Parking and Shuttle Service during Family Weekend

Parking Information

General Campus Parking

All Brown University parking lots on the main campus (except lots 57 & 71) will open to Family Weekend guests beginning at 5 PM on Friday through Sunday.  The Power Street lot (both lower and upper levels) at the corner of Power and Thayer streets is the largest lot on campus. The top level is entered on Power Street and the bottom level is entered on the corner of Williams and Brook streets.  In order to help find your way around campus, a printable map indicating parking lot locations is available online (see link below).

Parking at Alpert Medical School
(222 Richmond Street)

Metered spaces are available on a number of streets near the Medical School building, including Richmond St., Elm St., and Chestnut St. Please adhere to posted signs regarding allowable hours and other parking limitations, and note that meters accept quarters only.

Parking is available for a fee at the garage adjacent to the Medical School building on Friday. Additionally, after 5 PM on Friday  both lot 30 (on the corner of Elm and Richmond streets) and lot 81 (corner of Ship and Richmond streets) will be open Friday, Saturday and Sunday until 9 PM each night. 


Shuttle Service

Shuttle Service to Alpert Medical School
Shuttle service will be provided to and from the Van Wickle Gates and 222 Richmond Street on Saturday, October 17, from 10:00 A.M. to 1:00 P.M.

Shuttle Service to the Ceremony of Commitment to Medicine
Shuttle service will be provided to and from the First Unitarian Church (ceremony) and 222 Richmond Street (reception) on Saturday, October 17, from 2:45 to 7:30 P.M.

Shuttles to/from Brown Stadium
Complimentary shuttle buses will run continuously to Brown Stadium from 11:00 AM until one hour after the game ends. Shuttles will pick up at the following locations: (in order)Thayer Street & Bowen Street, Power Street Garage, Thayer Street & Charles Field Street, Wayland Arch, Faunce Arch, Hope Street at Nelson Fitness Center, Lloyd Avenue at Lot 89/90 entrance. 

Campus Map

Click here for a printable campus map: