Contact information

Street address

(Not for mail)
Biodesign Institute
727 E. Tyler St.
Tempe, AZ 85281

Main desk

Phone: 480-727-0682
Fax: 480-727-9550
Email: [email protected]

Regular mail

Biodesign Institute
PO Box 875001
Tempe, AZ 85287-5001


Biodesign Institute
1001 S. McAllister Ave.
Tempe, AZ 85281


Visitor parking

Visitors can park in any ASU lot or parking structure. The closest parking structures to the Biodesign Institute are the Tyler Parking Structure (north of Biodesign at McAllister Avenue and Tyler Street) and the Rural Road Parking Structure (south of Biodesign, at Rural Road between Terrace and Lemon). Visitors can enter and exit through any entrance at either garage. For current parking rates, visit the ASU parking website. Visa, MasterCard and cash are accepted.

The visitor entrance is located on the northeast corner of the Biodesign B building, which faces Tyler Street.

To get to our facility via Valley Metro Light Rail, get off at the University Drive/Rural Road Stop and head southwest one-half block to our front door. Tyler Street is a dead end and does not provide vehicle access to Rural Road.

For press and media

Members of the media can find resources and contact us for information on the latest discoveries and news.

Take a tour

Take a tour of the Biodesign Institute and see working labs where scientists are uncovering the mysteries of diseases, creating vaccines and treatments, developing more sustainable materials, and protecting human security.

Careers at Biodesign

Join our team that is driven by a passion to solve some of the world’s most urgent problems in health care, sustainability and security.