The FEC is located on the Spring Grove Hospital Center campus. We ask that you use the campus map provided to find us once you have reached the grounds. When you arrive please report to the front desk in the NRP lobby, located on the ground floor of the Tawes building.
From the Northern Baltimore Area: Follow the Baltimore Beltway, I-695, South and West to Exit 13, Frederick Road. At the end of the exit ramp, turn right onto Frederick Road and take an immediate left onto to Wade Avenue (The McNabb Funeral Home is located on the corner). Follow Wade Avenue for approximately 0.25 miles, at which point it leads directly into the campus of Spring Grove Hospital Center.
From the Southern Baltimore Area: Follow the Baltimore Beltway, I-695, north and west to Exit 12C, Wilkens Avenue, west. At the bottom of the exit ramp, turn right onto Wilkens Avenue, proceed through the traffic signal, and follow Wilkens Avenue for approximately 0.5 miles to Valley Road. Turn right onto Valley Road, and in approximately 500 feet turn right again into the entrance of Spring Grove Hospital Center. Follow the entrance road up the hill and onto the grounds of Spring Grove Hospital Center. Bear left at the fork in the road.
From Metropolitan Washington, DC: Take I-95 North towards Baltimore. Just south of the city take the Catonsville exit, marked I-195 and Route 166. Once on the exit ramp, bear left onto Route 166. Follow Route 166 for approximately 3 miles until it ends at Rolling Road. Turn right onto Rolling Road and, at the first traffic signal, turn right again onto Wilkens Avenue. Follow Wilkens Avenue for approximately 1.5 miles to Valley Road. Turn left onto Valley Road and continue for approximately 500 feet to the entrance to Spring Grove Hospital Center, located on the right. Follow the entrance road up the hill and onto the grounds of Spring Grove.
The First Episode Clinic is part of the University of Maryland, Baltimore. In the case of inclement weather, our clinic follows the decision made by the University in the event of delays or closings.
There are two accurate sources of information concerning inclement weather announcements: the Campus Emergency Information Phone Line (410-706-8622) and this Alerts Page
The news media may confuse UMB with other institutions and announce incorrect information regarding our status so it is best to utilize the sources above.
We are located in the basement of the Tawes building (#45). When you look at the attached map upright, you will notice that building #36 and building #45 join together to make the letter "y" The entrance to our department is located at the tail of the "y". If you need further directions once you are on campus, please call our front desk at (410) 402-6836.