Follow the Orange balloons to the SummerStart Residence Hall
The city of Syracuse is served by several major airlines, as well as by rail and bus services. Ground transportation is available to transport visitors to the Syracuse University campus from both the airport and the Regional Transportation Center, the hub of bus and rail service. If you are traveling by car, please be advised that summer road construction may delay your arrival on campus as well as your ability to drive around some campus streets.
Directions To Campus
Most of Syracuse University’s residence halls are easily reached from Interstate 81. Both northbound and southbound travelers on Interstate 81, unless directed otherwise below, should exit at Adams Street (Exit 18).
From Points East and West of Syracuse
New York State Thruway travelers (Route 90 East and West) should take Thruway Exit 36 (Interstate 81) and proceed south. From I-81S, follow directions below under “From Points North of Syracuse.”
From Points North of Syracuse
Exit I-81 at Exit 18 (Adams Street). Proceed down the ramp, bear left, and continue two blocks on Almond Street (note: you will be driving underneath I-81) to Adams Street. Turn left onto Adams Street. For directions to residence halls from this point, please see individual hall directions.
From Points South of Syracuse
Exit I-81N at Exit 18 (Adams Street). Proceed down the ramp and turn right onto Adams Street. For directions to residence halls from this point, please see individual hall directions.
To Ernie Davis Hall
From East Adams Street, drive straight up the hill until you come to a “T” in the road (Ostrom Avenue). Turn right onto Ostrom Avenue. Drive three blocks to University Place. Turn right onto University Place and pull up in front of Ernie Davis Hall.
The address for Ernie Davis Hall is:
619 Comstock Avenue
Syracuse, NY 13210