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Visitor Information

Visitor Guide

Visitor Guide

We're glad to see you're interested in visiting Central Washington University, located in Ellensburg, WA. If you're thinking of stopping by, you might want to check out the CWU Visitor's Guide! Learn about facilities available on campus and local attractions, such as the Grand Meridian Movie Theater or the Rodeo Bowl. Find a place to stay the night. Discover some of the best restaurants Ellensburg has to offer. If you're looking for things to do and places to visit in Ellensburg, this is the place!

 

Campus Map

Campus Map

Directions From SeaTac Airport:
  1. Follow signs to I-405 (Renton-Bellevue)
  2. Take I-405 North 11 miles to I-90
  3. Follow I-90 East 100 miles to the 2nd Ellensburg Exit
  4. Turn left and stay on Main Street
  5. Turn right on East University Way
  6. Turn left on D St. and proceed to 14th Ave
  7. Turn right on 14th Ave
  8. Follow 14th Ave until you see Nicholson on your left
  9. The best location to park is in front of Nicholson Pavilion
From the East:
  1. Take the first Ellensburg Exit
  2. Turn right and stay on Main Street
  3. Turn right on University Way
  4. Proceed to D St.
  5. Take a left on D St.
  6. Proceed to 14th Ave and take a left
  7. Follow 14th Ave until you see Nicholson on your left