Directions to Prairie View A&M University

Address:
FM 1098 Rd & University Dr,
Prairie View, TX 77446

From Austin:

  • Take Hwy. 290 east toward Houston.
  • Exit Prairie View / FM 1098 and turn left at the light onto University Drive.
  • University Drive will run to the campus.

Parking Information:

All vehicles parked on the campus must display a valid PVAMU parking permit. Once you enter the campus, please stop at the Information Center. All visitors should obtain a visitor pass which is only valid for one day. If you plan to visit us more for than one day, please obtain a new visitor’s pass each day. The Information Center is located on the Right side after the Prairie View A&M University entrance.

Parking Management Website

From Baton Rouge:

  • Take I-10 west to Houston.
  • Take I-610 North to Hwy. 290 west toward Austin.
  • Exit Prairie View/FM 1098 and then turn right at the light onto university drive.
  • University Drive will run to the campus.

From Fort Worth:

  • Take I-35 south to Waco, then turn left (east) onto Hwy 6 to Hempstead.
  • Exit Hwy. 290 east/Hwy 6 toward Houston.
  • Go approximately 5 miles on Hwy. 290, and then exit Prairie View / FM 1098.
  • Turn left at the light onto University Drive.
  • University Drive will run to the campus.

From Dallas:

  • Take I-45 south toward Houston.
  • Exit Hwy 75 south in Madisonville and then take Hwy 90 west to Navasota.
  • In Navasota take Hwy 6 east (left turn) onto Hwy 6 to Hempstead.
  • Exit Hwy. 290 east/Hwy 6 toward Houston.
  • Go approximately five miles on Hwy. 290, and then exit Prairie View / FM 1098.
  • Turn left at the light onto University Drive.
  • University Drive will run to the campus.

From Houston (Bush Intercontinental Airport):

  • Take John F Kennedy Boulevard south (going toward I-45) to Beltway 8 west ramp.
  • Stay on Beltway 8 west, it becomes the Sam Houston Toll-way (you will have to pay toll road fare).
  • From the Sam Houston Toll-way, exit Highway 290 west toward Austin.
  • Go approximately 30 miles on Hwy. 290, and then exit Prairie View/FM 1098.
  • Turn right at the light onto university drive.
  • University Drive will run to the campus.

From Houston (Hobby Airport):

  • Take Broadway to I-45 north to I-10 west to I-610 north to Hwy. 290 north.
  • Take the Prairie View / FM 1098 exit and turn right at the light onto University Drive.
  • University Drive will run to the campus.

From San Antonio:

  • Take I-10 east toward Houston.
  • In Sealy take Hwy. 36 east (left) to Bellville and then take Hwy 159 north to Hempstead.
  • In Hempstead make a right at Austin Street (should be the first stop sign).
  • Make a left on Business 290 (first traffic light), and then take Hwy. 290 east toward Houston (right turn after passing Lawrence Marshall Dealerships).
  • Go approximately five miles and exit Prairie View / FM 1098 then turn left at the light onto University Drive.
  • University Drive will run to the campus.

From Shreveport:

  • Take I-20 west and then exit Hwy. 79 south.
  • Take Hwy. 79 south ¬†toward Carthage, Texas and then take Hwy. 59 south toward Houston.
  • In Cleveland take Hwy. 105 west to Conroe, and then take I-45 south to FM 1488.
  • Continue on FM 1488 thru Magnolia to FM 1098.
  • Stay straight onto FM 1098 (FM 1488 will turn right, Do Not Turn).
  • Make a left at the traffic light onto University Drive
  • University Drive will run to the campus.

From Victoria:

  • Take Hwy. 59 north toward Houston.
  • Exit Hwy. 71 north in El¬† Campo (turn left onto Hwy. 71).
  • Take Hwy. 71 north to I-10 east in Columbus to Sealy.
  • In Sealy take Hwy. 36 east (turn left onto Hwy. 36) to Bellville and then take Hwy 159 north to Hempstead.
  • In Hempstead make a right at Austin Street (should be the first stop sign).
  • Make a left on Business 290 (first traffic light), and then take Hwy. 290 east toward Houston (right turn after passing the Lawrence Marshall Dealerships).
  • Go approximately five miles and exit Prairie View / FM 1098 then turn left at the light onto University Drive.
  • University Drive will run to the campus.

 

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