Contact Us

The Department’s Office of the Chair and Faculty and Staff Services is located at the Health Sciences Center, connected to the University of Washington Medical Center, south of the main University of Washington campus.

UW Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences

1959 NE Pacific Street
Box 356560, Rm BB1644
Seattle, WA 98195-6560
Phone: 206-543-3750

Email is preferred when contacting us:

Driving Directions

Parking at UW Medical Center

Health Sciences Map


Driving to and Parking at UW Medical Center

To UW Medical Center from Interstate 5:

From the east via State Route 520 westbound:


Parking at UW Medical Center

Medical Center Parking:

  • Patient Parking - Triangle Parking Garage, accessed from N.E. Pacific Place off of N.E. Pacific Street across the street from the medical center via a pedestrian tunnel under N.E. Pacific. Height restriction is 6-feet 8-inches.

  • Patient Parking - Surgery Pavilion Parking Garage for Surgery Pavilion patients and their visitors, is accessed from N.E. Pacific Street next to the Emergency Department. Height restriction is 6-feet 8-inches.

  • Visitor Parking - South Campus Center (S-1) Parking Lot/Garage is located behind the medical center and accessed from Columbia Road via 15th Avenue N.E. Height restriction of the garage is 7-feet one-inch. Access the medical center is via a pedestrian tunnel or Columbia Road. If S-1 is full then the gate attendant will direct you to the E12 parking lot. $12 Cash Only accepted and a prorated amount reimbursed upon exiting.

  • Disability Parking is available in all three locations. Limited space is available for oversized vehicles in the S1 lot next to the garage for over-height vehicles.

  • Valet Parking is also available at the front entrance of the medical center. Maximum charge is $6 for patients and their visitors.

  • In/out parking privileges are available for patients needing to leave and return to a clinic during the day. Ask the Traffic Guide at the booth to explain how the procedure works.

You can obtain directions to the various clinics and the Health Sciences Building at the Information desk just inside the medical center entrance.

Questions about validation refunds should be directed to the UW Medical Center parking manager at 206-598-5275.

Map of UW Medical Center Parking Areas



Health Sciences Map

UW Medical Center is at the east end of the UW Health Sciences complex. The Health Sciences complex map is available in GIF format:

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View larger Health Sciences complex map

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