Planning Your Visit

Directions, Transportation & Parking

We want your visit to Southwestern to be as smooth as possible. To assist in your travel planning, we have compiled some resources for you.

Directions - Getting to Campus

Southwestern University is located in historic Georgetown, a 30-minute drive north of Austin. We encourage you to check the road conditions prior to beginning your journey to campus. 

From IH-35 

Exit 261 (Georgetown). Follow Texas Highway 29 east into Georgetown, approximately 1.5 miles. Turn left at the Maple Street stoplight, the first street after the train tracks.

From SH-130 (Tollway) 

Exit 415 (Georgetown). Follow Texas Highway 29 west into Georgetown, approximately 2.4 miles. Turn right at the Maple Street stoplight, the last street before the train tracks.

Campus Map

When you arrive, the campus map  will help you navigate your way. An accessibility map  illustrates routes to campus buildings.  


There are many resources for you, but we wanted to share some specific information in case you need it. 

Airport Shuttle Services in Georgetown: This listing is provided as a service and does not constitute an endorsement.

  • Super Shuttle: 512.258.3826

We do anticipate a high volume of people during Homecoming. Parking on campus can be difficult, but we encourage you to arrive early. The campus map  outlines parking areas. Handicapped parking areas are designated in each lot on campus. 

Courtesy Golf Cart Shuttles will be available most of the day Friday and Saturday if you’re trying to get around campus.