Directions, Parking and Mailing Information

Directions

The new Alpert Medical School building is located at 222 Richmond Street, in Providence's Knowledge District, a short walk from the 143-acre campus of Brown University.

By Automobile
From points north or south

Take I-95 North or South to Exit 22A, Memorial Blvd, in Providence. Memorial Blvd becomes Dyer Street. Continue down Dyer Street for approximately 3/10 of a mile. Then turn right onto Ship Street. Take your first left onto Richmond Street. Our building will be located on immediately on your left.

From points east

Take I-195 W to the Point Street Exit. (Exit #1A) Take a sharp right onto Point Street. After approximately, 2/10 of a mile, turn left onto Richmond Street. The medical school building is located at 222 Richmond Street, approximately 2/10 of a mile down on your right.

By Plane

T.F. Green Airport is located in Warwick, about 10 miles south of Providence.

InterLink, a train station accessible by skywalk from the airport terminal, is served by Amtrak and Massachusetts Bay Transit Authority (MBTA).

By Bus

Providence is served by Peter Pan and Greyhound bus lines, which stop in downtown Kennedy Plaza. From there, it's a short walk or taxi ride (less than a mile) to the School.

Taxi cab phone numbers

East Side Taxi 401-521-4200      Economy Taxi 401-944-6700
Gemini Taxi 401-855-2170
Rhode Island Taxi 401-272-1222
Walsh Cab 401-943-3636

Parking

  • The building adjoins a five-story parking structure that is available for students, faculty, and staff with the purchase of a monthly pass. Students and staff will follow the procedures that apply to all parking facilities at Brown University.  More information can  be found at the Transportation Office.

  • Individuals can purchase parking Monday through Friday in the adjacent parking garage for $9 a day (hourly also available). Enter from Eddy Street or Elm Street. Garage closes at 7 pm on weekdays and all day on the weekends.

  • Metered street parking is available.

  • During normal business hours the Brown shuttle is always an option for staff and faculty with a Brown ID.

  • Special parking arrangements for weekends and after 5 pm on weekdays can be made through BioMed Facilities; the requesting party is financially responsible for associated costs. Various parking options are available, depending upon volume and the timing of the event. Email Associate Director of BioMed Facilities Adam McGovern. Make arrangements as soon as possible; last-minute requests cannot be accommodated.

  • Parking for hospital-based faculty who teach or have a significant administrative role at the medical school is available in Lot 30, located on the corner of Richmond and Elm. A hang tag is required. Approved faculty received an email with instructions.

Mailing Information

Mailing Address
The Warren Alpert Medical School
Brown University
Box G-M1
Providence, RI 02912

Shipping Address for Express Deliveries (UPS, FedEx, DHL)
The Warren Alpert Medical School
Brown University
Box G-M1
70 Ship Street
Providence, RI 02903

Building Address
222 Richmond Street
Providence, RI 02903