Palmer Commons

Directions from the North:

  • U.S. 23 South to Exit 45, M-14 West
  • Exit 3, 'Ann Arbor' (you will now be on Main Street)
  • Main Street to Huron Street
  • Turn left (East) onto Huron Street
  • Proceed East on Huron Street. Huron street becomes Washtenaw Avenue
  • Turn right onto Palmer Drive (100 yards past Huron/Washtenaw curve)
  • Parking structure has 2 entrances on left side of Palmer Drive: First is for UM faculty and staff, second is for visitors, UM faculty and staff (100 yards further on Palmer Drive)

Ground Level Entrance:

  • Palmer Commons ground level entrance is on right (North) side of Palmer Drive. Cross street at Washtenaw Ave. crosswalk.

Accessible Entrance:

  • Upon exiting your vehicle, look for large metal Maize and Blue signs that read "East Elevators."
  • Proceed towards the East Elevators and follow the signs that list Palmer Commons (there are 3 sets of elevators in the structure, east, north and south).
  • In the elevator, push the PL Level (Plaza Level) and exit onto the outdoor plaza near the Life Science Institute entrance. Continue across the outdoor plaza to Palmer Commons; Glass House Cafe sign is visible in the vestibule window.

Directions from the South:

  • U.S. 23 North to Exit 37B, Washtenaw Avenue West
  • Washtenaw Avenue West to Palmer Drive
  • Turn left onto Palmer Drive
  • Parking structure has 2 entrances on left side of Palmer Drive: First is for UM faculty and staff, second is for visitors, UM faculty and staff (100 yards further on Palmer Drive)

Ground Level Entrance:

  • Palmer Commons ground level entrance is on right (North) side of Palmer Drive. Cross street at Washtenaw Ave. crosswalk.

Accessible Entrance:

  • Upon exiting your vehicle, look for large metal Maize and Blue signs that read "East Elevators."
  • Proceed towards the East Elevators and follow the signs that list Palmer Commons (there are 3 sets of elevators in the structure, east, north and south).
  • In the elevator, push the PL Level (Plaza Level) and exit onto the outdoor plaza near the Life Science Institute entrance. Continue across the outdoor plaza to Palmer Commons; Glass House Cafe sign is visible in the vestibule window.

Directions from the East from M-14:

  • M-14 West to Exit 8, U.S. 23 South
  • U.S. 23 South to Exit 37B, Washtenaw Avenue West
  • Washtenaw Avenue West to Palmer Drive
  • Turn left onto Palmer Drive
  • Parking structure has 2 entrances on left side of Palmer Drive: First is for UM faculty and staff, second is for Visitors, UM faculty and staff (100 yards further on Palmer Drive)

Ground Level Entrance:

  • Palmer Commons ground level entrance is on right (North) side of Palmer Drive. Cross street at Washtenaw Ave. crosswalk.

Accessible Entrance:

  • Upon exiting your vehicle, look for large metal Maize and Blue signs that read "East Elevators."
  • Proceed towards the East Elevators and follow the signs that list Palmer Commons (there are 3 sets of elevators in the structure, east, north and south).
  • In the elevator, push the PL Level (Plaza Level) and exit onto the outdoor plaza near the Life Science Institute entrance. Continue across the outdoor plaza to Palmer Commons; Glass House Cafe sign is visible in the vestibule window.

Directions from the East from I-94:

  • I-94 West to Exit 180-B, U.S. 23 North
  • U.S. 23 North to Exit 37B, Washtenaw Avenue West
  • Washtenaw Avenue West to Palmer Drive
  • Turn left onto Palmer Drive
  • Parking structure has 2 entrances on left side of Palmer Drive: First is for UM faculty and staff, second is for visitors, UM faculty and staff (100 yards further on Palmer Drive)

Ground Level Entrance:

  • Palmer Commons ground level entrance is on right (North) side of Palmer Drive. Cross street at Washtenaw Ave. crosswalk.

Accessible Entrance:

  • Upon exiting your vehicle, look for large metal Maize and Blue signs that read "East Elevators."
  • Proceed towards the East Elevators and follow the signs that list Palmer Commons (there are 3 sets of elevators in the structure, east, north and south).
  • In the elevator, push the PL Level (Plaza Level) and exit onto the outdoor plaza near the Life Science Institute entrance. Continue across the outdoor plaza to Palmer Commons; Glass House Cafe sign is visible in the vestibule window.

Directions from the West from I-94:

  • I-94 East to Exit 180-B, U.S. 23 North
  • U.S. 23 North to Exit 37B, Washtenaw Avenue West
  • Washtenaw Avenue West to Palmer Drive
  • Turn left onto Palmer Drive
  • Parking structure has 2 entrances on left side of Palmer Drive: First is for UM faculty and staff, second is for visitors, UM faculty and staff (100 yards further on Palmer Drive)

Ground Level Entrance:

  • Palmer Commons ground level entrance is on right (North) side of Palmer Drive. Cross street at Washtenaw Ave. crosswalk.

Accessible Entrance:

  • Upon exiting your vehicle, look for large metal Maize and Blue signs that read "East Elevators."
  • Proceed towards the East Elevators and follow the signs that list Palmer Commons (there are 3 sets of elevators in the structure, east, north and south).
  • In the elevator, push the PL Level (Plaza Level) and exit onto the outdoor plaza near the Life Science Institute entrance. Continue across the outdoor plaza to Palmer Commons; Glass House Cafe sign is visible in the vestibule window.