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    Visit the department

    The department annually hosts a fall Visitation and spring Open House event, but we also try to accommodate visits at other times during the semester. To ensure a productive visit, please allow two weeks advanced notice so we can arrange faculty, student and staff schedules. Contact:

    Department of City and Regional Planning

    UNC-CH New East Building
    Campus Box #3140
    Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3140
    Phone: 919.962.3983
    Fax: 919.962.5206

    DCRP map

    For point-to-point directions go to Google Maps

    From Interstate 40 (from Raleigh and points east)
    Take Exit 273-B (Hwy 54) towards Chapel Hill. Continue straight for 4 miles to the top of the hill. Turn right onto Country Club Road.

    From I-40 East towards Raleigh
    Take Exit 273 and turn right at the end of the exit ramp. Continue straight for 4 miles to the top of the hill. Turn right onto Country Club Road.

    I-85 to Intersection with Hwy 15-501 South
    Follow 15-501 South towards Chapel Hill; the highway will divide. Remain on 15-501 South (Bypass) bearing left (away from Franklin Street). Turn right at Highway 54 Exit towards "UNC-Chapel Hill". Continue to the top of the hill. Turn right onto Country Club Road.

    Visitor Parking
    Visitor parking is also available on campus at the Morehead Planetarium. Metered spaces are available on Franklin Street. Public pay lots are located on Rosemary Street (one block north and parallel to Franklin Street).

    UNC Campus Parking
    Parking facilities dedicated to visitor and patient parking are located throughout the UNC campus.

    Downtown Parking (map and information from

    New East Room Reservation

    Need to schedule an event/interview in New East?  Follow these links and include as much information as possible so we can prepare for your event:

    New East 101 - (Conference Room) -
    Seats up to 14.  Contains a conference phone, computer and large screen TV monitor.

    New East 211 (Chapin Reading Room)
    This room can be arranged to seat up to 50 people.  Contains a pull-down screen and built-in projector.

    New East 309 - (Interview Room/Office space)
    Need a private space or a room for an interview.

    Support DCRP

    The Department of City and Regional Planning depends on the generous gifts of our friends and alumni. Private gifts sustain and enhance the department’s mission of teaching, research, and service. Your contributions help us provide the best possible education for our undergraduate and graduate students, build a lively intellectual community, and support the innovative work of our faculty.

    The department receives tax-deductible donations through the Arts and Sciences Foundation at UNC-Chapel Hill.  Please note in the “memo” section of your check that your gift is intended for the Department of City and Regional Planning. 

    Donations should be sent to the following address:
    UNC-Arts & Sciences Foundation
    134 East Franklin Street
    CB# 6115
    Chapel Hill, NC 27599-6115

    Online giving to the Department of City and Regional Planning is easy and secure. Simply follow the link below to make your gift. In the “Gift Designation” section, select “Other” in the pull-down box and type "Department of City and Regional Planning" in the box labeled "Department or Fund":

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    The faculty and students in the Department of City and Regional Planning thank everyone whose gifts support our daily work.