Directions from the Massachusetts Turnpike (I-90):

Take Exit 12, follow Rt. 9 East two miles to the Edgell Rd.-Main St., Framingham Exit. Take your first right onto State Street and the Framingham State Campus. Follow a few blocks through campus. To reach the Maynard Road Lot, take your first right on Maynard; the lot is approximately one block down on your left. To reach the Maple Street lot, follow State Street a few blocks past the campus, to the intersection of State and Maple Streets.

From I-95 (Route 128):

Take Exit 25 to the Massachusetts Turnpike (I-90) West, and follow the directions above.

From Route 495:

Take Exit 22 to the Massachusetts Turnpike (I-90) East, and follow the directions above.


You may park in the Maynard Parking lot of Salem End lot. You will not need a parking pass for the duration of orientation. Please look for the parking signs when you arrive on campus. Please anticipate a 5-minute walk from the parking facility to the main campus. Accessible parking is available in the McCarthy Center lot.

Public Transportation

FSU is located just a quick two-mile Uber ride from the Framingham Commuter Rail Station on the MBTA’s Framingham/Worcester Line. You can find a complete schedule for the train at The MetroWest Regional Transit Authority also offers service from the train with their Route #7 and throughout the region with routes extending to Marlborough and Northborough, Milford, MassBay Community College, and the Woodland MBTA Station (Green Line - D) in Newton, as well as all along Rt. 9. Further details can be found at