Hours & Location


Office hours (updated 1/28/2023)

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 29, 2023 (Memorial Day) – Closed
  • Tuesday, July 4, 2023 (Independence Day) – Closed
  • Monday, September 4, 2023 (Labor Day) – Closed
  • Thursday, November 23, 2023 (Thanksgiving) – Closed
  • Friday, November 24, 2023 – (Tentative) Online Services Only – The physical office will be closed. Limited staff are available by email and voicemail.
  • Monday, December 25, 2023 – (Legal holiday) – Closed
  • Tuesday, December, 26, 2023 to Friday, December 29, 2023 – (Tentative) Online Services Only – The physical office will be closed. Limited staff are available by email and voicemail.
  • Monday, January 1, 2024 (New Year’s Day) – Closed
  • Tuesday, January 2, 2024 to  Friday, January 5, 2024 – (Tentative) Physical office open 10am-2pm.  Staff are available by email and phone 8am-4:30pm.
  • Monday, January 15, 2024 (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 McBurney 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 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 – Self service kiosk (enter on Lake Street):
    • Please call call (608) 263-2741 or text (608) 225-7956 upon arrival
    • 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 – Meters
  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