Namesake: John Emory
Purpose: Public road
A number of Oxford College buildings sit on Emory Street, a public road. The name honors John Emory, the Methodist bishop for whom Emory University and Emory College are named.
The Oxford College neighborhood also includes an Oxford Road.
In Atlanta, there is an Emory Road near the Druid Hills campus. A number of university buildings sit on Oxford Road, which runs between campus and Emory Village close to the Haygood-Hopkins Memorial Gateway.