Northwestern University

PARKING

DAY OF GAME CAMPUS PARKING
DISABLED PARKING
OFF CAMPUS PARKING
GAME DAY SHUTTLE

 

DAY OF GAME CAMPUS PARKING

The lots immediately surrounding Ryan Field are all permit parking only. Fans with automobiles are permitted to park in any campus lot located along Sheridan Road, east of Ryan Field, between Lincoln & Davis on the day of a home game for FREE! Click here for a map of free parking on campus. The free Game Day Shuttle will transport you from Sheridan Road to Ryan Field and back. Tailgating is permitted in all of these campus lots along Sheridan Road.

Campus Lot #2

RVs, $40

First come, first served. Overnight parking is permitted. Sheridan & Lincoln.

 

 

DISABLED PARKING

West Parking Lot
Ashland Avenue & Central Street
Located immediately west of Ryan Field. The front row parking spaces are open for day-of-game disabled parking to vehicles with a valid government issued disabled tag.

The disabled guest drop-off area is on Ashland Avenue near gate Q.

 

OFF CAMPUS PARKING

Frank Govern Memorial Golf Course
1031 Central Street
Evanston, IL 60201
(847) 475-9173

City of Evanston Lots & Garages
All City of Evanston parking lots and garages operate as normal on game days. Some lots consist of a large majority of permit parking spaces. The following garages have more options for non-permit visitor parking.

Enter from Maple Avenue at Clark Street or University Pl.
(847) 866-9240
Located next to the movie theatre, this garage has 1,400 spaces that are first come, first served. The lot is open 24/7, 365 days a year. No tailgating.
First hour: Free. Hourly rates apply beyond one hour.
Sundays & Holidays: Free

Church & Chicago Self Park
Enter from Church or Clark east of Chicago Ave.
(847) 328-4607
600 spaces that are first come, first served. The lot is open 24/7, 365 days a year. No tailgating.
First hour: Free. Hourly rates apply beyond one hour.
Sundays & Holidays: Free

Sherman Plaza Self Park
Enter from Davis Street or Benson Ave.
(847) 491-6908

1,500 spaces first come, first served. The lot is open 24/7, 365 days a year. No tailgating.
First hour: Free. Hourly rates apply beyond one hour.
Sundays & Holidays: Free

 

RYAN FIELD SHUTTLE

The FREE Game Day Shuttle transports fans between Ryan Field and select locations on and around campus.

  • Free shuttle buses run continually, beginning two hours prior to kick-off until approximately one hour after the end of the game.
  • During the games, buses will be parked at the drop-off location (Ashland Avenue, west of the Ryan Field/Welsh-Ryan Arena) for those who must leave early.
  • The shuttles return to campus for approximately one hour following the conclusion of the game.
  • See MAP of shuttle stop locations (indicated in yellow.)