Directions to Alvernia College
400 Saint Bernardine St., Reading PA 19607
 

We had listed Mapquest as a place to acquire directions to reach the Alvernia College in Reading, but some of their Reading directions are currently outdated so we have added the following directions from three different areas with a map:
 

From

Take I-81 to Route 61 South to Route 222 South / 422 West. Follow 222 South toward Reading/Lancaster. Stay on 222 South toward Reading/Lancaster until you get to the 222 South (Lancaster Avenue) left-lane exit. At traffic light, turn right, then immediately get in left lane. Travel 50 feet to next light, turn left onto Route 10 South (Queen City Restaurant is on corner). Travel one-half mile to Upland Avenue (at Lincoln Plumbing and Heating). Turn right and follow Upland through three stop signs and over a small railroad bridge. Turn left onto Saint Bernardine Street at the sign for Alvernia College. Go one block and turn right. Go three blocks and turn left at the Alvernia College sign.

From

Use Pennsylvania Turnpike Exit 298, Morgantown/Reading. Take I-176 North toward Reading. Take the left exit, 11A, and merge onto 422 West toward Reading. Take the 222 South (Lancaster Avenue) left-lane exit. At the traffic light, turn left, and make an immediate left at the next light onto Route 10 South (Queen City Restaurant is on the corner). Travel one-half mile to Upland Avenue (at Lincoln Plumbing and Heating). Turn right and follow Upland through three stop signs and over a small railroad bridge. Turn left onto Saint Bernardine Street at the sign for Alvernia College. Go one block and turn right. Go three blocks and turn left at the Alvernia College sign.

From

Take I-83 to York, then Route 30 East to Lancaster. Follow Route 222 North (Lancaster Avenue) through Shillington to Kenhorst Boulevard. Turn right (CVS, Citgo Station, and Used Car Dealer at intersection) onto Kenhorst Boulevard and follow it to a 'T' at the top of the hill. Turn left onto New Holland Road and watch for Alvernia sign at the corner of New Holland and Upland Avenue. Turn right. Go three blocks to Jackson Street. Turn right again, go one block, turn right once more. Alvernia is on your left.

From

Take Route 22 / I-78 West to Route 100 South (Trexlertown exit). Just before the second traffic light, bear right onto Old Schantz Road until it intersects Route 222. Follow 222 South toward Reading. Continue on 222 South (DO NOT USE 222 BUS.) until you get to the 222 South (Lancaster Avenue) left-lane exit. At traffic light, turn right, then immediately get in left lane. Travel 50 feet to next light, turn left onto Route 10 South (Queen City Restaurant is on corner). Travel one-half mile to Upland Avenue (at Lincoln Plumbing and Heating). Turn right and follow Upland through three stop signs and over a small railroad bridge. Turn left onto Saint Bernardine Street at the sign for Alvernia College. Go one block and turn right. Go three blocks and turn left at the Alvernia College sign.


Bill Gaffey, cell the day of the Shootout,  717-991-2071