Undergraduate Admissions

Directions to Creighton

Creighton University is located on the northwest corner of downtown Omaha, Nebraska, and is easily reached by car, bus, train, or plane. The Office of Undergraduate Admissions is in the Harper Center/Heider College of Business, 602 N. 20th Street.

Coming by car from the east or west of Omaha, you will probably approach the city via I-80 East or West. Proceed to the I-480 exchange.

From the East:

  1. Take I-80 West across the Missouri River
  2. Take exit 452 to I-480/Hwy 75 North toward Eppley Airfield/Downtown (get into far right lanes)
  3. Take exit 2A, Dodge/Harney Streets
  4. Turn right onto Douglas (one way east)
  5. Turn left onto 24th Street
  6. Turn right onto Burt Street (north of campus)
  7. Turn right onto 20th Street (about .1 mi)
  8. Turn right into Parking Lot (south side of the Harper Center/Heider College of Business)

From the West:

  1. Take I-80 East
  2. Take exit 452 to I-480/Hwy 75 North toward Eppley Airfield/Downtown (get into far right lanes)
  3. Take exit 2A, Dodge/Harney Streets
  4. Turn right onto Douglas (one way east)
  5. Turn left onto 24th Street
  6. Turn right onto Burt Street (north of campus)
  7. Turn right onto 20th Street (about .1 mi)
  8. Turn right into Parking Lot (south side of the Harper Center/Heider College of Business)

From north or south of Omaha, you will probably approach the city via I-29.

From the North:

  1. Follow I-29 South
  2. Take exit 53B to I-480 West/Highway 6 (taking you over the Missouri River and into Omaha)
  3. Take exit 4 onto Dodge Street (the cross streets will start at 10th Street and go up)
  4. Turn right onto 19th Street
  5. Turn left onto Burt Street
  6. Turn left onto 20th Street (for about .1 mi)
  7. Turn right into Parking Lot (south side of the Harper Center/Heider College of Business)

From the South:

  1. Follow I-29 North
  2. Merge with I-80 West (in Council Bluffs, Iowa)
  3. Follow signs for I-29 N (Sioux City, Exit 1A)
  4. Take exit 53B to I-480 West/Highway 6 (taking you over the Missouri River and into Omaha)
  5. Take exit 4 onto Dodge Street (the cross streets will start at 10th Street and go up)
  6. Turn right onto 19th Street
  7. Turn left onto Burt Street
  8. Turn left onto 20th Street (for about .1 mi)
  9. Turn right into Parking Lot (south side of the Harper Center/Heider College of Business)

From southern Nebraska:

  1. Follow Highway 75 North (North Omaha Freeway)
  2. Merge with I-480/Highway 75 North toward Eppley Airfield/Downtown (get into far right lanes)
  3. Take exit 2A, Dodge/Harney Streets
  4. Turn right onto Douglas (one way east)
  5. Turn left onto 24th Street
  6. Turn right onto Burt Street (north of campus)
  7. Turn right onto 20th Street (about .1 mi)
  8. Turn right into Parking Lot (south side of the Harper Center/Heider College of Business)

From the Airport, Eppley Airfield, by Rental Car
Eppley Airfield is served by 20 carriers and is about a 10-minute taxi ride to Creighton University.

  1. Exit the airport by turning left onto Abbott Drive (heading south approximately 3 miles)
  2. Abbott Drive will turn into Cuming Street (heading west)
  3. Turn left at 16th Street. (for about .1 mile)
  4. Turn right onto Burt Street
  5. Turn left onto 20th Street (for less than .1 mi)
  6. Turn right into Parking Lot (south side of the Harper Center/Heider College of Business)

Heider College of Business at the Harper Center
From Parking Lot (south of the Harper Center/Heider College of Business) to Admissions:

  1. Walk north of the parking lot into the front entrance of the Harper Center.
  2. Walk toward the center of the building, past the Heider College of Business trading center and classroom.
  3. The Admissions Office will be the first office on your right.
Application deadline extended

Complete your application by January 6, 2015, to have your best shot at merit scholarships.