Street. At the second traffic light, turn right onto May Street. The main
entrance to Worcester State will be three blocks up on your left.
Taxis:Red Cab50 Franklin St #220Worcester, MA508-792-9999
Yellow Cab90 Madison St #306Worcester, MA508-754-3211
If you are a visitor, you must check in with University Police (Room 102, Wasylean Hall) to obtain a courtesy parking pass. You can request a courtesy pass prior to your visit by completing this form. (Visitor passes must be requested with at least 3 days’ notice). A limited number of designated visitor parking spaces on our campus are reserved for prospective students visiting the Admissions Office.
More information about parking at Worcester State University is available at www.worcester.edu/parking.