Location

The Department of Physiology is located in the Medical Sciences Building on the University of Wisconsin - Madison campus.

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The street address is :

        The Department of Physiology
        1300 University Avenue
        University of Wisconsin
        Madison, Wisconsin 53706-1532
        U.S.A

For general information, you can also use :

Phone:(608)-262-2938
FAX: (608)-265-5512
Student Admissions: admissions@physiology.wisc.edu


Directions

(1) From the Dane County Airport: Take International Drive (approx. 1 mile) to Packers Ave. Turn Left (South) on Packers. Stay on Packers (approx. 1 mile) as it veers to the right and changes name to Gorham St. Stay on Gorham (approx. 2 miles) as it veers again to the right and becomes University Avenue. Follow University Avenue approx. 1/2 (half) mile going west then turn right (north) onto Charter St. (If you reach Randall Ave. or Campus Drive you have gone too far). On Charter, go one block then take the first left onto Linden Dr. The Dept. of Physiology is located immediately to your left at the corner of Linden and Charter. Best to find parking in the small lot (# 21) which is to your left at the first stop sign on Linden. There are a few metered parking spots there (limit 25 minutes). Enter at the glass doors (with the stairs going up) at the south end of this parking lot, turn left immediately after entering the door, and proceed to the 1st floor, SMI (room #'s 119 to 125).

Total distance from the airport to campus is about 5 miles.

(2) From Milwaukee: Take Interstate-94 approx. 80 miles to Madison. When I-94 and I-90 merge, take the Highway-30 exit. After approx. 2 miles on Hwy. 30, take the "East Washington Ave" (or Hwy 151) exit going South or West (towards the State Capitol). Stay on E. Washington approx 2.5 miles until State Capitol is only a couple of blocks ahead, then make a right on Webster St. Go about a block downhill and veer to the left at the traffic lights onto Dayton Street. Go about one block on Dayton, then at the traffic lights make a right onto Wisconsin Avenue. Go (north) about 2 blocks on Wisconsin Ave, then make a left on Gorham St. (at traffic lights). Stay on Gorham (approx. half mile) as it veers to the right and becomes University Avenue. Follow University Avenue approx. 1/2 (half) mile going west then turn right (north) onto Charter St. (If you reach Randall Ave. or Campus Drive you have gone too far). On Charter, go one block then take the first left onto Linden Dr. The Dept. of Physiology is located immediately to your left at the corner of Linden and Charter. Best to find parking in the small lot (# 21) which is to your left at the first stop sign on Linden. There are a few metered parking spots there (limit 25 minutes). Enter at the glass doors (with the stairs going up) at the south end of this parking lot, turn left immediately after entering the door, and proceed to the 1st floor, SMI (room #'s 119 to 125).

Total distance from downtown Milwaukee to the Madison campus is about 90 miles.

(3) From Chicago: Take Interstate-90 approx. 140 miles to Madison. Take the first exit for Madison (Hwy 12/18 West, exit # 142A). Proceed west on Hwy 12/18 (also know as the Beltline) for about 5.5 miles, then take the Park Street exit (# 261 A-B), and proceed north. (Park St. is also Hwy 151). Stay on Park Street approx. 3 miles, go under railroad bridge, cross Dayton and Johnson Streets, then make a left from Park St. onto University Avenue, heading west. Follow University Avenue approx. 1/3 (one third) mile going west then turn right (north) onto Charter St. (If you reach Randall Ave. or Campus Drive you have gone too far). On Charter, go one block then take the first left onto Linden Dr. The Dept. of Physiology is located immediately to your left at the corner of Linden and Charter. Best to find parking in the small lot (# 21) which is to your left at the first stop sign on Linden. There are a few metered parking spots there (limit 25 minutes). Enter at the glass doors (with the stairs going up) at the south end of this parking lot, turn left immediately after entering the door, and proceed to the 1st floor, SMI (room #'s 119 to 125).

Total distance from downtown Chicago to the Madison campus is about 150 miles.

(4) From Minneapolis: Take Interstate-94 (East) approx. 250 miles to Madison. Take the Hwy 151(south) exit (exit # 135). Hwy 151 turns into "East Washington Avenue". (This is the second exit for Madison when coming from the north or west). Stay on E. Washington approx 5.5 miles until the State Capitol is only a couple of blocks ahead, then make a right on Webster St. Go about a block downhill and veer to the left at the traffic lights onto Dayton Street. Go about one block on Dayton, then at the traffic lights make a right onto Wisconsin Avenue. Go (north) about 2 blocks on Wisconsin Ave, then make a left on Gorham St. (at traffic lights). Stay on Gorham (approx. half mile) as it veers to the right and becomes University Avenue. Follow University Avenue approx. 1/2 (half) mile going west then turn right (north) onto Charter St. (If you reach Randall Ave. or Campus Drive you have gone too far). On Charter, go one block then take the first left onto Linden Dr. The Dept. of Physiology is located immediately to your left at the corner of Linden and Charter. Best to find parking in the small lot (# 21) which is to your left at the first stop sign on Linden. There are a few metered parking spots there (limit 25 minutes). Enter at the glass doors (with the stairs going up) at the south end of this parking lot, turn left immediately after entering the door, and proceed to the 1st floor, SMI (room #'s 119 to 125).

Total distance from downtown Minneapolis to the Madison campus is about 270 miles.


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This page last modified on : Apr. 28, 2000