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Directions/Parking


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The following are preferred routes to Winthrop University for students who will attend Preview Day.

Parking is available in the lot behind Dinkins Hall. Registration/check-in will take place at the Lois Rhame West Center which is located across the street from Dinkins. Students and staff will meet you in the parking lot and will direct you to the Lois Rhame West Center.  

Registration for Preview Day will be held in the Lois Rhame West Health, Physical Education and Wellness Center.

 

Campus Accessibility/Directions for Parking

Southbound I-77

Take Exit 82-B and follow directionall signs toward Rock Hill.  At the third traffic light, turn left onto U.S. 21 Bypass.  Turn right at the first traffic light on Eden Terrace.  (Note: you will pass the Winthrop Coliseum which is located on Eden Terrace, approximately 1.5 miles from U.S. 21 Bypass).  After passing Winthrop Coliseum, immediately turn right onto Richmond Dr.  At the first stoplight, turn left onto Cherry Rd.  Follow Cherry Rd. to Charlotte Ave. Turn left onto Charlotte Ave.  Follow Charlotte Ave. through one stoplight and at second stoplight, turn right onto Myrtle Dr.  Immediately turn left onto College ave.  Parking is available in the Dinkin Hall parking lot.

Northbound I-77

Takes Exit 82 and follow directional signs to Exit 82-B to Rock Hill. At the fourth traffic light, turn left onto U.S. 21 Bypass. Turn right at the first traffic light onto Eden Terrace. (Note: you will pass the Winthrop Coliseum which is located on Eden Terrace, approximately 1.5 miles from U.S. 21 Bypass). After passing Winthrop Coliseum, immediately turn right onto Richmond Dr.  At the first stoplight, turn left onto Cherry Rd.  Follow Cherry Rd. to Charlotte Ave.  Turn left onto Charlotte Ave.  Follow Charlotte Ave. through one stoplight and at second stoplight, turn right onto Myrtle Dr.  Immediately turn left onto College Ave.  Parking is available in the Dinkins Hall parking lot.

Southbound I-85

In Charlotte, take I-77 South to Rock Hill. Follow southbound I-77 directions above.
 

Northbound I-85

Proceed to Exit 102 (Earl). Turn right onto SC Highway 198 which becomes S.C. Highway 5. Follow Highway 5 to Rock Hill. In Rock Hill, turn left onto Cherry (S.C. 322). Travel approximately one mile to Charlotte Ave. You will pass Oakland Ave. Turn right onto Charlotte Ave. Follow Charlotte Ave. through one stoplight and at second stoplight, turn right onto Myrtle Dr.  Immediately turn left onto College Ave.  Parking is available in the Dinkins Hall parking lot.

From Charlotte Douglas Airport

Follow Billy Graham Parkway to I-77. Follow southbound I-77 directions above.
 

From S.C. Route 72

Turn left onto S.C. Route 901 (Heckle By-Pass). Proceed to S.C. 322 (Cherry Road); turn right and travel approximately 2 miles to Charlotte Ave. You will pass Oakland Ave.  Turn right onto Charlotte Ave. Follow Charlotte Avenue through one stoplight and at second stoplight, turn right onto Myrtle Dr.  Parking is available in the Dinkins Hall parking lot.