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Directions to the BMS Building

The BMS Building (shown at point A) is just north of the UF Medical Center/Shands Hospital on Center Drive.


UF Biomedical Sciences Building

Directions from I-75:

From NORTH of Gainesville take I-75 SOUTH get off at exit 384 (Archer Rd / SR 24). As you exit I-75 you will turn left (East) onto Archer Rd.

From SOUTH of Gainesville take I-75 NORTH get off at exit 384 (Archer Rd / SR 24). As you exit I-75 you will turn right (East) onto Archer Rd.

Go several miles east on Archer Road and look for the stop light at Center Drive, where you will turn left to get to the BMS Building. As you approach Center Drive on Archer Road, you will pass Gale Lemerand Drive and will then see the VA Hospital on your right, and a huge red brick building (The UF Medical Center / Shands Hospital) on your left.

Once you are on Center Drive, drive past Shands Hospital, through the 3 way stop, and you will see the Biomedical Science Building on your right.


Parking is free after 4:30 PM in the Orange and Blue lots on the UF campus (please see map).

There is also very limited free parking along the Center Drive after 5pm.

Note: “Decal restricted hours are 7:30 am – 4:30 pm, Monday – Friday, unless otherwise indicated by signage. Decal restrictions are not in effect on weekends and University holidays.”