EWU Spokane Catalyst
Located on the south landing of the University District Gateway Bridge in Spokane, the Catalyst is home to several EWU programs.
We are located at 601 E Riverside Ave, Spokane, WA 99202.
Urban & Regional Planning
Our Urban and Regional Planning graduates are improving the quality of life in our neighborhoods, cities and rural areas by solving critical problems.
STA bus routes 12 Southside/Medical Shuttle and 90 Sprague stop in front of the Catalyst building. Routes 26 Lidgerwood, 28 Nevada, and 29 Spokane Community College stop in front of WSU Spokane — a short walk across the University District Gateway Bridge.
Route 6 goes from Cheney campus to WSU campus.
Find the best route for you on the STA Routes & Schedules page.
Paid parking is available in the front lot. It is owned and monitored 24/7 by Republic/Reef Parking. There is a sign with a QR code to download the Reef Mobile App for daily rates. If you have any issues with the app, call 509.755.7598. Monthly passes may also be purchased by sending a request to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Free parking is available on Sprague Ave. and side streets.
Metered parking is available on E Spokane Falls Blvd., and time-limited parking on N Riverpoint Blvd.
WSU Spokane parking lots have hourly and daily parking permits available to purchase from the kiosks located in designated lots. Quarter/semester and annual parking permits may also be purchased from the WSU Spokane Parking Office.
- From I-90 eastbound or westbound, take exit 281 toward US-2 E/US-395 N/Newport/Colville.
- Merge onto US-2 E/US-395 N/S Division St.
- Take a right on 3rd Ave.
- Turn left on Sherman Ave.
- Turn right on Sprague Ave. at the light.
- The Catalyst building is on the left at 601 E Riverside Ave., Spokane, WA 99202.
Get to know the south landing area around the Catalyst building and how it connects to the WSU Spokane campus with the iconic gateway bridge.