Visitor Information

UC Berkeley Campus Map:

LOCATION CHANGE--Valley Life Sciences Building is located near the West Gate of the UC Berkeley Campus next to the Life Sciences Addition. The Chan Shun Auditorium, Room 2050, is located on the East side of the building on the main floor.

Your Bay Area travel guide:  Please go to:
Includes information on traffic, transit, bicycling, etc.

BART: Schedules/fares can be found at their website:

Please exit through the brown glass dome of the main entrance of the Downtown Berkeley BART station at the corner of Center and Shattuck.  Cross Shattuck (the Games of Berkeley Store is on the corner).  Go east one block to Center and Oxford.  Cross Oxford and continue onto campus.   Please refer to the UC Berkeley Campus Map for the location of Stanley Hall.

AC Transit:  Numerous bus lines serve the campus, including the transbay F line. 
Schedules/fares can be found at their website:

UC Berkeley Parking and Transportation website
Parking on Saturday in non-restricted campus lots:

City of Berkeley Parking Lots


Lunch will not be provided to attendees.  A list of restaurants is listed below.

Nearby "Finer Dining"

Adagia (2700 Bancroft Way)
Henry's (2600 Durant Avenue)
International House (2299 Piedmont Avenue)

Telegraph Eats

Blondie's Pizza (2340 Telegraph Avenue)
Noah's Bagels (2344 Telegraph Avenue)
Berkeley Thai House (2511 Channing Avenue)
Blake's on Telegraph (2367 Telegraph Avenue)
Gypsy Trattoria (2519 Durant Avenue)
La Fiesta (2444 Telegraph Avenue)
Raleigh's (2438 Telegraph Avenue)
Smart Alec's (2355 Telegraph Avenue)

Northside Eats

Bongo Burger (1839 Euclid Avenue)
Gomnaru (Northside Food Court-2505 Hearst Avenue)
La Burrita (1832 Euclid Avenue)
Stuffed Inn (1829 Euclid Avenue)
Peppermint Grill (Northside food court-2505 Hearst Avenue)