Driving to Duke Computer Science

The Duke University Department of Computer Science is located in the Levine Science Research Center (LSRC Building); 308 Research Drive; Durham NC 27708. Phone 919-660-6500 for parking reservations and permits.

Directions to Parking Garage IV from RDU Airport, Raleigh & Points East Via I-40 West: Map it
  1. Via I-40 West: Take exit 279B to merge onto NC147 North (the Durham Freeway) toward Durham/Downtown.
  2. Take exit 13 for Chapel Hill Street and turn right onto West Chapel Hill Street.
  3. Continue onto Duke University Road
  4. Turn Right onto Towerview Road
  5. At the traffic circle, continue straight to stay on Towerview Road
  6. Turn Right onto Science Drive, then turn right into the Bryan Center Pay Lot and Right into the Parking Garage IV (PGIV) entrance. Park in your assigned spot.
  7. You will need to walk from Parking Garage IV to the LSRC Building (see below for walking directions).
Directions to Parking Garage IV from Greensboro and Points West: Map it
  1. Via I-85 North: Take exit 172 to merge onto NC147 South toward Durham/Research Triangle Park/Downtown.
  2. Take exit 16B for US-15 S/US-501 S toward Chapel Hill.
  3. Take exit 108A for Morreene Road.
  4. Turn left onto Morreene Road, continue through two lights onto Towerview Road.
  5. Turn left onto Science Drive, then turn Right into the Bryan Center Pay Lot and Right into the Parking Garage IV (PGIV) entrance. Park in your assigned spot.
  6. You will need to walk from Parking Garage IV to the LSRC Building (see below for walking directions).

Directions to Parking Garage IV from Richmond and Points North: Map it
  1. Via I-85 South: In Durham, make a slight right onto US-15S/US-501 S (signs for US-70 BUS/Hillsborough Rd/Chapel Hill).
  2. Take exit 108A 108B 108C toward Morreene Road.
  3. Take exit 108A-108B on the left for N Carolina 147 S/Durham Freeway/Morreene Road.
  4. Keep right at the fork, follow signs for Morreene Road. Continue through two lights onto Towerview Road.
  5. Turn left onto Science Drive, then turn Right into the Bryan Center Pay Lot and Right into the Parking Garage IV (PGIV) entrance. Park in your assigned spot.
  6. You will need to walk from Parking Garage IV to the LSRC Building. (see below for walking directions).
Directions to Parking Garage IV from Chapel Hill Via US. 15-501 North: Map it
  1. Via US-15 N/US-501 N/Durham Chapel Hill Boulevard. *Do not take 15-501 Business.
  2. Take exit 107 for North Carolina 751 S/Cameron Boulevard.
  3. Turn Right onto N.C. 751 S/Cameron Boulevard.
  4. Turn Left onto Science Drive, then turn Right into the Bryan Center Pay Lot and Right into the Parking Garage IV (PGIV) entrance. Park in your assigned spot.
  5. You will need to walk from Parking Garage IV to the LSRC Building. (see below for walking directions).
Directions to Parking Garage IV from The Washington Duke Inn: Map it
  1. Go straight onto Science Drive.
  2. After the first light turn Right into the Bryan Center Pay Lot and then turn Right into the Parking Garage IV (PGIV) entrance. Park in your assigned spot.
  3. You will need to walk from Parking Garage IV to the LSRC Building. (see below for walking directions).

Walking Directions to LSRC Building

Map it: Walking Directions | LSRC Bldg and parking lots

Walking Directions to LSRC Building from Parking Garage IV
(for parking reservations and permits please call 660-6500):

  1. Please park in your assigned spot in Parking Garage IV (PGIV). It is either space #15 or #16 after entering the gate. Be sure to display your permit prominently.
  2. Walk out of Parking Garage entrance, turn left towards Science Drive and cross the street.
  3. Turn Right towards the traffic circle and take your first Left before the traffic circle into the gated parking lot behind the Physics Building.
  4. Follow the driveway almost to the end and turn right to go up a few steps (there is also a handicap ramp) into the A-Wing of the Levine Science Research Center. *Note: This is the second floor level of the building.
  5. Follow the hallway through the A-Wing until it exits into the Hall of Science master stairway. Cross the catwalk to enter the doors into the C-Wing.
  6. Continue walking through C-Wing until you reach a door to a small landing/lobby area. Cross through the landing and into the 2nd floor door of the D-Wing.
  7. The Department of Computer Science occupies all three floors of the D-wing of the building. There will be an elevator to your right to easily access the 1st and third floors.

Walking Directions to LSRC Building from Circuit Parking Lot
(for parking reservations and hangtags please call 660-6500):

  1. This lot is accessed with a magnetic-strip hangtag permit. Be sure the permit is hanging in plain sight from your rear view mirror. Park in the first available space after entering the gate on either LaSalle Street or Circuit Drive. Walk out of parking lot, towards Circuit Drive and cross the street.
  2. Turn Left and walk along Circuit Drive to the corner of Research Dr.
  3. Turn right on Research Dr and walk past the North Building (red brick).
  4. Enter the LSRD-Dwing through the main doors.
  5. The Department of Computer Science occupies all three floors of the D-wing of the building. There is an elevator at the end of the first hallway for easy access to the 2nd and 3rd floors.

OR

  1. Turn Left and walk along the sidewalk on Circuit Drive to the end of the parking lot on the right across the street.
  2. Cross the street and take the wooden stairs behind the North Building (red brick). At the bottom of the stairs, continue through the parking lot to cross the driveway and to the set of stairs.
  3. Go down the stairs to reach the D-Wing (on the left) of Levine Science Research Center (LSRC). Continue through the walkway past the first door and enter the building through the second door on the left.
  4. There is an elevator at the end of the short hallway to the right for easy access to the 2nd and 3rd floors.

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