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.

Plan your visit by exploring the CMU visitor information section.  All visitors and guests are subject to P&TS Policies and Procedures.

Visitor Parking

East Campus Garage
Rates below: Monday through Friday 8 AM – 5 PM
Free Parking: Weekdays after 5:00 PM, and Saturday & Sunday.  OVERNIGHT PARKING FOR LEASE HOLDERS ONLY.  GPS Address:  5040 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh, PA 15213

30 minutes or less (You exit within 30 min.)

Free

0 – 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 (begins 5 PM, M-F)

No charge

Weekend

No charge

Lost Ticket

25.00

Dithridge Street Garage: OVERNIGHT PARKING FOR LEASE HOLDERS ONLY

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

0-1 hour

8.00

3-9 hours

12.00

Night Rate (begins at 5 PM, M-F)

5.00

Weekend

5.00

Lost Ticket

25.00

Gates Garage: OVERNIGHT PARKING FOR LEASE HOLDERS ONLY. 

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+ hours

14.00

Night Rate (begins at 5 PM, M-F)

5.00

Weekend

5.00

Lost Ticket

25.00

Collaborative Innovation Center
Garage (CIC):   OVERNIGHT PARKING FOR LEASE HOLDERS ONLY. 

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:

  • Zebina Way Lot:  3 spaces (CMU permit required)
  • Tepper Quad Garage:  3 spaces, (CMU permit required)
  • East Campus Garage: 22 spaces
  • College of Fine Arts:  5 (CMU permit required)
  • 300 South Craig Street: 3 (CMU permit required)

 

 



Time to Plug In?

evcharge

CMU electric vehicle charging stations can be found in various locations on campus.  There is a four-hour charging limit per vehicle, per day.  

Collaborative Innovation Center (CIC) Garage: There are five available charging stations in the ungated portion of the CIC garage, for permit holders only. Simply drive to the right of the entrance of the garage from South Neville Street.  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.  In order to avoid parking citations at these charging stations, please remember to charge for only four hours per day; display your CMU permit hang tag.

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.  In order to avoid parking citations at these charging stations, please remember to charge for only four hours per day.

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.  In order to avoid parking citations at these charging stations, please remember to charge for only four hours per day.