The NSF ZEUS laser facility and offices are located at
2200 Bonisteel Avenue
Ann Arbor, MI
U-M North Campus with building identifications (pdf)
Maps, Directions, & Transportation information for all U-M campus
The nearest airport is the Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (28 miles away). You can also fly into the Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International Airport (100 miles away), or the Gerald R. Ford International Airport (124 miles away).
If you are driving from Detroit Metro Airport, the distance is 28 miles and will take approximately 40 minutes, depending on traffic/construction.
- Take highway I-94 West to exit 180 (18.5 mi) for Highway US-23 North
- Take US-23 North to exit 41 (5.8 mi), Plymouth Road
- Take Plymouth Rd. West to Murfin Road (1.7 mi)
- Turn left onto Murfin Rd. to public parking lot (0.6 mi) at the Pierpont Commons (which is on the corner of Murfin and Bonisteel Blvd).
- The ERB I Building is Bonisteel Blvd on the right hand side near the intersection with Beal Ave.
Please refer to the North Campus Parking map below for parking locations on North Campus. Visitors without parking passes may only park in the RED marked lots (NC 5, NC 10, NC 16, NC 26, NC 27, NC 34, NC 40, NC 43, NC 44, NC 48, NC 63, NC 84, NC 92, NC 99, NC 105). You are able to pay by credit card.
There is a drive with 15 minute parking in front of the Lurie Engineering Center. Please don’t park in the Blue Parking lot near the building unless you have already received a parking permit or you will get a ticket.
PLEASE NOTE: Parking is extremely limited, especially during working hours (8am – 5pm M-F). We recommend that you arrive early to give yourself time to find a spot. If you want to avoid the hassle, you can park on Central Campus and take the bus to North, or you can take a can/lyft/uber.
Additional information is available from U-M Parking and Transportation Services.
Directions to the ZEUS Facility & Offices
The main offices for ZEUS are on the sixth floor of the ERB 1 building. Once in the ERB 1 building, take the elevator. The ZEUS Facility and research faculty and staff offices are located in the Carl A. Gerstacker Building. Walk through the front doors that face Bonisteel Blvd. and take the first right, you will turn around the corner and enter the ZEUS facility. To reach the research faculty and staff offices, take the stairs (or elevator when you first entered the building) to the second floor, follow the signs for ZEUS.