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Visitor Information

Visiting us without an appointment is not recommended. Our hours, duties, and staff location vary, so please contact us beforehand or consider coming during Office Hours  instead (Main Campus and HCSPH).

Research Computing is located on the second floor of 38 Oxford Street, Cambridge, MA 02138. Please note that this building is not actually on Oxford Street. It is located just to the east (or behind) the Northwest Labs, and just north of the Biological Labs. Click here for an interactive map or see the custom map below.

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Video directions from Oxford Street assuming you are opposite Maxwell Dworkin can be viewed here.

Office Hours

For office hours, use the entrance on the southwest corner of the building (marked in the map below), which is unlocked during regular business hours. Walk up the ramp and go through the double-doors. Conference room 100 is directly in front of you as you walk through the double doors.

Shipping Address:
FAS Research Computing
38 Oxford St., 2nd Floor
c/o 52 Oxford St. Shipping & Receiving
Cambridge, MA 02138

By Car

If you are planning to drive, please be advised that on-street parking is very limited and the University-owned parking garage (52 Oxford) require a pre-paid day permit. We strongly urge using public transportation.


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