Directions & Lodging

Please note that the School of Medicine is not currently open to drop-in visitors. Interviewing and/or accepted students may be invited to campus as appropriate. If you need to meet with someone from A 300 you can contact them directly for directions via phone or email.

Navigating UW Medicine

Walking from parking lot E-19

Cross Montlake Blvd and NE Pacific Street, walk along the front of Medical Center and enter through main entrance on 3rd floor.

Walking from parking lot S-1

Enter the Health Sciences Building from the 2nd floor of the S-1 garage, then take the elevator from -1 to 3rd floor. Turn left out of the elevator, walk down the long hallway, then turn right and follow signs from "A-wing"

Transportation from Sea-Tac Airport

Link light rail

Sound Transit has just opened the Link Light Rail route from Sea-Tac Airport to the University of Washington. Depending on the time of day, the trains leave every 6-10 minutes.

View schedule.

Rent a car

complete list of rental car options and rates is available.

Further information regarding ground transportation from Sea-Tac Airport is also available.

Uber and Lyft are available options as well. Ask to be taken to 1959 NE Pacific Street or the Health Sciences/University of Washington Medical Center.

King County Metro is a good resource for public transportation. You can check schedules here and download One Bus Away or other bus schedule apps as well.


College Inn
4000 University Way

Residence Inn - Marriott
4501 12th Ave. NE
Seattle, WA 98105

Silver Cloud Inn
University District
5036 25th Ave. NE

University Inn
4140 Roosevelt Way

University Motel
4731 12th Ave. NE

University Travel Lodge
4725 25th Ave. NE

Watertown Hotel
4242 Roosevelt Way NE

These hotels/motels are in the University District and are either within walking distance of the Health Sciences Center or on a direct bus route. There are a number of other hotels in the area and this list is not comprehensive.