Visitors to campus may park without prior arrangement in the Euclid AutoPark and at parking meters and pay stations located throughout campus. Additional options may be available during your visit depending upon the time of day and whether or not CU is hosting a large event or construction impacts parking. Please check the Facilities Maintenance website for construction updates.
Temporary permits are available in daily and weekly time increments. You may purchase them at the PTS Customer Service window. Payments accepted are credit cards (Visa, MasterCard, Discover, and American Express), checks and cash. Visit our temporary permit page for more information.
Open 24/7, Euclid AutoPark (EAP) is located between Broadway and 18th Street (east of the UMC) and is a "Pay by Plate" paystation lot. You will need to have your license plate number to pay at any of the paystations located at each pedestrian exit.
The EAP parking rate is $2.00 per hour up to three hours, during the hours of 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM. After three hours, the rate is $4.00 per hour. The parking fee is $4.00 from 5:00 p.m. until 7:30 a.m. each weeknight and all day Saturday and Sunday. EAP paystations accept payment by credit card, coin and Parkmobile (Zone 6334). This parking garage is subject to special event parking arrangements.
Euclid Auto Park is impacted by current construction. You may review how the construction zone impacts affect Euclid Auto Park.
Open 24/7, Folsom Parking Garage is located off Stadium Drive/Folsom Street and offers "Pay by Plate" pay station visitor parking on the Entry Level (P1)*. You must have your license plate number to pay at any of the pay stations located at each pedestrian exit.
RATES: The Folsom Parking Garage rate is $2.00 per hour, for the first three hours, then $4.00 for each additional hour. The parking rate is $1.00 per hour Monday through Friday from 5:00 p.m. until 7:30 a.m. On Saturday and Sunday, payment is $1.00 per hour, at all times.
Folsom Parking Garage pay stations accept payment by credit card, coin and Parkmobile (Zone 6339). This parking garage is subject to special event parking arrangements. View the Folsom Parking Garage location map.
*Permit holder parking is located on levels P2 and P3. You must have a lot 391 permit to park in the permitted areas.
Blue meters are for persons with disabilities. A state issued disability license plate or placard must be displayed. The rate is $1.75 per hour, and the meters must be paid from 7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., seven days a week.
Red meters are for service and delivery parking. While visitors may park at red service meters, at $3.50 per hour, they are intended to assure quick turnover. Service meters must be paid 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Using Parkmobile allows you to pay for parking, at Parkmobile enabled pay stations, by phone. When using Parkmobile you choose how long you want to park and pay for that amount of time. When the expiration time approaches, you can receive a text alert allowing you to extend your time (within the maximum time limit for the lot.) For more information please visit the Parkmobile University of Colorado Boulder website. Review a current list of campus Parkmobile Pay-by-Phone parking lots and their locations. Verify CU Boulder lot numbers by looking at the CU Boulder Parking Map.
Contact us with any additional questions, 303-492-7384.
University of Colorado faculty, staff, and students who have a valid parking permit for another CU campus may take advantage of the reciprocal parking agreement. For more information, visit our reciprocal parking page.