Penn State University

PARKING

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

 

 

DAY OF GAME CAMPUS PARKING:

All non-permit, day-of-game campus lots open at 7am for noon games, 8am for 3:30 or later games. Day-of-game campus parking is indicated on this PSU Campus Football Parking Map in yellow.

Although parking can be purchased at the lot entrance on game day, patrons are strongly encouraged to purchase day-of-game campus parking ahead of time: no later than 10 days before the game by calling (800) 648-8269.

Prices for all non-permit campus lots:
Automobiles: Advanced Purchase $10/Day of Game Purchase $40
RVs: Advanced Purchase $40/Day of Game Purchase $80

Lot 19
Orchard Road at Wiley Lane, northeast of Beaver Stadium
RVs, Thurs-Sun $120; RVs Fri-Sat $60
This is the only campus non-permit lot offering overnight parking.
Opens Thursday before a home game at 6pm. Parking is first-come, first-served and is staffed continuously through 5am on game day. This parking area can accept vehicles whose total length does not exceed 40 feet. There may be separate charges for towing and towed vehicles if trailer must detach due to length restrictions. No hook-ups are provided. Portable generators are prohibited and all generators must be shut down between 12am-7am.

 

 

 

DISABLED PARKING:
See PSU Campus Football Parking Map for location

Lot 9
University Drive, one block west of Beaver Stadium
Enter from the west on Park Avenue and follow the instruction of the attendants. Parking passes may be purchased in advance or purchased on game day.

RVs displaying a Person with Disability Placard/Plate (RV) must approach from the East or North and from there, will be directed to a parking lot that provides shuttle service for the person with the disability and ONE companion. Shuttle Busses will circulate this lot for two hours prior to kickoff and will stop at Gate B west of the stadium.

Patrons requiring a wheelchair should call (800) 648-8269 at least ten days prior to the game to purchase the proper parking pass for designated parking areas near the stadium.

 

 

OFF-CAMPUS PARKING:

College Heights School
North Atherton & Hillcrest Avenue, a block from campus past West Park Street
Automobiles FREE
A little further away from Beaver Stadium(a little less than 2 miles), but it’s an easy in and out.

Downtown State College
Downtown State College is less than 2 miles from Beaver Stadium. If you have the time, wander through campus on your way to the stadium. If you’re in a hurry, take the CATA Bus.

Downtown parking is available at the following three parking garages:

-200 West Beaver Avenue
-100 South Fraser Street
-100 South Pugh Street

The cost is $0.75 per hour. If you visit any downtown merchants after the game, ask if they are able to validate your parking (some merchants do not participate in validating at any time, while some will not validate on game days).
All garages are open 24 hours a day from Friday afternoon-Sunday evenings on home game weekends.

Walmart
Walmart offers free overnight parking for RVs. Take the Penn State Football Express to the game from the Benner Pike location ($7 round trip-see below for details).

Walmart
1665 N Atherton St
State College, PA 16803
(814) 237-8401
Walmart
373 Benner Pike
State College, PA 16801
(814) 235-9306


 

SHUTTLE SERVICES:

CATA Shuttle Service
Operates along South Atherton Street, the intersection of University Drive and Curtin Road, and Downtown State College beginning three hours prior to the game and ending one hour after the game is over. $2 each way.

Penn State Football Express
This shuttle transports fans to the stadium and back, from the following three areas:

Benner Pike:
$7 Round Trip. Tickets can be purchased from the bus driver.
Pick up location: Walmart Supercenter parking lot (373 Benner Pike,State College, PA 16801)
Pick up begins 3 hours before kick-off and continues until kick-off. Drop-off at the stadium is at Park Ave. & Fox Hollow Road. Shuttle loops continuously from the beginning of the fourth quarter until an hour and a half following the game.

North Atherton Street:
$7 Round Trip. Tickets can be purchased from the bus driver.
Pick up locations: Map of North Atherton Street Shuttle Route
-Sleep Inn/Comfort Inn/Motel 6 (111 Village Dr., State College, PA 16803)
-Weis Markets (1471 Martin Street, State College, PA 16803)
-Target (315 Colonnade Blvd.,State College, PA 16803)
Toftrees Resort (1 Country Club Lane, State College, PA 16803)
Village at Penn State (Toftrees Avenue & Presidents Drive)
Pick up begins 3 hours before kick-off and continues until kick-off. Drop-off at the stadium is at Park Ave. & Fox Hollow Road. Shuttle loops continuously from the beginning of the fourth quarter until an hour and a half after the game.

PSU Altoona Campus
$18 round trip. Purchase tickets by calling  (814) 693-7630.
Pick-up Location: Ivy Parking Lot
The PSU Altoona Campus shuttle will pick-up from the stadium one hour and three hours after each game (night games excluded). Drop-off is a few feet from the stadium.