Montana State University

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Montana State University
P.O. Box 173780
Bozeman, MT 59717-3780

Tel: (406) 994-2505
Fax: (406) 994-5958
Location: 610 Cobleigh Hall

Department Head:

Robert C. Maher, Ph.D., P.E.

Finding the ECE Department

Our Department is located in the engineering complex on the east edge of the Montana State University campus, near the corner of S. 7th Ave. & W. Grant St.

Directions to the MSU campus

Bozeman, Montana is located on I-90. Two interstate exits will bring you to the MSU campus in Bozeman.

If arriving from the west, take exit 305 onto North 19th Avenue and follow it south to Kagy Boulevard (approximately 3.5 miles). Turn left onto Kagy and continue to South 7th Avenue. Turn left and continue to the Information Kiosk located where 7th Avenue meets West Grant Street.

From the east, take exit 309 onto Main Street, proceed west to Willson Avenue, turn left, and travel 18 blocks to Kagy Boulevard (Willson will curve slightly here, and there is a traffic signal). Turn right and continue to South 7th Avenue, turn right again, and continue to the Information Kiosk located where 7th Avenue meets West Grant Street.

MSU vicinity map

Locating Cobleigh Hall
and the ECE Department

Once on the campus, look for Cobleigh Hall just east of the Student Union Building. Cobleigh is a 6-story red brick building. There are two elevators located on the main floor of Cobleigh, one in the middle of the north hallway and one in the middle of the south hallway. Take either elevator to the 6th (top) floor. The ECE Department main office is in the east corridor of the 6th floor, room 610. Phone: 406-994-2505. Office hours are Monday-Friday, 8AM-noon and 1PM-5PM.

Cobleigh Hall photo


Campus map and parking guide (.pdf).

Unfortunately, there is no free parking on campus, and parking is not allowed during the day on the residential streets surrounding the campus. A parking permit is required to park anywhere on campus Mon-Fri between 6AM and 6PM. Parking is available in the pay lot at the corner of 7th and Grant (30 minutes free, then $3.00 for 30-60 minutes, $0.75 for each additional hour, to a max of $7.50 per day), or you may purchase a daily visitor parking hang-tag ($3.00) at the Information Kiosk and seek a space in one of the regular parking lots designated SB, D, E, F, or FH.

No smoking or other tobacco use

Since August 1, 2012, the entire Montana State University campus is designated tobacco free, This includes all owned and leased buildings, residence halls, outdoor areas, parking lots, and athletic facilities.

Montana Tobacco Quit Line


Cobleigh Hall vicinity