San Ramon Campus

Bay Area Part-Time MBA Program

Bishop Ranch Business Park

The UC Davis Graduate School of Management’s Bay Area campus is strategically and conveniently located in Bishop Ranch Premier Business Park in San Ramon, which is equidistant to both the economic powerhouse of San Francisco and the globally recognized innovative hub of Silicon Valley. You’ll have easy access more than 550 of the world’s leading companies, including innovative start-ups and high growth firms.

Parking

Parking is free at the Bay Area campus.


 

Directions

Davis/Sacramento
  • Take I-80 West
  • Merge onto I-680 South
  • Take the Crow Canyon Road exit
  • Turn left onto Crow Canyon Road
  • Turn right at Alcosta Blvd. and proceed crossing Norris Canyon Road
  • Turn right into the second driveway, proceed to the stop sign and turn left
  • The Graduate School of Management is is the farthest building (12647 Alcosta) and it’s in Suite 190
  • Our entrance is to the right just before entering into the building’s lobby
San Francisco
  • Take I-80 East, across the Bay Bridge
  • Merge onto I-580 East
  • Take the 24 East exit toward Berkeley/Walnut Creek
  • Merge onto I-680 South
  • Take the Crow Canyon Road exit
  • Turn left onto Crow Canyon Road
  • Turn right at Alcosta Blvd. and proceed crossing Norris Canyon Road
  • Turn right into the second driveway, proceed to the stop sign and turn left
  • The Graduate School of Management is is the farthest building (12647 Alcosta) and it’s in Suite 190
  • Our entrance is to the right just before entering into the building’s lobby
Oakland
  • Take the 24 East exit toward Berkeley/Walnut Creek
  • Merge onto I-680 South
  • Take the Crow Canyon Road exit
  • Turn left onto Crow Canyon Road
  • Turn right at Alcosta Blvd. and proceed crossing Norris Canyon Road
  • Turn right into the second driveway, proceed to the stop sign and turn left
  • The Graduate School of Management is is the farthest building (12647 Alcosta) and it’s in Suite 190
  • Our entrance is to the right just before entering into the building’s lobby
South Bay/San Jose
  • Take 680 North
  • Take the Bollinger Canyon Road exit
  • Turn right onto Bollinger Canyon Road and proceed to Alcosta Blvd.
  • Turn left at Alcosta Blvd. and proceed to the second stop light.
  • Turn left into the driveway, and follow the signs for visitor parking
  • The Graduate School of Management is is the farthest building (12647 Alcosta) and it’s in Suite 190
  • Our entrance is to the right just before entering into the building’s lobby

Amenities

  • Copier/color printers are located in the Student Commons area. Fax machine is located in the reception area.
  • Meals/Snacks: Friday evening dinner, Saturday breakfast and lunch, snacks, coffee, tea and sodas are provided. Meal menus can be viewed in advance by subscribing to a shared Google calendar that will be posted by Wednesday of the relevant week. Instructions as follows:
    • Navigate to Google Calendar.
    • Login with your credentials.
    • Select "Other calendars" on the left navigation bar.
    • Using the drop-down arrow on the right, select "Add by URL" and paste http://bit.ly/1rwyY5x (Google calendar).
    • "Bay Area Campus - Menu" will be in your left navigation.
  • Three meeting rooms are available for use (1508, 1509, 1510). Please reserve them in EMS (Event Management System).
  • Classroom Audio/Visual Equipment: All classrooms are equipped with a built-in computer, laptop connection, projector and screen. It is always a good idea to check your laptop connection to ensure connectivity.
  • Shower access is available. Please see Sergio Esquerre at the reception area for an access code.

Lodging

GSM has partnered with several local hotels to offer discounted rates.

Staff, Faculty and Students

For faculty issues/concerns, contact Sergio Esquerre, Bay Area instructional and operations manager, at (925) 543-8076. Sergio is responsible for instructional support, facility management and amenities for students and faculty. Also contact Sergio to arrange a tour of the facility.

On-site hours:
Mondays: OFF
Tues-Thurs: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Fri: 12:30 - 9 p.m.
Sat: 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

For student issues/concerns, contact Heather Hisserich, the Bay Area program manager, at (925) 543-8075. The program manager serves as the primary liaison for students, as an advisor on policies and procedures, and provides leadership for student programs and events.

On-site hours:
Mondays: OFF
Tues-Thurs: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Fri: 12:30 - 9 p.m.
Sat: 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.


Mailboxes

Bay Area MBA student mailboxes are located on the first floor.

Please note: Cross-registration students only have a mailbox at their home campus. Papers and/or homework may be retrieved from your home campus.


Public Transit and Bicycling

Bishop Ranch has several BART transit shuttles.

Bicycle racks are located outside of the suite near the back parking lot. If you prefer a secure lock option, GSM bike pods are located west of our suite. Please contact Sergio Esquerre to obtain a key.