Jurisdiction

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Geographical Boundaries

The geographical boundaries of the University of Washington campus are outlined in green on the University of Washington campus map. The University of Washington falls within the city of Seattle. The University of Washington Police Department (UWPD) exercises primary policing responsibility over the grounds of the University of Washington that are part of the University Major Institutional Boundaries (MIB), described as follows:

The main campus, to include all University of Washington buildings, common areas, parking areas and roads to the east of 15th Ave NE, south of NE 45th Street, west of Montlake Boulevard NE and north of NE Pacific Street.

The east campus, to include all University of Washington buildings, common areas, structures, parking areas and roads to the east of Montlake Boulevard NE, south of NE 45th Street, west of Mary Gates Memorial Drive, north of Union Bay and south of NE 41st Street to the eastern boundary of the Center for Urban Horticulture.

The south campus, to include all University of Washington buildings, common areas, parking areas and roads to the east of 15th Ave NE, south of NE Pacific Street, west of Montlake Boulevard NE and north of the Lake Washington Ship Canal.

The west campus, to include all University of Washington buildings, common areas and parking areas to the east of 6th Avenue NE (including Benjamin Hall), south of NE 45th Street, west of 15th Ave NE, north of NE Boat Street/NE Pacific Street with the exception of the following premises: College Inn at 1406 NE 40th, LDS Seattle Institute of Religion at 3925 15th Ave NE and Bean & Bagel at 1410 NE 40th. West campus includes the following roadways: Lincoln Way, Cowlitz Road and the NE Campus Parkway common grass median.

Buildings & Areas

The following buildings and parking areas are not located on main campus but are the primary jurisdiction of the UWPD:

Cedar Apartments East and West – 1128 NE 41st St.
Creative Communications – 3901 7th Ave NE
Northlake Building – 814 NE Northlake Place
Eagleson Hall – 1417 NE 42nd Street
Social Work/Speech and Hearing Bldg – 4101 15th Ave NE
Plant Services – 4515 25th Ave NE
Benjamin Hall – 670 NE Northlake Place
Communications & Computing – 4545 15th Ave NE
UW Tower – 4333 Brooklyn Ave NE
UW Tower Bldg A – 4328 Brooklyn Ave NE
Collegiana Building – 4311 12th Ave NE
Roosevelt Commons – 4311 11th Ave NE
Roosevelt I Building – 4225 Roosevelt Way NE
Roosevelt II Building – 4245 Roosevelt Way NE
Parking Areas: H5, W2, W20-23, W40, W44, W45, W46, W51 and N28

The following off-campus housing areas, including all University of Washington buildings, common areas and parking areas are under the UWPD jurisdiction:

Blakeley Village – 4747 30th Ave NE
Laurel Village – 4200 Mary Gates Memorial Drive
2104 House – 2104 NE 45th Street
Nordheim Court – 5000 25th Ave NE
Commodore Duchess Apartments – 4009 15th Ave NE

**Please note that the street addresses given are not necessarily the same as the mailing addresses for these buildings.**