U District Station

U District Station

This station is located on Brooklyn Ave NE between NE 45th and NE 43rd streets. It will serve the surrounding residential community, the "Ave" business district, other employment sites, the UW Tower and the north University of Washington campus. 

Riders will board trains underground. The station will have two entrances along Brooklyn Ave NE with elevators, escalators and stairs. The station will have about 100 bike parking spaces. The site is designed to accommodate future development above the station. This station was known as "Brooklyn Station" during earlier planning stages.  Its official name is now U District Station. Sound Transit's policy on naming facilities is available online.

When the station opens, riders will be able to travel to the airport in 41 minutes and to Northgate in about 5 minutes.


Outreach staff

No photo available Paige Cureton
Title: Community Outreach Specialist
Office Phone: 206-903-7032
Email Address: paige.cureton@soundtransit.org

Latest news

U District: Early morning work on Saturday, December 20
Dec 18, 2014: Construction crews building the U District Station will be installing the gold construction wall along Northeast 43rd Street beginning as early as 7 am on Saturday, Dec. 20

What to expect in December 2014
Dec 9, 2014: Continued digging of underground station; continued building of temporary bridge; continued electrical and utility installation; sidewalk restoration begins

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