Skip to main content
Standard homeW&M Grad home
Parking Information
Beginning Friday, May 21, visiting guests may park in spaces marked Faculty/Staff, Resident Student or Day Student.

General Parking Restrictions

No parking is permitted at any time in the following areas:

  • Fire lanes
  • No Parking Zones
  • Jones Hall lot
  • Handicapped spaces (without proper permits)
  • "Reserved For" spaces
  • Meters at the Muscarelle Museum
  • "Official Vehicle" or Service/Vendor spaces
  • Grass and sidewalks (unless directed by a parking officer)

Pay attention to signage at all times related to no parking areas. These regulations are enforced 7 days/week, 24 hours/day. Pay attention to all temporary signs related to parking restrictions on campus.

Parking Off Campus

Off-campus streets are controlled by the City of Williamsburg 24/7. Parallel parking is permitted in designated areas along Jamestown and Richmond roads on both Saturday and Sunday. Otherwise, city street parking is enforced via:

  • color-coded resident decals
  • time limits

Visitors should pay attention to all campus and city signs related to parking restrictions.

Handicapped Parking

Handicapped plates and hangtags from any state are valid for parking in handicapped-designated spaces. Accessible parking can be found around campus on a first-come, first-served basis.

Guests with limited mobility who display either an ADA tag or limited mobility access pass (provided electronically to the graduating student) will be permitted to drop off at the limited mobility entrance to Zable. The driver will then be directed to park in the Zable Stadium parking lot, close to the limited mobility entrance and exit. View the limited mobility Zable Stadium diagram (pdf).

Main Ceremony

Parking is on a first come, first served basis. Allow plenty of time. All parking spaces immediately adjacent to Zable Stadium are reserved for limited mobility guests.

There is no charge to park in the following lots Friday, May 21 after 2:00 p.m. until Sunday, May 23 at 5:00 p.m.

Recommended Lots

Limited Mobility Lot

Prefer a downloadable map?
See the location of the recommended parking lots.