2022 UVM Commencement Parking Map

Parking Assignments

Parking assignments for the University Commencement Main Ceremony as well as each of the college or school ceremonies are designated below. Please view the Commencement Parking Map (PDF) for reference. Shuttle buses will bring guests to and from all commencement events.

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.

Agriculture and Life SciencesGutterson Garage and Parking Lot (Lot A)
Arts and SciencesJeffords Lot (Lot C)
Grossman School of BusinessCollege Street Garage adjacent to the Hilton Burlington Hotel (free on Sunday)
Education and Social ServicesCollege Street Garage adjacent to the Hilton Burlington Hotel (free on Sunday)
Engineering and Mathematical SciencesHarris/Millis and Marsh, Austin, Tupper (MAT) Lot 
(Lot B)
Rubenstein School of Environment and Natural ResourcesDoubleTree Hotel Lot (Lot F)
Graduate CollegeSaturday, Gutterson Garage and Parking Lot (Lot A);
Sunday, please park in the lot designated for your school or college
Honors CollegeSaturday, Jeffords Lot (Lot C);
Sunday, please park in the lot designated for your school or college
Larner College of MedicineUHC Lot (Lot E)
Nursing and Health SciencesCatamount East Parking Lot (Lot D)
(Enter at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Burlington and follow signage)

Accessible Parking is available at the College Street lot, Jeffords lot, and Gutterson lot and at the Gutterson Garage.

Street Closings

Friday, May 20th, 7:00 a.m. through Monday, May 23rd, 4:00 p.m., University Place will be closed from Colchester Avenue to Main Street.

South Prospect Street will be closed from College Street to the University Health Center entrance from 7:00pm on Friday, May 20th – 4:00pm on Monday, May 23rd.

In addition, on Sunday, May 22nd, from 5:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., South Prospect Street will be closed from Colchester Avenue to Main Street, and College Street will be closed from South Prospect Street to South Williams Street. The northern most west bound lane on Main Street from University Heights Road to South Prospect Street will also be closed.

Shuttle Bus Service

Saturday, May 21, 2022
1:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Shuttle bus service will be available between the Jeffords Lot, Ira Allen Chapel and Davis Center Oval for the Honors College Scholars Recognition Ceremony and Reception.

Sunday, May 22, 2022
7:00 a.m. - 6:30 p.m. Shuttle buses will run every 10-15 minutes from designated bus stops at Patrick Gym, Royall Tyler Theatre, DoubleTree, Jeffords Lot/Davis Center Oval and the Catamount East Parking Lot. Look for Commencement Shuttle signage at each stop. For ceremonies at The Flynn, a dedicated shuttle will run between The Flynn, Hilton Burlington Hotel (main entrance on Battery Street), and Allen House (on UVM’s campus).

A shuttle bus will be available from Ira Allen Chapel to the Davis Center following The Robert Larner, M.D. College of Medicine Commencement Ceremony for the reception. The shuttle will run from the Davis Center returning guests to the UHC parking lot until 7:00pm.

ADA Accommodations and Accessible Parking Requests

For details please visit the commencement ADA Accommodations & Accessible Parking Requests form.