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Transportation & Parking

Information for riders and drivers

service updates and announcements

Commuter Benefits Recognized

Northwestern University has been named one of the 2021 Best Workplaces for Commuters

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Northwestern made the list because they offer transportation choices that include a shuttle program, telework, flexible work schedules, carpool/vanpool programs, and bicycle facilities. Northwestern gives its employees the support they need to get to and from work and be at their best before, during, and after their workday.”

Julie Bond
Program Manager, Best Workplaces for Commuters

Getting Around Campus

Service Updates and Announcements

Shuttle Service Announcements:

Evanston Parking Announcements

  • 2021-22 Permits: Permits are available for purchase. Students and contractors may purchase permits in the Parking Office. Faculty and staff can utilize the online portal.
  • Vehicle Storage: Parking a vehicle for longer than 48-hours continuously is prohibited. This includes during holiday and academic break periods.
  • Contractor Parking: Construction contractors are prohibited in all main campus lots.
  • Lot Closures: Blomquist Gym (Lot 129) and Library Place/Sheridan Road (Lot 130) are currently closed until further notice.
  • Major Events: none at this time

Chicago Parking Announcements