GETTING TO CAMPUS
CAR: OCAC is located approximately 4 miles west of downtown Portland in the West Hills at the intersection of SW Barnes and SW Leahy Roads. 8245 SW Barnes Road, Portland, OR 97225
Driving west on Burnside Road/SW Barnes Road
Head west on Burnside Road, which becomes SW Barnes Road. From the city core, come up Burnside past Pittock Mansion to the top of the hill where the two lanes become one. Just past the cemetery, keep left at the fork (do NOT take Skyline Blvd). Travel west past the QFC shopping area. Go thru the next traffic light (Leahy) then turn right into the College’s main entrance (free parking). In the upper lot there is reserved parking for admissions visitors.
Driving west on Hwy 26
Take Highway 26 to SW Barnes Road Exit 69B. Turn right onto Baltic Avenue and then an immediate right onto SW Barnes Road. You will pass St. Vincent Hospital as well as Caitlin Gabel School (on the left). The College’s main entrance is on the left, before SW Leahy Road. There is reserved parking for admissions visitors in the upper lot.
BUS: The #20 city bus is a major bus line and runs through Downtown, stopping right across the street from the campus at the SW Barnes/Leahy stop (Stop ID 237 when heading West/Stop ID 236 when heading East). More detailed information on city bus routes and schedules at www.trimet.org.
LIGHT RAIL (the MAX): OCAC is located along the Red and Blue lines and is about a 20 minute walk from Sunset Transit Center, our nearest light rail station. From the Sunset Transit Center walk East on SW Barnes Road. The school is located on the left at SW Barnes and Leahy. Instead of walking, you may catch the #20 city bus heading east towards Gresham TC. Exit at SW Barnes and Leahy (Stop ID 236).
TAXI: Portland also has a variety of taxicab services:
Broadway Cab: 503-227-1234
New Rose City Cab Co.: 503-282-7707
Radio Cab: 503-227-1212
Zip Car, a national company, services the Portland metropolitan area. zipcar.com or 503-328-3539.
AIRPORT: Portland International Airport (PDX) has light rail service that will takes passengers directly into the city center and onward out towards OCAC's campus (see above.) PDX airport is located at the east end of the Red Line.