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Maps & Directions

UConn Avery Point logo on a blue wall

UNIVERSITY OF CONNECTICUT
Avery Point Campus
1084 Shennecossett Road
Groton, CT 06340

From the east (Providence, Boston) – Take I-95 S to exit 87 (left side exit), Clarence B. Sharp Hwy/CT-349 toward US-1 (1.9 mi). At the second set of stoplights, take a right (you will see a sign here for the University of Connecticut at Avery Point). At the next corner and set of lights, take a left. Follow this road for several miles, straight, past Pfizer and the Shennecossett Golf Course. Shortly after the golf course, you will come to the entrance on the right side for the University (big blue sign) just before a sharp curve.

From the west (New Haven, New York) – Take I-95 N to exit 87 Clarence B. Sharp Hwy/CT-349 toward US-1 (1.9 mi). At the second set of stoplights, take a right (you will see a sign here for the University of Connecticut at Avery Point). At the next corner and set of lights, take a left. Follow this road for several miles, straight, past Pfizer and the Shennecossett Golf Course. Shortly after the golf course you will come to the entrance on the right side for the University (big blue sign) just before a sharp curve.

From the north (Norwich, Worcester)
– Take I-395 S to exit 5 (left side exit) toward CT-32/New London (0.4 mi). Merge onto Montville Connector (0.9 mi). Slight right at CT-32/Mohegan Avenue Parkway; continue to follow CT-32 (3.3 mi). Merge onto I-95 N/US-1 N via the ramp to Providence/Groton (1.7 mi). Take exit 87 Clarence B. Sharp Hwy/CT-349 toward US-1 (1.9 mi). At the second set of stoplights, take a right (you will see a sign here for the University of Connecticut at Avery Point). At the next corner and set of lights, take a left. Follow this road for several miles, straight, past Pfizer and the Shennecossett Golf Course. Shortly after the golf course, you will come to the entrance on the right side for the University (big blue sign) just before a sharp curve.

Visitor Parking

  • There are two designated parking spots for Admissions visitors in the parking lot adjacent to the Branford House.
  • There are visitor spots available on the "Parking loop" past the Police station utilizing the Pay by Phone app
  • There are metered parking space options in Parking Area D
  • Handicapped parking is available in Parking Area C (outside Branford House) in designated spots.

Avery Point Visitor Map
Avery Point Parking Lot Designations

Please contact the Welcome Center for a personal, face-to-face tour.