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Directions to Wisconsin Lutheran College

Wisconsin Lutheran College's main campus is located at 8800 W. Bluemound Road on the border of Milwaukee and Wauwatosa.

The Outdoor Athletic Complex - home of the Warriors' football, track and field, soccer, baseball, and softball teams - is located about two miles from campus at 1401 Swan Boulevard, Wauwatosa.

During the ongoing Zoo Interchange road construction project, freeway ramps and area streets may be closed. Please check back here for current directions throughout the duration of this project.

  • Directions to Wisconsin Lutheran College

    Wisconsin Lutheran College

    To Main Campus Entrance/Front Circle (8800 W. Bluemound Road)

    From the North: Take I-41 south to Bluemound Road exit (39). Left on Bluemound Road to main campus entrance on the left.

    From the South: Take I-894 north to I-94 east. Exit at 84th Street (306). Left on 84th Street to Bluemound Road. Left on Bluemound Road to main campus entrance on the right.

    From the East: Take I-94 west to 84th Street exit (306). Right on 84th Street to Bluemound Road. Left on Bluemound Road to main campus entrance on the right.

    From the West:  Take I-94 east to Hwy. 100 exit (304). Left on Hwy. 100 to Bluemound Road. Right (east) on Bluemound Road to main campus entrance on the left.

    To Parking Center (8701 W. Wisconsin Avenue) and Center for Arts and Performance (8815 W. Wisconsin Avenue)

    From the North: Take I-41 south to Bluemound Road exit (39). Left on Bluemound Road to 95th Street (first intersection past freeway ramps). Left on 95th to Wisconsin Avenue. Right on Wisconsin Avenue to Center for Arts and Performance and Parking Center on the right.

    From the South: Take I-894 north to I-94 east. Exit at 84th Street (306). Left on 84th Street to Wisconsin Avenue. Left on Wisconsin Avenue to Parking Center and Center for Arts and Performance on the left.

    From the East: Take I-94 west to 84th Street exit (306). Right on 84th Street to Wisconsin Avenue. Left on Wisconsin Avenue to Parking Center and Center for Arts and Performance on the left.

    From the West:  Take I-94 east to Hwy. 100 exit (304). Left on Hwy. 100 to Wisconsin Avenue. Right on Wisconsin Avenue to Center for Arts and Performance and Parking Center on the right.

    From Campus

    When leaving campus, enter the freeway at Bluemound Road (to I-41/I-894 south and I-41 north), 84th Street (to I-94 east), or Hwy. 100 (to I-94 west).

    Directions to WLC's Outdoor Athletic Complex

    Outdoor Athletic Complex

    To Raabe Stadium, Neumann Family Baseball and Softball Fields, and Warrior Soccer Field

    1401 Swan Boulevard, Wauwatosa, WI 53226

    From Wisconsin Lutheran College: Travel west on Bluemound Road to I-41 northbound. Stay in the on-ramp lane (do not merge) to take Exit 40B toward Watertown Plank Road west. Stay to the left when the ramp splits. Continue onto westbound Watertown Plank Road. Turn right onto Swan Boulevard (first stoplight). Turn left to travel through the roundabout. Take the first right in the roundabout to enter the complex driveway.

    From the North: Take I-41 south to Exit 40B toward Watertown Plank Road west. Stay to the right when the ramp splits. Continue right onto westbound Watertown Plank Road. Turn right onto Swan Boulevard (first stoplight). Turn left to travel through the roundabout. Take the first right in the roundabout to enter the complex driveway.

    From the South or East: Take I-894 north or I-94 west to I-41 north. Take Exit 40B toward Watertown Plank Road west. Stay to the left when the ramp splits. Continue onto westbound Watertown Plank Road. Turn right onto Swan Boulevard (first stoplight). Turn left to travel through the roundabout. Take the first right in the roundabout to enter the complex driveway.

    From the West: Take I-94 east to Exit 304B - Hwy. 100. Turn left onto Hwy. 100. Turn right onto Watertown Plank Road. Turn left onto Swan Boulevard (first stoplight). Turn left to travel through the roundabout. Take the first right in the roundabout to enter the complex driveway.

    Zoo Interchange Construction Updates

    Road construction sign

    The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) is reconstructing the Zoo Interchange in western Milwaukee County; the project is expected to be completed in 2018.

    Revised November 11, 2017

    I-41 Construction

    • The northbound I-41/I-894 exit ramp to Bluemound Road is closed.

    I-94 Construction

    • The eastbound I-94 exit ramp to 84th Street is closed, though traffic from northbound I-894 can still exit at 84th Street. Exit at Hwy. 100 or 70th Street to travel to campus from eastbound I-94.
    • The westbound entrance ramp to I-94 at 84th Street is closed.

    Zoo Interchange Ramp Construction

    • The ramp from westbound I-94 to southbound I-894 is closed.

    I-894 Construction

    • The northbound entrance ramp to I-894 at National Avenue is closed.
    • The northbound entrance ramp to I-894 at Greenfield Avenue allows access to eastbound I-94 only (not to northbound I-41).

    • The southbound entrance ramp to I-894 at National Avenue is closed.
    • The exit ramp from I-894 southbound to Greenfield Avenue is closed.
    • The exit ramp from I-894 southbound to Lincoln Avenue is closed.

    Check for overnight closures in the Zoo Interchange related to construction on I-94 and I-41. Please visit WisDOT's Zoo Interchange project website, Facebook page, and Twitter feed for more information.