Directions & Parking
1605 Linden Drive
Madison, WI 53706
CDR is located on the west end of Babcock Hall, UW-Madison campus. Click on the live map and choose public parking to see available spots. Recommended lots are 36 & 67.
Parking is limited so you must make arrangements with the CDR Staff member you will be meeting with.
Construction through October 2023 is taking place outside of Babcock Hall. Linden Drive is down to one-way traveling eastbound, westbound travel is closed. Babcock Drive and Observatory Drive are open, as is access to the Observatory Ramp/Lot 36. Pedestrian access is open off Linden Drive to/from the CDR entrance. If you are parking in Lot 40, our original Linden Drive access is closed to vehicles. You may enter/exit Lot 40 via Babcock Drive or via the temporary access point on the west side of the Stock Pavilion.
Working with CDR
We make working with us as easy as possible. Since we are primarily funded by the Dairy Farmer Checkoff program and the dairy industry, as long as your project is focused on improving the Wisconsin and U.S. dairy industry, involves a dairy product or ingredient, and your company is based in Wisconsin or the U.S., we are here to help you.