Driving Directions & Parking

From the North or South on Interstate 95:

Take Exit 22A to Downtown Providence. Continue straight on Memorial Boulevard. At the fourth set of lights, turn left onto College Street. At the top of the hill, turn left onto Prospect Street. Take your first right onto Waterman Street. The Stephen Robert ’62 Campus Center will be on your right.

From the East on Interstate 195:

Take Exit 2 to South Main Street and continue for half a mile until the first set of traffic lights. Turn right onto College Street and then left at the top of the hill onto Prospect Street. Take your first right onto Waterman Street. The Stephen Robert ’62 Campus Center will be on your right.

From the Northwest:

Follow Route 146 to I-95 South then follow directions above (from north and south).

Parking

Visitors may find parking on the streets in and around campus, or in Lot 68, also called the Power Street Parking Garage. Entrance to the garage is located at the intersection of Power and Thayer streets. View map.

The lot contains two Pay and Display parking pay stations. One is located at the Power Street entrance and the second is in the far corner of the lot by Brook Street. The Pay Stations accept credit cards (Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover) and U.S. bills. (Note that the pay stations do not give change.)

Brown maintains visitor spaces that meet ADA standards for accessibility in Lot 65, which is located on the south side of Benevolent Street between Thayer and Brook streets. See street view.

Visitor Parking Lot Rates

  • Mon - Fri 8am - 6pm $3.00/hour
  • All Day Rate until 6pm (M-F) $15.00
  • Weekdays after 6pm, weekends, holidays $2.00/hour

Note to departments: The pay stations do not allow for department-validated rates. The rate is the same for all visitors.