For campus return parking information, please refer to our return to work web page.

Commencement Parking

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Complimentary parking will be available on campus for Commencement attendees. Graduates and their guests are asked to please follow directional signage and park in the designated parking locations. For more Commencement parking information, please click on date of ceremony.

Commencement parking is complimentary to graduates and their guests. Parking permits are not required in any unmarked, unreserved space. Available parking lots are as follows:

  • General parking available in Lot 6
  • Recommended alternative lot is Lot 5
  • Accessible parking spaces available in parking lots near venue. These spaces are lined in blue and clearly marked. Disabled Person placard or license plate must be displayed.

CLICK HERE FOR MAP OF PARKING LOCATIONS

Directions to General Parking (Lot 6)

From 60 West:  Take exit for University Ave, turn LEFT, then RIGHT on West Campus Drive and continue straight until UCR Lot 6 and turn LEFT into parking lot.

From 60 East: Take exit for University Ave, turn LEFT, then RIGHT on West Campus Drive and continue straight until UCR Lot 6 and turn LEFT into parking lot.

From 91 West: Take exit for 14th Street, turn RIGHT and continue straight as 14th Street turns into Martin Luther King Blvd. Turn LEFT onto Canyon Crest Drive, RIGHT onto West Campus Drive and continue straight until UCR Lot 6 and turn LEFT into parking lot.

From 215 South: Merge onto 60 East. Take exit for University Ave, turn LEFT, then RIGHT on West Campus Drive and continue straight until UCR Lot 6 and turn LEFT into parking lot.

For more information about Commencement parking, please contact Kim Huynh, Event and Mobility Manager at kim.huynh@ucr.edu or 951-827-1295.

Commencement parking is complimentary to graduates and their guests. Parking permits are not required in any unmarked, unreserved space. Available parking lots are as follows:

  • General parking available in Lot 24
  • Recommended alternative lots are Lot 1, Lot 21 and Lot 23
  • Lot 25 (adjacent to Student Rec Center) is a designated drop off location for mobility impaired guests only. For information about accessible parking during Commencement, please review details below.

CLICK HERE FOR MAP OF PARKING LOCATIONS

TRAFFIC TIP: There might be traffic congestion near and around designated parking lots during peak arrival times. Depending on traffic conditions, guests will directed to the best available parking. Please follow directional signage to designated parking lots.

For more information about Commencement parking, please contact Kim Huynh, Event and Mobility Manager at kim.huynh@ucr.edu or 951-827-1295.

 

Directions to General Parking (Lot 24)

From 60 West:  Take exit for University Ave, turn LEFT, then continue straight until UCR Lot 24 and turn RIGHT into parking lot.

From 60 East: Take exit for University Ave, turn LEFT, then continue straight until UCR Lot 24 and turn RIGHT into parking lot.

From 91 West: Take exit for 14th Street, turn RIGHT and continue straight as 14th Street turns into Martin Luther King Blvd. Turn LEFT onto Canyon Crest Drive, LEFT onto West Campus Drive and RIGHT onto University Ave. Then continue straight until UCR Lot 24 and turn RIGHT into lot.

From 215 South: Merge onto 60 East. Take exit for University Ave, turn LEFT, then continue straight until UCR Lot 24 and turn RIGHT into parking lot.

 

Accessible Parking

For mobility impaired guests, Lot 25 (adjacent to Student Rec Center) is available for drop off only. There will be a designated waiting area near the drop off location for guests to wait for family members. General parking is available in Lot 21, 23 and 24.

For mobility impaired guests who require an accessible parking space, a disabled person placard or license plate must be displayed. To inquire about availability of accessible parking spaces, please contact Kim Huynh, Event and Mobility Manager at kim.huynh@ucr.edu or 951-827-1295.