Oxford, Ohio, is approximately one hour by car from either the Greater Cincinnati International Airport or the Dayton International Airport. It is also easily accessible from I-70, I-75, and I-71. A southwest Ohio regional map can be found here.

The closest hotel within walking distance to campus is the Holiday Inn Express. Please consult Miami University’s Accommodations page for a comprehensive list of places to stay in the Oxford area.

Two-hour metered parking is available on nearby streets. The Oxford Municipal Parking Garage, at Main and Walnut, is near campus and offers reasonable day rates.

For a longer visit, it is suggested that you obtain a visitor’s parking permit, which allows the visitor to park in any University parking area. Visit Miami’s Parking Office in the Campus Avenue Building at 301 South Campus Avenue – Room 15. The hours are Monday through Thursday 8am – 6pm and Friday 8am-5pm. Summer hours are 7:30am-4:30 pm Monday-Friday. Registration requires a valid driver’s license and license plate number of the vehicle to be registered. Visitors who receive a University parking citation may contact the Parking Office for assistance. The Campus Avenue Parking Garage offers parking at $1 an hour. No permit is needed. For more information, and to view a number of campus and area maps, consult Visitors Information at Miami University.

Campus maps available online at: Miami University Campus Maps. Special Collections is located on the third floor of King Library on the west side of campus. Take the public elevator in the lobby to the third floor; facilities are immediately to the right.

Campus maps available online at: Miami University Campus Maps. The Archives is located in the old Withrow Court locker area, directly across from McKie Baseball Field. There is a single, outside, public entrance on the north side of the facility. The Archives is not directly accessible from the Withrow Court building.

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News and Events

The Miami University Archives webpage is now a part of the Special Collections & Archives site!

All our digital archival records are now available through our ArchivesSpace instance.

A reception for our fall exhibit The Creative Codex will be held Thursday October 22, 4-6 PM, in King 320. Local artist Diane Stemper, whose works are featured in the exhibit, will speak at the reception.