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Patterson Hall


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NC State University
Campus Box 7601
Raleigh, NC 27695-7601

Directions to Patterson Hall

GPS Coordinates: 35.78728N, 78.66841W

From the East:Take I-40 to Raleigh. At the I-40/440 split, bear left onto 440 West. Travel  6 miles to the Gorman Street exit (Exit 295) and bear right. At the bottom of the exit ramp, take a right and travel 3.2 miles on Gorman Street to Hillsborough Street. Make a right onto Hillsborough Street and go 1 mile to Lampe Drive (seventh stoplight). Make a right onto Lampe Drive. Patterson Hall will be directly in front of you. Bear left and then turn right for parking. There is limited metered visitor parking in front of Patterson Hall.

From the West: Take Interstate 40 to Raleigh. As you approach Raleigh, bear right onto Wade Avenue exit (Exit 289). Travel 3.5 miles on Wade Avenue to Faircloth Street (third stoplight). Make a right onto Faircloth Street and go .5 mile to Hillsborough Street (next stoplight). Turn left onto Hillsborough Street. Go 1 mile to Lampe Drive, and then take a right onto Lampe Drive. If you have secured a visitor parking space in advance, bear left and then turn right for parking. Otherwise, please use metered parking located on Hillsborough Street.