Campus Maps and Local Community

Located in Mishawaka, Ind., Bethel College is an urban-situated campus close to a wide range of recreational opportunities.

  • The sandy beaches of Lake Michigan are less than an hour away, and the city of Chicago is just 90 miles from campus. 
  • Located near five colleges (including the University of Notre Dame and Indiana University South Bend) and down the street from the second-largest shopping district in the state.
  • Close to nearly 50 parks, including Mishawaka’s three-mile Riverwalk development, which was built on a reclaimed former factory site. The park connects to a 16-mile bike path along the St. Joseph River.

Directions

From the north

Route 1 from the north: US 31

  • Exit at the Cleveland Road exit #72.
  • At the exit ramp, turn left on Cleveland Road and travel east 5.6 miles.
  • Turn right on Bus 31/933 (traffic light) and continue south 2 miles.
  • Turn left on Angela Boulevard (traffic light) and continue east approximately 3 miles (Angela becomes Edison Road).
  • Turn right on Hickory Road (traffic light) and continue south 1 mile.
  • The main entrance will be on your left.

Alternative  route from the north: US 31

  • Exit US 31 at the Indiana 80/90 toll road.
  • Follow 80/90 east 5 miles.
  • Exit at the South Bend/ Notre Dame exit #77.
  • At the light, turn right on Bus 31/933 and continue south 1.1 miles.
  • Turn left on Angela Boulevard (traffic light) and continue east approximately 3 miles (Angela becomes Edison Road).
  • Turn right on Hickory Road (traffic light) and continue south 1 mile.

From the north: Grand Rapids, Kalamazoo, Lansing, Mich.

  • Follow the Indiana Toll Road 80/90 West.
  • Exit at the Mishawaka exit #83.
  • At the stop sign, turn right on Capital Avenue and continue .3 miles following signs to SR 23.
  • Turn left on SR 23 (traffic light) and proceed west 1.6 miles.
  • Turn left on Main Street (traffic light) and continue south 3.2 miles.
  • Turn right on McKinley Avenue (traffic light) and proceed west .8 miles.
  • Turn left on Logan Street (traffic light).
  • The main entrance will be on your left.

From the south

From the south: SR 19

  • Take the US 20 bypass west toward South Bend.
  • Exit at the Mishawaka/Bremen-331S exit.
  • At the end of the exit ramp turn right and travel north 4 miles on Union Street (which becomes Church Street and then becomes Main Street).
  • Turn left on McKinley Avenue (traffic light) and continue west .8 miles.
  • Turn left on Logan Street (traffic light).
  • The main entrance will be on your left.

From the south: US 31

  • Take the US 20 bypass east toward Elkhart and continue 4 miles.
  • Exit at the Mishawaka/Bremen-331S exit.
  • At the exit ramp light, turn left and travel north 4 miles on Union Street (which becomes Church Street and then becomes Main Street).
  • Turn left on McKinley Avenue (traffic light) and continue west .8 miles.
  • Turn left on Logan Street (traffic light).
  • The main entrance will be on your left.

From the east

From the east: Indiana Toll Road 80/90

  • Exit at Mishawaka exit #83
  • At stop sign, turn right on Capital Avenue and continue .3 miles following signs to SR 23.
  • Turn left on SR 23 (traffic light) and proceed west 1.6 miles.
  • Turn left on Main Street (traffic light) and continue south 3.2 miles.
  • Turn right on McKinley Avenue (traffic light) and proceed west .8 miles.
  • Turn left on Logan Street (traffic light).
  • The main entrance will be on your left.

From the west

From the west: Indiana Toll Road 80/90

  • Exit at the South Bend/ Notre Dame exit #77.
  • At the light, turn right on Bus 31/933 and continue south 1.1 miles.
  • Turn left on Angela Boulevard (traffic light) and continue east approximately 3 miles (Angela becomes Edison Road). 
  • Turn right on Hickory Road (traffic light) and continue south 1 mile.
  • The main entrance will be on your left.

Bethel is located in Mishawaka, which is the next-door-neighbor to South Bend. In both communities, you'll find plenty to do!  For an up-to-date list of activities, restaurants and hotels, please visit the St. Joseph County Visitors Bureau website.

Note: if you're visiting in the fall, we recommend you make your hotel reservations early, due to Notre Dame football season.

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