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Visiting the Hobby School of Public Affairs

Visitor Information

The Hobby School of Public Affairs offices are in the Bates Law and Teaching Unit 2 buildings in the northeast corner of campus adjacent to Spur 5.

Bates Law
4104 Martin Luther King Blvd.
Houston, TX 77204-5021
(713) 743-3970

Maps and Directions



Visitor Parking at the Elgin Street Garage

Driving Directions: Enter the visitor parking entrance of the Elgin Street Garage (4224 Elgin St.) from UH Entrance 18 at Elgin Street across the street from the LeRoy and Lucile Melcher Center for Public Broadcasting and General Services Building.

Walking Directions: From the parking garage, walk east toward the Hobby School’s main offices in Bates Law.  

For visitor parking rates and resources, click here.


Hobby School Directory

Faculty, researchers, administration and business staff will be in the Bates Law building. The communications team will be next door in Teaching Unit 2. Students can access advising offices, classrooms, meeting rooms and a lounge area in Bates Law on the ground and first floors.

Ground Floor

Student Services, Suite 5

First Floor

Business Operations, Suite 101

Office of the Dean, Suite 104

Student Study Room, Room 105

Faculty Offices, Suite 114

Communications and Marketing, Teaching Unit 2, Suite 102

Second Floor

Heritage Room, Room 201

Albertus Room, Room 202

TA & RA Room, Room 205

Faculty Offices, Suite 210