Event Parking


Friday, October 18

Complimentary parking is available in our Downcity parking garage from 12pm-11pm:

181 Pine St. Providence, RI 02903

Please print out the Family Weekend parking pass for entry into the parking garage.


Saturday, October 19 - Sunday, October 20

Complimentary parking is available on the Harborside Campus:

265 Harborside Blvd. Providence, RI 02903

Follow signs to F Lot.

Wildcat Wheels

Families may utilize Wildcat Wheels during Family Weekend, you can access the JWU bus schedule:

Note: Children under the age of 5 are not permitted on the JWU buses.



Center for Equine Studies

29 Francis St., Rehoboth, Mass.

  1. From I-95 North, take Exit 19 (Route 195 East) in Rhode Island. From I-95 South, take Exit 20 (Route 195 East) in Rhode Island.

  2. Follow Route 195 to Exit 1 (Route 114A) in Massachusetts. (There are eight Rhode Island exits before Exit 1 in Mass.)

  3. At the end of the ramp, take a left onto Route 114A North.

  4. Follow Route 114A, bearing right at fork in road, to Route 44.

  5. At the light, take a right onto Route 44.

  6. Follow for eight miles; at the second major light, take a left onto New St.

  7. Take the second right onto Francis St. and go six-tenths of a mile to the Equine Center, which will be on your right.

Downcity Parking Garage

181 Pine St., Providence, R.I.

From I-95 North:

  1. Take Exit 20 (Point St.).

  2. Continue onto E Franklin St., for about a quarter mile, then turn right onto Friendship St.

  3. Turn left onto Richmond St., and then turn left onto Pine Street.

  4. The entrance to the parking garage will be on your right.

From I-95 South:

  1. Take Exit 19 (Eddy St.).

  2. At the light, take sharp left onto Eddy St., then, in about a quarter mile, turn left to stay on Eddy St.

  3. Take a slight left turn onto Richmond St.

  4. In about a half mile, at the intersection of Richmond and Pine streets, take a left onto Pine St.

  5. The entrance to the parking garage will be on your right.

Wildcat Center

305 Shipyard St., Providence, R.I.

From I-95 South:

  1. Take Exit 18 (Thurbers Ave.) and merge left onto Thurbers Avenue.

  2. Turn right onto Allens Ave./Route 1A. Continue straight for two miles (Allens Ave., becomes Narragansett Blvd).

  3. Turn left onto Harborside Blvd., at the Harborside Gates, immediately after the Shell gas station.

  4. At the bottom of the hill turn left onto Shipyard St.

  5. The Wildcat Center is across from the parking lot to the right.

From I-95 North:

  1. Take Exit 18 (Thurbers Ave.).

  2. At the exit bear right and follow the road to the traffic light. At the traffic light, turn right onto Allens Ave.

  3. [From this point, follow the directions listed above]