Golden Bear Center
1995 University Ave.
Berkeley, CA 94704
In person: Second floor, Suite 200: Monday–Friday, 9 am–12 pm and 1 pm–4pm
Phone: (510) 642-4111, Monday–Friday, 10 am–12 pm and 1 pm–4pm
We are closed on these holidays.
Taking public transportation?
We are located just a few blocks away from the Downtown Berkeley BART station. If you plan to use AC Transit, the closest major intersection is at University Avenue and Shattuck Avenue.
Bike parking is available in the rear parking lot and in the garage. Please be sure to use a high-security lock when parking your bicycle, even for a short period of time. Bicycles and motorized scooters are not permitted inside the Golden Bear Center.
Driving?Parking (both the parking garage and surface lot) is $2/hour, with a daily maximum of $20. There is no discounted evening rate or early bird rate. Payment may be made by telephone or by using the self-service payment machines in the garage. Visa, MC, AMEX and Discover are accepted. To pay by telephone, go to paybyphone.com or call (866) 234-7275. Indicate location 9947. There is a $0.35 fee for paying by telephone. The self-service machine will also accept cash payment.
Motorcycles riders should use the designated spaces on the surface lot and will need to display an MC permit. Get more information.
Note: Street parking in Berkeley is limited with regulations heavily enforced. Please be sure to check signage that references designated (“sticker”) parking areas, time limits and street sweeping zones.
If you are enrolled in a class that has an open lab component, you are free to use our computer training facility.
Mon.–Thurs., 8:30 am–9:30 pm
Fri., 8:30 am–4:30 pm
Sat., 10 am–5 pm
Sun., 10 am–5 pm