Parking and Traffic
With several thousand students, alumni and guests expected to
attend Mountain Day, parking will be in short supply. Attendees are encouraged
to allow extra time to travel between main campus and the mountain campus due
to the anticipated large crowds. Carpooling is also advised as groups travel to
mountain campus or attend events held around the Ford Complex.
SATURDAY PARKING ON MOUNTAIN CAMPUS
All campus roads will be open on Saturday morning. Traffic
arriving at Mountain Campus will be directed to park in designated areas.
Shuttles will run constantly from the parking areas to the picnic site.
- Frost Chapel
Parking Lot and Lawn
Additionally, there will be a limited number of handicap parking
spots located near the WinShape Pavilion. Campus Safety will direct vehicles to
these location and additional areas if needed.
As traffic leaves Mountain Campus after the Grand March, some
campus roads may be closed around Krannert Center and Evans Hall to accommodate
Alumni Event Parking
The Alumni Office is hosting several different reunion events on
Saturday on Main Campus, Mountain Campus and Oak Hill. Recommended parking
areas are listed below for the respective events.
- High School/Academy Reunion Brunch at Hill Dining Hall: Parking will
be available at Frost Chapel or as directed by Campus Safety. Shuttles will be
available to Hill Dining Hall from Frost Chapel lot.
- College Class Reunion Brunch at the Ford Reflection Pools:
Parking will be available in the parking lot across from Ford Auditorium or in
the lower East Mary lots adjacent to the baseball and soccer fields.
- Milestone Reunion at Oak Hill: Parking will be available next to
the Martha Berry Museum. Shuttles will be available to Oak Hill from the
- Affinity Group Reunions on Main Campus: Several groups are
hosting reunions on Saturday afternoon in Krannert or academic buildings.
Attendees should park in the lots behind Krannert, the Cage Center or Evans
Athletic Event PARKING
For those attending the Men’s Soccer, Alumni Baseball and Alumni
Softball games, parking is available in the East Mary lower lot and Ford
Auditorium lots but be advised that it will be limited due to the number of
events taking place around the Ford Complex mid-afternoon as well as on-campus
residential parking. Carpooling is encouraged or attendees may elect to walk
from the Hermann Hall or Krannert Center parking lots.
With the number of events scheduled on Saturday afternoon as well
as on-campus residential parking, available spots may be limited around the
Ford Complex. For Marthapalooza Family Hour, attendees may park along the
perimeter of Clara Bowl or in the parking lot across from the Ford Auditorium.
For the late evening event, students and young alumni are encouraged to utilize
any open parking around the Ford Buildings or walk from the Hermann Hall or
Krannert Center parking lots.
*Berry is a substance-free campus