University of Kentucky Parent Association

Family Weekend Parking

Family Weekend Parking Information

The following are general parking guidelines. Please read the signs at the entrance of each lot for specific hours of permit control. Visit www.uky.edu/pts/parking-info_parking-maps for helpful parking maps.

South Campus

  • Parking is available in Parking Structure #7 located on Sports Center Drive; please see www.uky.edu/pts for information about hourly/daily parking rates.
  • Free parking is available in most Employee "E" lots and Commuter "C" lots on South Campus after 3:30 p.m. Friday and all day Saturday and Sunday. Some areas are 24-hour controlled for E permits, so be sure to read the sign before you park.

North Campus and the Student Center

  • Until 6 p.m. Friday, paid parking is available in Parking Structure #5 located on South Limestone (next to Kennedy Book Store); please see www.uky.edu/pts for information about hourly/daily parking rates. After 6 p.m., parking in the structure is free of charge. Free parking is available in Employee "E" lots on North Campus after 3:30 p.m. Friday and all day Saturday and Sunday. An E lot is located on Avenue of Champions (next to the UK Bookstore/Student Center).

Central Campus (Memorial Hall, Chemistry-Physics Building, etc.)

  • Parking Structure #2 on Hilltop Avenue will be open and free of charge after 3:30 p.m. Friday and all day Saturday and Sunday.

Family Weekend Check-in

  • Free parking is available behind the Boone Center during Family Weekend Check-in.

Alumni Legacy Family Brunch

  • Parking is available behind the King Alumni House after 3:30 p.m. Friday and all day Saturday and Sunday.

Disability Parking

  • Spaces for visitors with disabilities are located throughout campus in close proximity to entrances of University buildings. These spaces, however, typically require a disabled permit issued by Parking & Transportation Services (PTS) or a gate attendant. During Family Weekend only, PTS will allow use of state-issued disabled permits. If you need assistance with locating accessible parking, please contact UK Parking at (859) 257-5757 or toll-free at (800) 441-0555. You can contact them via e-mail at UKParking@lsv.uky.edu.

For information on visitor parking at UK, please visit www.uky.edu/pts/parking-info_visitor-parking. For a parking map, please visit www.uky.edu/pts/parking-info_parking-maps. Contact UK Parking at (859) 257-5757 or toll-free at (800) 441-0555. You can reach Bluegrass Towing at (859) 233-9711.