Travel & Lodging


The UNCG School of Music is located on the quiet northern edge of campus near the serene and wooded Peabody Park. The building is located at 100 McIver Street, Greensboro, North Carolina, 27412.

By Car

Centrally located in North Carolina’s picturesque heartland, Greensboro is located less than a two-hour drive north of Charlotte and 3 hours south of Richmond, Virginia (along Interstate 85); and less than 5 hours east of Knoxville, Tennessee (along Interstate 40).

You may use the following form to look up driving directions from your address (courtesy of Google Maps).

By Train

Amtrak’s Galyon Transportation Center is located at 236 E. Washington Street, 1.5 miles east of the School of Music.

By Bus

The Greyhound bus station is located at 234 E. Washington Street, 1.5 miles east of the School of Music.

By Air

Piedmont Triad International Airport (GSO) in Greensboro has nonstop flights from Atlanta, Charlotte, Dallas, Miami, Orlando, Tampa, and Washington, DC, among other locations.


Parking is adjacent to the Music Building in the McIver Street Parking Deck (132 McIver Street) and is free during the workshop.

Additional parking information and regulations can be found at UNCG Parking Operations.


There are plenty of hotels to choose from near the music building. Here are the closest places:

Double Tree by Hilton
3030 W Gate City Blvd.
2.3 miles from campus
(336) 292-4004
Quality Inn and Suites Coliseum
2112 W Meadowview Rd.
2.2 miles from campus
(336) 292-2020
Hyatt Place Greensboro/Downtown
300 N Eugene St.
1 mile from campus
(336) 373-6269
Holiday Inn Greensboro Coliseum
3005 W Gate City Blvd.
2 miles from campus
(336) 294-4565