Directions & Parking

Parking for Commencement Events

Commencement (Class of 2022 and 2020) Guest Parking and Shuttle

Wednesday, May 18 and Tuesday, May 24 at Princeton Stadium

Refer to the Commencement 2020/2022 guest parking map for parking and shuttle stops.

  • Proximity Parking (Green Lots) - available on a first- come, first-serve basis. 
  • Harrison Street Parking (Pink Lot) – available for additional parking.  
  • Blue Pass Parking lot (P21) open until start of Commencement events (permit required).

The Commencement Shuttle will operate between Lot 23 and Streicker Bridge between 7:00am and 1:30pm. Once Harrison Street Parking opens, shuttle service will start between Harrison Street and Streicker Bridge.


Baccalaureate - Class of 2022

Sunday, May 22 at the University Chapel/Cannon Green

Refer to the 2022 Baccalaureate/Class Day/Hooding & Recognition Ceremony map for parking and shuttle stops.

  • Proximity Parking (Green Lots) - available on a first- come, first-serve basis. 
  • Blue Pass drop-offs and golf cart service (permit required)
    •  Stanhope Hall until 1:30 pm
    • Dillon Gym 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm

The Baccalaureate Shuttle will operate between Lot 23, North Station Drive (near West Garage), and Nassau Street from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm.


Class Day - Class of 2022 and Hooding & Recognition Ceremony

Monday, May 23

Refer to the 2022 Baccalaureate/Class Day/Hooding & Recognition Ceremony map for parking and shuttle stops.

  • Proximity Parking (Green Lots) - available on a first- come, first-serve basis. 
  • Blue Pass drop-offs and golf cart service (permit required)
    • Stanhope Hall 8:00 – 10:15 am
    • Dillon Gym 10:15 – 11:00 am

The Class Day and Hooding & Recognition Ceremony Shuttle will operate between Lot 23, North Station Drive (near West Garage), and Nassau Street from 7:00 am to 7:00 pm.


Faculty and Staff Parking

Tuesday, May 24

  • Those planning to continue their departmental work or support Commencement events, should plan to park in P2, P10, P13, or North Garage, with overflow at Harrison Street Parking.  
  • Commencement Shuttle will operate between Harrison Street Parking and Goheen Walk between 7:00am and 1:30pm.
  • Refer to the faculty/staff parking map for parking and shuttle stops.

Off-campus Graduate & Undergraduate Students Participating in Commencement Events 

  • Park in either the West Garage, P28, P23, or P20 only. 
  • Commencement Shuttle will operate between Lot 23 and Streicker Bridge between 7:00am and 1:30pm. Refer to the Commencement 2020/2022 map.

On-campus Graduate & Undergraduate Students Participating in Commencement events 

  • Park vehicles in assigned lots. No parking available for students in guest parking areas. 
  • Commencement Shuttle will pick up passengers from Lot 23, Lawrence Apartments and Lakeside Apartments via Tiger Transit stops and drop off at Streicker Bridge between 7:00am and 1:30pm. Refer to the Commencement 2020/2022 map.
  • Your guests are welcome to park in your assigned lots and utilize the Commencement shuttle. 

Traffic Alert

  • FitzRandolph Rd closed between Faculty and Western Way.  
  • Ivy Lane/Western Way is closed from Washington to FitzRandolph Road.  
  • South Drive is restricted to authorized vehicles only between Elm Dr and Washington Rd