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Directions

Parking

The closest parking structure to the Engineering Writing Program is Parking Structure A (PSA).

Guests arriving by vehicle should enter the University Park Campus via Gate 6 on Vermont Avenue across from 36th Place.

Parking on campus currently costs $10 per day.  Metered parking is available on Vermont Avenue.

Train

USC is easily accessible via the new Metro Expo line (with stops at the Expo/Vermont station and the Expo Park/USC station.)

Guests arriving by train are advised to exit at the Expo Park/USC station, enter the University Park Campus on the north side of Exposition Boulevard and walk to the Engineering Writing Program.

Walking

From Parking Structure A:
Exit the parking structure and cross McClintock Avenue.
Olin Hall of Engineering is directly across from the parking structure.
 
From the Expo Park/USC station:

Enter the University Park Campus on the north side of Exposition Boulevard.
Turn left, heading west on Bloom Walk.
Turn left, heading south on Watt Way.
Turn right, heading west between Seaver Science Library and Powell Hall.
The Olin Hall of Engineering  will be on the right.
 
From the Expo/Vermont station:

Walk North on Vermont Avenue.
Turn right, entering the University Park Campus via the Gate 6 entrance at 36th Place.
Continue walking East until you reach McClintock Avenue, turn right heading south.
Olin Hall of Engineering is on the corner, on the right-hand side of the street.

Driving

From the 110 (Harbor) Freeway (northbound):

Take the Exposition Boulevard exit.
Continue straight through the light at 37th Street; keep left.
Go under the freeway bridge and across Flower Street and Figueroa Street, continue on Exposition Boulevard.
Turn right onto Vermont Ave.
Turn right onto 36th Place and enter the University Park Campus via Gate 6.
 
From the 110 (Harbor/Pasadena) Freeway (southbound):

Take the Exposition Boulevard exit; keep right
Continue across Flower Street and Figueroa Street, continue on Exposition Boulevard.
Turn right onto Vermont Ave.
Turn right onto 36th Place and enter the University Park Campus via Gate 6.
 
From the I-10 (Santa Monica) Freeway (eastbound):

Take the Vermont Avenue exit.
At the end of the off-ramp, turn right at the light.
Continue until Vermont Avenue reaches 36th Place.
Turn left onto 36th Place and enter the University Park Campus via Gate 6.
 
From the I-10 (Santa Monica) Freeway (westbound):

Take the Vermont Avenue exit.
At the end of the off-ramp, turn left at the light.
Continue until Vermont Avenue reaches 36th Place.
Turn left onto 36th Place and enter the University Park Campus via Gate 6.
 
From the 405 (San Diego) Freeway (north or southbound):

Transition to the I-10 (Santa Monica) Freeway east, heading toward Los Angeles.
Take the Vermont Avenue exit.
At the end of the off-ramp, turn right at the light.
Continue until Vermont Avenue reaches 36th Place.
Turn left onto 36th Place and enter the University Park Campus via Gate 6.
 
From the 101 (Hollywood/Ventura) Freeway (north or southbound):

Transition to the 110 (Harbor) Freeway south, keep right.
Take the Exposition Boulevard exit.
Continue across Flower Street and Figueroa Street, continue on Exposition Boulevard.
Turn right onto Vermont Ave.
Turn right onto 36th Place and enter the University Park Campus via Gate 6.
 
From the I-5 (Golden State/Santa Ana) Freeway (north- or southbound):


Transition to the I-10 (Santa Monica) Freeway west, and then to the 110 (Harbor) Freeway south
Alternate route for those north of Downtown, traveling south on I-5: Exit directly to the 110 south and follow it just past Downtown to Exposition Boulevard
Take the Exposition Boulevard exit.
Continue across Flower Street and Figueroa Street, continue on Exposition Boulevard.
Turn right onto Vermont Ave.
Turn right onto 36th Place and enter the University Park Campus via Gate 6.
 
From Los Angeles International Airport/LAX (13 miles)

Take the 105 (Century) Freeway east
Transition to the 110 (Harbor) Freeway north
Take the Exposition Boulevard exit
Go straight through the light at 37th Street light, keeping left.
Continue under the freeway bridge and across Flower Street and Figueroa Street, continue on Exposition Blvd.
Turn right onto Vermont Ave.
Turn right onto 36th Place and enter the University Park Campus via Gate 6.

Maps
 
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