Directions & Parking

Directions to Campus

From the North

Take I-65 South to State Road 43 South (Exit 178). Follow State Road 43 South to State Road 26 West (State Street). Follow State Road 26 West (State Street) to campus.

From the South

Take I-65 to State Road 26 West (Exit 172). Take State Road 26 West through Lafayette to campus.

State Street Construction Project

The State Street project is a comprehensive reconstruction of many campus routes. Many roads may be altered or temporarily closed, causing heavier traffic. Allow more travel time and avoid State Street, if possible. Visit statestreetwl.com for the latest information.

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Parking for Elliott Hall of Music (ELLT)

712 3rd Street
West Lafayette, IN 47907

Recommended Parking

University Parking Garage (PGU), 201 N. University St.

Northwestern Parking Garage (PGNW), 504 Northwestern Ave. These garages are available free of charge after 5:00 p.m. on weekdays and all day on weekends, unless otherwise posted.

On home football game days, spaces in University and Northwestern Garages are $10 per vehicle beginning 3 hours before kickoff. After kickoff, the garages are free but may be full until after the game is over.

Friends of Convocations Preferred Parking

Parking passes for eligible Founder level or above ($500+) Friends of Convocations will be sent prior to the first Elliott Hall of Music performance. The pass must be displayed to park in designated areas in the north side of University Parking Garage. Spaces are available first-come, first-served.

Alternative Elliott Hall Parking

Grant Street Garage (PGG), located at 120 N. Grant St., is a 24 hour per day, 7 days per week pay garage. The current rates apply 24/7 with a maximum of $10 per 24 hour period.

Marsteller Street Parking Lot (formerly a garage), located in 100 block of Marsteller St. between St. Thomas Aquinas and Pao Hall bounded by Marsteller St. and Sheetz St. This is an “A” lot, however it is available free of charge after 5:00 p.m. on weekdays and all day on weekends, unless otherwise posted.

Parking for Loeb Playhouse (STEW)

Inside Stewart Center
128 Memorial Mall
West Lafayette, IN 47907

Recommended Parking

Grant Street Garage (PGG), located at 120 N. Grant St., is a 24 hour per day, 7 days per week pay garage. The current rates apply 24/7 with a maximum of $10 per 24 hour period.

Marsteller Street Parking Lot (formerly a garage), located in 100 block of Marsteller St. between St. Thomas Aquinas and Pao Hall bounded by Marsteller St. and Sheetz St. This is an “A” lot, however it is available free of charge after 5:00 p.m. on weekdays and all day on weekends, unless otherwise posted.

Parking for Fowler Hall

Inside Stewart Center (STEW)
128 Memorial Mall
West Lafayette, IN 47907

Recommended Parking

Grant Street Garage, located at 120 N. Grant St., is a 24 hour per day, 7 days per week pay garage as of March 2, 2015. The current rates apply 24/7 with a maximum of $10 per 24 hour period.

Marsteller Street Parking Lot (formerly a garage), located in 100 block of Marsteller St. between St. Thomas Aquinas and Pao Hall bounded by Marsteller St. and Sheetz St. This is an “A” lot, however it is available free of charge after 5:00 p.m. on weekdays and all day on weekends, unless otherwise posted.

Lafayette Locations

Directions to Downtown Lafayette

From the North or South

  • Take I-65 to State Road 26 West
  • Follow State Road 26 West to downtown Lafayette

Lafayette Theater

600 Main Street
Lafayette, IN 47901

Recommended Parking

On-street parking available
Parking Garages Located at:
18 N 5th Street, Lafayette, IN (free after 5:00PM)
215 Columbia Street, Lafayette, IN (free after 5:00PM)

Long Center for the Performing Arts

111 N 6th Street
Lafayette, IN 47901

Recommended Parking

On-street parking available as posted
Parking Garages Located at:
18 N 5th Street, Lafayette, IN (free after 5:00PM)
215 Columbia Street, Lafayette, IN (free after 5:00PM)

Carnahan Hall

2200 Elmwood Ave
Suite A6
Lafayette, IN 47904

Recommended Parking

Free parking in Market Square lot surrounding Carnahan Hall