Directions, Parking & Lodging


Use the NC State campus map to explore the campus

Use the interactive Google map to get directions to Talley Student Union

The Talley Student Union is located at 2610 Cates Avenue, Raleigh, NC 27606

CONSTRUCTION WARNING! We recommend accessing Talley and Talley parking from Pullen Drive, due to construction on Cates Ave.*


Please park in the Deter Drive Bays parking lot or the Coliseum Deck. These lots are free and do not require any type of parking pass on Saturday and Sunday.

Google Parking Map


The hosts recommend the following hotels:

The State View located on NC State’s Centennial Campus and serving as the official hotel of SNCURCS 2018

Aloft Raleigh

DoubleTree Raleigh – Brownstone

*Carmichael Gym Project – May 14, 2018 – Fall 2019 (estimated completion date)

  • Cates Ave. will shift to one way only between Morrill Dr. and Dan Allen Dr. Traffic will not be allowed to flow westbound on Cates Ave. towards Dan Allen Dr.
  • Parking located directly in front of the Talley Student Union along Cates as well as approximately 30 spaces in the Carmichael lot will be blocked off for contractor staging.
  • Parking along Morrill Dr. adjacent to the Dail Softball Stadium field will be used for an expanded pedestrian walkway.
  • The Wolfline stop at Carmichael Gym will move approximately 200 feet south of its current location.

To help the campus community navigate this work, please see each of the detailed maps attached. For up-to-date project impacts related to transportation please visit Transportation’s Construction Alerts webpage.