Academic Programs:
  Phone: (650) 723-1941
  Phone: (650) 723-3956
Urban Studies
  Phone: (650) 725-1731
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Location Tip:

Building 120, also known as McClatchy Hall, is located on the north side of the Outer Main Quad.From the Oval, use the ramped path to the right of the steps to reach the arcade level. Turn left at the arcade and proceed down the Outer Quad arcade. Building 120 is on the right side.


Building 120 houses the Communications, Sociology and Urban Studies departments. Building 120 has four floors, a basement level and a sub-basement level. An elevator accesses all floors of the building. Office spaces, research areas, classrooms and conference rooms are located throughout the building. In addition, there is a large classroom/auditorium in the basement and a department library on the 1st floor.

Accessible Entrance:

The main entrance to Building 120 is accessible. It is located via the Outer Quad arcade and is equipped with a power-operated door. There are also secondary accessible entrances near Memorial Court and via the courtyard adjacent to Building 160 (power-operated door). Once inside the main entrance, head down the hallway to the left. The elevator is on the left side of the hallway.


All restrooms in the building are multi-stall. Women's wheelchair accessible restrooms are located on the sub-basement level, 1st floor and 3rd floor. Men's wheelchair accessible restrooms are located on the basement level, 2nd floor and 4th floor.

Parking & Transportation:

Disabled parking is located at the top of the Oval on either side for closer access to the front of the Main Quad. The closest Marguerite shuttle stop is located directly in front of the Main Quad on Serra Mall.

Points of Interest:

While at the Main Quad, visit Memorial Church or the Rodin Collection in Memorial Court. There are also several cafes located in the Main Quad area. 11/2017

For disability access information about any building not listed in the Campus Access Guide, please contact the Diversity and Access Office, (650) 725-0326, We welcome your feedback about the Mobility Guide and requests for further information.