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Our founding campus is located at 333 Dolores Street between 16th and 17th Streets, directly across the street from historic Mission Dolores in the Mission District of San Francisco. We are on a beautiful 1.2-acre campus secluded in the middle of the block behind the large, yellow Notre Dame Plaza building (347 Dolores).

By wheel or foot, when facing the Notre Dame Plaza building, the sidewalk for pedestrians entering CDS is on the left. Look for the sign posted on the stone wall of Notre Dame Plaza. Please park on the street; there is no visitor parking in our lot.

Within San Francisco, CDS is easily accessed off of Market Street by taking Dolores Street south to 16th Street. The intersection of Market and Dolores is just below the U.S. Mint, outbound approximately four blocks beyond Van Ness Avenue. The school is located on the left side of Dolores Street between 16th and 17th Streets behind the large, yellow Notre Dame Plaza building (347 Dolores). CDS does not have a sign on Dolores Street. Please park on the street; there is no visitor parking in our lot. When facing the Notre Dame Plaza, the sidewalk to CDS is on the left.

Coming From the East Bay/Bay Bridge, follow exit signs for 101 North/ Golden Gate Bridge. Stay in the middle lane and take the Duboce Avenue exit off the freeway. Go straight up the hill on Duboce Avenue and get into the left lane. Turn left on Guerrero Street, then right on 16th Street and left onto Dolores Street. The school is located on the left side of Dolores Street between 16th and 17th Streets behind the large, yellow Notre Dame Plaza building (347 Dolores). CDS does not have a sign on Dolores Street. Please park on the street; there is no visitor parking in our lot. When facing the Notre Dame Plaza, the sidewalk to CDS is on the left.

Coming From Marin County, after crossing the Golden Gate Bridge follow the signs to Lombard Street. Take Lombard Street to Gough Street and turn right. You will be driving the full length of Gough across town to Market Street (about 4 miles) where you will turn right. Continue up Market approximately four blocks to Dolores Street. Turn left on Dolores. The school is located on the left side of Dolores Street between 16th and 17th Streets behind the large, yellow Notre Dame Plaza building (347 Dolores). CDS does not have a sign on Dolores Street. Please park on the street; there is no visitor parking in our lot. When facing the Notre Dame Plaza, the sidewalk to CDS is on the left.

Coming From the Peninsula, take 101 North, exit at Cesar Chavez Street. Stay in the left lane off the exit, take a left at the light and when you see the Cesar Chavez/Potrero Ave. split, bear left onto Cesar Chavez (you cross under the freeway). Follow Cesar Chavez all the way to Dolores Street. Turn right on Dolores, going straight until you cross 17th Street. The school is located on the right side of Dolores Street between 16th and 17th Streets behind the large, yellow Notre Dame Plaza building (347 Dolores). CDS does not have a sign on Dolores Street. Please park on the street; there is no visitor parking in our lot. When facing the Notre Dame Plaza, the sidewalk to CDS is on the left.

If using public transportation, CDS is located at the crossroads of many BART and MUNI lines. We are within easy walking distance of the 16th Street Mission BART Station, the Castro Street MUNI Station, the Church Street MUNI Station, the F-Market Streetcar and many bus lines, including the 33-Stanyan and 22-Fillmore. The 22-Fillmore is particularly convenient as it runs approximately every ten minutes and drops you off at the corner of Dolores and 16th Streets, a few steps from our door.