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Astro Zone Bio Zone The Circuit Puzzle Patch Bod Quad Chem Lab The Geo Sphere Earthly Realms Physics Field

Parking Welcome/Information Dining Bus Stop First Aid

  • Astronomy Department
  • Kirkwood Observatory
  • Animal Behavior Program
  • Biology Building
  • Concerned Scientists at IU
  • O’Neill School (SPEA) 
  • Center of Excellence for Women & Technology
  • Franklin Hall Commons
  • Psychological & Brain Sciences Department
  • Mathematics Department
  • Lilly Library’s Jerry Slocum Mechanical Puzzle Collection
  • First Aid: Intra Collegiate Medical Services
  • Lindley Hall
  • School of Nursing
  • School of Optometry
  • Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences Department
  • Chemistry Building
  • Chemistry Department
  • Sciences Library
  • Geological Sciences Building
    1001 E. 10th St.
    IGWS Learning Lab Room 1011

Maxwell Hall

  • History & Philosophy of Science and Medicine Department
  • Integrated Program in the Environment
  • IU Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
  • McCalla Collections

Owen Hall Plaza

  • Luddy School of Informatics
  • Water and Geological Survey

Student Building

  • Anthropology Department
  • Earth and Atmospheric Sciences Department
  • Geography Department
  • Medieval Studies Institute
  • Physics Department
  • Swain Hall West

Additional Destinations


Parking garages

Unless otherwise posted, parking is free in the garages beginning at 6 p.m. on Friday and all day Saturday and Sunday. Garages closest to Science Fest are:

  • Henderson Garage on the corner of Atwater and S. Fess Aves. with entrances on Fess and on Indiana Ave.
  • Atwater Garage on Atwater and Faculty Aves., with entrance on Faculty Ave.

IUB Surface lots

These lots are free to anyone on weekday evenings after 5pm and all weekend. Enforcement begins at 7am Monday-Friday.

  • Lot #404: Behind the Von Lee building (but limited, due to construction)
  • Lot #412: corner of Fourth and Dunn streets
  • Lot #402: corner of Sixth and Dunn streets
  • Lot #426: on the north side of Atwater Ave between S. Woodlawn and S. Fess Avenues

First Aid

  • First aid has moved to the Bod Quad this year
  • First aid for minor scuffs and bumps
  • Always call 911 in case of emergency

Welcome Tables

In every building!

  • Pick up an eclipse viewer
  • Get a printed map
  • Ask questions!
  • Get answers!

Bus Stop

  • It’s a bus stop!