Maps to UAlbany SPH

The School's primary offices are located on the University at Albany's Health Sciences Campus, 1 University Place Rensselaer, NY 12144, in East Greenbush, NY (only the mailing address is Rensselaer). Academic programs are based at this location, except for the Departments of Biomedical Sciences and Environmental Health Sciences, which are located in Wadsworth Center Labs in Albany, NY.

Follow the directions below to find out how to best get to the school.

Click below for maps.

Map of Albany and Rensselaer Area Map of SPH Area
Albany and Rensselaer area School of Public Health area

From most points of origin, easiest access is from Interstate 787

[If you are coming from the east, along the Massachusetts Turnpike, or from the southeast, up the Taconic Parkway, click here for directions.]

If you are traveling to the area on the NYS Thruway, we recommend that you take Exit 23 and head North on Route 787.

From Route 787:

  • Take the Rensselaer Exit for Rtes. 9 and 20 off of Rte. 787. This travels across the Hudson River on the Dunn Memorial Bridge
  • At the end of the bridge, stay to the left, following signs to East Greenbush via Rtes. 9 and 20.
  • Follow Columbia Turnpike (Routes 9 and 20) up the hill. At the fourth traffic light, make a left onto Discovery Drive.
  • The University at Albany Health Sciences Campus


Interactive Google Map of Health Sciences Campus

To obtain directions to the Health Sciences Campus from your current location, please use UAlbany's Interactive Google Map. When choosing your destination, please select:

Campus: Health Sciences Campus
Area: Academic
Specific Area: Gilda George Education Center

GPS Directions

Enter the following address into your GPS for the School of Public Health:
1 University Place
Rensselaer, NY 12144

*Please note- when entering the address in your GPS, the "city" field should be Rensselaer NOT Albany. If you search for the University at Albany in your GPS, it will bring you to the Main Campus in Albany. We are not located on that campus. We are located on the Health Sciences Campus in Rensselaer, NY. 

Campus Map

We're very easy to locate on campus in the George Education Center.
Click here for a map of the Health Sciences Campus facility.