Location and Directions

Flagship Facility

Directions

Arriving from the East by Interstate 64 West

Take Exit #190 for Fifth Street and Downtown/Coliseum. Turn right at the eighth traffic light onto Main Street. Follow Main Street for 8 blocks and cross Belvidere Street. Continue on Main Street 2 more blocks and turn left on Laurel Street for parking in the West Main Street Parking Deck. From West Main Street Parking Deck, walk a block and a half east on Cary Street (runs parallel to Main Street). The Institute for Engineering and Medicine will be on your left, at Cary Street and Belvidere Street.

Arriving from the West by Interstate 64 East

Take Exit #76B towards US-1/ US-301/ Belvidere Street. Turn left onto West Leigh Street. Turn right onto US-1/ US-301/ Belvidere Street. Follow Belvidere Street to Main Street, turn right. Take Main Street 2 blocks and turn left on Laurel Street for parking in the West Main Street Parking Deck. From West Main Street Parking Deck, walk a block and a half east on Cary Street (runs parallel to Main Street). The Institute for Engineering and Medicine will be on your left, at Cary Street and Belvidere Street.

Arriving from the North by Interstate 95 South

Take Exit #76B towards US-1/ US-301/ Belvidere Street. Turn left onto West Leigh Street. Turn right onto US-1/ US-301/ Belvidere Street. Follow Belvidere Street to Main Street, turn right. Take Main Street 2 blocks and turn left on Laurel Street for parking in the West Main Street Parking Deck. From West Main Street Parking Deck, walk a block and a half east on Cary Street (runs parallel to Main Street). The Institute for Engineering and Medicine will be on your left, at Cary Street and Belvidere Street.

Arriving from the South by Interstate 95 North

Merge onto I-195 N/ VA-195 W/ Downtown Expy via Exit 74A toward I-195 (Portions toll). Take the exit toward US -1/ US-301/ Belvidere Street. Turn right onto Belvidere Street. Follow Belvidere 3 blocks and turn right on Main Street. Take Main Street 2 blocks and turn left on Laurel Street for parking in the West Main Street Parking Deck. From West Main Street Parking Deck, walk a block and a half east on Cary Street (runs parallel to Main Street). The Institute for Engineering and Medicine will be on your left, at Cary Street and Belvidere Street.

Arriving by way of the VCU Campus Connector

VCU students, faculty and staff members can use the VCU Campus Connector busses to access the Institute for Engineering and Medicine. Take the Connector to Main Street and Laurel Street. Walk half a block east on Main Street. Turn right on Pine Street. Turn left on Cary Street.

Address

601 West Main St,
Richmond, Virginia 23284
United States

Virginia Biotechnology Research Park Facility

Directions

Please note that the entrance to Biotech 8 is located on Jackson Street.

Arriving from the East by Interstate 64 West

Take Exit #190 for Fifth Street and Downtown/Coliseum. Merge onto 5th Street. Take first left onto E. Jackson Street. Turn left onto N. 8th Street. The 8th Street Parking Deck is on the right. To walk to the IEM, exit parking deck and turn right on Jackson Street. Walk three blocks and turn right on 5th Street. The Institute for Engineering and Medicine’s Biotech Eight Facility is at N. 5th Street and Jackson Street.

Arriving from the West by Interstate 64 East

Take the 3rd Street exit toward Coliseum/Downtown.Turn left on E. Jackson Street. Turn left on N. 8th Street. The 8th Street Parking Deck is on the right. To walk to the IEM, exit parking deck and turn right on Jackson Street. Walk three blocks and turn right on 5th Street. The Institute for Engineering and Medicine’s Biotech Eight Facility is at N. 5th Street and Jackson Street.

Arriving from the North by Interstate 95 South

From I-95 South, use the right lane to keep right at the fork, continue on I-64 and follow signs for Williamsburg/Norfolk. From I-64, take the 3rd Street exit toward Coliseum/Downtown. Turn left on E. Jackson Street. Turn left on N. 8th Street. The 8th Street Parking Deck is on the right. To walk to the IEM, exit parking deck and turn right on Jackson Street. Walk three blocks and turn right on 5th Street. The Institute for Engineering and Medicine’s Biotech Eight Facility is at N. 5th Street and Jackson Street.

Arriving from the South by Interstate 95 North

From I-95 South, take exit 74C and merge onto E. Broad Street. Take first right onto College Street. Take first left onto E. Marshall Street. Take first right onto N. 13th Street. N. 13th Street becomes E. Duval Street. Continue on Duval Street to roundabout. Exit roundabout on N. 8th Street. The 8th Street Parking Deck is on the left. To walk to the IEM, exit parking deck and turn right on Jackson Street. Walk three blocks and turn right on 5th Street. The Institute for Engineering and Medicine’s Biotech Eight Facility is at N. 5th Street and Jackson Street.

Arriving by way of the VCU Campus Connector

VCU students, faculty and staff members can use the VCU Campus Connector busses to access the Institute for Engineering and Medicine’s Biotech Eight facility. Take the Connector to 3rd Street and E. Marshall Street. Walk 2 blocks north on 3rd Street. Turn right on Jackson Street and walk a block and a half. The Institute for Engineering and Medicine’s Biotech Eight facility is at the intersection of Jackson Street and 5th Street.

Address

737 N. 5th Street
Richmond, Virginia 23219
United States

VCU School of Engineering, West Hall
601 West Main Street
Richmond, Virginia 23220
United States

VCU School of Engineering, Biotech Eight
737 N. 5th Street
Richmond, Virginia 23219
United States

Virginia Commonwealth University
Email: IEM@vcu.edu
Phone: (804) 827-4016

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Last Modified: 01/12/2017
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