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Finding the Admission Office

How will you be arriving?

 

Admission Parking

Follow our detailed driving directions to reach the F&M campus.

Proceed from the Harrisburg Pike exit of Route 30 about 1.5 miles. Turn RIGHT onto College Avenue and the Office of Admission is located on the second block on the left. The address is 637 College Avenue. Parking is across the street next to the football stadium.

Baltimore-Washington International Airport Arrival

If you are arriving by air, one option is the BWI Airport located about 2 hours by car from F&M's campus. Your parent/guardian traveling with you will need to rent a car at the airport. As you exit the airport you will need to follow signs for I-195 WEST to I-95 NORTH to (Baltimore Beltway) I-695 WEST/Towson (MD) - approximately 5 miles. Follow I-695 WEST/NORTH to I-83 NORTH toward York (PA) - approximately 15 miles. Follow I-83 NORTH into York, Pennsylvania - approximately 50 miles - to Route 30 EAST, exit 9/Arsenal Road EAST toward LANCASTER. Follow Route 30 EAST into Lancaster - approximately 25 miles. Look for signs for Franklin & Marshall College/Harrisburg Pike exit. At the top of the exit ramp, turn RIGHT at the light onto Harrisburg Pike. You will follow Harrisburg Pike for approximately 1.5 miles through several traffic lights leading you into F&M's campus. Turn RIGHT onto College Avenue and the Office of Admission is located near the end of the first block on the left. The address is 637 College Avenue. Parking is across the street next to the football stadium.

Harrisburg International Airport Arrival

If you are arriving by air, the closest airport to F&M is Harrisburg International Airport (approximately 45 minute drive). The airport is actually located outside of Harrisburg in Middletown, PA. Your parent/guardian traveling with you will need to rent a car at the airport. Harrisburg International is a very small and easily manageable airport. Upon leaving the airport, you will follow signs for Route 283 EAST to LANCASTER. You will follow Route 283 EAST for approximately 40 minutes. Route 283 EAST will end and become Route 30 as you enter Lancaster. You will follow Route 30 WEST toward York for less 1/4 mile. Look for signs for Franklin & Marshall College/Harrisburg Pike. The Park City Shopping Mall will be on your right. At the top of the exit ramp, turn LEFT at the light onto Harrisburg Pike exit. You will follow Harrisburg Pike for approximately 1.5 miles through several traffic lights leading you into F&M's campus. Turn RIGHT onto College Avenue and the Office of Admission is located near the end of the first block on the left. The address is 637 College Avenue. Parking is across the street next to the football stadium.

Philadelphia International Airport Arrival

If you are arriving by air, the easiest option is for you to fly into Philadelphia International Airport. You will then want to take the Septa R1 transit from the airport to 30th Street Train Station in Philadelphia. You can pick up the Septa just outside of Baggage Claim. From the 30th Street Train Station, you will want to travel WEST to the Lancaster Train Station. The train ride is approximately 1 and 1/2 hours. When you arrive at the Lancaster Train Station, you will be less than 2 miles from Franklin & Marshall's campus. You will then need to call one of the Lancaster Taxi Service numbers. Direct the cab driver to the Office of Admission at 637 College Avenue. The cab fare will be under $10.

Lancaster Train Station Arrival

If you are traveling by train and can access Amtrak stations in New York City, New Jersey, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Washington, DC, Baltimore, or any other points that connect into Lancaster, the Lancaster Train Station is less than 2 miles from F&M's campus. When you arrive at the Lancaster Train Station, you will need to call one of the Lancaster Taxi Service numbers. Direct the cab driver to the Office of Admission at Franklin & Marshall at 637 College Avenue. The cab fare will be under $10.

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  • wohlsen house

  • The Office of Admission is located at 637 College Avenue in the Wohlsen House.

    Phone: 877-678-9111