Super Bowl 50 and Access to the San Francisco Campus

Please note that access to the San Francisco Campus will be impacted by Super Bowl City. Please consider taking public transportation whenever possible and allow extra travel time regardless of your method of transport. 

Reminder: Super Bowl City in San Francisco opens Saturday, Jan. 30, to the public.

According the BART website, during Super Bowl City ‪‎BART‬ will close the ‪Embarcadero‬ Station entrance/exit to Market Street near Spear Street, with the exception of 6:45 am to 9:45 am weekdays from Feb. 1 through Feb. 5. The other five entrance/exits at Embarcadero will remain open during all business hours.

For information on Embarcadero BART Station detours, please visit

For those driving, note that nearby garages will be open; however, it is advisable to approach from south of Market. 

For information on street closures and rerouted public transportation, please visit

View a pedestrian-detour and bicycle-route map.

View an automobile-detours map.

UC Berkeley Extension—San Francisco Campus

160 Spear St., Floors, 5, 6 and 7
San Francisco, CA 94105 (map)
(415) 284-1060

View the spring catalog insert featuring more photos of 160 Spear St.! (PDF)

Business hours: Mon.–Fri., 8 am–5 pm. In addition the center is open weekday evenings and Saturdays when classes are in session or when the computer lab is open. Please note: Students must enter the building through the Main Street entrance on weekends.

Computer Training Facility open lab hours (the lab is only for Extension students enrolled in classes with an open lab component): Mon.–Thurs., 12–9:45 pm; Fri., 10 am–5 pm; Sat., 10 am–5 pm; closed Sun.

Wi-Fi Options:

  • AirBears 2: Only available to Concurrent Enrollment and Fall Program for Freshmen students
  • attwifi: Available free for AT&T customers and for a fee to the general public
  • CalVisitor Pilot Program: an in-progress campus-wide Wi-Fi initiative

Public transportation to the San Francisco Campus

  • Muni—lines on Market St. include the 6-Parnassus, F-Market, 9-San Bruno, 21-Hayes, 66-Quintara and 71-Noriega.
  • BART—the campus is located nearest the Embarcadero Sation
  • SamTrans—(800) 660-4287
  • Golden Gate Transit—(415) 923-2000


Rincon Center Garage, 121 Spear St. (between Mission and Howard)–(415) 882-9468

  • Mon.–Fri., 6 am–10 pm; $10 flat rate if you enter after 5 pm and leave by 11:30 pm; $21 early-bird rate if you enter before 8:30 a.m. and leave by 6 pm
  • Sat.–Sun., 8 am–6 pm, $10 flat rate; in the event that the gate is closed, press the intercom and identify yourself as a UC Berkeley Extension student, instructor or staff member.

75 Howard St. Garage (at Spear)—(415) 543-2214

  • Mon.–Fri., 5 am–11 pm; $8 flat rate if you enter after 4 pm and leave by 11 pm
  • Sat., 7 am–6 pm; $6 flat rate for 4 hours, $6 each additional 30 minutes
  • Sun., 9:30 am–6 pm; $6 flat rate for 4 hours, $6 each additional 30 minutes

160 Spear St. Garage

  • Mon.–Fri., 7 am–7 pm; $24 flat rate if you enter before 9 am; $27 flat rate if you enter after 9 am; $15 flat rate if you enter after 5 pm (special rate for UC Berkeley Extension, subject to change)
  • Sat.–Sun., closed
  • Please note: Vehicles may not enter the parking garage after 7 pm; however, they may leave at any time. Keep your keys with you if you plan to leave after 7 pm. Parking fees must be paid upon arrival.