Map & Directions to J‑School
Graduate School of Journalism
121 North Gate Hall #5860
University of California
Berkeley, California 94720-5860
Directions to North Gate Hall:
North Gate Hall is located on the northern edge of the UC Berkeley campus, on the southeast corner of the intersection of Euclid and Hearst avenues. When you are entering the campus through the North Gate, the cedar-shingled building on your left is North Gate Hall.
Directions to North Gate Hall using Google Maps
Directions to the UC Berkeley campus.
The nearest parking garage is the Lower Hearst Structure, one block west of the School on the northeast corner of Hearst and Scenic avenues. There, hourly pay parking is available at all times on Level 2 in the Gold Zone only on the eastern end of the lot. Visit the UCB Parking and Transportation page for more information.
North Gate Hall ADA Access:
The ADA-accessible entrance to North Gate Hall is located in the inner courtyard. To reach this entrance, go to the south side of the building along Haviland Road, and take the path at the farthest southeast corner into the courtyard. The ADA entrance is through the south-facing door. The courtyard ADA-accessible entrance is unlocked during business hours, Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., and for special events.
For Room B-1, take the same southeast ramp off Haviland Road, but instead of heading towards the courtyard, take the path splitting off to the east side of North Gate Hall. The ADA-accessible door on the east side of North Gate Hall is open during business hours.
For North Gate Hall's general assignment classroom, Room 105, take the same southeast ramp off Haviland Road, using the B1 path that splits off to the east side of North Gate Hall. The backdoor entrance to 105 is on your left. Access to 105 is controlled by the UCB Registrar's Office.
ADA access to North Gate Hall's Radio Lab is through the door marked Knight Digital Media Center on the south side of the building along Haviland Road. This door is kept locked at all times. For access through this entrance, call the J‑School's main office at (510) 642-3383 during business hours, or call the TV and radio lab manager, Jim Richards, at (510) 501-8495.
For the North Gate TV Studio, please call ahead to the TV lab manager, Jim Richards, at (510) 501-8495. He can also enable use of the freight elevator.