SOAC + School of Art & Communication

Visiting SOAC

For an interactive campus map click here
  • Buildings
  • Residence Halls
  • Parking Lots

General Driving Directions

From Interstate 5 (North or South)

  • Take exit 127 off Interstate 5 and head east on Highway 512
  • Continue on 512 for approximately two miles
  • Take the WA-7/Pacific Ave exit.
  • Turn right on Pacific Avenue S.
  • Turn right on Garfield St.

Karen Hille Phillips Center for the Performing Arts 

If you're attending a theatre production on campus you'll want to head toward Karen Hille Phillips Center for the Performing Arts in the middle of campus. The center is located on the edge of red square. For mainstage performances head into the main doors, for Studio Theater performances the entrance is located on the north side of the building. 

Suggested parking lot: Harstad parking Lot, Mortvedt Library Parking Lot, lot is open to the public after 4:30p.m. 

University Gallery and Ingram

Ingram houses our University Gallery and has hosts several exhibitions for community enjoyment. It is on the edge of north campus on the corner of 8th Ave. Ct St. and 121st St. S.  

Suggested parking lot: Wheeler at Wheeler and 121st, lot is open to the public after 4:30p.m. 

Mary Baker Russell Music Center

Mary Baker Russell Music Center houses the glorious Lagerquist Concert Hall. MBR is on the edge of north campus next to Ingram Hall. 

Suggested parking lot: Wheeler at Wheeler and 121st, lot is open to the public after 4:30p.m. 

Street Parking

Additional parking is available on the street-be sure to watch the signs as most street parking is a two-hour limit. 

Public Transit

Need help getting to our campus using public transit? Learn more here.