We invite you to visit our campus! Scheduled tours leave from the first floor of Martin Hall Monday through Friday at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m., also on selected Saturdays at 10 a.m. and noon during the regular academic year. The campus is mostly flat, and most buildings are wheelchair accessible. Admissions counselors are available from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. If you have questions about Radford University, or if you want to arrange a guided tour, please contact the Admissions Office.
Radford is just 36 miles southwest of the city of Roanoke, Virginia, and within easy driving distance of many mid-East Coast metropolitan areas. Richmond is only a three and a half hour drive, while Washington, D.C., and the Tidewater area are only about four and a half hours away.
From Interstate 81, take Exit 109 onto Route 177/Tyler Avenue into Radford. At the third traffic light, turn right onto Jefferson Street. At the next traffic light, turn left onto East Main Street. The main university entrance will be on your left, at the intersection with University Drive. As you turn into the parking lot, Martin Hall is on the right, and the Admissions Office is in Martin 115. If parking is unavailable there, proceed across the bridge on University Drive to Parking Lot E on the left. Visitors to the Dedmon Center should continue on University Drive to reach the facility.
If you are visiting Undergraduate Admissions please use the address 911 East Main Street for directions to Martin Hall.
Travel By Air or By Bus:
Roanoke Regional Airport and Greyhound Bus Lines provide connections to cities throughout the country. From the airport, take Interstate 581-North to Interstate 81-South and follow the directions for traveling by car. Advance reservations for limousine service to and from the airport may be made by calling Blacksburg Limousine Service at (540) 951-3973.
Several other airports are within driving distance of Radford University. Charlotte-Douglas International Airport is two and a half hours away in Charlotte, N.C., and Richmond International Airport is three and a half hours away in Richmond, Va.
There are many different lodging choices in Radford, Virginia, whether you will be here overnight or for an extended visit. From our various hotels to local Bed & Breakfast options, we have plenty of room for you and your whole crew. We look forward to your arrival!