School of Public Health

Plan a Visit

Seattle skyline as seen from West Seattle.Come visit campus for a glimpse into life in Seattle and in the Epidemiology Department. We offer several visit options to answer all of your questions. We'd love to show you around.

Are you considering applying to one of our Epidemiology graduate programs, but haven’t yet applied? We’d love to show you around and answer your questions! Contact the Epi Student Academic Services Office ( to set up a visit.

Take the guided UW walking tour to see highlights around campus.

Located just off of I-5, the Department of Epidemiology is easy to reach by car from the airport and a quick bus ride from downtown Seattle. 

Directions to the Department of Epidemiology
Health Sciences Building Map
Health Sciences Bus & Shuttle Stops

Driving from I-5 North or South
Take the NE 45th Street/University of Washington exit . 
Turn onto NE 45th Street (right from northbound I-5, left from southbound I-5)
Turn right onto 15th Avenue NE
Turn left onto NE Columbia Road
The Department of Epidemiology is located on the 2nd floor of the Health Sciences Center F-Wing just across from the South Campus Parking Garage (S1)

The South Campus Parking Garage (S1) is the closest parking lot to the Health Sciences Building. 

Current day and evening parking rates

Who: Admitted Students
When: Thursday, March 2 and Friday, March 3, 2017
Why: Visit Days provides an opportunity for newly admitted students to experience the UW Department of Epidemiology in person. Scheduled activities allow admitted students to learn about our programs, take a tour of campus, have lunch with Epi students and faculty, and learn about important research happening in the Department.