Carnegie Mellon University

Whether you are visiting Carnegie Mellon University or regularly commuting for classes, CMU has a number of parking options close to campus.

Check our interactive campus map, and then explore the options listed in our Visitor Parking Information Brochure (pdf).

Time to Plug In?

evcharge

CMU electric vehicle charging stations can be found in various locations on campus.

Collaborative Innovation Center (CIC) Garage: There are five available charging stations in the ungated portion of the CIC garage. Simply drive to the right of the entrance of the garage from South Neville Street. You do not need to enter at the gate to gain access to the ungated portion. The stations are located outside the garage. There are two reserved charging stations for the "Create A Lab", which are not open for the general public to use.

Dithridge Street Garage:
This garage has two charging stations, and if you do not have a current permit for this garage, you would pay for the time you are in the garage charging your car.

East Campus Garage
:
There are two charging stations, and if you do not have a current permit for this garage, you would pay for the time you are in the garage charging your car.

Visitor Parking

East Campus Garage (Garage Height 6'6")
Rates below: Monday through Friday 8 AM – 5 PM
Free Parking: Weekdays after 5:00 PM, and Saturday & Sunday

GPS Address:  5040 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh, PA 15213

30 minutes or less

Free

31 min – 1 hour

3.00

1-3 hours

6.00

3-5 hours

7.00

5-7 hours

8.00

7-9 hours

10.00

Night Rate (after 5 PM)

No charge

Weekend

No charge

Lost Ticket

25.00

Dithridge Street Garage (Garage Height 6'6")

GPS Address:  252 S Dithridge St., Pittsburgh, PA 15213

0-1 hour

8.00

3-9 hours

12.00

Night Rate (after 5 PM)

5.00

Weekend

5.00

Lost Ticket

25.00

Gates Garage (Garage Height 6'6")

GPS Address:  409 S. Neville St., Pittsburgh, PA 15213.  Continue right on access road past the CIC Garage.  

30 – 1 hour

$4.00

1-3 hours

6.00

3-5 hours

9.00

5-7 hours

12.00

7-9 hours

14.00

10 hours-close

14.00

Night Rate (after 5 PM)

5.00

Weekend

5.00

Lost Ticket

25.00

Collaborative Innovation Center
Garage (CIC) (Garage Height 6'6")

GPS Address:  594-598 Boundary St., Pittsburgh, PA 15213.  At the entrance, take the ramp to the left.

0-1 hour

4.00

1-2 hours

6.00

2-3 hours

8.00

3-4 hours

10.00

4-5 hours

12.00

5-6 hours

14.00

6-24 hours

16.00

Lost Ticket

16.00

Alternative Parking

Metered parking is available on Margaret Morrison Street, Tech Street, and Frew Street.
Rates are for Oakland-Zone 1, 2, 3 or 4. The rates are generally $3.00 per hour. Some rates may change throughout the year, based on meter use in the immediate area.

Motorcycle Parking Locations:

East Campus Garage: 22 spaces
College of Fine Arts:  5 (CMU permit required)
300 South Craig Street: 3 (CMU permit required)
GATF (Filmore Street) Lot: 4 (CMU permit required)