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Visitor's Guide

Springfield College is located in an area with interesting history, great restaurants, high quality hotels, and plenty to do and see. 

The College is about 90 minutes from Boston, Albany, N.Y., and Providence, R.I. Close to the Massachusetts Turnpike and Interstate 91, and only a half hour from Bradley International Airport, travel is made easy to and from the College.

The city of Springfield is among the top 100 best cities in which to live.

The city of Springfield is ranked as one of the top 100 cities to live in the United States according to U.S.News & World Report. Those of us who live and work in and around the city every day already know this and embrace the vibrancy of this up-and-coming region.

Traffic Alert

The city of Springfield, specifically the downtown area and Interstate 91, is undergoing construction for the foreseeable future. Prior to making your trip to the campus, we encourage you to visit the MassDOT viaduct rehabilitation project Web page for the most up-to-date information on detours and traffic. You also may call Mass511, a resource that provides traffic and travel information for Massachusetts, by dialing 511 from your cell phone.

Directions to the Springfield College Main Campus

From the East or West - View the Map / Get Driving Directions

Take the Massachusetts Turnpike, Interstate 90, to Exit 4 to merge onto Interstate 91 South. Follow 91 South to Exit 4 (Route 83/East Longmeadow). At the light at the bottom of the ramp, turn left, following signs for 83 South. At the immediate light after the underpass, bear right onto Longhill Street, following signs for 83 South. At the first light (top of Longhill), turn left onto Sumner Avenue. After two miles, turn left onto Roosevelt Avenue. Continue through two traffic lights, then bear left at the stop sign. Half a mile after the stop sign, cross a bridge and turn left onto Alden Street.

From the North - View the Map / Get Driving Directions

Take Interstate 91 South to Exit 4 toward Route 83 East Longmeadow. At the bottom of the ramp, at the lights, turn left, following signs to 83 South. At the immediate light after the underpass, bear right, following signs for 83 South onto Longhill St. Turn left onto Sumner Ave. After two miles, turn left onto Roosevelt Avenue. Continue through two traffic lights, then bear left at the stop sign. Half a mile after the stop sign, cross a bridge and turn left onto Alden Street.

From the South - View the Map / Get Driving Directions

Take Interstate 91 North to Exit 2, Route 83. Proceed on Route 83 to the second traffic light and turn right onto Sumner Avenue. After two miles, turn left onto Roosevelt Avenue. Continue through two traffic lights, then bear left at the stop sign. Half a mile after the stop sign, cross a bridge and turn left onto Alden Street.

Directions to Brennan Center/School of Social Work

From Points East and West - View the Map / Get Driving Directions

Take the Massachusetts Turnpike, Interstate 90, to Exit 4 to merge onto Interstate 91 South. Follow 91 South to Exit 4 (Route 83/East Longmeadow). At the light at the bottom of the ramp, turn left, following signs for 83 South. At the immediate light after the underpass, bear right onto Longhill Street, following signs for 83 South. At the first light (top of Longhill), turn left onto Sumner Avenue. Continue on Sumner Ave (1.6 miles) and turn Left onto Daviston St. Continue onto Island Pond Road take a right into Brennan Center parking lot (45 Island Pond Road, Springfield, MA).

From Points North - View the Map / Get Driving Directions

Take Interstate 91 South to Exit 4 toward Route 83 East Longmeadow. At the bottom of the ramp, at the lights, turn left, following signs to 83 South. At the immediate light after the underpass, bear right, following signs for 83 South onto Longhill St. Turn left onto Sumner Ave. Continue on Sumner Ave (1.6 miles) and turn Left onto Daviston St. Continue onto Island Pond Road take a right into Brennan Center parking lot (45 Island Pond Road, Springfield, MA).

From Points South - View the Map / Get Driving Directions

Take Interstate 91 North to Exit 2, Route 83. Proceed on Route 83 to the second traffic light and turn right onto Sumner Avenue. Continue on Sumner Ave (1.6 miles) and turn Left onto Daviston St. Continue onto Island Pond Road take a right into Brennan Center parking lot (45 Island Pond Road, Springfield, MA).