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Driving Directions to the Fischell Department of Bioengineering

Our  department's main office is located on the University of Maryland, College Park campus at the corner of Paint Branch Drive and Stadium Drive, in the Jeong H. Kim Enginering Building. Mail to the department may be addressed to:

Fischell Department of Bioengineering
Room 2330 Jeong H. Kim Engineering Building (Bldg. #225)
University of Maryland College Park, MD 20742
Phone: (301) 405-7426
Fax: (301) 405-9953

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Map: The Kim Building and Nearest Parking, the Paint Branch Drive Lot

Driving Directions

From Baltimore and Points North
Take I-95 South to the Capital Beltway (I-495) and follow signs to College Park, US Route 1 South. Proceed approximately two miles south on US Route 1 to the University's Campus Drive entrance. Turn right onto Campus Drive and immediately make another right turn onto Paint Branch Drive. Go straight, and at the second stop sign make a left and then an immediate right into the visitor parking area. After exiting your vehicle, enter through the back of the Kim Engineering Building. Events are typically held in the first-floor rotunda, boardrooms and lecture hall. The bioengineering offices are on the second floor. From the second floor landing of the main staircase in the rotunda, go left, past the overlook to the first floor, and down the hall. The biongineering wing will be on your left.

From Points South
Take US Route 50 to the Capital Beltway (I-95/495) and go north on I-95/495 to College Park, US Route 1 South (exit 25). Proceed approximately two miles south on US Route 1 to the University's Campus Drive entrance. Turn right onto Campus Drive and immediately make another right turn onto Paint Branch Drive. Go straight, and at the second stop sign make a left and then an immediate right into the visitor parking area. After exiting your vehicle, enter through the back of the Kim Engineering Building. Events are typically held in the first-floor rotunda, boardrooms and lecture hall. The bioengineering offices are on the second floor. From the second floor landing of the main staircase in the rotunda, go left, past the overlook to the first floor, and down the hall. The biongineering wing will be on your left.

From Points West
Take the Capital Beltway (I-495) and head north and east. Just after I-495 joins I-95 in Maryland above Washington, D.C., get off at exit 25B toward College Park on US Route 1 South. Proceed approximately two miles south on US Route 1 to the University's Campus Drive entrance. Turn right onto Campus Drive and immediately make another right turn onto Paint Branch Drive. Go straight, and at the second stop sign make a left and then an immediate right into the visitor parking area. After exiting your vehicle, enter through the back of the Kim Engineering Building. Events are typically held in the first-floor rotunda, boardrooms and lecture hall.The bioengineering offices are on the second floor. From the second floor landing of the main staircase in the rotunda, go left, past the overlook to the first floor, and down the hall. The biongineering wing will be on your left.

From Washington, D.C.
Go northeast on Rhode Island Avenue (US Route 1). After entering the state of Maryland, continue on US Route 1 for approximately five miles to College Park. Turn left at the light onto Campus Drive and immediately make another right turn onto Paint Branch Drive. Go straight, and at the second stop sign make a left and then an immediate right into the visitor parking area. After exiting your vehicle, enter through the back of the Kim Engineering Building. The bioengineering offices are on the second floor. From the second floor landing of the main staircase in the rotunda, go left, past the overlook to the first floor, and down the hall. The biongineering wing will be on your left.

Metro Information

The COLLEGE PARK/U OF MD Metro stop on the Green Line is about a 25-30 minute walk to campus. There is a University Shuttle Service available at the College Park Metro Station.

Walking from the Metro Stop (20-30 minute walk, about 1.3 miles)
If you are taking the Metro, please take the exit facing Paint Branch Parkway. Travel Northwest on Paint Branch Parkway toward Route 1 (Baltimore Ave.). At Baltimore Ave., cross the street at the light and enter into the campus via Campus Drive (Paint Branch Parkway changes into Campus Drive once you cross Baltimore Avenue). The next intersection on Campus Drive is Paint Branch Drive. Make a right onto Paint Branch Drive. The Kim Building is at the next intersection, at Stadium Drive. You will recognize it by its large plaza and rodunda. Enter through the rotunda. The bioengineering offices are on the second floor. From the second floor landing of the main staircase in the rotunda, go left, past the overlook to the first floor, and down the hall. The biongineering wing will be on your left.