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The UNC School of Dentistry is located along Manning Drive near UNC Hospitals. Driving directions and a map of key areas are located below.

Following the construction of Koury Oral Health Sciences, the school opened a patient drop-off circle on Manning Drive just past the intersection of Manning Drive and West Drive. Please note that drop-off lane is accessible only from the east.

Visitor parking for the UNC School of Dentistry is located in the Dogwood Deck. An approximate GPS address for that parking deck is 160 Manning Drive, Chapel Hill, N.C. Entrances to the garage are located on Mason Farm Road and East Drive. Parking is $1.50 per hour in the Dogwood Deck with an $8.00 per day maximum. (Step-by-step written directions are below map.)

If you are planning a trip to the University, it may also be beneficial to reference these resources:

Map for UNC School of Dentistry

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Driving Directions


Traveling on I-40 West

    • Follow I-40 West to Chapel Hill.
    • Take Exit 273 for Highway 54 West.
    • Travel approximately three miles and take the 15-501 South exit, which is just past the Glen Lennox/Glenwood Square Shopping Center.
    • Take 15-501 South for approximately one mile and take a right at the Manning Dr. traffic light. You will see signs for the Dean E. Smith Center and UNC Hospitals as you approach Manning Dr.
    • Follow Manning Dr. approximately one mile.
    • If dropping off a patient before parking:
      • The UNC School of Dentistry complex is on the right at the corner of Manning Dr. and S. Columbia St. The patient drop-off circle is just past the intersection of Manning Dr. and West Dr. on the right side of the road.
      • Exit the drop-off circle and make a left onto S. Columbia St.
      • Make your first left onto Mason Farm Rd. and follow it to where it turns into East Dr.
      • Enter the Dogwood Parking Deck, which is the second deck on your left. A skywalk connects the Dogwood Deck to the school which is accessible via the third level of the parking garage. There are shuttle stops along the third level.
    • If not dropping off a patient before parking:
      • Turn right onto East Dr.
      • Enter the Dogwood Parking Deck, which is the second deck on your left. A skywalk connects the Dogwood Deck to the school which is accessible via the third level of the parking garage. There are shuttle stops along the third level.

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Traveling I-40 East/I-85 North

    • Traveling from Greensboro, follow I-85 North until it merges with I-40 East, then follow I-40 East into Chapel Hill.
    • Take Exit 266 for Highway 86 South. Highway 86 is also named Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. (formerly Airport Rd.).
    • Travel approximately four miles into Chapel Hill.
    • Pass through traffic lights at Rosemary St., Franklin St. and Fraternity Ct. The next light is Cameron Ave.; you will see the Carolina Inn directly in front of you.
    • Turn right onto Cameron Ave. and make a near-immediate left onto Pittsboro St. The two left lanes turn left as Pittsboro St. is a one-way street.
    • Follow Pittsboro St. until it splits.
    • If dropping off a patient before parking:
      • Bear right at the Pittsboro St. split and continue onto S. Columbia St.
      • Make your first left onto Mason Farm Rd. and follow it to where it turns into East Dr.
      • Turn left onto Manning Dr. and follow it past West Dr.
      • The patient drop-off circle will be on your right.
      • Exit the patient drop-off circle and make a left onto S. Columbia St.
      • Make a left onto Mason Farm Rd. and follow it to where it turns into East Dr.
      • Enter the Dogwood Parking Deck, which is the second deck on your left. A skywalk connects the Dogwood Deck to the school which is accessible via the third level of the parking garage. There are shuttle stops along the third level.
    • If not dropping off a patient before parking:
      • Bear to the left at the split to arrive at the intersection of S. Columbia St. and Manning Dr.
      • Continue onto Manning Dr. and follow it past the School of Dentistry and West Dr.
      • Turn right onto East Dr.
      • Enter the Dogwood Parking Deck, which is the second deck on your left. A skywalk connects the Dogwood Deck to the school which is accessible via the third level of the parking garage. There are shuttle stops along the third level.

