Campus Messages

An archive of email messages sent to the entire UCSF community by the Chancellor and members of the Chancellor's Cabinet.

July 26, 2015

Dear Members of the UCSF Community:

As you may have heard, UCSF has been in negotiations regarding the proposed Warriors arena and events center on 11 acres located at the intersection of 16th and Third Streets, diagonally across the street from the UCSF Medical Center at Mission Bay. Our focus has been on ensuring that the appropriate mitigations are in place to effectively manage the projected increase in traffic to facilitate access to the hospitals for our patients, their families, and our health care workers.

UCSF is announcing today that its support for the proposed Warriors Arena and Events Center is contingent on a binding agreement to address traffic concerns that are projected to result when large, dual or overlapping events occur at the proposed Warriors complex and nearby AT&T Park.

To encourage support for this position, the University is launching the “WinWinSF” campaign. It will explain the challenges and opportunities presented by the project and encourage support, in part through signature on a petition, for finding a “Win-Win” approach that brings the Warriors to San Francisco while ensuring safe and timely access to the UCSF Medical Center at Mission Bay.

In the coming days and weeks, you will likely hear more about the Warriors project. It is important to me that you know UCSF’s position on this project and that you know we are diligently working to secure a win-win solution. I invite you to learn more about the “Win-Win” campaign by visiting

I am pleased to report that due to the commitment of both the City and the Warriors, our efforts have...

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