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2016 UNCW NC Science Festival Events

uncw stem expo

Directions to the UNCW STEM Expo

The UNCW STEM Expo will take place in several buildings on the UNCW main campus. The Watson College of Education building will serve as the main check-in point and information center for the Expo. http://uncw.edu/map/documents/CAMPUSMAP12x18.pdf

If you are using GPS to find the Watson College of Education, please input the following address: 970 Reynolds Drive Wilmington, NC 28403

If traveling to Wilmington via I-40

  • I-40 becomes NC 132/College Road once the interstate ends.
  • Continue traveling south on College Road approximately 3 miles.
  • Turn left onto Randall Drive at the traffic light.
  • You are now on the UNCW campus.
  • Follow Randall past the intersection with Racine Drive and the water tower.
  • You will begin to see signs for parking and directional signs to the STEM Expo.
If traveling to Wilmington via US 74/76
  • After crossing the Cape Fear Memorial Bridge, US 76 is also called Dawson Street. Continue on Dawson Street approximately 1.5 miles.
  • Dawson Street (US76E) will bear right and become Oleander Drive.
  • Continue on Oleander Drive approximately 2.5 miles until it intersects with NC 132/College Road.
  • Turn left onto College Road.
  • Travel approximately 1.3 miles north, and then turn right onto Randall at the traffic light.
  • You are now on the UNCW campus.
  • Follow Randall past the intersection with Racine Drive and the water tower.
  • You will begin to see signs for parking and directional signs to the STEM Expo.
If traveling from the north to Wilmington via US 17
  • US 17 becomes Market Street in Wilmington. Continue traveling south on Market Street.
  • Go under the overpass at the junction of S117/S132, and immediately turn left at the traffic light onto S. College Road.
  • Continue on College Road approximately 1 mile.
  • Turn left onto Randall at the traffic light.
  • You are now on the UNCW campus.
  • Follow Randall past the intersection with Racine Drive and the water tower.
You will begin to see signs for parking and directional signs to the STEM Expo.