Mon10Apr 2023

Join University President Ching-Hua Wang and the SMU community for their new campus groundbreaking. 

Date Monday, April 10, 2023, from 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. 

Location Across from 500 12th St., Oakland, CA 94607 (This is an outdoor event, located between Broadway and Clay St.)

Event Overview Witness SMU leaders, including President Ching-Hua Wang, celebrate the new campus grounds that will reshape the University experience for our students today and forward into the next 100 years.

Join faculty, students, and Oakland City leaders in Oakland’s City Center by registering using the link below.

Transportation Information

  • Campus Shuttle
    • There will be shuttle service from campus to the event site beginning at 9:30 a.m. and running every 15 minutes. The campus shuttle stop location is 450 30th St. in the roundabout.
    • Shuttle service back to campus will run every 15 minutes until 1:30 p.m. 
      The event shuttle stop location is 525 12th Street.
  • Public Transportation
    • BART – Exit at 12th Street City Center Station. Please see the BART trip planner to route your trip.
    • AC Transit – Multiple bus lines serve the location. Please see the AC Transit trip planner to route your trip.
  • Parking in the Area
    • Oakland City Center West Parking, 525 14th St. 
    • Oakland Convention Center Garage, 550 10th St. 
    • Transpacific Center Garage, 1000 Broadway  
    • Oakland City Center, 505 14th St.

If you have any questions or special needs, please contact Karen Shows at (510-879-9200 ext. 7958) or Veronica Suazo at (510-879-9270).