Parking and logistics information for NEWIN SWIM 2017

Parking Permits and Logistics Information from WPI for SWIM 2017

We are excited to host the Symposium on Water Innovation in Massachusetts (SWIM) at Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) on Monday, September 18th. We look forward to hosting you for this exciting program. This message includes logistical information for your visit to WPI, including parking and directions.

Please click on the link below to access copies of these files:

Parking and Directions

Campus Map

Parking Placard



Please park in the Park Avenue Garage at the corner of Park Avenue and Salisbury Street. The GPS address for the garage is 151 Salisbury Street, Worcester. Please print the Parking Pass attached to this email and place on the dashboard of your vehicle. This is very important; Campus Police will ticket cars without a pass. If you arrive at WPI without a pass, please park and see the staff at the Registration Table. It is an approximately 5 minute walk from the parking garage to the Rubin Campus Center where the workshop will be held (walking directions are below).If you are in need of handicap accessible parking, please let us know as soon as possible so that parking arrangements can be made.

Direction to Meeting Rooms in Rubin Campus Center:

*Please see the attached campus map. Please be advised that the Alumni Gymnasium adjacent to the Rubin Campus Center is now a construction site. Therefore, the sidewalk between the Alumni Gymnasium and Higgins Laboratories that leads to the Campus Center is no longer available. Please follow the directions below.*

From the Park Avenue garage, bear to your right and proceed toward the Sports and Recreation Center (the building adjacent to the football field). Proceed up the stairs, which take you to the front entrance of the Sports and Recreation Center and the WPI Quad. (To take an elevator, follow the ramp next to the stairs, enter the Recreation Center, continue to 2nd door on the right, take the elevator to the lobby-3rd floor, and proceed to the exit and the WPI Quad.) From the WPI Quad, follow the sidewalk that takes you along the left side of the Quad (the Harrington auditorium will be on your left; as will the construction site for the new Foise Innovation Studio). Continue to follow the sidewalk until you pass Higgins Laboratories. Take a left and follow the sidewalk to the patio where four sidewalks intersect (the Project Center is on your right and Higgins Laboratories is on your left). Bear left to the entrance to the Rubin Campus Center.


Registration Check-In:

Upon arrival at the Rubin Campus Center, please proceed to the 3rd floor and check-in at the Registration Desk outside the Odeum to receive your conference packet. Included in your packet will be information on how to access WPI’s Wi-Fi network.



Questions about the workshop can be directed to Marcus Gay – email me at:


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