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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

    8800 W. Bluemound Road, Milwaukee, WI 53226

    TO CAMPUS

    From the North:  Take I-41 south to Bluemound Road exit (39). Left (east) on Bluemound Road to Wisconsin Lutheran College campus on the left.

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

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

    From the West: Take I-94 east to 84th Street exit (306). Left (north) on 84th Street to Bluemound Road. Left (west) on Bluemound Road to Wisconsin Lutheran College campus on the right.

    FROM CAMPUS

    When leaving campus, enter the freeway at Hwy. 100 (to I-94 west or I-894 south), at 84th Street (to I-94 west or I-41 north), at 68th Street (to I-94 east), or at Watertown Plank Road (to I-41 and I-894).

    Directions to WLC's Outdoor Athletic Complex

    Outdoor Athletic Complex

    Raabe Stadium, Neumann Family Fields, Warrior Field

    1401 Swan Boulevard, Wauwatosa, WI 53226

    From Wisconsin Lutheran College: Travel west on Bluemound Road (Wisconsin Avenue is closed at I-41). Turn right 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.

    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.

    Directions to WLC's Watertown Class Location

    Bethesda Lutheran Communities Campus

    600 Hoffman Drive, Watertown, WI 53094

    1. From westbound I-94, take WI-26 N into Johnson Creek (exit 267).
    2. Turn right onto WI-26 N.
    3. Take Exit 39 N toward WI-26 Business.
    4. Turn right onto WI-26 Business.
    5. At the traffic circle, take the second exit onto South Church Street.
    6. Turn left onto North Bernard Street.
    7. Turn left onto Montgomery Street (by the Ace Hardware and Thrift Shop).
    8. Continue onto Fairview Drive.
    9. Turn right at the second right on Hoffman Drive
    10. Park in the lot to the right of the Main Entrance and enter through Welcome Center (Welcome Center doors face the parking lot).

    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 June 20, 2016

    Wisconsin Avenue/Bluemound Road and I-41 Interchange Construction

    • WISCONSIN AVENUE IS CLOSED over I-41 for bridge reconstruction. Use Watertown Plank Road or Bluemound Road as an alternate east-west route.
    • The exit to Bluemound Road from southbound I-41 is open. All other exit and entrance ramps at Wisconsin Avenue/Bluemound Road and I-41 are closed. View current directions to campus for alternate routes.

    I-94 Construction

    • The westbound I-94 exit ramp at Hwy. 100 is closed (use 84th Street to exit westbound I-94).
    • The 84th Street entrance ramp to eastbound I-94 is closed (use 68th Street to access eastbound I-94).
    • A lane is closed on eastbound I-94 from Sunnyslope Road to Hwy. 100. Expect significant delays. Use Bluemound Road or Greenfield Avenue as an alternative.

    Zoo Interchange Ramp Construction

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

    I-894 Construction

    • The northbound entrance ramps to I-894 at National Avenue, Lincoln Avenue, and Greenfield Avenue are closed.
    • lane is closed on northbound I-894 from National Avenue to Greenfield Avenue. Expect significant delays. Use Hwy. 100 as an alternative.

    Check for overnight closures in the Zoo Interchange related to construction on I-94 and I-41/US 45. Please visit WisDOT's Zoo Interchange project websiteFacebook page, and Twitter feed for more information.