Directions to Ripon College

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Driving Directions

Between July 9 and August 31, 2018, drivers headed east on Highway 23 will be detoured north in Rosendale along Highway 26 to I-41, then south on I-41 to Highway 23. Drivers headed west will be detoured along the same route in the opposite direction.

From Chicago and points east or south:

  • Follow I94N to Milwaukee. Follow 894 (bypass) around Milwaukee to Route 41/45.
  • Follow 41N to Fond du Lac.
  • Exit Route 23W (Johnson Street) to Ripon (please see note about detour at the top of the page).
  • In Ripon, 23 is Fond du Lac Street; take this to the intersection with Blackburn Street. Keep going straight ahead to stop sign (at Watson Street) and then straight ahead on Seward Street.

From Green Bay and points north:

  • Follow Highway 41 south to Oshkosh.
  • Exit Route 44 west to Ripon.
  • In Ripon, turn left at the first four-way stop onto Eureka Street.
  • Proceed through the traffic light where Eureka turns into Blackburn Street.
  • At the next traffic light (Amoco Station on left), turn right onto East Fond du Lac Street.
  • At the next stop sign (Watson Street), go straight ahead on Seward Street.

From Madison and points south or west:

  • Follow 151E toward Fond du Lac. Exit Highway 26N.
  • In Waupun, turn onto Highway 49N through Brandon to Ripon.
  • In Ripon, turn left at the first stop light onto Fond du Lac Street.
  • Proceed through the next traffic light to the four-way stop sign (Watson Street).
  • Go straight ahead on Seward Street.

From the Twin Cities and points west:

  • Follow I-94E. In Mauston, exit Route 82E, which turns into Route 23E at the junction with Route 51.
  • Follow Route 23E to Ripon (please see note about detour at the top of the page).
  • In Ripon, turn right at the second set of traffic lights (Family Video and Pizza Hut are on opposite corners) onto Union Street. Proceed south on Union and continue south through the four-way stop.
  • You will reach the lower end of campus. To get to upper campus, turn left on Thorne Street, go up the hill and turn left on Woodside Avenue.

Traveling By Plane

Fly to the Outagamie County Airport in Appleton (40 miles away). Connecting flights can be made in Milwaukee, Chicago, Atlanta, Cincinnati or the Twin Cities.

Traveling By Bus

Oshkosh is served by Greyhound. To learn more about bus times, visit the Greyhound website »

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300 W. Seward St. Ripon, WI 54971
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