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Directions to Johnston Hall from I-64:


  • Take I-64 WEST; go over the mountain past Waynesboro, VA and exit at the I-81 North to Harrisonburg sign. Take I-81 NORTH approximately 18 miles to Exit 245.
  • Turn left onto Port Republic Road. Go past the Port Republic Road entrance to JMU to the next stoplight, which intersects with South Main Street (keep in the right lane).
  • Turn right onto South Main Street and go past the light to the main entrance of JMU (stay on South Main Street). Go to the next stoplight and turn right onto Grace Street.  Turn right into parking lot M and continue straight into parking lot V.  The first building to your left is Miller Hall (parking lot M).  The next building is Johnston Hall (parking lot V).

Directions to Johnston Hall from Washington, DC:


  • Take I-66 WEST for approximately 64 miles.
  • Take the I-81 SOUTH to Harrisonburg exit and go for 53 miles.
  • Take Exit 245 Port Republic Road.
  • Turn right onto Port Republic Road. Go past the Port Republic Road entrance to JMU to the next stoplight, which intersects with South Main Street (keep in the right lane).
  • Turn right onto South Main Street and go past the light to the main entrance of JMU (stay on South Main Street). Go to the next stoplight and turn right onto Grace Street.  Turn right into parking lot M and continue straight into parking lot V.  The first building to your left is Miller Hall (parking lot M).  The next building is Johnston Hall (parking lot V).