Hours & Location


Office hours (updated 1/15/2024)

    • McBurney Center Access Consultants and Staff are generally available 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM, Monday through Friday.
    • Appointments & trainings are being conducted by web conferencing, phone, or in-person
    • Scheduling: contact the front desk staff  by phone (608)263-2741, text (608)225-7956, or email front desk.

General Office Hours Information

8:00 AM – 4:30 PM, Monday through Friday

Dates that UW-Madison is Closed and that the McBurney Center has Online Services Only or Reduced Hours

(If you need assistance with an emergency situation and our office is closed, please contact the Dean of Students Office at (608) 263-5700.)

  • Monday, May 27, 2024 (Memorial Day) – Closed
  • Thursday, July 4, 2024 (Independence Day) – Closed
  • Monday, September 2, 2024 (Labor Day) – Closed
  • Thursday, November 28, 2024 (Thanksgiving) – Closed
  • Friday, November 29, 2024 – (Tentative) Online Services Only – The physical office will be closed. Limited staff are available by email and voicemail.
  • Tuesday, December 24, 2024 – (Legal holiday) – Closed
  • Wednesday, December 25, 2024 – (Legal holiday) – Closed
  • Thursday, December, 26, 2024 to Monday, December 30, 2024 – (Tentative) Online Services Only – The physical office will be closed. Limited staff are available by email and voicemail.
  • Tuesday, December 31, 2024 (New Year’s Day Eve) – Closed
  • Wednesday, January 1, 2025 (New Year’s Day) – Closed
  • Thursday, January 2, 2025 to Friday, January 3, 2025 – (Tentative) Physical office open 10am-2pm.  Staff are available by email and phone 8am-4:30pm.
  • Monday, January 20, 2025 (Martin Luther King, Jr. Day) – Closed

(During “Online Services Only” days, you can call (608) 263-2741 and leave a voicemail message or email the front desk and your message will be returned as soon as possible.)


The McBurney Center is located at 702 West Johnson Street, near the northwest corner of West Johnson and Lake Streets across from Lot 46, Witte Hall, and Gordon Commons.View of glass entrance doors to McBurney Center and Office of Admissions at 702 W Johnson St We are on the second floor in Suite 2104. Visitors can access the McBurney Center via an elevator or staircase in the entrance vestibule, or a second interior elevator that also serves the University Square Building’s parking lot (lot entrance is on Lake Street between University and Johnson).

Arriving by Madison Metro City Bus or Campus Bus

Arriving by Intercity Bus

  • Intercity Buses – The intercity bus stop is across East Johnson St. from the McBurney Center on the 200 block of Lake St.

Arriving by Car

There is parking in private, campus, and city ramps, as well as nearby on-street metered parking. Visitors are responsible for parking fees.

  1. University Square Ramp – Below the McBurney Center – Enter on Lake Street – Self service kiosk or pay on exit
    • Standard, disabled and van-accessible stalls
    • Park in stalls located in the southeast corner of the ramp to reach the McBurney Center and Admissions. Internal elevator access to 702 W. Johnson is available during business hours. Access to this lot is limited after hours (midnight to 6 a.m.).
  2. UW Lot 46 Ramp – Gated – Self service kiosk or pay on exit
  3. City of Madison State Street Campus Garage (Lake Street Ramp) Attendant or self service kiosk (two blocks north on Lake Street):

Additional Campus Travel and Parking Information