Directions to the Emergency Department

   Emergency Department at University Hospital
   1675 Highland Ave., Madison | (608) 262-2398
    Always Open

 

 

 

 

Please Note; the primary entrance to the UW Health Emergency Department is not the same as for the hospital and clinics.

From the East side of Madison;

Take Campus Drive to University Bay Drive. Turn right on University Bay Drive and go up the small hill. At the top of the hill, follow the road past the American Family Children’s Hospital entrance on your right. Just past the American Family Children’s Hospital Entrance, you will see the emergency department entrance (under the ramp). There is free parking in the ramp for the emergency department. If this area is full, there is additional fee parking accessible at the back of the ramp. Ticket validation is available in the emergency department.  

From the West side of Madison;

Take University Avenue to University Bay Drive. Turn Left on University Bay Drive and go up the small hill. At the top of the hill, follow the road past the American Family Children’s Hospital entrance on your right. Just past the American Family Children’s Hospital Entrance, you will see the emergency department entrance (under the ramp). There is free parking in the ramp for the emergency department. If this area is full, there is additional fee parking accessible at the back of the ramp. Ticket validation is available in the emergency department.

Although the Emergency Department does not have an assigned street address, if you use 1677 Highland Avenue, Madison, WI in your GPS or mapping program, this will get you to the entrance. 

Map to the UW Emergency Department:

For detailed directions coming from outside of Madison, please go to Map and Locations to the Emergency Department provided on the UWHealth webpage.