Hilles (SOCH)

Directions & Parking

Hilles (SOCH) (Prelims)
(Student Organization Center at Hilles)

GPS Address:  59 Shepard St, Cambridge, MA 02138

From Harvard Square T station, cross Massachusetts Ave. toward the church (First Parish in Cambridge Square) and continue right toward Cambridge Common. Cross Garden Street, turn left, and walk along the park. Turn right onto Shepard Street, and the Student Organization Center at Hilles (SOCH) will be immediately on your left.

From Porter Square/Lesley Univ. Hall, exit the building on Massachusetts Ave. and turn left. Cross the street at a crosswalk, cross Linnaean Street, and turn right. Walk down Linnaean Street and turn right into the alleyway/walkway at the sign that reads, “Radcliffe Quadrangle.” You will walk past Harvard dorms, and Hilles will be on the right, across from Cabot House.

Parking: follow instructions for Harvard’s Observatory lot.

^ Quad Access Road Entrance

^ Shepard Street Entrance

Hilles Directory

1st Floor

104/Event Hall
105/Community Hall
Vending (Hospitality + Tab Room)

2nd Floor

200 North Collaborative
All-Gender/Accessible Restroom
200 South Collaborative

3rd Floor

300 North Collaborative
All-Gender/Accessible Restroom
300 South Collaborative

P (Penthouse) Floor

P00 Coffee Bar (Lounge)
P12 (Quiet Room)

Venue Information/Amenities

Internet Access

Connect to the Harvard University and follow these instructions for registering for guest access and subsequently logging in. 

Breakfast/Lunch  (Saturday/Sunday)

See schedule for times. Limited breakfast refreshments will be available and enough lunches for all contestants and judges -- but NOT guests/family will be served. At Lesley, this will be in the 3rd Floor 

Do NOT bring food (other than water) in competition spaces. 

Judge/Coach Lounge Areas

There are plenty of common spaces for judges to relax, work, or visit with colleagues. Judge Pooling will be on the first floor, outside Room 106.