Directions from off-site locations

DIRECTIONS TO UCSC FROM THE SAN JOSE AIRPORT

Leave the San Jose Airport and get onto Highway 17/880 South (this is easily accessible from the airport). Take Highway 17 south to Santa Cruz. It will merge with Highway 1, follow Highway 1 north to Half Moon Bay. 

You will go through one signal, then across railroad tracks. Stay in the far right turn lane. Turn right at the next signal, onto Mission Street (follow signs for Mission Street and Highway 1 north to Half Moon Bay). Continue on Mission to Bay Street. 

Turn Right on Bay Street and travel north. As you cross High Street you enter the campus, and are now on Coolidge Drive.

Please see, Directions to the Education Department from the Base of Campus, for directions on how to locate the Education Department.

DIRECTIONS TO UCSC FROM THE SAN FRANCISCO AIRPORT

Follow Highway 101 south towards San Jose to Highway 880 south (which becomes Highway 17). 

Exit onto 880/17 south to Santa Cruz. It will merge with Highway 1, follow Highway 1 north to Half Moon Bay. You will go through one signal, then across railroad tracks. Stay in the far right turn lane. Turn right at the next signal, onto Mission Street (Mission Street and Highway 1 north to Half Moon Bay). Continue on Mission to Bay Street. 

Turn Right on Bay Street and travel north. As you cross High Street you enter the campus, and are now on Coolidge Drive.

Please see, Directions to the Education Department from the Base of Campus, for directions on how to locate the Education Department.

DIRECTIONS TO THE EDUCATION DEPARTMENT FROM THE UCSC MAIN ENTRANCE

If coming up Bay St., go straight at the stoplight of Bay and High streets.  You are now on Coolidge Drive, and at the UCSC main entrance. Not far along Coolidge Drive, on the right-hand side of the road, is the Main Enrtance Kiosk where parking permits can be purchased.  Visit the TAPS website for more information on parking permits (highly recommended).

Proceed on Coolidge Drive and at the second stoplight take a left onto Hagar Drive. Proceed on Hagar until you reach the first stop sign. Here you will take a left onto Steinhart Way and then an immediate left onto Hahn Road. This road leads directly to a large parking lot that is located just beyond the Hahn building.  Walking towards Hahn, a pedestrian bridge is located on the left side of the building. After crossing the bridge, the McHenry Library is on your left.

To help you locate our many offices and teaching labs in the McHenry Library, pick up a map of the Education Department just inside the main entrance of the library.