Traveling to Campus

Directions to Campus (Garland Avenue Parking Garage)

  • From the South: Take I-40 to I-49 North (Exit 12). From I-49 North, take the Wedington Dr. Exit (Exit 64). Turn right (East) on Wedington, drive east for 1.5 miles then turn right (South) on Garland Ave. Turn left (East) at Cleveland St. and the entrance to the Garland Avenue Parking Garage will be on your right.
  • From the North: After Bella Vista, take I-49 South to Fayetteville. From I-49, take the Hwy 112 Exit (Exit 66). Turn right on Hwy 112 and travel South for 2 miles until you reach the northern entrance of campus. Turn left (East) on Cleveland St. and the entrance to the Garland Avenue Parking Garage will be on your right.
  • From the East: Take Hwy 412 West to I-49 and then see directions from the North.
  • From the West: Take Hwy 412 East via Cherokee Turnpike from Tulsa, Oklahoma to I-49 South and then see directions from the North.

A campus map will be provided to you in your Orientation Packet, but you may also view the online campus map.

Where to Park

All students, parents, and guests are encouraged to park in the Garland Avenue Parking Garage. The top two floors of the Garage have been designated by the University of Arkansas to be used for Orientation.

Once parked in the Garland Avenue Parking Garage, please exit the garage and cross the street at the crosswalk at Douglas St. You will then walk past the Northwest Quads and up the stairs on your left, past Hotz Hall to the entrance of the Maple Hill South Complex where Orientation Check-In for new students is located. Don’t worry about getting lost because our helpful Orientation Mentors will direct you to where you need to go the moment you arrive on campus!

Transportation to Campus

If you are traveling to the University of Arkansas from Northwest Arkansas Airport (XNA) or the Fayetteville Bus Depot, there are several shuttle services and rental agencies you can use to get to campus:

Shuttle & Taxi Services

  • Dynasty Transportation: (479) 443-5466
  • AAA Car Service: (479) 644-8469
  • CTS: (479) 841-9813
  • Jim’s Express Shuttle: (479) 205-0011
  • Pinnacle Car Service: (479) 205-0505
  • Down Under Taxi: (479) 856-2888

Rental Car Companies

  • Avis: (479) 205-0227
  • Budget: (479) 205-0100
  • Hertz: (479) 205-0388
  • Enterprise: (479) 205-0900
  • National: (479) 205-1125
  • Thrifty: (479) 205-1130