Youth Programs at Western

Early Release Enrichment Program

WWU, Bellingham

Driving Directions: College Hall

  1. If driving from the South,
    1. From I-5, take exit 252.
    2. Turn left off the ramp onto N. Samish Way.
    3. Turn left at the stop light onto N. Samish Way.
    4. Stay in the left lane and go over the freeway.
    5. At the second light, turn left onto Bill McDonald Parkway/Byron Ave. - There will be a Wendy’s and a 76 Station on your left.
    6. Drive on Bill McDonald Parkway for just over 1 mile and continue straight through two stop lights (you will still be on the Bill McDonald Parkway).
    7. Follow Bill McDonald Parkway to the right through the light (Campus Services will be on your right).
    8. At the light turn left onto W College Way.
    9. At the stop sign turn right onto High Street (The Ridgeway Dorms will be on your right).
    10. Turn into Parking Lot 14G which is immediately after the Ridgeway Dorms (there will be a signboard directing Early Release participants into the proper lot).
    11. If this parking lot is full go to the exit and turn right onto High Street. Drive straight into campus and turn left into Parking Lot 11G. There will be another sign directing Early Release participants into this lot as well.
    12. Then follow the signboards into the back of College Hall which is directly across the street from 11G and on the same side of the street as 14G. You should see an Early Release Program Coordinator waiting to greet you outside College Hall.

  2. If driving from the North,
    1. From I-5 going south, take exit 253 and get in the right lane.
    2. Turn right off the ramp onto Lakeway Drive (move into the left most lane).
    3. Continue straight through the light onto East Holly Street.
    4. At the second light turn left onto North Garden Street.
    5. Follow North Garden Street up and behind campus until you reach the Y in the road. Bear left onto W Campus Way.
    6. Follow W Campus Way until you reach the Y in the road at the top of the hill.
    7. Turn right onto High Street and take your first left into Parking Lot 14G (this is before the Ridgeway Dorms and will be marked with a signboard).
    8. If this parking lot is full go to the exit and turn right onto High Street. Drive straight into campus and turn left into Parking Lot 11G. There will be another sign directing Early Release participants into this lot as well.
    9. Then follow the signboards into the back of College Hall which is directly across the street from 11G and on the same side of the street as 14G. You should see an Early Release Program Coordinator waiting to greet you outside College Hall.
Page Updated 01.22.2014