Tour & Directions

Directions to the School of Music  (home of Margaret Comstock Concert Hall and Malcolm Bird Recital Hall)

For those with a GPS, the School of Music is located at 38 degrees, 13 minutes north latitude and 85 degrees, 45 minutes west.
The latitude is 38° 13' 10.578" or 38.2196048
The longitude is -85° 45' 31.6224" or -85.7587838

The exits for UofL are directly off of I-65 North or South.

-- If driving from I-265 (Gene Snyder) or I-264 (Watterson Expressway), take I-65 North
-- If driving from I-71 South or I-64 East or West, take I-65 South.

Directions, if traveling south on I-65: (I-65 South is accessible from I-71 and I-64)

•    Take I-65 South (toward Nashville) to the Arthur Street exit (Exit 134).

•    Continue to the first stop sign at Arthur Street and Brandeis Avenue.

•    Turn right onto Brandeis Avenue which turns into Cardinal Boulevard. Continue through 2 stop lights.

•    Turn left into the North Entrance.  The School of Music is on your immediate right. (If you reach the intersection of Cardinal Boulevard and Second Street, you have gone too far.)

•     Proceed to the North Information Center straight ahead for parking information.

Directions, if traveling north on I-65: (I-65 North is accessible from I-265 and I-264)

•    Take I-65 North (toward Indianapolis) to the Warnock Street exit.

•    Turn left onto Warnock Street.

•    At the McDonald's, turn right onto Floyd Street.

•    At the second stop light, turn left onto Cardinal Boulevard.

•    Turn left into the North Entrance, just past the intersection of Cardinal Boulevard and Brook Street on the left. The School of Music is on your immediate right. (If you reach the intersection of Cardinal Boulevard and Second Street, you have gone too far.)

•    Proceed to the North Information Center straight ahead for parking information.

Parking Options for School of Music Events:

•    Red, Blue, and Green permit designated lots are open to everyone at no charge after 7:30 p.m. M-F and on weekends.

•    Speed Art Museum Garage:  before 4 p.m. - $1.50/hr (max of $6); after 4 p.m., flat rate of $3.

•    North Information Center:  5 p.m.-7:30 p.m. weekdays - $3

•    Third & Brandeis parking meters:  4:15 p.m.-7:30 p.m. - $.75/hr

•    Fourth Street parking meters:  7:30 a.m.-7:30 p.m. - $.75/hr

For a visual map, please visit the The University of Louisville - Center for GIS, Campus Maps and Photos web site.
We are building #83 on the Belknap Campus map, located at the corner of West Cardinal Boulevard and South 1st Street on the north edge of the Belknap Campus. Alternatively, you can use Mapquest.com

How to Schedule a Tour of The School of Music

To schedule a tour of the School of Music, please contact:


School of Music Admissions
University of Louisville
Louisville, KY 40292 USA
Email the School of Music
Tel: (502) 852-1623
Toll-Free Tel: 1-800-334-UOFL ext. 1623
Fax: (502) 852-0520

Mailing Address:
University of Louisville
School of Music
Louisville, KY 40292

How to Schedule a Campus Visit and Tour

To schedule a campus tour of the University of Louisville, please contact the main Office of Admissions web site at http://louisville.edu/admissions/visit