Visit the Lab

Public tours of the CPL are suspended due to the COVID-19 pandemic

Email the team at for more information.

Visiting the Clinical Performance Lab

The Clinical Performance Lab (CPL) is located in Seattle on Cherry Hill, which is about 0.4 miles from Seattle University's main campus. The main entrance to Swedish Medical Center is on Jefferson Street at 17th Ave. From the main entrance, turn right past the coffee shop to enter the James Tower Medical Building.

Seattle University College of Nursing Clinical Performance Laboratory
James Tower Life Sciences Center – Swedish Cherry Hill Medical Center
550-17th Avenue
Seattle, WA 98122
Front Desk: 206-296-2394

Hours of Operation 

Normally the CPL is in operation Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. on business days when Seattle U is open. The lab is closed on weekends, holidays, and at times when Seattle U is closed. 

Due to COVID-19, normal operating hours may be adjusted on a regular basis. Please contact the team at for more information. 

All visitors, students, faculty, and staff are expected to complete the online Safe Start Healthy Check before coming to the CPL or main Seattle U campus.