Travel Directions

UW Hospital and Clinics

600 Highland Avenue
Madison, WI 53792
Phone: (608) 263-6400
Fax: (608) 263-6401

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Driving Directions

From the North: Take Hwy 51 South to Hwy 78 to I-90/94, continue on I-90 East and exit to Madison on Hwy 12/18. From Hwy 12/18, see the "FROM HWY 12/18" directions at the bottom of this list.

From the South: Take I-90 North and exit to Madison on Hwy 12/18. From Hwy 12/18, see the the "FROM HWY 12/18" directions at the bottom of this list

From the Northeast: Take Hwy 41 South to Hwy 151. Take I-90 East marked "Janesville," exit to Madison on Hwy 12/18. From Hwy 12/18, see the the "FROM HWY 12/18" directions at the bottom of this list

From the Northwest: Take I-90/94 and continue on I-90 east. Exit to Madison on Hwy 12/18. From Hwy 12/18, see the the "FROM HWY 12/18" directions at the bottom of this list

From the Southeast: Take Hwy 12/18 into Madison. From Hwy 12/18, see the the "FROM HWY 12/18" directions at the bottom of this list

From the Southwest: Take Hwy 151 north into Madison. Go north approximately 1.5 miles and turn right onto University Ave. In approximately 1 mile, bear right with University Ave., then turn left onto Highland Ave. Continue approximately one quarter of a mile to the front entrance to UW Hospital and Clinics. Turn left and proceed into the parking ramp in front of the building. 

From the East: Take I-94 West, turn left onto I-90 East marked "Janesville," exit to Madison on Hwy 12/18. From Hwy 12/18, see the the "FROM HWY 12/18" directions at the bottom of this list

FROM HWY 12/18: Take Exit 258 for Midvale Blvd. Go north approximately 1.5 miles and turn right onto University Ave. In approximately 1 mile, bear right with University Ave., then turn left onto Highland Ave. Continue approximately one quarter of a mile to the front entrance to UW Hospital and Clinics. Turn left and proceed into the parking ramp in front of the building.


Once you arrive at the hospital, park in the Patient/Visitor's ramp located at 600 Highland Avenue. Please enter through the main Clinics or Hospital Entrance and proceed to the information desk (straight ahead from the main hospital entrance). Ask them to validate your parking ticket and show them this reminder letter for proof of your appointment.

To locate the Clinical Research Unit, proceed to elevator D. Take the elevator to 6th floor. Turn left off the elevator to enter the D6/6 module. As you look down this hallway, you will see a sign hanging from the ceiling that says "Clinical Research Unit". Continue down the hallway to the CRU check-in desk under the Clinical Research sign.