Quinnipiac University
Students walk in and out of the Carl Hansen Student Center

About Us

Maps & Directions

Planning your visit? Here’s the best way to get to each of our 3 campuses, no matter where you’re coming from.

Mount Carmel Campus

Our Mount Carmel Campus, home to most of our first- and second-year students, is nestled at the foot of the picturesque Sleeping Giant State Park. The sprawling lawns lead to the Carl Hansen Student Center, our network of academic classroom buildings, the Arnold Bernhard Library and a series of traditional, apartment and suite-style residence halls.

Getting to the Mount Carmel Campus

275 Mount Carmel Avenue
Hamden, Connecticut 06518
800-462-1944

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From I-91

  • Take I-91 North or South to Exit 10.
  • Take Route 40 to the end and turn right onto Whitney Avenue.
  • Proceed 1.4 miles, turn right onto Mount Carmel Avenue.

From I-95

  • Take I-95 to I-91 North.
  • Get off at Exit 10.
  • Take Route 40 to the end and turn right onto Whitney Avenue.
  • Proceed 1.4 miles, turn right onto Mount Carmel Avenue.

From Route 15

  • North to exit 61 or South to exit 62.
  • Turn right onto Whitney Avenue (Route 10) and proceed north 3 miles to Mount Carmel Avenue.
  • Turn right onto Mount Carmel Avenue and drive 0.3 miles to campus.

For more detailed driving directions to the Mount Carmel Campus, view the PDF campus map below:

Mount Carmel Campus PDF Map

York Hill Campus

Our York Hill Campus offers breathtaking 360-degree views of New Haven, Long Island Sound, Sleeping Giant State Park and the surrounding rolling countryside. With residential, recreational and group meeting spaces, the York Hill Campus offers a place to both unwind and be productive. Our York Hill Campus is also the home of the People’s United Center, which is regularly packed to capacity with fans of Bobcat Nation.

Getting to the York Hill Campus

305 Sherman Avenue
Hamden, CT 06518

From I-91

  • Take I-91 North or South to Exit 10.
  • Take Route 40 to the end and turn right onto Whitney Avenue (Route 10).
  • Proceed .75 miles and turn left onto Sherman Avenue.
  • The entrance to campus is approximately 0.25 miles on the right across from a hiking/biking trail and its parking lot.


From I-95

  • Take I-95 to I-91 North. Get off at Exit 10.
  • Take Route 40 to the end and turn right onto Whitney Avenue (Route 10).
  • Proceed .75 miles and turn left onto Sherman Avenue.
  • The entrance to campus is approximately 0.25 miles on the right across from a hiking/biking trail and its parking lot.

From Route 15

  • North to Exit 61 or South to Exit 62.
  • Turn right onto Whitney Avenue (Route 10) and proceed north 2.7 miles and turn left onto Sherman Avenue.
  • The entrance to campus is approximately 0.25 miles on the right across from a hiking/biking trail and its parking lot.

For more detailed driving directions to the York Hill Campus, view the PDF campus map below.

York Hill Campus PDF Map

North Haven Campus

Our North Haven Campus is home to our Center for Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences, which houses the School of Health Sciences, School of Nursing and Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine. On the building’s other side is the School of Law Center, which houses the School of Law and School of Education. The campus has been carefully designed with learning in mind, including state-of-the-art facilities for each of the 5 professional schools that are housed in our one sprawling building.

Getting to the North Haven Campus

370 Bassett Road
North Haven, CT 06473

From I-91

  • Take I-91 North to Exit 12 (Washington Avenue).
  • Turn right onto Route 5/Washington Avenue, and follow for 1.5 miles.
  • Turn right onto Bradley Street. Continue straight through the Bassett Road intersection.
  • The entrance to campus is directly ahead.


From I-95

  • Take I-95 to I-91 North.
  • Drive 8.6 miles to Exit 12 (Washington Avenue).
  • Turn right onto Route 5/Washington Avenue, and follow for 1.5 miles.
  • Turn right onto Bradley Street.
  • Continue straight through the Bassett Road intersection.
  • The entrance to campus is directly ahead.

For more detailed driving directions to the North Haven Campus, view the PDF campus map below.

North Haven Campus PDF Map