Don’t miss the opportunity to discover DePauw in person. The moment you set foot on campus, there is ample opportunity to connect with faculty, mingle with students and join an array of campus activities.
If DePauw is part of your college search, schedule a visit with Admissions or register for one of our admissions events.
Venture to our Campus
Chicago to Greencastle: 3.5 hours
Indianapolis to Greencastle: 45 minutes
FROM THE EAST
Fly to the Indianapolis International Airport: Take I-70 West from Indianapolis to US-231 at Exit 41. Go north on US-231 for approximately 8 miles. Turn left onto Anderson Street at the main entrance to the University.
FROM THE WEST
Take I-70 East from Terre Haute, Ind. to US-231 at Exit 41. Go north on US-231 for approximately 8 miles. Turn left onto Anderson Street at the main entrance to the University.
FROM THE NORTH
From I-65 or I-74, take the exit for US-231. Go south on US-231 until you reach Greencastle. Once in town, turn left at the Courthouse Square onto Washington Street. Continue on Washington Street until you reach the traffic light for US-231, and turn right. Go approximately three blocks and turn right onto Anderson Street at the main entrance to the University.
FROM THE SOUTH
Take US-231 north from Spencer, Indiana, passing through Cloverdale. Once in Greencastle, turn left onto Anderson Street at the main entrance to the University.
Get comfortable during your visit with a reservation at a nearby hotel. With the exception of the Inn at DePauw, the following list is a resource and not a University endorsement of the properties.
- 9 East on Poplar
- Namaste Lofts
- Harvest Moon Bed and Breakfast
- The Monon Belle
- College Inn
- Doc's Inn
- Greencastle Inn
- Stay Greencastle Condos
- Courthouse Square Loft
- Major Dunbar House
- Old Gold Home
Cloverdale (10 miles south)
Crawfordsville (30 miles north)
Plainfield (35 miles east)
- Cambria Hotel & Suites
- Comfort Inn
- Days Inn
- Hampton Inn
- Holiday Inn Express
- Homewood Suites/Hilton
- Baymont Inn and Suites
- Super 8
- Staybridge Suites
Terre Haute (45 miles west)
- Country Inn and Suites–Indianapolis Airport South
- Canyon Inn–Spencer
- Hampton Inn and Suites–Indianapolis Airport
- Turkey Run State Park Inn–Marshall
The community of Greencastle has many great restaurants and local stores to eat, shop and explore. Below is a quick listing of restaurants and shops within walking distance.
ON CAMPUS / NEARBY
DePauw’s primary food service provider
Location: Five campus options, including Hoover Hall (main dining hall)
BREADWORKS BY BRIDGES
Grab a fresh baked good and some excellent coffee.
Location: 2 E. Walnut Street.
A DePauw tradition that includes the “GCB” (garlic cheeseburger)
Location: 202 S. College Ave.
Locally owned deli
Location: 302 E. Washington St.
WASSER BREWING COMPANY
Delicious entrees and live music
Location: 102 E. Franklin St.
Fine dining on the square, known for homemade desserts
Location: 17 W. Franklin St.
BRIDGES CRAFT PIZZA & WINE BAR
Known for specialty pizza and rooftop dining
Location: 19 N Indiana St.
Location: 11 W. Franklin St.
Ice cream and more ice cream
Location: 13 S. Indiana St.
STARBUCKS AND ELI’S BOOK STORE
Coffee and shop for Tiger fan gear including apparel, gifts and supplies for the whole family
Location: 6 E. Washington St.
TAP HOUSE BURGERS
Known for burgers, hot dogs and shakes
Location: 24 S. Indiana St.