Location

Frank Porter Graham Child Development Institute occupies two buildings at the intersection of NC 54 Bypass and South Greensboro Street in Carrboro and Chapel Hill, NC, as well as space in a building on East Franklin Street in Chapel Hill, NC.

  • The main administrative offices and some project and staff offices are located in the Bypass Building, next to Frank Porter Graham Elementary School, immediately south of NC 54 Bypass. Visitor parking is available on site in designated areas. Please do not park in the school lot or bus lanes.
  • Some project and staff offices are located in the Sheryl-Mar North building on South Greensboro Street, immediately north of the NC 54 Bypass and Merritt Mill Road intersection. Visitor parking is available on site in designated spaces.
  • Some project and staff offices as well as neurodevelopmental and behavioral lab space are located in the Top of the Hill building on East Franklin Street. There is no designated visitor parking at this location. Guests should avail themselves of ample public parking in the vicinity.

If you are traveling to the Bypass Building or Sheryl-Mar North via bus, the J Route is likely the easiest option. Pull the rope as you cross under the highway overpass after Merritt Mill Road. You will see Carrboro Public Works on your right and the Bypass Building will be across the street (on your left). When you leave FPG you will get on the bus on the side of the road closest to the Bypass Building. You can take either the J or D Route to return to campus.