Commencement week traffic and parking information

Thursday, May 9

Beginning at 11 a.m. all gray meters, parking payment machines and many permitted lots (except those stipulated permitted at all-times), will be free of charge. Regular parking rates at Euclid AutoPark will still apply.

Friday, May 10

Parking and traffic personnel will direct attendees to free parking off Regent Drive. Parking for persons with disability placards will be available south of Folsom Field off Colorado Avenue. Parking for persons with disabilities that do not have a disability placard will be located on Regent Drive and Colorado Avenue. All gray meters, parking payment machines and many permitted lots (except those stipulated permitted at all-times/Euclid AutoPark), will be free of charge throughout the day.

-Stadium Drive north of Dal Ward; Folsom Street and Colorado Avenue; and 18th Street and Euclid Avenue will be closed to through traffic between 7:30 a.m. and 9:30 a.m. to accommodate the procession to the stadium.  

-A complimentary shuttle service will run from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Friday, May 10 to provide transportation to commencement and recognition ceremonies.

-Sustainable transportation methods are suggested for those commuting to campus on Friday, May 10. Visit the PTS website for biking, bussing, and carshare information.

May 8-15

As part of the U.S. 36 Express Lanes Project, U.S. 36 will have nightly closures on east and westbound U.S. 36 on May 8-15, 10 p.m.-5:30 a.m. on weekdays and 10 p.m. -7 a.m. on Saturday, May 11 and Sunday, May 12 for girder installation on the Uptown Avenue bridge. Signs will be posted to direct riders to the temporary bus stops.

For more information regarding commencement please visit the commencement website. For parking information or questions please visit our website or call 303-492-7834 or email pts.business@colorado.edu

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