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Venue

DUQUESNE UNIVERSITY

600 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15282

Directions


NORTH
From I-80:
-Follow I-80 to I-79 South Exit 19A.
-From I-79, proceed to Exit 72, Pittsburgh/I- 279 South.
-Follow I-279 South approximately 15 miles to Exit 8A, I-579 South/Veteran's Bridge.
-Look for and follow all signs indicating Mellon Arena.
-Proceed to the traffic light and turn right onto Washington Place.
-Proceed through the next two intersections.
-At the second intersection, turn left onto Forbes Avenue. Parking Garage entrance is in the first block on the right hand side.
-From I-79 South: Use Exit 72, Pittsburgh/I-279 South and follow I-279 South approximately 15 miles to Exit 8A, I-579 South/Veteran's Bridge.
-Look for and follow all signs indicating Mellon Arena.
-Proceed to the traffic light and turn right onto Washington Place.
-Proceed through the next two intersections.
-At the second intersection, turn left onto Forbes Avenue.
-Proceed on Forbes to Duquesne University parking garage; turn right at main garage entrance.

SOUTH
From I-70:
-Follow I-70 to I-79 North. Proceed on I-79 North to Exit 59A, Pittsburgh/I-279 North.
-Follow I-279 North approximately 7 miles through the Fort Pitt Tunnel, staying in the right lane as you approach the tunnel.
-Use the right exit for Monroeville/I-376 East at the end of the Fort Pitt Bridge.
-Proceed approximately two-tenths of a mile and exit left at Grant Street/ Exit 1C.
-Proceed on Grant to the fifth traffic light at Forbes Avenue.
-Proceed through the next two intersections.
-At the second intersection, turn left onto Forbes Avenue. Parking Garage entrance is in the first block on the right hand side.
-Turn right onto Forbes Avenue and proceed approximately one-half mile to Duquesne University parking garage; turn right at ain garage entrance.
-I-79 North: Use Exit 59A, Pittsburgh/I-279 North. Follow I-279 North approximately 7 miles through the Fort Pitt Tunnel, staying in the right lane as you approach the tunnel.
-Use the right exit for Monroeville/I-376 East at the end of the Fort Pitt Bridge.
-Proceed approximately two-tenths of a mile and exit left at Grant Street/ Exit 1C.
-Proceed approximately two-tenths of a mile and exit left at Grant Street/ Exit 1C.
-Turn right onto Forbes Avenue and proceed approximately one-half mile to Duquesne University Parking garage; turn right at main garage entrance.
-PA Route 51 North: Follow Route 51 North to Liberty Tunnel; turn right into tunnel.
-Proceed through tunnel and across Liberty Bridge; use Forbes Avenue/Downtown exit.
-At traffic light, turn right onto Forbes Avenue. Go through two more traffic lights to Duquesne University parking garage; turn right at main garage entrance.

EAST
From I-76 Pennsylvania Turnpike Westbound)/I-376:
-Follow I-76 West to Exit 57, Pittsburgh/Monroeville I-376.
-Proceed on I-376 West approximately 12 miles to Exit 2B, Blvd. of the Allies.
-Continue on Blvd. of the Allies approximately one mile staying in the right lane.
-Blvd. of the Allies divides into a Y as you pass Mercy Hospital (look for helicopter pad on the right).
-Follow far right lane to stop sign.
-Proceed straight ahead to Bluff Street and the Duquesne University campus.
-At the intersection of Bluff Street and McAnulty Drive, turn right down the hill.
-Proceed through the stop sign; turn right onto Forbes Avenue at the traffic light.
-Proceed on Forbes to Duquesne University parking garage; turn right at main garage entrance.

WEST
From PA Route 60/U.S. 22-30 East (Airport Area):
-U.S. 22-30 East merges with I-279 North at the intersection with I-79.
-Follow I- 279 North approximately 7 miles through the Fort Pitt Tunnel, staying in the right lane as you approach the tunnel.
-Use the right exit for Monroeville/I-376 East at the end of the Fort Pitt Bridge.
-Proceed approximately two-tenths of a mile and exit left at Grant Street/ Exit 1C. Proceed on Grant to the fifth traffic light at Forbes Avenue.
-Turn right onto Forbes Avenue and proceed approximately one half mile to Duquesne University parking garage; turn right at main garage entrance.
-. I-76 Pennsylvania Turnpike (Eastbound): Use Exit 28 Cranberry, I-79 South.
-Follow I-79 South to Exit 72, Pittsburgh/I-279 South.
-Follow I-279 South approximately 15 miles to Exit 8A, I-579 South/Veteran's Bridge.
-Look for and follow all signs indicating Mellon Arena.
-Proceed through the next two intersections.
-At the second intersection, turn left onto Forbes Avenue. Proceed on Forbes to Duquesne University parking garage; turn right at main garage entrance.