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Directions

To the Main Campus in Newton MA

One Wells Avenue
Newton, MA 02459

Google Maps Directions

By Subway-
Take the Green Line (Riverside/D Train) to the Newton Highlands station. One Wells Avenue is a three-mile walk or 10 minute taxi ride.

By Bus-
The 52 bus stops at the corner of Dedham and Nahanton Streets. One Wells Avenue is a .94 mile walk down Nahanton Street.

By Commuter Rail-
Take the Needham Line from South Station to the Needham Heights stop, which is a 1.6 miles walk or taxi ride from One Wells Avenue.

By Car-
From Route 95/128 Northbound
Take exit 19A to merge onto Highland Avenue toward Newton Highlands
Turn right onto 2nd Avenue - 0.4 mi
Turn right onto 4th Avenue - 0.4 mi
Turn left onto Kendrick Street - 0.1 mi
Continue onto Nahanton Street - 0.2 mi
Turn right onto Wells Avenue - 0.2 mi
William James College, One Wells Avenue, Newton, MA 02459 will be on the right

From Route 95/128 Southbound
Take exit 19B to merge onto Highland Avenue toward Needham - 0.4 mi
Turn left onto Hunting Rd - 0.6 mi
Take the 3rd left onto Kendrick Street - 0.6 mi
Continue onto Nahanton Street - 0.2 mi
Turn right onto Wells Avenue - 0.2 mi
William James College, One Wells Avenue, Newton, MA 02459 will be on the right

From VFW Pkwy, West Roxbury
Turn onto Baker Street toward Newton - 0.6 mi
Continue onto Dedham Street - 0.6 mi
Slight left onto Nahanton Street at fork - 0.9 mi
Turn left onto Wells Avenue - 0.2 mi
William James College, One Wells Avenue, Newton, MA 02459 will be on the right

From Newton Centre, Newton
Take Centre Street through Newton Centre- 0.1 mi
Slight left onto Cypress Street - 0.2 mi
Slight right onto Parker Street - 1.3 mi
Turn left onto Dedham Street - 0.8 mi
Turn right onto Nahanton Street before light - 0.9 mi
Turn left onto Wells Avenue - 0.2 mi
William James College, One Wells Avenue, Newton, MA 02459 will be on the right

To the Brenner Center and Family Psychological Services in West Roxbury MA
1208 VFW Parkway, Suite 300

West Roxbury, MA 02132
617-323-1735

Google Maps Directions

Directions from William James College
From One Wells Avenue, take a right onto Nahnton Street; turn a slight right onto Dedham Street; Dedham Street becomes Baker Street; travel approximately .6 miles and turn right onto the VFY Parkway; travel approximately .8 miles and make a u-turn at Chales Park Road onto the VFW Parkway going in the opposite direction; stay in the right lane and travel approximately .2 miles t ot the 1208 office suites on your right; as you enter the driveway you will first pass building 1208A on your left, then building 1208B on your left, and finally at the end you will find the third building (1208), with a large blue "MSPP" sign on the side facing you. Ample parking available

From Downtown Boston/Brookline/Cambridge
Take Jamaicaway to the rotary. Bear right (south) at Centre St. toward Dedham; after 1 mile take a right turn onto VFW Parkway; travel approx. 4 miles, pass LaGrange and Baker Streets, and West Roxbury High School on the right; pass Home Depot entrance; at next traffic light make a u-turn and reverse direction on VFW Parkway North; stay in the right lane and travel approx. .25 miles to the 1208 office suites on your right; as you enter the driveway you will first pass building 1208A on your left, then building 1208B on your left, and finally at the end you will find the third building (1208), with a large blue "MSPP" sign on the side facing you. Ample parking available.

Public Transportation via the MBTA
Take the Orange Line to the Forest Hill Station then take bus #36 (Rivermoor Industrial Park) M-F to William James College or Saturday to the VA Hospital in West Roxbury (on the VFW Parkway); or take the #52 bus from Watertown Square and get off at the VA Hospital. Walk straight down VFW Parkway North; travel approx. .25 miles to the 1208 office suites on your right; as you enter the driveway you will first pass building 1208A on your left, then building 1208B on your left, and finally at the end you will find the third building (1208), with a large blue "MSPP" sign on the side facing you. Ample parking available.

Northbound on Route 128/95
Take Exit 15A, travel 3.2 miles through ten traffic lights; after the tenth light travel approx. .25 miles to the 1208 office suites on your right; as you enter the driveway you will first pass building 1208A on your left, then building 1208B on your left, and finally at the end you will find the third building (1208), with a large blue "MSPP" sign on the side facing you. Ample parking available.

Southbound on Route 128/95
Take Exit 18 and turn right at the end of exit ramp onto Great Plain Ave which turns into Needham St. Follow the directions sign for West Roxbury/Dedham. Go 1 mile until road forks, bear left, take first right at small rotary and follow until road ends at Bridge St. Take left. At first light take left onto VFW Parkway North, stay in right lane and travel approx. .6 miles to the 1208 office suites on your right; as you enter the driveway you will first pass building 1208A on your left, then building 1208B on your left, and finally at the end you will find the third building (1208), with a large blue "MSPP" sign on the side facing you. Ample parking available.

To the Freedman Center for Child and Family Development in Newton MA

One Wells Avenue
Newton, MA 02459
617-244-INFO

Google Maps Directions

The Freedman Center is located on the ground floor of William James College’s Campus at One Wells Avenue, Newton, MA.

There is a handicapped ramp at the main entrance. If you will need further assistance, please call us ahead of time at 617-244-4636, and a Freedman Center staff person will be happy to help you.

From Route 95/128 Northbound
Take exit 19A to merge onto Highland Avenue toward Newton Highlands
Turn right onto 2nd Avenue - 0.4 mi
Turn right onto 4th Avenue - 0.4 mi
Turn left onto Kendrick Street - 0.1 mi
Continue onto Nahanton Street - 0.2 mi
Turn right onto Wells Avenue - 0.2 mi
William James College, One Wells Avenue, Newton, MA 02459 will be on the right

From Route 95/128 Southbound
Take exit 19B to merge onto Highland Avenue toward Needham - 0.4 mi
Turn left onto Hunting Rd - 0.6 mi
Take the 3rd left onto Kendrick Street - 0.6 mi
Continue onto Nahanton Street - 0.2 mi
Turn right onto Wells Avenue - 0.2 mi
William James College, One Wells Avenue, Newton, MA 02459 will be on the right

From VFW Pkwy, West Roxbury
Turn onto Baker Street toward Newton - 0.6 mi
Continue onto Dedham Street - 0.6 mi
Slight left onto Nahanton Street at fork - 0.9 mi
Turn left onto Wells Avenue - 0.2 mi
William James College, One Wells Avenue, Newton, MA 02459 will be on the right

From Newton Centre, Newton
Take Centre Street through Newton Centre- 0.1 mi
Slight left onto Cypress Street - 0.2 mi
Slight right onto Parker Street - 1.3 mi
Turn left onto Dedham Street - 0.8 mi
Turn right onto Nahanton Street before light - 0.9 mi
Turn left onto Wells Avenue - 0.2 mi
William James College, One Wells Avenue, Newton, MA 02459 will be on the right

Events at William James College

William James College Events