Getting To Fort Collins and the CSU Lory Student Center
1101 Center Ave Mall, Fort Collins, CO 80521
From Denver International Airport (DIA) To Fort Collins/CSU via I-25
The trip from Denver International Airport to Fort Collins takes approximately 1 hour & 30 minutes by car.
- From DIA, drive east on Peña Blvd until merging onto E-470.
- Take Exit 6B towards Fort Collins.
- After 18.4 miles, taking Exit 47, merge onto I-25 North and continue for about 42 miles.
- Take exit 269B to merge onto CO-14 W/E Mulberry Street toward Fort Collins
- Continue west (towards the mountains) for 4 miles.
- Turn left onto South Meldrum Street and continue straight for 0.1 miles.
- You are now on campus, at the Lory Student Center parking lot. Directly south of the lot is the Lory Student Center.
Walking Directions from North Campus (The Oval) to the LSC
At the light (S Howes & W Laurel), head south onto S Howes, towards The Oval Green. You are now on campus. Veer right on Oval Drive and continue walking south, past The Institute for Learning & Teaching, and past the Statistics Building. Turn right onto Isotope Drive and continue straight until you reach the building directly west of the Computer Science Building.
Walking Directions from South Campus (Canvas Stadium) to the LSC
Starting just north of Canvas Stadium, head west on W Pitkin street toward Meridian Ave, and turn onto Meridian Ave. Continue straight for about 0.2 miles, then turn right onto University Ave. Continue on this road for about 0.2 miles, then immediately turn left at the first building to your left (a bike lot should be to your right). You are now at the LSC. Take the steps up to the south entrance.
Walking Directions from West Campus (Moby Arena Parking Lot) to the LSC
From W Elizabeth Street (at QDOBA), cross the street and head east onto Moby Drive for about 500 feet. Veer right, following the bike/walking paths for 0.4 miles. The intramural fields should be directly to your right. Once you reach Meridian Ave, cross the street and continue onto University Ave for about 0.2 miles. Turn left at the first building nearest to your left, past the “dismount zone” (a bike lot should be to your right). You are now at the LSC. Take the steps up to the south entrance. Note: These are directions to the LSC’s South Entrance. To access the LSC’s West Entrance, turn left off University Ave (onto the path) before you reach the “dismount zone”. The West Entrance is to your right, up the steps, and through the large glass doors.
Walking Directions from East Campus (near The Best Western University Inn on S. College) to the LSC
From the light at S. College & E. Elizabeth (in front of The Best Western University Inn), cross the street and take the walking path towards University Ave. Take a slight right and continue west on University Ave for about 0.3 miles, then turn right. The LSC’s East Entrance is to your left after about 60 feet.