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Driving Directions

Alma College is located in the city of Alma, population 10,000, in the center of Michigan’s lower peninsula. Fifty miles north of Lansing and two and one-half hours northwest of Detroit, Alma is found at the intersection of US 127 and Route 46. The 100-acre main campus is a block and a half west of downtown Alma, and within two hours of Michigan’s beaches and ski areas.

From the north, take US 127 to Alma, 17 miles south of Mount Pleasant. Take the first Alma exit, which is Business 127. At the fourth light on Business 127 (also called Wright Avenue), turn right on Superior Street; the College will be on your right.

From the south, take US 127 to Alma, 48 miles north of Lansing. Take the first Alma exit to Business 127, and follow this route (which becomes Superior Street) through the downtown business district. Continue on Superior Street past Wright Avenue; the College will be on your right.

From the west, take Route 46 from US 131, about 40 miles. Turn right on Business 127. At the fourth light on Business 127 (also called Wright Avenue) turn right on Superior Street; the College will be on your right.

From the east, take Route 46 from Saginaw, about 35 miles. Turn left on Business 127. At the fourth light on Business 127 (also called Wright Avenue) turn right on Superior Street; the College will be on your right.