Rice Creek Field Station is located on Thompson Road, Oswego, New York about 5.3 km (3.3 mi.) west of the Oswego River between New York State Route 104 and Johnson Road (County Route 7).
The entrance to the field station grounds is on Thompson Road 1.7 km (1.25 mi.) south of its junction with New York State Route 104, immediately west of the main entrance to the SUNY Oswego campus.
The entrance road turnoff is at the intersection of Thompson Road the abandoned Brownell Road.
The Green Shuttle transports students between main campus and Rice Creek.
The Green Shuttle travels a continuous loop from the Marano Campus Center to Rice Creek [about 12 minutes] to the Laker parking lots [about 10 minutes] then back to the Marano Campus Center [about 5 minutes]. It operates when classes on the main campus are in session Fall and Spring terms Monday to Friday from 7:30 am to 6:30 pm, departing from the Marano Campus Center approximately on the hour and the half hour.