The new academic year begins with students returning to campus Friday, Aug. 24. Parking with be limited. During this time, most of the campus core parking lots will be unavailable because they will be used as staging areas to support the move-in operations. Cars may be towed if they are left in lots that are designated as closed.
Below is a list of the temporary parking changes as well as the bus schedule.
Friday, Aug. 24
Lots Closed, (4 a.m. - 4 p.m.):
A-lot, B-lot, C-lot, D-Lot, E-lot, E1-Lot, F-lot, H-lot, Q-Lot, U-Lot, J lot Strafford Lot, Elizabeth Demeritt House Lot, ALL Brook Way lots (behind Stoke, Stillings, Jessie Doe), Ballard Loop, and SERC/Demeritt Circle lots including Forest Park South, Congreve Lot, Vehicles parked in the closed lots after 5 a.m. will be towed.
G1, M, Mast Lot 2, Barton, Field House East and West, Rosemary Lane Lot, West Edge Lot, T-Hall, Visitor Center, Z lot, Leavitt lane 1 and 2, Faculty/Staff parking will be limited to these few remaining parking lots that are not closed, the more remote faculty/staff lots west of the tracks, plus the Gables and Woodsides and Boulder Field parking will be available if weather permits. Please go to the Parking Services website to view/download a map of all campus parking lots.
Additional alternate parking for faculty and staff is available at the Oyster River Middle School (from Madbury Road, take Woodman Road to Dennison Road to 1 Coe Drive). There is no shuttle service to this lot.
Temporary relocation of campus residents assigned to E/E1 and Forest Park South lots: E /E1 permit-holders are required to park in Lot A from Thursday after 6 p.m. until Friday after 4 p.m. (must be out of Lot A by Saturday at 5 a.m.). Forest Park South vehicles are required to park in Lot F from Thursday after 6 p.m. until Friday after 4 p.m. (must be out of Lot F by Monday at 5 a.m.). All other residents may park in their assigned lots.
West Edge bus operates 7 a.m. - 5:30 p.m., servicing the normal stops of the West Edge Express route, as frequently as traffic allows.
A move-in connector will operate 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. servicing A-lot and the Main Street corridor (when traffic thins on the back of campus, the bus will go around to the back loop as well)
Wildcat Transit will be on reduced schedule.
Saturday, Aug. 25
Woodside and Gables lots, as well as Lot A and Lot D will be reserved for the Apartments move-in operations. All other lots are open as usual.
No bus service.
Sunday, Aug. 26
Move -in connector will operate noon -7 p.m. servicing A-lot and the Main Street corridor (when traffic thins on the back of campus, the bus will go around to the back loop as well).
Normal Sunday evening Campus Connector service resumes at 7 p.m.
A detailed description of move-in weekend service is posted here.
Same as Friday, except E/E1 are open. Vehicles parked in closed lots after 5 a.m. will be towed.
Temporary relocation of campus residents assigned to Forest Park South lot: As noted for Friday move-in operations, Forest Park South vehicles will park in Lot A starting 6 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 25, and can return to be in Lot F until after 4 p.m. on Sunday Aug. 26.
For more information or questions, contact Chief Paul H Dean at firstname.lastname@example.org or 2-1427.