Directions & Transportation

April Commencement for undergraduate and Master's degree graduates will be held on Saturday, April 26, 2014, at the Bartow Arena (617 13th Street S).

Students and families who will be attending other ceremonies should also view specific details about the relevant fall ceremony or spring ceremony. 

 

Driving Directions to Bartow Arena

 


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From the North: (Nashville): Take I-65 South to exit 259B (4th Avenue South). Go three blocks to 13th Street South; take a right. Proceed two blocks until the intersection of 13th Street South and 6th Avenue South. Bartow Arena will be on the left (approximate driving time from Nashville-- 3:30)

From the Northeast (Chattanooga): Take I-59 South to ecit 124A (I-65 South); exit I-65 at exit 259B (4th Avenue South). Go three blocks to 13th Street South; take a right. Proceed two blocks until the intersection of 13th Street South and 6th Avenue South. Bartow Arena will be on the left (approximate driving distance from Chattanooga-- 2:15)

From the East (Atlanta): Take I-20 West to exit 124A (I-65 South); exit I-65 at exit 259B (4th Avenue South). Go three blocks to 13th Street South; take a right. Proceed two blocks until the intersection of 13th Street South and 6th Avenue South. Bartow Arena will be on the left (approximate driving time from Atlanta-- 2:15)
 
From the South (Mobile and Montgomery): Take I-65 North to exit 259 (University Blvd.) take University Boulevard two blocks east to 13th Street South. Take a left on to 13th Street South; Bartow Arena will be one block on the right (approximate driving time from Mobile-- 4:00; from Montgomery-- 1:30)

From the Southwest (Jackson, Miss., Tuscaloosa): Take I-20 east to I-59 North. Take exit 124A (I-65 South); exit I-65 at exit 259B (4th Avenue South). Go three blocks to 13th Street Soth; take a right. Proceed two blocks until the intersection of 13th Street South and 6th Avenue South. Bartow Arena will be on the left (approximate driving time from Jackson, Miss.-- 4:30; from Tuscaloosa-- 1:00)

From Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport: Follow the signs out of the airport to I-59/20 west toward downtown Birmingham; exit onto I-65 South (exit 124A) and proceed to exit 259B (4th Avenue South). Go three blocks to 13th Street South; take a right. Proceed two blocks until the intersection of 13th Street South and 6th Avenue South. Bartow Arena will be on the left (approximate driving time from the airport-- 15 minutes)

Additional Transportation Options:

Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport

Birmingham-Jefferson County Transit Authority (BJCTA)