About Huntington

You’ve shown an interest in our program, so let us show you our campus!  Visiting Marshall University is the best way to begin your experience with our convenient campus, fascinating facilities, and warm hospitality!

Campus

Take a tour in person! Contact the Biomedical Sciences Graduate Recruitment Coordinator to arrange a visit, including meetings with faculty and a campus tour!

Take a virtual tour of campus.

Directions to Marshall’s Main Campus

From I-64 Westbound:

Use Exit 11 (Hal Greer Boulevard). Turn right at the end of the ramp toward Hal Greer Boulevard. Continue along Hal Greer Boulevard to the 5th Avenue intersection. Turn right onto 5th Avenue. Turn left onto 20th Street.  Turn left on to 3rd Avenue. About three blocks down, you will see the Robert C. Byrd Biotechnology Science Center. The parking garage (permit required) is immediately before the building.

From I-64 Eastbound:

Use Exit 11 (Hal Greer Boulevard). Turn left at the end of the ramp toward Hal Greer Boulevard. Continue along Hal Greer Boulevard to the 5th Avenue intersection. Turn right onto 5th Avenue. Turn left onto 20th Street. Turn left on to 3rd Avenue. About three blocks down, you will see the Robert C. Byrd Biotechnology Science Center. The parking garage (permit required) is immediately before the building.

From US-52 (Ohio) Eastbound:

Follow US-52 eastbound into Chesapeake. Cross the Ohio-West Virginia bridge. Turn left onto 5th Avenue and continue along 5th Avenue to 20th Street. Turn left onto 20th Street. Turn left on to 3rd Avenue. About three blocks down, you will see the Robert C. Byrd Biotechnology Science Center. The parking garage (permit required) is immediately before the building.

Flight Information

Two airports are located within only one hour of Marshall University!

Huntington Tri-State Airport

Located approximately 20 minutes from the Robert C. Byrd Biotechnology Science Center (where your classes are taught):

Tri-State Airport Authority
1449 Airport Road
Huntington, WV 25704
Phone: (304) 453-6165
Fax: (304) 453-6183

Flight information, car rentals, hotel shuttles, and taxi service can all be found on their website.

Yeager Airport

Located in Charleston, WV approximately one hour from Robert C. Byrd Biotechnology Science Center:

Central West Virginia Regional Airport Authority “Yeager Airport”
100 Airport Road – Suite 175
Charleston, WV  25311
Phone: (304) 344-8033
Fax: (304) 344-8034
Email: flycrw@yeagerairport.com

Flight information, driving directions, and car rentals can be found on their website.

Parking

Complimentary parking is available to visitors in the lot behind the Joseph M. Gillette Welcome Center located on the corner of 5thAvenue and Hal Greer Boulevard. Be sure to go inside to receive your parking permit.

Overnight Accommodations

Be sure to ask if they offer a Marshall University discount!

Comfort Inn
249 Mall Road
Barboursville, WV 25504
Located off I-64 exit 20 next to Kohl’s Department Store
(304) 733-2122 or (800) 228-5150

The Hampton Inn
1 Cracker Barrel Drive
Barboursville, WV 25504
I-64 Exit 20 next to Cracker Barrel Restaurant
(304) 733-5300 or 1-800-HAMPTON

Heritage Farm Museum and Village Bed and Breakfast
3350 Harvey Road
Huntington, WV 25704
(304)522-1244

Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites
800 Third Avenue
Huntington, WV 25701
Adjacent to Big Sandy Superstore Arena, 8 blocks from Marshall University
(304) 523-8880, 1-800-HOLIDAY, or 1-888-523-8880

The Pullman Plaza Hotel
1001 Third Avenue
Huntington, WV 25701
I-64 Exit 11, two blocks from Big Sandy Superstore Arena, six blocks from Marshall University
(304) 525-1001 or (866) 613-3611

Best Western (remodeled in 2002)
3441 Route 60 East
Barboursville, WV 25504
I-64W Exit 20 I-64E Exit 20B
(304) 736-9772

The Ramada Limited Hotel & Conference Pavilion
3140 16th Street Road
Huntington, WV 25701
Located just off I-64 exit 11
1-800-2-RAMADA

Dining

With over 150 restaurants, Huntington is guaranteed to appease your appetite. Among the delicious offerings are family owned Italian eateries, mouth-watering steak houses, familiar favorites like Applebees and O’Charleys, Indian cuisine and everything inbetween!

For a listing of local restaurants, try the following websites:

Cabell Huntington Convention & Visitors Bureau

Verizon Superpages

Entertainment

No matter your preference, whether movies or museums, shopping or sports, Huntington has it!

Cabell Huntington Convention & Visitors Bureau
Includes a calendar of local festivals, concerts, sporting events and more.

Pullman Square
A new downtown complex of restaurants, stores and a theaterClick here to see larger image.

Huntington Mall
Anything you could need can be found here.

Big Sandy Superstore Arena
Home to the best concerts and events!

Marshall University Visitor Information
Look under the “News and Events” section for links to a variety of campus events.