General Information 

Below is genral information including facility access.  If you have other questions or need additional information about department operations, contact one of the appropriate staff members.

Hellems Building Building Access

The Department of Linguistics is located in the Hellems Building 1550 Central Campus Mall and Lucille Berkeley Buchanan Building 1500 Central Campus Mall on the University of Colorado Boulder's Main Campus. The building is open and can be accessed by CU Boulder faculty, staff, students, and affiliates between the hours of 7 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. 

Linguistics faculty, staff, and students* who may need to have extended access (7 a.m. to 10 p.m. and weekends) should email Cynthia Clark for building access. Students who require extended access to the building and/or need keys to any labs or office spaces require the permission of their faculty advisor/supervisor.  To receive keys to a office or space, please email Cynthia Clark for keys with the room number and building that you need key access.

Building Access and Key Request

class in session Room Reservation

The Department of Linguistics has one departmentally controlled room Hellems 285.  This classroom/conference room is controlled by Linguistics.  Linguistics classes/seminars are scheduled in Hellems 285.  If you need to use the room, please contact Cynthia Clark who manages use of the room.  The room is locked at all times.  If you use the room and have food and drinks, please clean up after you are done.  Garbage and Recycling are right outside the classroom.  Compost disposal is in the bathrooms.

campus mapTransportation & Parking

CU Boulder's Parking Services offers a variety of permit options for faculty, staff, and students. It is possible to get around Boulder (and campus) without a car using alternative options such as the bus or a bike.  LING faculty and staff who wish to purchase a permit should fill out the Faculty and Staff Parking Permit Application and send it to the programs parking liaison, Linda Park.

More information for student permits is available on Parking Services Student Permit page.

Temporary permits are available to campus affiliates and visitors by phone at (303) 735-PARK (7275). Please have your license plate number available. For additional visitor parking options, view Parking Services Visitor Parking page.