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    Segal Visitors Center, Evanston


Evanston 5K Race on Sheridan Road, Friday 11/27

Sheridan Road will be completely closed from Clark Street to Central Street from 8:30am – 10:00am on Friday, November 27. No vehicles will be allowed to enter/exit campus until after the race. Parking will be available in campus lots west of Sheridan Road. 

Winter Break Parking

Long term winter break parking for vehicles with valid Northwestern parking permits is available in the Ryan Field west parking lot (# 101, north section of the lot), from December 7, 2015 through January 4, 2016.  Please remember that parking permits are required in all campus lots during quarterly breaks, with the exception of University holidays (12/24-25-31/16 and 1/1/16).

Parking Garage Gates and Pay Stations

Parking controls (gates, card readers and pay stations) in the North and South Parking Garages are now operating.  Current permit holders will gain access to the garges by swiping their Wildcard at the entrance gates.  Daily parking for those without current permits is available for an $8.00 fee.  Daily parking may be paid for at pay stations located in each elevator lobby.  Further detailed information is available on this web site under the Policies & Information tab above.

Parking Permit Kiosk

Daily (same day) parking permits are available for purchase at an automated kiosk (credit card sales only) on the north end of campus (on LARC Drive #108), between the Sports and Aquatic Center and the Frances Searle building.

Parking Map

Permits required in all lots Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Not sure where you can park? Search our parking maps for options related to your permit.

Visiting Campus?

Visitor permits are available for purchase in the Evanston Campus Parking Services Office. See the Visitor Permits page for more information.