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Performing, Visual, and Digital Arts area:
Directions
The Theater Arts Center, the Music Center, the Digital Arts Center and the Baskin Visual Arts Center are about a 20-minute drive from downtown Santa Cruz. From Empire Grade Road, turn right onto Heller Drive at the West Entrance of UCSC. Drive up the hill. Turn right onto Meyer Drive just after the fourth stop sign. The Theater Arts Center and the Baskin Visual Arts Center are a short walk uphill. The Music Center and the Digital Arts Center are at the south end of the lot.
Disabled access parking for Theater Arts and Baskin Visual Arts is available along the upper service road near the traffic circle; disabled spaces are available in the parking lot near the entrance to the Music Center and the Digital Arts Research Center. 
Transit District buses and campus shuttles stop on Heller Drive about two “blocks” from our facilities (at the Porter College/College Eight bus stops). Walk to our facilities via the stairs and paths. 
For performances: please allow at least 30 minutes to park, purchase a parking permit, pick up your tickets (if applicable), and be seated before the program is set to begin.

The Digital Arts Research Center (DARC) is about a 15-20 minute drive from downtown Santa Cruz. The main entrance to the University is located at the intersection of Bay and High streets.

To visit the Parking Kiosk for a campus parking permit or to ask directions, proceed through the main entrance and look for the parking kiosk on your right.

To go directly to the Digital Arts Research Center, proceed northwest on Empire Grade Road for approximately one mile. At the stop light, turn right onto Heller Drive at the West Entrance of UCSC. Proceed up the hill. Just after the fourth stop sign, turn right onto Meyer Drive. The Digital Arts Research Center is at the northeast end of the parking lot.

Transit District buses and campus shuttles stop on Heller Drive about two "blocks" away (at the Porter College/College Eight bus stops). Walk to our facilities via the stairs and along the path leading to the parking lot.

To visit the DANM office, enter the building and either walk up the stairs in the center of the building or take the elevator to the third floor. The office is DARC 302. Cross the outside balcony, turn right, and DARC 302 is on your left.

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Parking

UCSC requires a parking permit on evenings and weekends in our parking lot. Parking permits valid across campus are available for purchase from the kiosk at the main entrance; the parking lot at the DARC also has a limited number of "pay-by-number" spaces serviced by a vending machine in the lot.

Disabled access parking spaces are available in the parking lot near the entrance to the Digital Arts Research Center.

For more about campus parking, visit Transportation and Parking Services (TAPS).