SOAR: Student Orientation, Advising & Registration
Directions and Travel
Bowling Green, Ohio is located near Interstate 75 and U.S. Route 6, on State Route 25. The University is on East Wooster Street between State Route 25 and Interstate 75. It is easily accessible from the Ohio Turnpike via exit 64/4A. The closest airport serviced by major airlines is located in Toledo, Ohio.
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If you arrive by plane, we suggest that you rent a car for transportation or arrange for shuttle service. Contact the BG Airport Shuttle for service or search online for other options in the Bowling Green Area. Amtrak trains are available in Toledo, to the north, and in Fostoria, to the south.
Orientation signs will direct you where to park.
From the north or south: Take 1-75 to Exit 181. Go West on Wooster Street.
From east or west: on 1-80/90 (Ohio Turnpike): Take Exit 64 onto I-75 South. Continue to Exit 181. Go West on Wooster Street.
SOAR check-in is located in Olscamp Hall, first floor. Signs will direct you around campus to appropriate parking lots and buildings. Parking will be available in Lot N or Lot 1.
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To ensure that you arrive at BGSU on time, we advise that you contact the Ohio Dept. of Transportation for updates on any construction that could delay your trip. Visit the ODOT Web site at http://www.odotonline.org/otis or call (419) 373-4471 or 1-888-2OH-ROAD.