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Getting Here

The iCELS Reception Office is located at Level 3 of the Albert Sherman Center on the UMass Medical School Campus in Worcester Massachusetts just north of Route 9, on the west side of Lake Quinsigamond, between Plantation Street and Lake Avenue North - in the heart of the Massachusetts commonwealth!

Let us help you. How are you getting to iCELS?

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Driving
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By Cab/Ride
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By Train/Bus
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By Air
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  • Driving/Need Parking

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Destination: University of Massachusetts Medical School SOUTH Road Parking Garage. This is how its entrance looks like. Click on the picture above to link directly to Google Map with this destination set.
  • Address for Google Map, Waze: UMass Medical School SOUTH Road Parking Garage or Google Plus Code 76FQ+X7
  • Other Global Positioning Systems (GPS): 55 N Lake Ave, Worcester, MA 01655.
  • More Guides: Preview your drive by reading the descriptive driving directions here
  • Parking Rates http://umassmed.edu/parking/
  • Traffic Condition: During the mornings and afternoons, traffic from Boston to Worcester tends to be light to moderate, as opposed to heavy in the direction of Worcester to Boston; during the evenings, traffic from Worcester to Boston again tends to be light to moderate - good news for those coming to visit us!

Walking to iCELS after You've Arrived on Campus

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From South Road Parking Garade, or the University Campus Bus Stop, go past the Medical Center and Medical School buildings, head towards the Albert "Albie" Sherman Center (ASC)
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Head towards Albert Sherman Center entrance Level 1 Lobby.
Buzz if you need after hour access to the building.
After you've entered the lobby, you will see a staircase on your left.
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Go up the stairs. At Level 3, turn right. You'd arrive at the iCELS Reception!

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  • Cab/Ride/Uber/Lyft/Drop-off

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Destination: The Albert Sherman Center NORTH Road Entrance
GPS Address: 368 Plantation St, Worcester, MA 01605
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To Enter the Building: Buzz the iCELS Visitor Call Button to the right of the entrance so an iCELS Reception staff can grant you access. Upon entering the buliding, you'll already be at Level 3. Go straight, then turn left right before the staircase. You'd arrive at the iCELS Reception!

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  • By Train/Bus

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Worcester Union Station Central Hub

From BOSTON to WORCESTER Union Station Central Hub
via Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA) Framingham/Worcester Line
via Peter Pan Bus or Greyhound Bus

From SPRINGFIELD to WORCESTER Union Station Central Hub
via Greyhound Bus

From WORCESTER Union Station Central Hub to UMass Memorial Medical Center University Campus
via Worcester Regional Transit Authority (WRTA) Bus Routes # 11, 15, 16 or 24

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WRTA Bus Routes 11, 16 & 24: Bus Stop at Junction of Plantation Road & North Road.
Next: Go to Albert Sherman Building North Road Entrance
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WRTA Bus Route 15: Bus Stop at University Campus.
Next: Go to Albert Sherman Building Lobby 

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  • By Air

There are 5 airports to choose from:

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  • More Guides: Descriptive Driving Directions to the University Campus of UMass Worcester

From the Mass Pike / I-90

Eastbound: At exit 10, take I-290 east to exit 21, turn right at end of ramp and follow Plantation Street south.

Westbound: At exit 11, turn left onto Route 122 north for one mile, turn right at third light onto Sunderland road, left at first light onto Lake Avenue for 2.5 miles and cross Route 9. Make U-turn at second break in divider, then turn right into campus.

From I-495

Northbound: At exit 23, take Route 9 west. Follow Route 9 west for approximately 11 miles. After crossing the Lake Quinsigamond bridge, take first right onto Lake Avenue.

Southbound: At exit 25, take I-290 west to exit 22, turn right at end of ramp, at second traffic light turn left at onto Plantation Street and proceed south.

From I-190

At the merge with I-290 Shrewsbury exit (watch for exit ramp on left), take I-290 east to exit 21, turn right at end of ramp and follow Plantation Street south.

From I-290

Eastbound: At exit 21, turn right at end of ramp and follow Plantation Street south.

Westbound: At exit 22, turn right at end of ramp, at second traffic light turn left onto Plantation Street and proceed south.

Walking to iCELS after you've arrived on campus

  • Still looking for further assistance on directions? Try contacting:

    • Your event's person-in-charge

    • iCELS Reception at 508-856-5434

    • UMass Memorial Medical Center Main Line at 508-334-1000

We wish you a very pleasant and productive visit to iCELS.
Let us know how it went!

 

Last Updated: Jun 1st, 2021

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