There are many options for arriving to and parking on campus.
Lot G is open from 6:15 am - 6:30 p.m. Monday – Friday, first day of classes fall semester through the last day of spring semester. Parking is free 6:30 p.m. to 12:00 a.m. (midnight), and all day 6:15 a.m. to 12:00 a.m. (midnight) weekends and summer. Overnight parking is now allowed.
The rates per entry are:
● $2.50 cash or $2.00 with a U-card or Debitek card. These "U" Cards can be purchased at a kiosk in Kirby Student Center and/or in the Library. Cost for the card is $1.00 at the kiosk to which you then can add any amount that you wish. When using the debit card, the amount of transfer is subtracted from your total.
● Ride Share is $1.75 between the hours of 6:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m., Monday - Friday.
Carpooling is encouraged for all US members. Carpooling saves money, promotes friendships, and benefits the environment. There is a sheltered drop-off zone outside the Kirby Student Center / Kirby Plaza hub for carpool passengers. US members are always ready to help out with a ride to study groups, lectures, or special events.
Two and Four hour Parking Meters
These can be found through-out the UMD campus or located on a Campus Map found on the bulletin board in the Hub at 305 Kirby Plaza. Parking at meters costs 25 cents for 20 minutes of time. USA quarters only. Dimes and nickels will not record valid time.
"Fare Cards" and/or "STRIDE" passes
The Robert N. Brownlee Foundation continues to fund free Duluth Transit Authority (DTA) bus "Fare Cards" and/or "STRIDE" passes to our registered members for transportation to US study groups or sponsored activities.
Maroon Parking Permits
Maroon parking permits are now available for purchase. Please contact UMD Parking Services directly for more information.
Disability parking is allowed for up to four (4) hours at a space with a blue handicap parking sign and at all meters for those displaying a disability license plate OR a (temporary) disability permit.
University members needing a short-term UMD only disability permit for up to two (2) weeks should contact Parking Services for assistance.