Parents & Family Weekend

Directions & Parking

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Parking Information:

All Parents & Family Weekend visitors should enter campus through either the West or East Entrance and follow the "Parents & Family Weekend" signs to parking structure 22. There will be parking permit machines to purchase daily Friday, Saturday, and Sunday permits for $5.00 each. These permits will allow you to park in all Visitor/Student parking lots on Parents & Family Weekend only.

Pedestrian signage from parking structure 22 will guide you to check-in located at the University Center main lobby.

Halloween Parking Restrictions?

Please note there are various parking restrictions given that Parents & Family Weekend falls near Halloween but we've been working with our campus partners to ensure that your visit to campus is uninterrupted. We ask that you follow all parking guidelines on campus and that your vehicle display a valid 'Parents & Family Weekend' permit available for purchase in Parking Structure 22. Permits issued for Parents & Family Weekend in the approved lots and by parking attendants will be honored overnight through 7am the next day. As always, please refer to the lot entrance sign to be assured that visitor parking is allowed within the lot - restrictions may apply to specific spaces or areas within a lot or parking structure. We do not recommend parking in Isla Vista overnight. If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact us directly at 805-893-7382, or speak with a Parking Service agent upon arrival in Parking Structure 22.

checkDon't Forget: A valid permit must be displayed on the dashboard of your vehicle while on campus. Refer to the lot entrance sign to be assured that visitor parking is allowed within the lot. Other restrictions may apply to specific spaces or areas within a lot or parking structure.

Traveling South on the U.S. 101 Freeway

Take the Storke Road/Glen Annie Road exit off U.S. 101 approximately 12 miles north of Santa Barbara.

Turn right on Storke Road and proceed two miles to El Colegio Road.

Turn left on El Colegio Road and proceed to Ocean Road.

Follow "Parents & Family Weekend" signs to parking structure 22.

Traveling North on the U.S. 101 Freeway

Take the Airport/UCSB exit [Highway 217] off U.S. 101 approximately eight miles north of Santa Barbara, and proceed through the Henley Gate campus entrance.

Follow "Parents & Family Weekend" signs to parking structure 22.

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Questions About Parents & Family Weekend?

Contact us at (805) 893-7382 or email Parent@ia.ucsb.edu.

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