Affiliated Programs

How To Find The Biotechnology Program

Directions to the Biotechnology Program

The UC Davis Biotechnology Program is located on campus in the bottom floor of the Life Sciences building along with the Dean's offices. Our main office is 301 LS and can be reached by phone at (530) 752-3260.

Life Sciences Bldg - Map

Driving from either Sacramento or San Francisco on Interstate 80, take the Hwy. 113 exit north towards Woodland. Exit 113 on Hutchison Drive and proceed east to the first stop light which is La Rue Road. Continue on Hutchison Drive one block past La Rue Road. Both the Life Sciences building and the West Entry Parking Structure are on the left hand side of the street. Visitor parking is available in both the West Entry Parking Structure and in Lot 41. Lot 41 is located on the right hand side of the street directly across from the Life Sciences building and the parking structure. Metered parking is available for up to two hours at both facilities. Meters accept quarters. Full day parking is available in the West Entry Parking Structure. Permits are available from permit dispensers at both entrances. Full day permits cost $8.00. Permit dispensers accept VISA or Master Card. Permit dispensers do not accept cash.

From Sacramento:

  • Take Hwy 80 West
  • Turn off at Hwy 113 North (toward Woodland)
  • Take the Hutchison Dr. exit
  • Merge right onto Hutchison Dr.
  • Follow Hutchison Dr. through Traffic Signal (cross La Rue)
  • After next stop light, turn left into parking structure OR continue until next stop sign, then turn right into Parking Lot #41
  • Do NOT park in metered spots if you have a parking permit issued by the Biotechnology Program
  • Life Sciences building is located north across Hutchison Drive
  • Use the main entrance at the SW corner of the building and go down one floor
  • We are located within the College of Biological Sciences Dean's Offices. Please ask the receptionist to notify the Biotechnology Program that you have arrived.

From Sacramento Airport:

  • Take I-5 North to Woodland
  • In Woodland (Main street), follow signs to Hwy 113 south (toward Davis)
  • Take the Hutchison Dr. exit off of Hwy 113
  • Merge right onto Hutchison Dr.
  • Follow Hutchison Dr. through Traffic Signal (cross La Rue)
  • After next stop light, turn left into parking structure OR continue until next stop sign, then turn right into Parking Lot #41
  • Do NOT park in metered spots if you have a parking permit issued by the Biotechnology Program
  • Life Sciences building is located north across Hutchison Drive
  • Use the main entrance at the SW corner of the building and go down one floor
  • We are located within the College of Biological Sciences Dean's Offices. Please ask the receptionist to notify the Biotechnology Program that you have arrived.

From San Francisco:

  • Take Hwy 80 East
  • Turn off at Hwy 113 North (toward Woodland)
  • Take the Hutchison Dr. exit
  • Merge right onto Hutchison Dr.
  • Follow Hutchison Dr. through Traffic Signal (cross La Rue)
  • After next stop light, turn left into parking structure OR continue until next stop sign, then turn right into Parking Lot #41
  • Do NOT park in metered spots if you have a parking permit issued by the Biotechnology Program
  • Life Sciences building is located north across Hutchison Drive
  • Use the main entrance at the SW corner of the building and go down one floor
  • We are located within the College of Biological Sciences Dean's Offices. Please ask the receptionist to notify the Biotechnology Program that you have arrived.

Shuttle Service To and From Sacramento Airport:

If you are flying into Sacramento International Airport, you can call the Davis Airporter (a shuttle service between Sacramento Airport and Davis) at 800-565-5153 or email: shuttle@dcn.davis.ca.us to arrange transportation to and from campus. Please call 24 hours prior to arrival. The shuttle will meet you at the terminal. To board the Davis Airporter, follow the signs to the transportation exit for "taxis, limos, and shuttles." The Davis Airporter is a blue van with white lettering "Davis Airporter" on the sides. The cost is $18 one way or $33 round trip OR: Shuttle to and from the airport: http://www.supershuttle.com/ for Super Shuttle  

Accomodations:

In Alpha Order:

Aggie Inn
245 1st Street
Davis, CA
(530) 756-0352
www.aggieinn.com

Best Western Palm Court
234 D Street
Davis, CA  95616
(530) 753-7100
http://www.bestwesterncalifornia.com/hotels/best-western-palm-court-hotel/

Comfort Suites
1640 Research Park Drive
Davis, CA  95618
(530) 297-1500
http://www.comfortsuites.com/hotel-davis-california-CA642?promo=gglocal

Hallmark Inn
110 F Street
Davis, CA  95616
(530) 753-3600 or (800) 753-0035
http://www.hallmarkinn.com/

Hyatt Place
173 Old Davis Road Extension
Davis, CA  95616
(530) 756-9500
http://ucdavis.place.hyatt.com/hyatt/hotels/place/index.jsp

University Park Inn & Suites
1111 Richards Blvd., I-80 at Davis/Richards Blvd Exit
(530) 756-0910
www.universityparkinn.com

 

 Bicycle Rentals:
The Bike Barn (530-752-2575)  http://bikebarn.ucdavis.edu/
Ken's Bike & Ski (530-758-3223) http://kensbikeski.com/
B&L Bike Shop (530-756-3540) http://blbikeshop.com/

 

Davis City Map: http://maps.ci.davis.ca.us/gis/streetmap/viewer.htm
City of Davis Info: http://www.yolocvb.org/



Restaurants

Food on campus is available at the:
Coffee House (http://coffeehouse.ucdavis.edu/),
Silo Union (http://dining.ucdavis.edu/index.html),
Gunrock Pub (http://gunrockpub.ucdavis.edu/),
 

A few Davis restaurants can be found on the Davis Wiki site at: http://daviswiki.org/restaurants