Duke Summer Academy Driving Directions 2017

Directions: 

From Greensboro and Points West 

  • Via 1-85 North: Exit onto N.C. 147 (Durham Freeway). 
  • Take your first exit off Durham Freeway onto 15-501 S. toward Chapel Hill. 
  • Stay in right lane, and take second exit (#107), marked Duke Univ. West Campus, to N.C. 751. 
  • Turn left onto N.C. 751 S., and go under the freeway. 
  • At fourth traffic light (Duke University Rd.) take a left. 
  • Make your first left on Wannamaker Drive.  It's unmarked but look for this sign on the right (see picture below) and Wannamaker Drive is surrounded by a wrought iron fence with brick walls on both sides of the entrance. 
  • The fire lane is at the end of Wannamaker Drive, the second exit on the roundabout at the guard kiosk and a sign that reads Emergency Access Only Wannamaker Drive.
  • The on-site office is located in Wannamaker commons room.

From Richmond and Points North

  • Via I-85 South: In Durham, take the left lane exit (#174B) for US 15-501 South Bypass - Duke University/Chapel Hill. 
  • Continue on U.S. 15-501 to the fourth exit (#107), marked Duke Univ. West Campus, a right lane exit for N.C. 751. 
  • Turn left onto N.C. 751 S., go under the freeway. 
  • At fourth traffic light (Duke University Rd.) take a left. 
  • Make your first left on Wannamaker Drive. It's unmarked but look for this sign on the right (see picture below) and Wannamaker Drive is surrounded by a wrought iron fence with brick walls on both sides of the entrance. 
  • The fire lane is at the end of Wannamaker Drive, the second exit on the roundabout at the guard kiosk and a sign that reads Emergency Access Only Wannamaker Drive.
  • The on-site office is located in Wannamaker commons room.

From RDU Airport, Raleigh and Points East

  • Via I-40 West: Exit onto the Durham Freeway (N.C. 147). Take Durham Freeway to Chapel Hill St. exit (#13). 
  • Turn right on Chapel Hill Street for 1.7 miles. Chapel Hill Street until it turns into Duke University Road. You will pass Chapel Drive and Towerview Road along the way.  
  • Turn right on Wannamaker Drive. It's unmarked but Wannamaker Drive is surrounded by a wrought iron fence with brick walls on both sides of the entrance. 
  • The fire lane is at the end of Wannamaker Drive, the second exit on the roundabout at the guard kiosk and a sign that reads Emergency Access Only Wannamaker Drive.
  • The on-site office is located in Wannamaker commons room

From Chapel Hill

  • Via US. 15-501 North. Take 15-501 North, marked Duke Univ./Med Ctr. Do not take 15-501 Business. 
  • Take exit for N.C. 751 (#107) marked Duke University West Campus. 
  • Turn right onto N.C. 751 S.(Cameron Blvd.). 
  • At the third traffic light (Duke University Road) take a left. Make your first left on Wannamaker Drive.  It's unmarked but look for this sign on the right (see picture below) and Wannamaker Drive is surrounded by a wrought iron fence with brick walls on both sides of the entrance. 
  • The fire lane is at the end of Wannamaker Drive, the second exit on the roundabout at the guard kiosk and a sign that reads Emergency Access Only Wannamaker Drive.
  • The on-site office is located in Wannamaker commons room

West Campus is under heavy construction. If you see construction signs that refer to Wannamaker Drive as Wannamaker Road don't be confused. Wannamaker Drive is our access point for Staff arrival.

Sign next to turn onto Wannamaker Drive:

Construction Sign for Wannamker Drive