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Cancer Vaccine Institute
University of Washington
850 Republican Street
Box 358050
Seattle, WA 98109-4714
206-543-8557 (tel)
206-685-3128 (fax)

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Clinical Trials Information 

866.932.8588 (toll free)
206.221.5529 (fax)


From I-5 North or South: Take exit 167, Mercer Street/Seattle Center. Turn left onto Fairview Avenue North and turn right onto Republican Street. Proceed 4 blocks west to the South Lake Union complex. Look for signage indicating "UW Medicine Research."

From Downtown: Take Westlake Ave. going north then left at Republican. Go one block through the 9th Ave. intersection and the 850 parking garage will be on your immediate right. The 750 garage is one block further to the west.

Google Map: 850 Republican Street, Seattle WA 98109-4714  

The SLU complex is served by two shuttles, both stopping on Republican Street. The UWMC – SLU shuttle runs between UW Medical Center, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center and SLU; The HMC – SLU shuttle runs between Harborview Medical Center, Seattle Children’s Hospital Research Institute (9th & Stewart) and SLU. Routes and timetables can be found here:

King County Metro Trip Planner The UW SLU campus is served by Metro Transit bus routes 17, 26 and 28. 


SLU garages: The entrances to both garages is on Republican Street. Parking in the SLU garages is free with a UW parking pass. Commuter tickets are also accepted. For those without a pass, hourly and daily rates are offered (payment by Visa/MasterCard only). The garage elevator will take you directly to the reception desk (opens onto the lobby) NOTE: You will need to have your ticket validated/paid at the reception desk in order to exit the garage (the arm at the exit will not raise without it).

Street parking: available on 8th & 9th Avenues or in the hourly lots on the east side of 9th Avenue.