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Campus Map & Directions

Hickory Campus

Directions to LRU

GOOGLE MAP (LENOIR-RHYNE UNIVERSITY)

From Interstate 40:
• Take Exit 125 “Lenoir-Rhyne University” Exit.
• Turn North onto Lenoir-Rhyne Blvd.
• Pass the Kickback Jacks and Mellow Mushroom Restaurants (on your right just off the interstate) and go thru four lights.
• At fifth light, turn left onto 7th Avenue NE. (light will be right after you cross under a railroad bridge).
• Go through one light and proceed a quarter off a mile to the intersection with Stasavich Place (5th Street NE). Past the light, you enter campus.
• Turn right after a quarter of a mile onto Stasavich Place - road has three speed bumps. McCrorie Center and Shuford Gymnasium are on your left.

From Charlotte Airport/Gastonia:
• Coming out of the airport, take Billy Graham Parkway North (left lane) to I-85 South.
• Take I-85 South to Gastonia, about 15 minutes away.
• Take the exit for US 321 North (exit 17) and turn left at the light.
• Take US 321 North until the highway intersects I-40 (exit 43).
• Take I-40 East to exit 125 -- follow directions for "From Interstate 40" above.

From Boone:
• Follow US 321 South to Hickory. As you come into Hickory, you will cross Lake Hickory. Turn left at Arby’s at the first stop light after going over the bridge.
• Follow that road up the hill and around the curve to the fourth street on the left, which will be 12th Avenue N.W.
• Turn left and follow to the stoplight (this will be a T-intersection).
• Turn right onto 6th Street N.W. Take the 2nd left onto 9th Ave. NE.
• Go through three stoplights.
• After the third stoplight, take the first right onto 3rd Street N.E.
• Take an immediate left onto 7th Avenue N.E.
• Proceed up the hill to the stop sign.
• Take left onto Stasavich Place (Shuford Gymnasium is on the left).

Asheville Campus

From Hickory, NC

  • Take I-40 W, for about 69 miles
  • Keep right to take exit 53B for Interstate 240 W/U.S. 74 Alternate W toward Asheville
  • Keep left, follow signs for UNC Asheville and merge onto I-240 W
  • Take exit 4C toward Haywood St/Montford Ave
  • Merge Right onto Cherry St N
  • Turn Right onto Montford Avenue
  • Lenoir-Rhyne Asheville Campus is (the face brick building) on the left. We are in the same building as the Asheville Visitors’ Center, Parking is behind the building

From Knoxville, TN

  • Take I-40 E
  • Keep right to stay on I-40 E as you enter North Carolina
  • Stay on I-40 E till you get to Exit 46 B
  • Use Exit 46B to merge onto I-240 E/ I-26 W towards Asheville
  • Take Exit 4C for Haywood Street towards Montford Avenue.
  • Turn Right and pass the Hotel Indigo.
  • At the light take a right and cross the bridge.
  • Lenoir-Rhyne Asheville Campus is (the face brick building) on the left. We are in the same building as the Asheville Visitors’ Center, Parking is behind the building

From Johnson City, TN

  • Take I-26 E towards Asheville for about 59 miles
  • Use the middle lane to merge 240E/ U.S. 70-E
  • Take Exit 4 C for Haywood Street towards Montford Avenue
  • Turn Right and pass the Hotel Indigo.
  • At the light take a right and cross the bridge.
  • Lenoir-Rhyne Asheville Campus is (the face brick building) on the left. We are in the same building as the Asheville Visitors’ Center, Parking is behind the building

From Greenville, SC

  • Use U.S- 276 W towards U.S.-25 N.
  • Follow U.S.-25 N into North Carolina and keep going merge onto I-26 W
  • Use the Left 2 lanes to take the U.S-25/ I-26 W exit.
  • Continue to follow I-26 W for about 22 miles.
  • Keep right at the fork to stay on I-26 W/ I-240
  • Continue on I-240 E, and keep left.
  • Turn Right and pass the Hotel Indigo.
  • At the light take a right and cross the bridge.
  • Lenoir-Rhyne Asheville Campus is (the face brick building) on the left. We are in the same building as the Asheville Visitors’ Center, Parking is behind the building

Columbia Campus