Most Faculty of Science departments, and the Student Affairs Office, are located on the UZH Irchel Campus at Winterthurerstrasse 190, 8057 Zurich. The campus is located centrally in naturally landscaped grounds, and is easy to reach by public transportation. It also has a large parking garage.
The UZH Faculty of Science also includes the Department of Plant and Microbial Biology and the Institute of Systematic Biology, which also runs the Botanical Garden. These are all located at Zollikerstrasse 107 in 8008 Zurich, and can be reached by public transportation. The Department of Plant and Microbial Biology also operates the Limnological Station at Kilchberg. The Zoological Museum and the Paleontological Institute and Museum are on the City Campus at Karl Schmid-Strasse 4 in 8006 Zurich.
Tips for finding your way around the Irchel Campus and its buildings
Buildings on the Irchel Campus are numbered from along the central axis of the campus. Buildings and underground sections to the left of the central axis have two-figure numbers starting with an uneven digit, i.e. between 10 and 19, 30 and 39, and 50 and 59. Buildings and underground sections to the right of the central axis have two-figure numbers starting with an even digit.
The numbering scheme for buildings and rooms is as follows:
Y = Irchel Campus
10 = building number
G = floor
23 = room number
Access from one building to another is via Floor G.