Commencement Parking and Service Interruptions

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Monday, April 18, 2022

Students, Faculty and Staff not attending Commencement:

Commencement ceremonies will be held at Jerry Richardson Football Stadium on Friday, May 13, at 9:30 a.m. and 6 p.m., and on Saturday May 14, at 9:30 a.m. 

To meet expected demand, the following parking areas will be closed from 11 p.m. Thursday, May 12, through noon Saturday, May 15:

  • Lot 23
  • Lot 29
  • Lot 29A
  • Lot CRI 2
  • Lot CRI 3

These parking alternatives are recommended:

  • East Deck
  • South Village Deck
  • West Deck
  • North Deck

Niner Transit Service 

Green route will operate with reduced service. 

Gold and Silver routes transition to Commencement Shuttle service:

  • 7 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. Friday
  • 7 a.m. Saturday

The Commencement Shuttle provides service between the Union Deck and the Football Loop at Gate 1.

Gold and Silver routes will continue regular service 90 minutes after Friday’s commencement; Silver will resume the weekend schedule 90 minutes after the Saturday ceremony.

Paratransit service will operate with on-demand service Friday. Saturday service is reserved for Commencement attendees only.

View real-time Niner Transit, Paratransit and shuttle locations in the PassioGO! app.

If you are planning to attend Commencement, view parking and transit information here.

Questions? Contact Parking and Transportation Services at 704-687-0161.