Sports Center Garage (PS #7)
Location: 721 Sports Center Drive (at the corner of Sports Center Drive and Complex Drive)
Height Clearance: 7' 8"
No. of Spaces: 565
User Group(s): Employee (E) and Commuter (C3) Permits, and Visitor Pay Parking | Any valid UK permit may enter after 3:30 p.m.
Visitor Rates: $2/first hour | $2/second hour | $1/hour thereafter | $10/exit maximum
This facility is designed to accommodate many different types of users including employees and students with hang tags as well as patrons paying an hourly fee. Visitors pay their parking fees at the cashier station in the exit lane.
If you have any questions about this structure, please come by the structure office located on the first level, or call (859) 257-4621.
Hours of Operation
Unlike other parking structures on UK's campus, this facility is not open 24 hours a day, seven days a week. The hours of operation are as follows:
Fall & Spring Semesters
|Parking Structure opens at 5:00 a.m.||Parking Structure opens at 5:00 a.m.|
|No vehicle entry after 11:00 p.m.||N/A|
|Parking Structure closes and all vehicles removed by 12:00 a.m.||N/A|
Parking & Payment Information
Parking in the Structure
How does a paying patron (visitor or guest) go about parking in the structure? A paying patron must accept a ticket from the ticket dispenser at the entrance. After accepting the ticket, the gate arm will open and the patron can then proceed into the structure to locate a parking spot.
Parking fees are paid at the cashier booth at the exit. Current forms of payment accepted are cash, check (with driver's license), and credit card (Visa/MasterCard/AMEX/Discover Card).
Parking and Transportation Services is pleased to offer a convenient method of pre-selling parking passes called The Voucher System. If you are hosting a special event on campus and feel that this would best suit the needs of your attendees, please contact the PTS Special Event Coordinator at (859) 257-9680. Read more about planning for the parking and transportation needs of guests at our Special Events page.
Moped/motorcycle parking is available on ground floor of the structure. Those driving mopeds or motorcycles should use the separate motorcycle lane.
People With Disabilities
Accessible parking is available on all levels of the structure. The elevator is located in the Northeast stairwell.
Football Game Days
On days of home football games, employee and student permits will not be accepted in Parking Structure #7. On game days, Parking Structure #7 opens 4 hours prior to kick-off. Parking in the structure will not be restricted to only football fans; however, the $30 fee will apply. For a current list of home football game dates, visit our Football Game Day information page.