Thwing Center

Visit the Center

The LGBT Center is located within the Tinkham Veale University Center, room 179, at 11038 Bellflower Road, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, in the heart of the campus for Case Western Reserve University. An underground parking facility, that serves both Severance Hall and visitors, may be accessed from East Boulevard. After parking, take the Thwing Center stairs or elevator to ground level. The Tinkham Veale University Center’s Koch Entrance is located directly ahead. For visitors entering through the Linsalata Entrance at the building’s other end, the LGBT Center is the first office on the right.

Driving Directions

From the east via Interstate 90, exit at Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard. Proceed south for about a mile to the East 105th traffic light; cross East 105th and bear right through the traffic circle, continuing along Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard to Euclid Avenue. Turn left onto Euclid and then turn left onto East Boulevard. The Campus Center Parking Garage will be on your right.

From the east via Interstate 80 (Ohio Turnpike - From Eastern Ohio and Pennsylvania), Take the Ohio Turnpike to the interchange for I-480 West (Exit 187.) Proceed west on I-480, which merges with I-271 North. Stay north on I-271 then exit at Cedar Road (sharp right turn off exit ramp). Follow Cedar Road westbound toward Cleveland. (Case is about 20-25 minutes from this point.) Where Cedar starts down a steep hill, look for a sign identifying Case Western Reserve University on your right at the corner of Murray Hill Road. Continue down Cedar Road under the bridge and veer to the right at the next light on Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Turn right onto Euclid and make an immediate left onto East Boulevard. The Campus Center Parking Garage will be on your right.

From the west via the Ohio Turnpike (Interstate 80), exit at Exit 142 and follow Interstate 90 east. Shortly after passing the downtown exits, exit at Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard. Proceed south for about a mile to the East 105th traffic light; cross East 105th and bear right through the traffic circle, continuing along Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard to Euclid Avenue. Turn left onto Euclid and then turn left onto East Boulevard. The Campus Center Parking Garage will be on your right.

From the south via Interstate 71 or Interstate 77, proceed north until I-71 (or I-77) merges with Interstate 90. Take I-90 east then exit at Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard. Proceed south for about a mile to the East 105th traffic light; cross East 105th and bear right through the traffic circle, continuing along Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard to Euclid Avenue. Turn left onto Euclid and then turn left onto East Boulevard. The Campus Center Parking Garage will be on your right.

Alternate route through downtown Cleveland: Any of the above directions can be altered if desired by taking route 90 into downtown Cleveland and exiting on Chester Avenue. Head east on Chester to Euclid (just past E. 105th st). Turn left onto Euclid and then turn left onto East Boulevard. The Campus Center Parking Garage will be on your right.