Visitor Parking

Visitor parking options:

Visitor Center Lot, Pay & DisplayA parking paystation alongside a UNH parking lot.

($1/hour paystation payment required M-F, 7 a.m. - 6 p.m., no limit)
295 Mast Road: next to Parking & Transit Services. Free evening/overnight parking; meter requirement resumes at 7 a.m. the following weekday morning. Exempt from the winter parking ban unless otherwise declared.

Main Street Visitor Lot, Pay & Display

($1.25/hour paystation payment required M-F, 7 a.m.  – 6 p.m., up to 4 hours)
The corner of Edgewood Road and Main Street, near the Whittemore Center. Free evening/overnight parking EXCEPT from Dec. 1 through April 1, when lot closes at midnight.  Otherwise the meter requirement resumes at 7 a.m. the following weekday morning. 

Mill Road Visitor Lot (C-lot), Pay & Display

($1.25/hour paystation payment required M-F, 7 a.m. - 6 p.m., up to 4 hours)

Mill Road across from the Durham Market Place plaza. Free evening/overnight parking EXCEPT  when winter parking ban snow emergency is declared; lot closes at midnight.  Otherwise, meter requirement resumes at 7 a.m. the following weekday morning.

Other Campus Paystation & Meters

($1/25/hour payment required M - F, 7 a.m. - 6 p.m.,  limits posted)
Visitors are welcome to use any available (vacant/unreserved) Pay & Display or traditional meter around campus.  Payment is required Monday – Friday, 7 a.m. – 6 p.m.  Meters are available for one fully-paid cycle, after which you must move your vehicle.

Loading Zones

Short-term loading zones are available for quick loading/unloading use.  Time limits are strictly enforced.
Undesignated areas near campus buildings are considered fire lanes—do not park there.

Open Evening Parking in Commuter & Fac/Staff Lots

Limited free parking is available in designated faculty/staff and commuter lots after 6 p.m. weekdays or all day on Saturday/Sunday.  Permit requirements resume at 7 a.m. the following weekday morning, and from Dec. 1 – April 1, most lots close at midnight (see winter parking ban below). 

Restrictions

  • Resident Lots Excluded 24/7:  Visitors parking is not allowed at any time in resident lots.
  • Faculty/Staff & Commuter lots excluded weekdays:  Visitor parking is not allowed in faculty/staff or commuter lots, Monday – Friday, 7 a.m. – 6 p.m.
  • No Parking Areas:  Parking is not permitted in any area that is not a designated parking space. 
  • Beware the Winter Parking Ban (WPB):  From Dec. 1 to April 1, most faculty/staff and commuter lots close at midnight.  During the WPB after midnight parking for visitors is limited to exempted areas only.  Please visit the winter parking ban page for details.