Current Size: 100%

Parking Guidelines

The following lots will be open to the public starting at 7:00 a.m., Saturday, May 11, 2019. No parking permit will be required. Parking will be on a first come first served basis and is at no charge.

  • Banneker South Lot - 2345 Sherman Ave. NW
  • East Towers Lot - 2200 8th St. NW
  • Howard Center Lot - 2204 8th St. NW
  • HUH Garages - 4th & V St. NW
  • Annex 1 Lot - 515 W St. NW 
  • Drew Lot - 511 Harvard St. NW
  • Georgia Avenue Lot - 2704 Georgia Ave. NW
  • 9th and V Lot - 15 V St. NW (Behind 9:30 Club)

ADA Accommodations

Guest who have not secured an ADA parking permit, through the Office of Special Student Services, will only be allowed to drop off guest at Georgia Avenue NW & Fairmont Street NW or Howard Place NW and 6th Street NW.

Commencement Shuttle Service

Complementary shuttle service will be provided on Saturday, May 11th, every 15-25 minutes from 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. and again from 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m from the following parking lots:

  • HUH Garages – 4th & V St. NW
  • Shaw/Howard Metro Station

From 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m., the shuttles will start at Georgia Avenue NW & Fairmont St. NW to shuttle guest back to the aforementioned parking lots.

Parking For Individual School Ceremonies

From Wednesday, May 8 – Friday, May 10, 2019, graduates and their guest can park on the following lots at no charge. Please be reminded that illegally parked vehicles will be ticketed and towed at the owner’s expense.

  • Banneker South - 2345 Sherman Ave. NW
  • East Towers Lot - 2200 8th St. NW 
  • 9th & V St. - 2125 9th St. NW
  • Drew Lot - 511 Harvard St. NW

Street Closures

The following street closures will go into effect between Thursday, May 9 - Saturday, May 11, 2018 starting at 12:00 a.m. on Thursday and ending at 6:00 p.m. on Saturday:

  • 600 block of Fairmont Street NW (Thursday - Saturday)
  • 600 block of Girard Street NW (Friday - Saturday)
  • 600 block of Howard Place NW (Saturday Only)
  • 2200 - 2300 blocks of 6th Street NW (Saturday Only)
  • 2400 - 2700 blocks of 6th Street NW (Thursday - Saturday)

ENJOY YOURSELF ! This will be a festive and memorable occasion for everyone. Walk purposefully, look confident, and wear your pride –– for you will be one of our special guests.