Spanel Planetarium

Directions and Parking

Getting to Campus

From Interstate 5, take Samish Way / WWU Exit.
Follow WWU direction signs to Bill McDonald Parkway
Pass Sehome High School (on your left).
Continue straight through the stop light (you will still be on the Bill McDonald Parkway).
The Campus Services Building will be the first building on the right after the intersection.

For more information, visit the Parking Office.


The rules for parking are strictly enforced and they change depending on the day of the week and time of the day. For information on the current parking regulations, visit the university's webpage for Parking and Transportation Services.

Entrance to the Planetarium

High St to Haggard Hall Entrance

The planetarium is inside Haggard Hall, which is in the middle of campus, see the map. Enter the Haggard Hall section of the library through the doors underneath the sky bridge. The facility is on the third floor so there is a long climb of stairs. Elevator access is available if needed.