University of Vermont

Commencement 2005 Parking and Map

Commencement 2005


Maps of Commencement parking areas will be distributed to students when they pick up their caps and gowns, and also to family members and friends staying at area hotels and motels. If you do not receive a map and would like one, contact the University Communications Office, (802) 656-2005 or e-mail the office at

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Getting Around at Commencement

Parking | Street Closings | Shuttle Bus Service | Contact Information
Deaf and Disability Accommodation Requests | Senior Week Activities


Parking for the 201st Commencement is divided into Zones (see map). Each Zone supports the visitors expected for the college or school listed for that Zone. Please respect our neighbors. Parking on area residential streets is by city-issued permit only. Violators will be subject to City of Burlington policy of ticketing and towing vehicles parked in these areas.

Parking areas for each college or school designated as follows:

Zone A Reserved Parking. Special Pass Required.
Zone B Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences
Zone C Arts and Sciences
Zone D Agriculture and Life Sciences, Environment and Natural Resources, Education and Social Services, Engineering and Mathematics, Graduate College (Fri. & Sun.)

Business Administration guests are encouraged to park free on Sunday downtown and use the convenient shuttle service to get to and from campus (see shuttle schedule* below).

Street Closings

University Place and South Prospect Street will be closed from Colchester Avenue to Main Street. College Street will be closed from South Prospect Street to South Williams Street on Saturday, May 21 and Sunday, May 22.

Shuttle Bus Service

Friday, May 20, 2005
7:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Campus Area Transportation System (CATS) will provide regular on-campus shuttle service at 10-minute intervals until 6:00 p.m.

Saturday, May 21, 2005
No shuttle bus service available.

Sunday, May 22, 2005
*7:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Shuttle service runs at 10-minute intervals from the front of the Flynn Theatre to the Main Ceremony.

7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Shuttle busses serve the campus as indicated by bus symbols on the map; buses arrive approximately every ten minutes.

Deaf and Disability Accommodation Requests

Participants or guests with mobility impairments may make arrangements for parking, transportation and seating, and those with hearing impairments may arrange for amplification or interpretation by contacting the Office of Transportation and Parking Services at (802) 656-8686 (voice) or (800) 253-0191 (Vermont Telecommunications Relay Service), or by sending e-mail to Commencement programs are also available in Braille by special request. Pleae call by May 6.

Location Index
1. Admissions
2. Aiken Center
3. Allen House
4. Bailey/Howe Library
5. Billings Student Center
6. Bittersweet
7. Campus Center Theatre
8. Catholic Center
9. Centennial Field
10. Englesby House
11. Fleming Museum
12. Given Medical Building, Medical Research Building, HSRF
13. Gutterson Fieldhouse
14. Gymnastics Facility
15. Harris/Millis Hall
16. Indoor Tennis Facility
17. Ira Allen Chapel
18. John Dewey Hall
19. Morrill Hall
20. Music Recital Hall
21. Old Mill/Lafayette
22. Patrick Gymnasium
23. Police Services
24. Royall Tyler Theatre
25. Simpson Hall
26 University Health Center (UHC)
29. Williams Hall

Commencement Contact Information

Recorded Commencement Information
(800) 903-6601 or (802) 656-3309 (including indoor/outdoor decision)


Specific Questions
Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., and Sunday, May 22, (802) 656-2005. After 4:30 p.m., Friday, May 20, and all day Saturday, May 21, (802) 656-3131.

Senior Week Activities
Available at

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