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Traveling on I-85 South/15-501 South

    • Traveling on I-85 South in Durham, take Exit 174A for 15-501 South to Chapel Hill.
    • In Chapel Hill, take the 15-501 South bypass (Fordham Boulevard).
    • Travel approximately five miles and take a right at the Manning Dr. traffic light. You will see signs to the Smith Center and UNC Hospitals as you approach Manning Dr.
    • Follow Manning Dr. for approximately one mile.
    • If dropping off a patient before parking:
      • The UNC School of Dentistry complex is on the right at the corner of Manning Dr. and S. Columbia St. The patient drop-off circle is just past the intersection of Manning Dr. and West Dr. on the right side of the road.
      • Exit the drop-off circle and make a left onto S. Columbia St.
      • Make your first left onto Mason Farm Rd. and follow it to where it turns into East Dr.
      • Enter the Dogwood Parking Deck, which is the second deck on your left. A skywalk connects the Dogwood Deck to the school which is accessible via the third level of the parking garage. There are shuttle stops along the third level.
    • If not dropping off a patient before parking:
      • Turn right onto East Dr.
      • Enter the Dogwood Parking Deck, which is the second deck on your left. A skywalk connects the Dogwood Deck to the school which is accessible via the third level of the parking garage. There are shuttle stops along the third level.

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Traveling on 15-501 North

    • As you near Chapel Hill, follow signs for Highway 86 North.
    • Turn right onto Mason Farm Rd.; you’ll see a sign for the Ambulatory Care Center.
    • If dropping off a patient before parking:
      • Follow Mason Farm Rd. over West Dr. to where it turns into East Dr.
      • At the intersection of East Dr. and Manning Dr., turn left at the light.
      • Pass the UNC Hospitals, on your right, and the UNC School of Dentistry complex is on the right at the corner of Manning Dr. and S. Columbia St. The patient drop-off circle is just past the intersection of Manning Dr. and West Dr. on the right side of the road.
      • Exit the drop-off circle and make a left onto S. Columbia St.
      • Make your first left onto Mason Farm Rd. and follow it to where it turns into East Dr.
      • Enter the Dogwood Parking Deck, which is the second deck on your left. A skywalk connects the Dogwood Deck to the school which is accessible via the third level of the parking garage. There are shuttle stops along the third level.
    • If not dropping off a patient before parking:
      • Follow Mason Farm Rd. over West Dr. to where it turns into East Dr.
      • While on East Dr., enter the Dogwood Parking Deck, which is the second deck on your left. A skywalk connects the Dogwood Deck to the school which is accessible via the third level of the parking garage. There are shuttle stops along the third level.

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Traveling on Highway 86 South

    • Follow Highway 86 South into Chapel Hill. It becomes MLK Blvd. (formerly known as Airport Road) as you enter Chapel Hill.
    • You will travel approximately four miles.
    • Pass through traffic lights at Rosemary St., Franklin St. and Fraternity Ct. The next light is Cameron Ave. You will see the Carolina Inn in front of you.
    • Turn right on Cameron Ave. and make an almost immediate left onto Pittsboro St. (Note: Pittsboro St. is a one-way street. There will be two left turn lanes.)
    • Turn left onto Pittsboro St.
    • Follow Pittsboro St. three blocks until it splits. Go straight at the split.
    • If dropping off a patient before parking:
      • Your next stoplight will be Mason Farm Rd. Turn left onto Mason Farm Rd.
      • Follow Mason Farm Rd. over West Dr. to where it turns into East Dr.
      • At the intersection of East Dr. and Manning Dr., turn left at the light.
      • Pass the UNC Hospitals, on your right, and the UNC School of Dentistry complex is on the right at the corner of Manning Dr. and S. Columbia St. The patient drop-off circle is just past the intersection of Manning Dr. and West Dr. on the right side of the road.
      • Exit the drop-off circle and make a left onto S. Columbia St.
      • Make your first left onto Mason Farm Rd. and follow it to where it turns into East Dr.
      • Enter the Dogwood Parking Deck, which is the second deck on your left. A skywalk connects the Dogwood Deck to the school which is accessible via the third level of the parking garage. There are shuttle stops along the third level.
    • If not dropping off a patient before parking:
      • Your next stoplight will be Mason Farm Rd. Turn left onto Mason Farm Rd.
      • Follow Mason Farm Rd. over West Dr. to where it turns into East Dr.
      • While on East Dr., enter the Dogwood Parking Deck, which is the second deck on your left. A skywalk connects the Dogwood Deck to the school which is accessible via the third level of the parking garage. There are shuttle stops along the third level.

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