The Delaware Debates is held at Mitchell Hall on the main campus of the University of Delaware in Newark, Delaware. Mitchell Hall is handicap-accessible. Ample parking is available across South College Avenue from Mitchell Hall in two University pay-to-park garages.
Directions to Mitchell Hall
From The North: Take I-95 South to Exit 1B (Newark – University of Delaware), which is Route 896 North. Follow Route 896 north into Newark, where it becomes S. College Avenue. Follow S. College northbound.
From The South: Take Route 13 North to the Route 1 Bypass. Follow Route 1 North and exit at Route 896. Follow for a few miles, go over the railroad tracks and make a right at the traffic light, following signs for Route 896 North. Follow for several miles, crossing the Chesapeake and Delaware Canal, then Route 40 and I-95. Follow Route 896 north into Newark, where it becomes S. College Avenue northbound.
From The West: Take the Pennsylvania Turnpike East to Route 283 South. Continue on Route 283 South, which becomes Route 30 East outside of Lancaster, to Route 896 South. As you reach campus and cross the railroad tracks, immediately turn left onto Delaware Avenue and right (at the second traffic light) onto South College Avenue. Continue north on South College Avenue.