Maps & Directions

Find parking locations and driving directions for all UCSF campus locations by clicking the campus location links below.

In addition, detailed maps and Google driving directions can also be found at UCSF Health for clinics and medical center locations, and at UCSF.edu for all campus locations.

Parnassus Campus

Three convenient public parking locations serve our 107-acre Parnassus campus, located south of Golden Gate Park.

Parnassus Campus Map

Parking locations:

1. Millberry Union Public Garage
500 Parnassus Avenue, located across from the Medical Sciences Building
San Francisco, CA 94143

Entrance/Exit: The Millberry Union (MU) public parking garage has 2 entrances and 2 exits. You can enter the garage at 500 Parnassus Ave., or on Irving Street, at Irving and Arguello Ave.

2. Westside Dental Surface Lot
50 Kirkham Street
San Francisco, CA 94122

Located behind the UCSF School of Dentistry

3. Beckman Vision Surface Lot
10 Koret Way
San Francisco, CA 94143


Driving Directions to Millberry Union Garage:

From the North Bay

Take US-101 S across the Golden Gate Bridge
Take the 19th Ave. exit 1/4-mile after toll plaza. This exit drops you on Park Presidio Dr.
Stay in the right lane as you pass through Golden Gate Park onto 19th Ave.
When you exit the park, cross Lincoln, go three blocks and turn right on Kirkham.
Turn right on 20th Ave.
Turn right (east) on Judah.
Follow Judah up the hill to UCSF. Judah becomes Parnassus at 5th Ave. The entrance to the public parking garage is on the left.

From the South Bay / Peninsula
Taking US-101 N toward San Francisco:

Follow the signs for 101 North/Golden Gate Bridge.
Take the Octavia St. exit
Follow Octavia Street four blocks and turn left on Fell St.
Continue on Fell into Golden Gate Park. Stay in the left hand lane. The street changes name to Lincoln Boulevard as it curves left through the park.
Turn left onto 4th Ave. and take a left onto Parnassus. The entrance to the public parking garage is on the left.

Taking I-280 N toward San Francisco:

Take the Golden Gate Bridge exit onto 19th Ave. (north)
Stay in the right lanes and turn right (east) on Judah St.
Follow Judah up the hill to UCSF. Judah becomes Parnassus at 5th Ave. The entrance to the public parking garage is on the left.

From the East Bay:

Take the I-80 W/I-580 E ramp to San Francisco
Take the 101 N/Golden Gate Bridge exit, which is after the “Ninth St./Civic Center” exit
Follow the signs for the Octavia St. exit.
Follow Octavia Street four blocks and turn left on Fell St.
Continue on Fell into Golden Gate Park. Stay in the left hand lane. The street changes to Lincoln Blvd. as it curves left through the park.
Turn left onto 4th Ave. and take a left onto Parnassus. The entrance to the public parking garage is on the left.

Mission Bay Campus

For the convenience of patients, faculty, staff, students, and guests, we offer a variety of parking options at the Mission Bay campus.

Mission Bay Campus Map

1. Mission Bay Hospital Garage, Surface Parking Lot & Valet Parking
1835 Owens Street Garage
San Francisco, CA 94143

Located across from the Mission Bay Hospital.

2. Mission Bay Community Center Garage, at Rutter Center
1625 Owens Street
San Francisco, CA 94143

Located next to the Mission Bay Community Center

3. Third Street Garage
1650 Third Street
San Francisco, CA 94158

Located just north of 16th Street
*Garage is permit only weekdays 8:00 pm - 7:00 am and all day on weekends and UC holidays

4. Nelson Rising Lane Surface Lot #1
850 Nelson Rising Lane
San Francisco, CA 94158

Parking lot entrances/exits are located on Nelson Rising Lane and on Sixth Street, at Sixth Street & Nelson Rising Lane.                                                                                           

5. Nelson Rising Lane Surface Lot #2 - restricted parking
750 Nelson Rising Lane
San Francisco, CA 94158

This lot has 2 entrances/exits. Enter the parking lot via Sixth St. or Merrimac Street, from Nelson Rising Lane.                                                                                           

6. Nelson Rising Lane Surface Lot #3 - restricted parking
650 Nelson Rising Lane
San Francisco, CA 94158

Parking lot entrance/exit is located on Merrimac St., at Merrimac St. & Nelson Rising Lane. 

