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Lifespan Lab at Brandeis University
415 South Street
Brown Building, Room 117
Waltham, Mass. 02453
(781) 736-3256

Directions to Brandeis University

From the Massachusetts Turnpike (Interstate 90) Eastbound
Take exit 14 for I-95/Rt 128. After the toll, keep left for 95/128 North. While on ramp, exit immediately onto exit 24 for Route 30. Bear left onto Route 30. Turn right at first traffic light onto River Road. Follow this for 1.5 miles, where it turns into South Street. Brandeis is 0.5 miles ahead on the left of South Street.

From the Massachusetts Turnpike (Interstate 90) Westbound
Take exit 15 for I-95/Rt 128 and Route 30. After the toll proceed straight for Route 30. Turn right at end of the ramp, and then right again at first traffic light onto Route 30. Turn left at next traffic light onto River Road. Follow this for 1.5 miles, where it turns into South Street. Brandeis is 0.5 miles ahead on the left of South Street.

From I-95/Route 128 Southbound
Take exit 24 for Route 30. At end of ramp, proceed through traffic light (across Route 30). This is River Road (River Road becomes South Street), and Brandeis is two miles ahead on the left.

From I-95/Route 128 Northbound
Take exit 24 for Route 30. Route 30 is one of several options at this exit, so follow signs carefully. Turn left at the top of the ramp onto Route 30. Turn right at the traffic lights. This is South Street, and Brandeis is two miles ahead on the left.

Parking

If you have been given a parking permit for “HP/Fluff lot”
Turn left into the Brandeis campus and proceed to the right and up the hill.  The road will curve to the left around a large stone building (Usen Castle).  Immediately after the castle, take a very sharp left (a hairpin turn), which will take you around the front of the castle. Take the next right into the gated parking lot. To open the gate, use the call button and give your name to the attendant.  You may park in any available space other than a handicapped spot.

If you have not been given a parking permit
Weekdays during the academic year between 8 a.m. and 2 p.m.: Turn left into the Brandeis campus and stop at the booth at the main entrance to pick up a parking permit. Tell them you are going to the Brown building and they will tell you where you can park. Near the Brown building on the ‘Loop Road’ and the Tower Lot (the best place to find ample parking) are both circled on the campus map.

Summer or after 2 p.m. during the academic year: Parking officials will not be present in the guard booth so simply turn left into the Brandeis campus and proceed to the right and up the hill. You may park along this road (‘Loop Road’) if there are spots, or proceed to the Tower Lot, which is circled on the campus map.

Directions to the Lifespan Lab After Parking

The Lifespan Lab is located in the Brown building, which is circled on the campus map (PDF). Brown is located next to the Lemberg Children's Center and across from the Usdan Student Center. You may enter the Brown building through Schwartz Hall (which is connected to Brown).  Go straight through Schwartz, follow the corridor around to the left, and go straight until you see Room 117 (Lifespan Lab) on your left.