Parking & Transportation Updates

Parking & Transportation Updates

Updated September 28, 2017, 05:00 p.m.

Noteworthy Reminders: 

  • Home Football Games:
    • South Stadium Lot (A85) perimeter is reserved beginning Friday, September 29 at 6:00 a.m.
    • Nicholson Extension Central Lot (Touchdown Village 1): All vehicles must be cleared from this lot beginning on Friday, September 29 at 6:00 p.m.
      • Vehicles not cleared are subject to being relocated. Please call (225) 578-5002 if you believe your vehicle has been relocated or towed.
    • Nicholson Extension East Lot (Touchdown Village 2): All vehicles must be cleared from this lot beginning on Friday, September 29 at 6:00 p.m.
      • Vehicles not cleared are subject to being relocated. Please call (225) 578-5002 if you believe your vehicle has been relocated or towed.
    • Cypress Drive South Lot: All vehicles must be cleared from this lot beginning on Saturday, September 30 at 6:00 a.m.
  • NIGHT TIME SAFETY:
    • Campus Transit buses are available from 5:30PM-12:00AM seven days a week to bring students around campus for FREE OF CHARGE. Request a ride with TransLoc‘s on-demand service or call 225-578-5555.
    • Everyone is encouraged to download the LSU Shield app.
  • The Union Square Garage has metered parking available for those patrons looking to park closer to central campus. Please note, if you park within one of these spaces (even with a parking permit) you MUST pay the meter.
    • Spaces are available at a rate of $1.50/hour and accept cash, credit, and debit cards. Please note: only pay with exact change at the meters as they do not produce change.

Reservations / Renovations:

  • Kickoff LSU (September 29, 2017):
    • Union Square Parking Garage: ALL metered spaces have been reserved for Kickoff LSU.
    • Ag Center Lot (A120): Reserved for Kickoff LSU overflow parking. Commuter & A plan employees are encouraged to utilize the East Parker Lot (X116).
  • Fall Fest:
    • Visitor's Center Lot: Reserved for Fall Fest activities. Students, faculty & staff, and visitors that normally utilize the parking garage metered spaces must find alternative areas to park. 
    • Tower Drive/Raphael Semmes Rd: Multiple spaces will be reserved for Fall Fest activities. Faculty & staff are encouraged to park in the Front Nine B Lot located on Nicholson Drive Extension.
  • North Stadium Meters Relocation:
    • The North Stadium metered spaces and pay station will be removed and relocated to the front row of the South Stadium Lot near South Stadium Booth C (South Stadium @ Nicholson). TAF reserved parking spaces will remain on North Stadium. See more information at http://lsu.edu/parking/communications/north_stadium_meter.php 
  • Old Alex Box Stadium Gravel Lot and Nicholson Drive Gravel Lot:
    • The Old Alex Box Stadium Gravel Lot and Nicholson Drive Gravel Lot are offline until further notice due to construction.
    • Parking lots along Skip Bertman Drive will accommodate these closures. Utilize the Skip Bertman/South Stadium Express Shuttle for convenience.