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Directions & Parking

Bridgewater State University's main campus is located at 131 Summer Street, Bridgewater, MA 02325, in the geographic heart of Southeastern Massachusetts. The campus is approximately 40 minutes south of Boston, 30 minutes north of Cape Cod and 50 minutes northeast of Providence.

Our Welcome Center is located at 45 Plymouth Street.

Directions to BSU Campus

  • Follow Route 106 West to Route 104 West.
  • For East Campus: turn left on to Hooper Street. Follow to end and turn left on to Burrill Avenue. The Moakley Lot is past Moakley Center on the left.
  • For Welcome Center and West Campus: turn left at traffic light on to Summer Street, then turn left on to Park Avenue. West Campus Lot is after the third university building on the left.
  • From the North: Take I-93 to Route 24 South, follow directions to Bridgewater Center.
  • From the West: Follow the Massachusetts Turnpike (I-90) to I-495 South to Exit 19A (Route 24 North), follow directions to Bridgewater Center.
  • From Cape Cod: Follow I-495 North to Exit 19A (Route 24 North), follow directions to Bridgewater Center.
  • From Providence/the South: Follow I-95 North to I-495 South to Exit 19A (Route 24 North), follow directions to Bridgewater Center.

To Bridgewater Center:

  • Follow Route 24 to Exit 24 (Bridgewater/Raynham - Route 104).
  • Follow Route 104 East to stop sign (approximately three miles).
  • Turn left and approach rotary in Bridgewater Center.
  • Follow directions to Buildings and Parking.

Directions to Buildings & Parking:

  • Boyden Hall:
    • Turn straight off the rotary onto School Street.
    • Take first right on to Cedar Street: parking lot is behind Boyden Hall on left.
  • All Other Buildings:
    • Turn onto Summer Street off rotary (Route 104 East).
    • Bear left at lights on to Plymouth Street following Route 104 East.
    • Welcome Center and West Campus Buildings
      • Visitor parking in West Campus Lot is just past the Welcome Center on the right.
    • Alumni Park, Swenson Athletic Complex, Tinsley Center
      • Stay on Route 104 for approximately one-half mile. Turn right on to Tinsley Drive.
    • BSU Police Headquarters, Operations Center/Central Receiving
      • Turn right on to Hooper Street (after railroad tracks). Follow Hooper Street to the end and turn left on to Burrill Avenue.
      • At the end of Burrill Avenue (stop sign), turn right on to Great Hill Drive: the University Police Headquarters and the Operations Center are on the left.
    • All Other East Campus Buildings
      • Turn right on to Hooper Street (after railroad tracks).
      • Follow Hooper Street to the end and turn left on to Burrill Avenue: visitor parking is in Moakley Lot, just past  Moakley Center on the left.
Bridgewater is 26 miles from Boston's Logan International Airport (BOS) and 25 miles from Rhode Island's T. F. Green International Airport (PVD).
The Bridgewater stop of the MBTA Commuter Rail (Middleborough/Lakeville Line) is on the Bridgewater State University campus. Discounted MBTA semester passes are available. The commuter rail provides service between Middleboro and South Station with stops in Brockton, Randolph, Braintree, Quincy Center and at JFK/UMASS. The commuting time between Bridgewater and Boston is approximately 50 minutes.
The Bridgewater campus is served by Brockton Area Transit (BAT) with five daily round-trips Monday through Friday into BAT’s main hub, BAT Centre. Once on campus, Bridgewater State University Transit Service operates a free on-campus bus shuttle.

Visitor Parking

BSU offers a variety of parking options for visitors, including temporary passes, decals for frequent visitors, and overnight/weekend parking. All BSU parking lots have designated handicap spaces. Visitors with special needs should contact the Parking Services and Connect Card Office at 508.531.2897 for assistance.

Please note: During snow emergencies, snow emergency guidelines must be followed.

Learn more about BSU's visitor parking options »

  • Residence Inn Boston Bridgewater
    2020 Pleasant Street
    Bridgewater, MA 02324
    For Reservations

  • Fairfield Inn by Marriott Middleboro
    4 Chalet Road
    Middleboro, MA 02346

  • Holiday Inn Express Hotel and Suites Middleboro
    43 Harding Street
    Middleboro, MA 02346

  • Courtyard by Marriott Hotel Raynham
    37 Paramount Drive
    Route 44
    Raynham, MA 02767

  • Hampton Inn Raynham
    600 New State Highway
    Raynham, MA 02767
  • Holiday Inn Taunton
    700 Myles Standish Blvd
    Taunton, MA 02780
  • Holiday Inn Express Brockton
    405 Westgate Drive
    Brockton, MA 02301
  • 99 Restaurant & Pub (Campus Plaza)
    233 Broad Street
    Bridgewater, MA

  • Barrett’s Alehouse
    425 Bedford Street (Rte. 18 South)
    Bridgewater, MA

  • Cape Cod Café
    220 Winter Street
    Bridgewater, MA

  • Chatta Box
    755 Bedford Street (Rte. 18 South)
    Bridgewater, MA

  • Sugar Cane
    180A Winter Street
    Bridgewater, MA

  • Crispi’s Italian Cuisine
    136 Broad Street
    Bridgewater, MA

  • Emma’s Pub and Pizza
    1420 Pleasant Street
    Bridgewater, MA

  • Mee King Garden
    33 Main Street
    Bridgewater, MA

  • Boston Tavern
    389 West Center Street
    West Bridgewater, MA

  • Johnny Macaroni’s
    582 West Center Street
    East Bridgewater, MA

  • Fireside Grill
    30 Bedford Street
    Middleboro, MA

  • Stoneforge Tavern
    90 Paramount Drive
    Raynham, MA

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Attleboro Location

Just upstairs from Bristol Community College's Attleboro Campus, we are conveniently located a half-mile from downtown Attleboro off Route 123, in the Attleboro Corporate Campus.

11 Field Road
Attleboro, MA 02703

Directions to Attleboro »

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New Bedford Location

BSU’s Aviation Training Center includes a flight simulator lab, and is located at the New Bedford Regional Airport, approximately half an hour’s drive from campus.

1852 Shawmut Avenue
North Dartmouth, MA 02747

Directions to New Bedford »

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Cape Cod Location

In addition to degree programs and credit coursework, BSU Cape Cod in Yarmouth offers professional certificate programs, workshops and community events and forums.

1175 Route 28
South Yarmouth, MA 02664

Directions to Cape Cod »

Contact Us

Parking Services and Connect Card Office

Bridgewater State University
Hunt Hall, Room 001
Bridgewater, MA 02325
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BSU Police Department

Bridgewater State University
200 Great Hill Drive
Bridgewater, MA 02325
United States