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Alexandria Directions & Parking

GW Alexandria Graduate Education Center

Street Entrance: 413 John Carlyle Street
Garage Entrance: 1925 Ballenger Avenue, Suite 250, Alexandria, VA 22314
Alexandria, VA
703-299-0297

Directions by Car

From I-395 North/South:

  • East on Duke Street approximately 3 miles.
  • Turn right at the light on to John Carlyle Street and go to the end of the circle.
  • Continue on John Carlyle Street and turn right on to Ballenger Avenue.

From I-495:

  • Exit 2B to Telegraph Road North.
  • Turn right onto Duke Street (Route 236 East).
  • Turn right at the light on to John Carlyle Street and go to the end of the circle.
  • Continue on John Carlyle Street and turn right on to Ballenger Avenue.

From George Washington Parkway North/South:

  • West on Duke Street approximately 1/2 mile.
  • Turn left at the light on to John Carlyle Street and go to the end of the circle.
  • Continue on John Carlyle Street and turn right on to Ballenger Avenue.

Street Entrance

GW's street entrance faces the circle. Take the elevator up to the 2nd floor. To map our location enter this address into your search: 413 John Carlyle Street, Alexandria, VA 22314.

There is 2-hour metered parking until 5 pm around the circle and on adjacent streets, and a parking garage under the building. Street parking after 5 pm is free.

Parking Garage Entrance:

Continue on John Carlyle Street past the circle to Ballenger Avenue. Turn right on to Ballenger Avenue, then right at 1925 Ballenger Avenue into the garage. Follow the signs to Retail Elevator and take it up to the 2nd floor.

Parking Rates: $3 / hour; $10 / all day; $5 / evening; $125 / month.

Metro

The Center is located approximately 4 blocks from the King Street Metro Station, accessible by the Blue and Yellow lines.

Exit the metro to Diagonal Road and turn right. Walk to Duke Street and turn left (east) at the light. Turn right on to John Carlyle Street at the next light. Walk to the end of the circle. The Center entrance faces the circle. Take the elevator to the 2nd floor.