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College of Environment and Design


The College of Environment + Design is located in Bishop House, Caldwell Hall, Denmark Hall, Founders Memorial Garden and House, Jackson Street Building, and Tanner Building – all on the University’s historic North Campus.



Driving Directions

From Atlanta (including Hartsfield International Airport): Take I-85 North to Exit 106, Highway 316 to Athens. Follow Highway 316 to its end (passing Home Depot on your right) and continue straight on Epps Bridge Parkway until it merges into the Atlanta Highway. Follow the Atlanta Highway (which becomes Broad Street) approximately 2.5 miles to Lumpkin Street (one block past the Holiday Inn).

From Atlanta on Highway 78: Follow Highway 78 straight into Athens as it becomes the Atlanta Highway and then Broad Street.

From the North: Take I-85 South to Exit 149, US 441 in Commerce, Georgia. Turn left onto US 441 and travel approximately 20 miles. As you approach Athens you will drive under the Athens Perimeter and continue into Athens. At the first traffic signal, turn right onto College Avenue and follow College Avenue until it ends at Broad Street in downtown Athens. Turn right onto Broad Street. Travel one block to Lumpkin Street.

From the South (US 441 or Georgia 15): Take US 441 North or Georgia 15 North through Watkinsville, Georgia to Athens. Turn right onto Loop 10 (Athens Perimeter). Take the first exit, Exit 15, South Milledge Avenue. Turn left onto Milledge Avenue and travel to the fourth traffic signal. Turn right onto Lumpkin Street and travel to the sixth traffic signal (Bocock Street).

From the East (Augusta): Take I-20 East to Exit 172 in Thomson, Georgia. Turn right onto US 78. Follow US 78 into downtown Athens (Broad Street). You will pass the University of Georgia Arch on your left. The next street is Lumpkin Street..

From US 129 (Jefferson/Gainesville): Cross over the Athens Perimeter and continue into downtown Athens. At the fifth traffic signal turn right onto Milledge Avenue. Continue on Milledge Avenue through two traffic signals. At the third traffic signal (Broad Street) turn left and travel Broad Street to the third traffic signal (Lumpkin Street).


Located on the North Campus of UGA, most CED buildings are an easy walk from downtown Athens where public parking is available at meters and in parking decks. The UGA North Campus Parking Deck on Jackson Street is the closest available University public pay-parking area.

Area map

This map of the North Campus area identifies CED facilities and the parking deck.

CED map

jackson street building 


bishop house 


tanner BUILDING 


caldwell hall, denmark hall, founders memorial garden