Wisconsin's Public Liberal Arts College

Map and Directions


Lake Superior Research Institute

Map and Directions

Our Address:
University of Wisconsin-Superior
Barstow Hall Room 4
Belknap & Catlin
Superior, WI 54880

Where to find us:
Superior is located in northwestern Wisconsin at the western tip of Lake Superior. The main campus entrance is located at Belknap Street (U.S. Highway 2) and Catlin Avenue.

When you get on campus:
The directions below will guide you to Catlin Avenue, which runs through campus. If you are unfamiliar with UW-Superior, please stop at the Campus Welcome Center located on Catlin Avenue at Belknap Street.

From Wisconsin:

  1. If you're driving from the south, take U.S. Highway 53. If coming from the east, use U.S. Highway 2.
  2. Both highways junction east of Superior. Follow them into the city until you reach the traffic signal for Belknap Street, where U.S. Highway 2 turns left.
  3. Follow U.S. 2/Belknap Street for approximately three-quarters mile and you will see UW-Superior on your left.
  4. Turn left at the stoplight onto Catlin Avenue and enter campus. Campus Welcome Center and parking lots are on your right.

From Minnesota:

Coming from the north

  1. Follow U.S. Highway 53 into Duluth, across the Blatnik Bridge and into Superior until you reach the stoplight at Belknap Street/U.S. Highway 2.
  2. U.S. Highway 2 turns to your right. Follow it for approximately three-quarters mile and you will see UW-Superior on your left.
  3. Turn left at the stoplight onto Catlin Avenue and enter campus. Campus Welcome Center and parking lots are on your right.

Coming from the west

  1. Follow U.S. Highway 2 until it junctions with Interstate 35 near Duluth.
  2. Follow U.S. Highway 2/I-35 into Duluth, then follow U.S. Highway 2 across the Bong Bridge and into Superior.
  3. Follow U.S. Highway 2 through Superior. At the stoplight for Catlin Avenue, turn right and enter campus. Campus Welcome Center and parking lots are on your right.

Coming from the south

  1. Follow Interstate 35 to Duluth.
  2. Exit onto U.S. Highway 2 and follow it across the Bong Bridge into Superior.
  3. Follow U.S. Highway 2 through Superior until you reach the stoplight for Catlin Avenue. Turn right and enter campus. Campus Welcome Center and parking lots are on your right.

By Air:
Scheduled airline service is available to
Duluth International Airport in neighboring Duluth, Minnesota. Taxi cabs and rental cars are available at the airport.

By Bus:
Greyhound Bus Lines serves neighboring Duluth, Minnesota. The terminal is a short taxi ride from campus.


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