On Tuesday, April 24, President Obama will visit the University of Colorado Boulder to deliver remarks as he launches an effort to get Congress to prevent interest rates on student loans from doubling in July. The president will be speaking in the Coors Events Center at approximately 6:00 p.m. The event is free and, while focused on students, is also open to faculty, staff and members of the general public. All persons, including children of any age, must have a ticket for admission into the event.
University permit holders: In preparation for the event, several parking lots in and around Coors Events Center are required to be vacated by 7 p.m. on Monday, April 23, 2012. Full details of lot closures and traffic and transportation impacts can be found at the Parking & Transportation Services website.
Visitor parking: Free visitor parking for the President’s speech will be available in parking areas located off Discovery Drive at the CU Research Park. Signs and event parking staff will be in place to direct guests to visitor parking.
Campus closures and detours