Parking and Transportation

General Parking Information

All parking is available on a first come basis. It is suggested that guests are parked at least 45 minutes prior to when Commencement is scheduled to begin to allow sufficient time to navigate from the parking lot to the Convocation Center and identify seating. Every effort is made to ensure timely arrival and departure of shuttle buses provided between the Convocation Center and the parking lots, please ensure appropriate cold weather attire, footwear, and umbrellas in the event of inclement weather.

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Parking Lots with Shuttle Services

Parking and shuttle service is available in the Peacock Hall Circle, Stadium, and Hill Street parking lots. Shuttle buses will transport to and from these lots before and after the ceremony. 

Parking Lots with No Shuttle Services

Additional parking is available in the Rivers Street Parking Deck, but will not include shuttle service. Please follow the yellow event parking signs on campus. 

Disability Parking & Accessible Shuttles

All lots have designated disability parking options. Guests with displayed DMV issued disability placard will also have the following close proximity parking options. 

The Holmes Center Lot adjacent to the Holmes Convocation Center is available on a first come basis and intended for individuals who utilize wheelchairs/mobility scooters, walkers, etc.

JET Building Visitor and Faculty/Staff Lots also have disability parking and intended for individuals with limited mobility. 

The Hill Street Lot has disability parking spaces as well as an accessible shuttle to transport individuals to the Holmes Center. 

Traffic control personnel will be at the intersection of Rivers and Hill Streets to direct to the appropriate parking area and accessible routes to the SW entrance of the Holmes Center.