Department of ClassicsUniversity of Cincinnati
Department of Classics

If you want to find us by GPS, the main address of the University is 2600 Clifton Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45221. That should take you to the intersection of Straight Street and Clifton Ave, which is right in front of the Blegen Library.

The Classics Department is located in the Carl Blegen Library. The main office is on the 4th floor, which is the main floor of the building, directly in front of you as you enter.

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Directions to Blegen

From I-75

If you are entering Cincinnati on I-75, exit at Hopple Street. Turn left at the end of the ramp, crossing Central Parkway and proceeding east on Martin Luther King Drive to campus. Turn right onto Clifton Avenue. Blegen Library sits on the left, across from the intersection of Clifton Ave. and Straight Street, a side street on the right. Metered parking is available on Clifton, and if you turn right onto Straight Street there is a parking garage located across from Deaconess Hospital.

From I-71

If you are traveling south on I-71, take William Howard Taft Road exit and proceed west on Taft. Taft becomes Calhoun Street, which ends at the corner of the UC campus. Continue on Calhoun St. until it dead ends into Clifton Ave. Turn right. Blegen Library sits on the right, across from the intersection of Clifton Ave. and Straight Street, a side street on the left. Metered parking is available on Clifton, and if you turn left onto Straight Street there is a parking garage located across from Deaconess Hospital.

West

Travelers from the west should take I-74 to I-75 south. Follow I-75 to the Hopple Street exit. Turn left at the end of the ramp, crossing Central Parkway and proceeding east on Martin Luther King Drive to campus. Turn right onto Clifton Avenue. Blegen Library sits on the left, across from the intersection of Clifton Ave. and Straight Street, a side street on the right. Metered parking is available on Clifton, and if you turn right onto Straight Street, there is a parking garage located across from Deaconess Hospital.

East

Travelers from the east should enter Cincinnati on U.S. 50 and turn west on William Howard Taft Road. Taft becomes Calhoun Street, which ends at the corner of the UC campus. Continue on Calhoun St. until it dead ends into Clifton Ave. Turn right. Blegen Library sits on the right, across from the intersection of Clifton Avenue and Straight Street, a side street on the left. Metered parking is available on Clifton, and if you turn left onto Straight Street, there is a parking garage located across from Deaconess Hospital.