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General Football Parking Guidelines

We’re as excited about B1G football as you are! Game day parking information for the upcoming season is coming soon. Check back on August 1st.

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Event Parking Guidelines

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Campus parking areas have been divided into four color-coded zones including red, yellow, white and black.

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Prepay Online for Single game parking passes that are available for Regent's Drive Garage, Terrapin Trail Garage and Mowatt Lane Garage. Single game parking passes are $15 each.
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Take the QuickBus

If you are planning to travel to campus during Football games, please consider using one of the three Quick Bus loops to avoid the traffic congestion on campus. Get on at one of the Quick Bus pick up signs around campus and get dropped off near Byrd Stadium at Lot Q.

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Routes 3 hours before kickoff During game to 1 hour after game
Metro 5 minutes Less frequently
Mowatt 20 minutes Less frequently
Comcast 10 minutes Less frequently
Fraternity 20 minutes Less frequently
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Game Schedules

Permit holders planning to visit the campus on a Saturday should refer to the following home football game schedule:

2013 Football Schedule
Date Opponent Location Time/Results
08/31/13 vs. Florida International College Park, Md. 12:30 p.m.
09/07/13 vs. Old Dominion College Park, Md. 4:00 p.m.
10/12/13 vs. Virginia * College Park, Md. TBD
10/26/13 vs. Clemson * College Park, Md. TBD
11/09/13 vs. Syracuse* College Park, Md. TBD
11/23/13 vs. Boston College* College Park, Md. TBD
* Conference Game

Student Parking Registrants

All Student Parking Registrants, who are attending the game or who are on campus for any academic commitments, will be able to park free in Regents Drive Garage (RDG). Parking for student parking registrants in Regents Drive Garage will be limited to Lot 5 on the roof of the garage. Space is limited. The overflow areas will be Mowatt Lane Garage (MLG) or Terrapin Trail Garage (TTG). Campus parking registrants are expected to utilize these free areas.

If you have an academic commitment that affects your ability to move your car on a specific game day as outlined above, it is imperative that you provide documentation to our office so that we may offer you options for that game day. We will only make exceptions if you provide the documentation prior to the day of the game. Exceptions will not be made the day of the game or any time after the game.

Faculty Staff Permit Holders

Academic Commitments:Faculty/Staff Parking Registrants on campus for any academic commitments WILL have full access to their assigned parking areas. Any faculty/staff permit holder having difficulty accessing their assigned areas may call 301 314-0318 for immediate assistance.

The following exceptions apply:

Lot C Permit Holders

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Lot FF Permit Holders

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Lot JJ Permit Holders

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Lot MM Permit Holders

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Lot Q Permit Holders

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Stadium Drive Garage Permit Holders

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Lot Z Permit Holders

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Faculty/Staff Permit Registrants Attending the Game

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Football Parking Frequently Asked Questions

What if I have an academic commitment?

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How do I get to campus from the College Park Metro Station?

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Where can I find disabled parking?

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Where can I park my bus or RV?

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Traffic Safety Message
From The Department of Public Safety


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Terp fans don't let Terp fans drive drunk!

If you drink, find a safe ride home.

If you drink, ride with a designated sober driver.

UMD Tailgating Tips
Great games start with good sportsmanship, and good sportsmanship starts in the parking lots. UMD wants to provide a safe and family friendly environment for all game attendees. Please follow these guidelines on game days.

Visiting Team Parking

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Visiting Team Parking
is Labeled in Black

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Black Zone Cash Permit
Click here to print permit
*payment required upon entry into
the parking lot on Gameday
Football Permit

Contact Terrapin Ticket Office for more information at (301)-314-7070

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