The University of Virginia is located in Charlottesville, two hours southwest of Washington D.C., and approximately an hour west of Richmond. The Department of Spanish, Italian and Portuguese is located in 444 New Cabell Hall, adjacent to the Lawn and Thomas Jefferson’s academical village.
Following signs to the UVA Information Center, get off at exit 118B for the Route 29/250 Bypass. Go approximately 2 miles and take the off ramp for Route 250 East Business (Ivy Road). Turn right off the exit ramp and follow Ivy Road. At the third traffic light, turn right on Route 29 Business/Emmet Street. Continue 1/2 block just past the blinking light. Turn left into the University of Virginia parking garage (hourly fees), which is directly in front of Newcomb Hall.
From I-66 via US Route 29 North
Take I-66 from Northern Virginia past Manassas. Take the exit marked “Route 29 South – Gainesville.” Proceed to Charlottesville, where Route 29 becomes Emmet Street. Pass University Hall basketball arena on the right. Proceed straight through the traffic light at the intersection of Route 250 Business (UniversityAvenue/Ivy Road). Continue 1/2 block just past the blinking light. Turn left into the University of Virginia parking garage (hourly fees), which is directly in front of Newcomb Hall.
Directions to the Departmental office
From the University of Virginia parking garage proceed to the Lawn. New Cabell Hall is located on the South East side of the Lawn, behind Old Cabell Hall. The main office for the Department of Spanish, Italian and Portuguese is located on the fourth floor, in New Cabell 444. Phone number: 434-924-7159.
New Cabell Hall (Map A, Building 29 [B5])
Department offices and classrooms for several Arts & Sciences disciplines are located in New Cabell Hall. As the student body grew after World War II, this six-floor annex to Cabell Hall was built in the early 1950s to provide more classrooms and offices.