The Mindful Awareness Research Center (MARC) is located at:
UCLA Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior
740 Westwood Plaza, Rm. 17-468 Box 951759
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1759
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If you are driving, remember to obtain a parking permit.
Campus parking daily fee is $13; rates subject to change without notice. UCLA parking information hours vary, please check online for times. Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center parking daily fee for Valet parking at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center (RRUCLAMC) and self-parking at Medical Plaza (MP), Medical Building (MB) and Jules Stein (JS) is $13.00. More campus parking information can be obtained from UCLA Transportation & Parking. Specific parking details for MARC events & classes will be updated on the web prior to the event date and emailed to all registered participants
Broxton Public Parking is a $3 flat rate after 6PM, 1036 Broxton Avenue (off Weyburn) - not a UCLA facility but it is relatively close to the Semel Institute. There are other parking facilities in Westwood. We have taken the liberty of compiling a list for your convenience. Rates and information are subject to change as these are private facilities.
Metro - Metro Lines 2, 302, 305 and 761 serve campus, or transfer from other Metro Bus lines.
Santa Monica Blue Bus - Lines 1, 2, 3, 8 and 12 bring you to campus, or transfer from other lines.
Culver City Bus - Line 6 brings you directly to campus, or transfer from Lines 1-5.
From the North ( San Fernando Valley ) or the South (LAX, Long Beach, Orange County )
From the East (downtown LA) or the West ( Santa Monica )
NOTE: UCLA parking information kiosk hours vary, please check online for times. Parking details for workshops or daylongs are given to pre-registrants at least 48-hours prior to event. Please call (310) 206-7503 if you have any questions.
Park in the underground Medical Plaza parking structure. When entering 100, 200, 300 Medical Plaza parking, stay on the 200/300 lane. Park and take the 300 Medical Plaza elevators.
Parking is $13
Campus permits are $13 and $10 for Disabled Placard. When you enter the parking structure, take a ticket and you can pay when you exit.
Get turn by turn directions to 300 UCLA Medical Plaza
The Marisa Leif Conference Room is room 3200, it is located in the 300 Medical Plaza building which is next to the 200 Medical Plaza building and directly across the Jules Stein building and south of The Ronald Reagan Hospital and Charles E. Young Dr. Marisa Leif Conference Room is on Level 3. Enter from Westwood. At 300 MP building, go through automatic double doors. Take the elevators in the lobby area to level 3. Make a right out of the elevator and Marisa Leif Conference Room (#3200) will be straight ahead.
Room 3105 is located in the 300 Medical Plaza building which is next to the 200 Medical Plaza building and directly across the Jules Stein building and south of The Ronald Reagan Hospital and Charles E. Young Dr. Room 3105 is on Level 3. Enter from Westwood. At 300 MP building, go through automatic double doors. Take the elevators in the lobby area to level 3. Make a left out of the elevator and make then make a right when you are in the waiting room. Room 3105 will be the first door on your left.
(760 or 740 Westwood Boulevard, NPI/Semel Building)
You should go to the parking information kiosk (kiosk #6) north of Charles E. Young Drive So., in Westwood Plaza to purchase a pass. This is the main campus kiosk and is open from 6AM to 10PM daily. The parking attendant will direct you to the appropriate parking area that is close by. It is also helpful if you ask the attendant to draw on a map your parking area in relation to the NPI/Semel Institute. See map for building entrances. Hours of operation for other UCLA parking information kiosks vary, so please be sure to check online. Click here to get a map for the area.
To C SPACE (Room C8-201)
C SPACE is located in room #C8-201 on Level C (ground floor) of Semel Institute/NPI. Semel is 740 Westwood Plaza. Directly across Westwood from 100 UCLA Medical Plaza, north of Jules Stein Drive and south of Charles Young Dr. C-Level is street level. Enter from Westwood Blvd. Go through automatic double doors. Make a left at the end of the corridor, C-Space will be the 1st door on your left.
To Room C8-177
Room C8-177 is located in Semel which directly across Westwood from 100 UCLA Medical Plaza, north of Jules Stein Drive and south of Charles Young Dr. The room is on the street level. Enter from Westwood. Go through automatic double doors. Walk straight down corridor. Turn left. Room C8-177 will be the 3rd door on your left.
To Neuro-Psychiatric Institute (NPI) Auditorium (C8-183)
NPI Auditorium, C8-183 /Semel Institute Auditorium is located in the Semel Institute, which is directly across Westwood from 100 UCLA Medical Plaza, north of Jules Stein Drive and south of Charles Young Dr. Enter from Westwood Plaza. Go through automatic double doors. Walk straight down the corridor. Turn left and the NPI Auditorium will be on your left, above the staircase. Alternatively, you can enter from the entrance at 720 Westwood Plaza.