Visit Us

We welcome you to visit the School of Human Ecology located in Nancy Nicholas Hall, a beautifully renovated educational building with LEED Gold certification and a rich history. Feel free to take a self-guided tour during regular building hours, Monday-Friday, 7am-8pm. Or schedule a more formal visit using the links below.

Types of Visits

Prospective undergraduate student tours

Prospective graduate student tours

Current student advisor meetings

Design Gallery exhibition hours

Helen Louise Allan Textile Collection appointments

Official UW-Madison campus visits


The closest parking ramp to Nancy Nicholas Hall is Lot 20. Additional parking is available in the State Street Campus Ramp. There is also free after hours and weekend parking on campus. View the online campus parking map.

Public Transportation

The University of Wisconsin-Madison campus is located in downtown Madison. Public transportation is an easy way to travel on campus and buses frequently stop directly in front of Nancy Nicholas Hall, located at 1300 Linden Drive. Information about bus routes can be found on the Madison Metro website and also at the bus stops themselves.

SoHE Walking Tour