All campus lots open at 7am for a noon or 1pm kick-off; lots open at 9am for a 3:30pm kick-off; lots open at 1pm for night games. Campus lots remain open for 3 hours after the game.
West Shaw Lane, between Birch & Chestnut
Southwest of Spartan Stadium
Tailgating is allowed, but this is an alcohol-free lot.
Commuter Lot 89
Mt. Hope Road and Farm Lane
Automobiles only. Parking is free.
Shuttle service is provided starting 2 hours before kick-off. Shuttle is $4 per game round-trip or $28 for a season pass.
Service Road between Hagadorn and Bogue
No shuttle service. RVs only.
In general, the following public parking lots located north of the railroad tracks are $15 dollars, and lots south of the railroad tracks are $10 dollars. See here for a 2011 parking map. Day of game parking is indicated in pink.
Trowbridge & Red Cedar Road
Plant Biology & Science Resources
Farm Lane & Wilson Road
South Shaw Lane between Farm Lane & Bogue
Kalamazoo just west of Harrison
Trowbridge and Farm Lane, South of the Natural Resources Building
Free shuttle service is provided to and from the northeast corner of the stadium. A handicap permit is required. The shuttle starts two hours before the game and runs until a reasonable time after the game. The shuttle bus from the stadium back to the handicap parking area is accessed from the north-end gates.
Tennis courts off Wilson Road
Located in between Chestnut and Red Cedar, this area requires a specific student parking pass– the priority pass for donors to the Spartan Fund. If you can’t park here, wander though for the tailgating experience.
Red Cedar Elementary School
East Lansing, MI 48823
Automobiles only; prices change per game.
Call (517) 333-5060 for weekly information.
Private homes and businesses may allow parking. Also off of Grand River Avenue, behind the local businesses, there are parking lots. By visiting and purchasing something from one of the bookstores on Grand River or going to any restaurant, a validated parking pass for discounted parking will be given.