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Northwest Missouri State University

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Driving Directions

Kansas City

From Kansas City (2 hours; 1.5 hours from the airport)

Go north on Interstate 29 through St. Joseph. Proceed north to Exit 56A to Highway 71. Proceed north 35 miles on Highway 71 to Maryville. Take Business 71 into town; it becomes Main Street. Proceed on Main into the downtown area and turn left onto First Street. Follow First Street and take a right on Munn Street. Proceed on Munn and then take a right on College Avenue. Follow College Avenue and then take a left on University Drive. The Mabel Cook Recruitment and Visitors Center is located on the right.

Des Moines

From Des Moines (2.5 hours)

Go south on Interstate 35 for 65 miles to the Leon, Iowa Highway 2, exit #12. Turn right and proceed west on Highway 2 for 60 miles to Bedford, Iowa. Turn left on Iowa Highway 148 and proceed south for 20 miles to Maryville. Turn Right on Highway CC, and at the intersection of U.S. Highway 71 continue straight on Business 71. Turn right on Sixteenth Street and follow to Icon Road. Turn left onto Icon Road and follow to College Avenue. Turn left onto College Avenue and follow to University Drive. Turn left onto University Drive. The Mabel Cook Recruitment and Visitors Center is located on the right.

Omaha-Council Bluffs

From Omaha-Council Bluffs (2 hours)

Go south on Interstate 29 to Exit 110, Rock Port, Mo. Turn left onto U.S. Highway 136 (east). Follow U.S. 136 to Highway 71. Turn right onto Highway 71 and proceed south to Maryville, 18 miles. Turn right on Icon Road (look for Northwest Missouri State University directional sign) and proceed south approximately 2 miles to campus. Turn left onto College Avenue. Turn left onto University Drive where Mabel Cook Recruitment and Visitors Center is located on the right.

Lincoln

From Lincoln (2 hours)

Go east on Highway 2 through Sidney, Iowa, for 45 miles to Clarinda, Iowa. Turn right onto Highway 71 and proceed 30 miles to Maryville. Turn right on Icon Road (look for Northwest Missouri State University directional sign) and proceed south approximately 2 miles to campus. Turn left onto College Avenue. Turn left onto Fourth Street (University Drive) where Mabel Cook Recruitment and Visitors Center is located on the right.

St. Louis

From St. Louis (5.5 hours)

Go west on Interstate 70 to Kansas City. Exit right onto Interstate 435 North (Des Moines). Exit left onto Interstate 29 North through St. Joseph. Proceed north to Exit #56A to U.S. Highway 71. Proceed north 35 miles on U.S. 71 to Maryville. Take Business 71 into town; it becomes Main Street. Proceed on Main into the downtown area and turn left onto First Street. Follow First Street and take a right on Munn Street. Proceed on Munn and then take a right on College Avenue. Follow College Avenue and then take a left on University Drive. The Mabel Cook Recruitment and Visitors Center is located on the right.

Other Locations

From Other Locations

Columbia, MO Springfield, MO St. Joseph, MO
3.5 hours 4.25 hours 45 minutes

Yahoo Maps
Then enter Northwest Address:
800 University Drive
Maryville, MO 64468