Directions & Maps
Boston College Center for Human Rights and International Justice
Stokes Hall N410
140 Commonwealth Avenue
Chestnut Hill, MA 02467
Boston College is located in the Chestnut Hill section of Newton, Massachusetts. The campus is approximately six miles west of the city of Boston.
FROM POINTS NORTH AND SOUTH
Take Interstate 95 (Route 128) to Exit 24 (Route 30). Proceed east on Route 30, also known as Commonwealth Avenue, and follow for about five miles to Boston College.
FROM POINTS WEST
Take the Massachusetts Turnpike (Route 90) to Exit 17. At the first set of lights after the exit ramp, take a right onto Centre Street. Follow Centre Street to the fourth set of lights, and turn left onto Commonwealth Avenue. Follow Commonwealth Avenue 1-1/2 miles to Boston College.
FROM DOWNTOWN BOSTON
Take the Massachusetts Turnpike (Route 90) to Exit 17. Take a left over the bridge after passing the Sheraton Tara Hotel. Take the first right onto Centre Street. Follow above directions from Centre Street.
The Boston College branch of the MBTA's "Green Line" (B) ends at the Boston-Newton boundary on Commonwealth Avenue. Cross the street and walk by St. Ignatius Church and follow the perimeter road around to campus entrances.
Parking is available for evening events in marked spaces on campus or in the Commonwealth Avenue Parking Garage on floors 3 through 6, accessed via the Commonwealth Avenue entrance across from the "B" Line terminus. During the day parking is very limited. Some street parking may be available on Commonwealth Avenue. Inquire at the guard gate at the main entrance on Commonwealth Avenue. Please note: no street parking is available on Quincy Road or in the surrounding neighborhood.