University of Vermont

College of Medicine

Medical Student Education


Parking and Shuttle Service

Parking: Below is a map of the designated parking area (Gutterson Garage) for the ceremony.

Parking on campus is at a premium and requires permits. To insure that you do not receive a parking ticket, which you will be required to pay, please park ONLY in the designated area (Gutterson Garage) which marked on the map below.

No permit will be necessary as this is a special event, but the attendees to the event should arrive to the Gutterson Garage no earlier than an hour and a half before the White Coat Ceremony is to begin.

If attendees chose to arrive earlier, they should utilize the Pay by Space lot on Gutterson's Upper Deck's west wall-directions, these are the numbered spaces. Instructions on how to use this area are listed on each of the Pay by Space Stations located at either end of Gutterson's Upper Deck.

NOTE: Do not park in area marked FAHC PARKING ONLY (the Gutterson Lower Surface Level). Also, please do not park in NUMBERED SPACES located on west wall on Gutterson’s Upper Deck.

Shuttles: Shuttle service has been specifically provided for by the College of Medicine for this event. Shuttles will stop for guests at the Gutterson Garage, Ira Allen Chapel and the Davis Center. The shuttles will continue looping through the route until all guests are at the chapel. Shuttles will remain available to transport guests from Ira Allen after the ceremony to the reception until 5:30 pm.


The Ira Allen Chapel is fully accessible to persons using wheel chairs. The shuttles which are wheelchair accessible will drop guests off at the front of the chapel. There is a ramp leading up to the main doors. Doors to the Chapel will open at 1:30 PM, not any earlier.

There will be limited handicapped parking in the Votey Lot behind Ira Allen Chapel. Blue placards are required.

Map of Gutterson

Directions to Gutterson Garage:

From highway:

Take Exit 14W off I-89 onto Route 2 West/Williston Rd, past the Sheraton Hotel. Take right onto East Avenue. Take immediate left heading toward Main St. Cross Main St. onto Spear St. Take second right onto the PFG Road. The Gutterson Garage /surface lots will be on the left.

From Downtown Burlington:

Traveling up hill on Main St/Route 2 East turn right onto Spear Street. Take second right onto PFG Road. The Gutterson Garage/surface lots will be on the left.

Map, General

Click to view a Google map showing the location of Ira Allen Chapel with relation to the College of Medical, Medical Student Education Building and main campus.

Last modified October 17 2013 10:34 AM