Location & Driving Directions


OLLI at UM holds classes in Founders Hall at 1550 Brescia Ave., Coral Gables, FL  33146. Founders Hall on the Coral Gables campus is a one-story building with classrooms, a computer lab, a lounge/kitchen, and an interior patio with plants and picnic tables. There are restrooms available in the front and back of the building. Accessible restrooms are available in the building.

Parking Directions

Driving Directions

Osher Lifelong Learning Institute: Lau Founders Hall

Campus Map

Driving from the North:

Take I-95 South, which feeds into U.S. 1. Continue south on U.S. 1 about five miles. Turn right on Red Road (S.W. 57th Avenue). Go to the second light, which is Brescia Avenue. Turn right.

Driving from the South:

Begin by traveling north on US-1, then make a left turn onto SW 57th Ave/S Red Rd. Continue on this road for approximately 0.3 miles. After that, take a right turn onto Brescia Ave, and shortly thereafter, make the first right turn to enter the Founders Hall parking lot.

Driving from I-75:

Take I-75 South toward Miami. From I-75, take 826 South. Continue south on 826 to Miller Road exit. Turn left onto Miller Road (SW 56 St.). Take Miller Road until it ends at San Amaro Drive (also known as Hurricane Drive). Turn right at the light. Go ten blocks to Brescia Avenue. Turn right.

From the Florida Turnpike:

Take the turnpike to Bird Road (SW 40th Street). Head east on Bird Road to Red Road (SW 57th Street). Turn right onto Red Road and continue onto Miller Road (SW 56 Street).Make left turn and continue until you reach San-Amaro Drive (also known as Hurricane Drive). Turn right at the light. Go ten blocks to Brescia Avenue. Turn right.

Arriving by Metro Rail:

Leave the University Metro Rail Station by moving northwest in the direction of Ponce de Leon, then ascend the stairs and walk for 171 feet. After that, use the crosswalk to cross the street and keep going for 0.5 miles.

Make a right turn onto San Amaro Dr and head north until you arrive at Brescia Ave. Turn left onto Brescia Ave and proceed straight. Look for a column marked "Founders Hall" on your left and turn left into the parking lot there. Founders Hall will be situated on your left.