Robertson Life Sciences Building

State of the art research facility

The Robertson Life Sciences Building is an LEED certified research center located in the South Waterfront. The building offers combined educational resources for the PSU and OHSU communities, in addition to a brand new bike garage facility that is available to students, faculty, and staff.

The RLSB bike garage includes:

  • Ground floor, street-facing exterior entrance
  • 24/7 access (with active permit and badge)
  • Indoor staple racks for 150 bikes
  • Self-service Fixit repair stand
  • Access to day-use lockers (provide your own lock)
  • 6 unisex showers, changing rooms, and restrooms
  • Direct entrance to the CLSB building interior

RLSB Bike Garage Permit

Beginning the 2016-2017 academic year, bike garage permits will only be available on an annual basis at a cost of $45 per year. Purchase prices will be discounted starting in January and pro-rated refunds will be given if the permit is returned prior to June.

Click here for more information on refund amounts and discounted purchase prices. Permits are limited and can be purchased online or in-person at the PSU Bike Hub.

NOTE: To purchase permits online, you will need to register your bike. Please have your bicycle's serial number on-hand.



    The RLSB is located at 2730 SW Moody AveThere are several ways to get to the building from the main Portland State campus:

    • Walking20 minutes
    • Biking: 5-7 minutes
    • Streetcar: 7-10 minutes 

    Lectures offered in RLSB have a start time that is offset 15 minutes from the common PSU Time Grid to allow students to accommodate for travel time.


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