Location

The Data Science Studio is located on the 6th floor of the Physics Tower located at 3910 15th
Ave NE. The main entrance is off of W Stevens Way NE although there are stairways to
access the building on both NE Pacific and 15th Ave NE. See Google Maps

Driving Directions

Below are directions for driving via I5 and parking in the UW Central Plaza Parking Garage.
See UW Campus Map and enter “PAT” into the search bar.

 

From the East (Bellevue, Kirkland, Redmond)

  1. Take I520 west, across the Lake Washington floating bridge, towards Seattle.
  2. On the Seattle side, take the second exit, “Montlake.” At the end of the exit, go right onto Montlake Avenue heading north. Start moving over to the left lane.
  3. Proceed across the Montlake Bridge, a bridge crossing the Lake Washington Ship Canal.
  4. Immediately after the bridge, you’ll come to a major intersection. The UW football stadium is ahead on the right, and the UW Medical Center on your left. Turn left, onto NE Pacific Street. The main campus will now be on your right, and the UW Medical Center still on your left.
  5. Drive west along a very long block. At the end, take a right onto 15th Avenue NE.
  6. Drive north along a very long block. Do not make the right turn into the campus at the light. Continue to the next light, just after passing under a footbridge that crosses 15th at the Henry Art Gallery, turn right into an underground parking garage. This is the “Central Plaza Parking Garage” (entrance is at 15th Ave. NE and NE 41st St). Pay the attendant, ask for a campus map, and park most convenient are levels C1, C3, or C5b. Use the stairs marked “To Meany STUDIO Theater.”
  7. If underground parking is full and the attendant turns you away, ASK which lot you should go to next. They are not always as helpful with this information as we would like, and if you don’t ask, they may not tell you.
  8. After exiting the garage, cross Grant Lane, a culdesac. Head to the intersection of Grant Lane and Stevens Way. Turn left onto Stevens Way and head south (away from the parking garage). The Physics Tower is on the west side (on the right) of the street about 100yds from the corner of Grant Lane and Stevens Way.
  9. Take the elevators to the 6th floor. The reception desk of the Data Science Studio is on the right after exiting the elevators.

 

From the South (Portland, Tacoma, Sea-Tac Airport, Downtown Seattle)

  1. Proceed north on I5. Pass through downtown Seattle. Avoid the “Express Lanes.” As you head across the Lake Washington Ship Canal bridge, move to the right hand lane, and exit on NE 45th Street the first exit north of the Ship Canal.
  2. Take a right (east) on NE 45th Street. Take a right (heading south) onto 15th Avenue NE.
  3. The main UW campus will be on your left. Proceed south. At a light, just before you come to a footbridge that passes over 15th at the Henry Art Gallery, turn left into an underground parking garage. This is the “Central Plaza Parking Garage”; (entrance at 15th Ave. NE and NE 41st St). Pay the attendant, ask for a campus map, and park most convenient are levels C1, C3, or C5b. Use the stairs marked “To Meany STUDIO Theater.”
  4. If underground parking is full and the attendant turns you away, ASK which lot you should go to next. They are not always as helpful with this information as we would like, and if you don’t ask, they may not tell you.
  5. After exiting the garage, cross Grant Lane, a culdesac. Head to the intersection of Grant Lane and Stevens Way. Turn left onto Stevens Way and head south (away from the parking garage). The Physics Tower is on the west side (on the right) of the street about 100yds from the corner of Grant Lane and Stevens Way.
  6. Take the elevators to the 6th floor. The reception desk of the Data Science Studio is on the right after exiting the elevators.

 

From the North (Vancouver BC, Everett, Bellingham)

  1. Proceed south on I-5
  2. Take the NE 45th Street exit, about two miles north of downtown Seattle. It is an exit for both NE 50th Street and NE 45th Street; take the NE 45th Street option.
  3. At NE 45th Street, turn left (east). Take a right (heading south) onto 15th Avenue NE.
  4. The main UW campus will be on your left. Proceed south. At a light, just before a footbridge that passes over 15th, turn left into an underground parking garage which is the “Central Plaza Parking Garage” (entrance at 15th Ave. NE and NE 41st St). Pay the attendant, ask for a campus map, and park most convenient are levels C1, C3, or C5b. Use the stairs marked “To Meany STUDIO Theater.”
  5. If underground parking is full and the attendant turns you away, ASK which lot you should go to next. They are not always as helpful with this information as we would like, and if you don’t ask, they may not tell you.
  6. After exiting the garage, cross Grant Lane, a culdesac.Head to the intersection of Grant Lane and Stevens Way. Turn left onto Stevens Way and head south (away from the parking garage). The Physics Tower is on the west side (on the right) of the street about 100yds from the corner of Grant Lane and Stevens Way.
  7. Take the elevators to the 6th floor. The reception desk of the Data Science Studio is on the right after exiting the elevators.

 

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