Directions for Visitors

Woods-Penniman Building

To get to campus from I-75, see Directions to Berea College. The Center for International Education is located on the second floor of the Woods-Penniman Building.

Woods-Penniman, built in 1930 as the women’s gymnasium, is part of the Crossroads Complex at the intersection of KY 595 (Main Street/Scaffold Cane Road) and KY 21 (Prospect Street). Our offices are right inside the front entrance in Rooms 205 and 207 (see staff directory for office locations).


Campus Map with Visitors Center highlighted

PDF version of campus map with Visitor Center highlighted

Free visitor parking is available at the Visitor Center at College Square, a short walk from Woods-Penn (see map at right). When you arrive at College Square/Main Street from I-75 Exit 77, turn left on Center Street and proceed past Short Street and the Visitor Center, then turn right into the parking lot. (A permit is not required for the Visitor Center lot.)

If you need to drop off materials, or in case of inclement weather, see “Dropping off Materials” in the sidebar.


If you plan to stay in town before or after your visit, historic Boone Tavern Hotel is located conveniently across the street from the Crossroads Complex. Other accommodations can be found through Berea Tourism.