University lots will be open to the public from 4 pm Friday, May 17, through Sunday, May 19. For locations of all University lots, click here.
Satellite parking with wheelchair-accessible shuttle service
to Old Campus is available on Monday from 7:30 to 9:45 am from Pierson-Sage Garage near the Peabody Museum on Whitney Avenue. Overflow parking with shuttle service to Old Campus will be provided at Science Park Garage, 276 Winchester Avenue. Please note that shuttle service to Old Campus is provided on Monday only. See directions below.
Cars with handicapped tags or license plates will be accommodated in Yale Lot 51 from 4 pm Friday through Monday. Additional handicapped parking will be provided on Monday on the surface lots near Ingalls Hockey Rink at 202 Prospect Street. See directions below.
Guests of Davenport and Pierson Colleges, as well as those from the Schools of Architecture and Art may wish to use the Howe Street garage throughout Commencement weekend. From Chapel Street, turn right onto Howe Street. The garage is on the right. An attendant will be on hand to assist.
Guests of the School of Medcine are advised to use the Temple Street Garage, 40 Temple Street, or the Air Rights Garage, 40 York Street, Handicapped parking will be available at the Amistad Garage with handivan access to Old Campus on Monday.
Transportation from New Haven train stations
Yale shuttles, which are free to members of the Yale community and their guests, are available from Union Station and State Street Station beginning at 7 am. University ID is not required.
On the day of Commencement, take the red line from Union Station or State Street Station to main campus. Departures from Union Station are every fifteen minutes on the quarter hour and from State Street Station, four minutes later.
Drop-off at College and Chapel Streets would be most convenient for Commencement guests going to Old Campus. At 10:00 am, when the Commencement procession begins and streets are closed, drop-off will be at Chapel and Church Streets.
Return red line shuttles leave from Phelps gate, with pick-up every fifteen minutes.
Shuttle information is available at www.yale.edu/shuttle.
To watch buses in real time, visit www.yale.translocom.
For information on train schedules,
airport shuttles and car rentals, click