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Map and directions

The Department of Mechanical Engineering main office is in the Mechanical Engineering Building (MEB) 143; MEB is located just west and across Stevens Way from the Husky Union Building.


Mechanical Engineering
3900 E Stevens Way NE
Seattle, WA 98195
(206) 543-5090


The Commuter Services site offers information on getting to campus by bus, bike, or on foot.

Get directions and plan your trip using Google Maps.


The basic rate for weekday parking on campus between 6 a.m. and 9 p.m. is $15, with prorated refunds if you stay less than 4 hours. See more information on gatehouse locations and fees.

Public transit

More than 50 Metro and Community Transit bus routes serve the University District, and the Link light rail system provides quick access to campus from downtown Seattle, south Seattle neighborhoods, and SeaTac airport.

See UW Transportation Services or King County Metro to learn how to get to campus by public transit.

Bike to campus

The UW is recognized as one of the most bicycle-friendly universities in the country. The Burke-Gilman Trail runs right through UW on the east and south sides of campus, providing several access points to the campus. Resources for finding a bike route to campus:

  • Google maps provides bicycle directions. Enter your start and end points and let Google do the rest.
  • Ride the City lets you choose from Direct, Safe, or Safer routes.
  • UW Transportation Services explains Biking Commuting 101.

See also

Campus Map
UW Visitor Information