7. Nelson Rising Lane Surface Lot #4
University Child Care Center
727 Nelson Rising Lane
San Francisco, CA 94158

8. Mission Hall Parking - restricted
access from Third Street


Driving Directions:

From the North Bay

Take Golden Gate Bridge to San Francisco
Follow US-101 S (Lombard St.) to Gough St.
Turn right onto Gough St.
Turn left onto Golden Gate Ave.
Turn right onto Hyde St.
Hyde St. turns slightly left and becomes 8th St.
Turn left onto Brannan St.
Turn right onto 7th St.
Turn left onto 16th St.
Turn right onto 4th St/Hospital St.


From the South Bay / Peninsula

Take 101 North to San Francisco
Use the right 2 lanes to take exit 430A toward Downtown SF
Take the Mariposa St. exit
Turn right onto Mariposa St.
Turn left onto Hospital St.


From the East Bay

Take Bay Bridge to San Francisco
Take exit 1C toward Ninth Street/Civic Center
Keep left, merge onto 8th St.
Turn Left onto Brannan St.
Turn right onto 7th St.
Turn left onto 16th St.
Turn right onto 4th St/Hospital St.

Mount Zion Campus

Home to our cancer and women’s health centers, public parking on the Mount Zion campus is offered at special rates.

Mount Zion Campus Map

Sutter Garage
2420 Sutter Street
San Francisco, CA 94115

Located between Divisadero and Broderick
* Operating hours are Monday - Friday, 7:00 am - 8:30 pm


Driving Directions

From the North Bay

Golden Gate Bridge to San Francisco
Slight left onto Lombard St.
Take the 2nd right onto Divisadero St.
Turn left onto Bush St.
Take the 1st right onto Scott St.
Take the 2nd right onto Post St.
Destination will be on the right


From the South Bay / Peninsula

Take 101 North to San Francisco
Slight left to 101 north signs for Golden Gate Bridge
Continue onto Octavia Blvd.
Turn left on Fell St.
Take 3rd right onto Webster St.
Turn left onto Geary Blvd.
Take 3rd right onto Divisadero St.
Destination will be on the right


From the East Bay

Take Bay Bridge to San Francisco
Take exit 1B to merge onto US-101 North toward Golden Gate Bridge
Continue onto Octavia Blvd.
Turn left onto Fell St.
Take 3rd right onto Webster St.
Turn left onto Geary Blvd.
Take the 3rd right onto Divisadero St.
Destination will be on the right

Laurel Heights Campus

Located north of Golden Gate Park, our Laurel Heights campus hosts UCSF administrative and academic centers.

Laurel Heights Campus Map

Laurel Heights Campus
3333 California Street
San Francisco, CA 94118

Located between Presidio Avenue and Laurel Street.


Driving Directions

From the North Bay

Take golden gate bridge to San Francisco
Slight right onto Doyle Dr.
Slight left onto Lombard St.
Take the 2nd right onto Divisadero St.
Turn right onto California St.
Destination will be on left


From the South Bay / Peninsula

Take 101 North to San Francisco
Slight left to 101 north signs for Golden Gate Bridge
Continue onto Octavia Blvd.
Turn left on Fell St.
Take 3rd right onto Webster St.
Turn left onto Geary Blvd.
Take 3rd right onto Divisadero St.
Turn left onto California St.
Destination will be on left


From the East Bay

Take Bay Bridge to San Francisco
Take exit 1B to merge onto US 101 North toward Golden Gate Bridge
Continue onto Octavia Blvd.
Turn left on Fell St.
Take 3rd right onto Webster St.
Turn left onto Geary Blvd.
Take 3rd right onto Divisadero St.
Turn left onto California St.
Destination will be on left


Mission Center Building

Centrally-located in the heart of San Francisco, the Mission Center Building hosts UCSF administrative offices, audit services, and some research labs.

Mission Center Building Map

Mission Center Building
1855 Folsom Street
San Francisco, CA 94103


Driving Directions

From the North Bay

Take Golden Gate Bridge to San Francisco
Continue slight left onto Lombard St.
Take the 2nd right onto Divisadero St.
Turn left onto Geary Blvd.
Turn right onto Gough St.
Gough St turns slightly right and becomes Otis St.
Turn left onto 13th St.
Turn right onto Folsom St.
Destination will be on left


From the South Bay / Peninsula

Head US 101 North to San Francisco
Take the Vermont St./433A exit
Turn left onto Vermont St.
Take the 2nd left onto 16th St.
Turn right onto Folsom St.
Destination will be on right


From the East Bay

Take Bay Bridge to San Francisco
Take exit 1C toward Ninth St./Civic Center
Slight left onto Harrison St.
Turn right onto 14th St.
Take the 1st left onto Folsom St.
Destination will be on left

For more information about parking rates, visit UCSF Public Parking.