Conference Directions and Maps


Map of NOFA Summer Conference Locations at UMass Amherst (pdf)

Offer or Request a ride to the NOFA Summer Conference using the Online Carpooling Form Here.

Plug in this address to get to the UMass Parking Garage:
1 Campus Center Way, Amherst, MA 01002

Driving on I-91 South (From Greenfield) Take exit 25 in Deerfield. At the end of the ramp, turn left onto MA-116 S/Conway Rd. Turn right onto Routes 5 & 10 South. Go 1 mile, then turn left onto Route 116 South. Follow 8.1 miles. Take the exit toward University of Massachusetts/Amherst. Turn left onto N. Hadley Rd and continue onto Massachusetts Ave. Turn left onto Commonwealth Ave. There will be signs pointing you to the Parking Garage.

Driving on I-91 North (from Springfield) Take Exit 19 in Northampton. From the exit ramp, turn right onto Route 9. Travel approximately 4.5 miles to Route 116 North (turn left at traffic lights).(Staples is on your right at this light.) Exit 1 (toward Univ. of Mass/Amherst), is 1 mile on your right. Merge onto Massachusetts Avenue. Turn left onto Commonwealth Ave. There will be signs pointing you to the Parking Garage.

Driving on Route 2 West (From Fitchburg), Take Exit 16, US-202 S towards Amherst and Belchertown. Travel about 16 miles to Exit for Amherst Road at a flashing red light. Turn right onto Pelham Road. Drive 6 miles. Road becomes Main Street in Amherst. Turn right onto Triangle Street. Triangle Street becomes North Pleasant Street and bring you to the UMass Campus. Turn left onto Massachusetts Ave. Turn right onto Commonwealth Ave. There will be signs pointing you to the Parking Garage.

Driving on I-90 West (From Boston), Take Exit 8, toward "MA-32/US-20/Palmer/Amherst." Turn right onto MA-32 S/Thorndike St. Turn right onto N Main St.. Follow MA-181 N for 8+ miles. You are in Belchertown. MA-181 N becomes Main St./ 202 N. Follow for one mile. Turn slight left onto Federal St./MA-9. Drive for 9 miles to the Amherst Common. Turn right onto S. Pleasant St. along the Common. At the 3rd traffic light, turn left onto N. Pleasant St., which brings you to the UMass Campus. Turn left onto Massachusetts Ave. Turn right onto Commonwealth Ave. There will be signs pointing you to the Parking Garage.