Driving Directions to the Orange County Campus and Satellite Centers

Orange County Skills Development Center (OCSDC/NCWorks)
503 West Franklin Street
Chapel Hill, NC 27516
919-536-7240, ext. 4417

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Orange County Campus
525 College Park Road
Hillsborough, NC 27278
919-536-7238

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Orange County Campus – from Chapel Hill (Franklin Street)

(Printable Directions)

  • Take Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. 9.2 miles towards Hillsborough (MLK Blvd. becomes NC Hwy 86)
  • Turn left onto Waterstone Drive
  • Drive 0.6 miles and turn right into Orange County Campus parking lot at 525 College Park Road
  • OR
  • Take Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. to I-40 West
  • Take exit 261 – Hillsborough/Old NC Highway 86
  • Turn right onto Old NC Highway 86
  • Travel 0.1 mile and turn right onto Waterstone Drive
  • Travel 0.6 miles and turn left into Orange County Campus parking lot at 525 College Park Road

Orange County Campus – from Hillsborough (Churton Street)

  • Take Churton Street/Old NC Highway 86 2.5 miles towards Chapel Hill
  • Turn left onto Waterstone Drive
  • Drive 0.2 miles and turn left into Orange County Campus parking lot at 525 College Park Road

Orange County Campus – from Durham or Greensboro

  • Take Interstate 85 to Interstate 40 East
  • From Greensboro, take exit 261 towards Hillsborough and turn left onto Old NC Highway 86. From Durham, take exit 164 towards Chapel Hill/Hillsborough and turn left onto old Highway 86
  • Turn right onto Waterstone Drive
  • Take the first left onto College Park Road then turn right into the parking lot

Orange County Campus – from Raleigh

  • From I-40 West take Exit 261 - Hillsborough/NC Highway 86
  • Turn right onto Old NC Highway 86
  • Travel 0.1 mile and turn right onto Waterstone Drive
  • Travel 0.6 miles and turn left onto College Park Road and right into the parking lot

Orange County Campus – from Durham Tech's Main Campus (Lawson Street)

  • Take the Durham Freeway (Highway 147 North) which merges into 85
  • Take exit 164 off Interstate 85 towards Chapel Hill/Hillsborough
  • Turn left onto Old NC Highway 86
  • Drive 1.5 miles and turn left onto Waterstone Drive
  • Travel 0.2 miles and turn onto College Park Road and right into the parking lot

Orange County Skills Development Center

  • Take I-40 West towards Airport/Durham
  • Merge onto NC-54 W via Exit 273B towards Chapel Hill
  • Continue straight on Raleigh Rd/NC-54. It will turn into South Road in approx. 1 mile
  • Turn right onto South Columbia Street
  • Turn left onto West Franklin Street

Bus Schedules

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Go Triangle: Route maps and schedule information

Orange Public Transportation (OPT)

Orange Public Transportation currently operates two midday/off peak fixed-route services Monday - Friday, excluding County holidays.

  • The Hillsborough Circulator service connects major origins and destinations throughout Hillsborough with hourly service provided Monday - Friday, 8:00am - 5:00pm. The Hillsborough Circulator service is free to all passengers.
  • The Orange-Chapel Hill Midday Connector service connects major origins and destinations in Hillsborough, Chapel Hill, and Cedar Grove (northern Orange County) with hourly service provided in both the northbound (Chapel Hill-Hillsborough-Cedar Grove) and southbound (Cedar Grove-Hillsborough-Chapel Hill) directions Monday - Friday, 9:45am - 3:50pm. The current fare for the Orange-Chapel Hill Midday Connector is $2 for the general public, $1 for passengers between the ages of 6-17, and fare free to passengers aged 5 or younger and 60 years of age or older, passengers with disabilities, and passengers with a Medicaid or Medicare card.