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Parking & Traffic Alert for 10/18 & 10/19

10/17/2019

On Friday, October 18, the Yuengling Center parking lots will close at 5:30pm and will reopen October 20 at 12:00am to provide parking for an evening Yuengling Center event. Vehicles that are remaining in the Yuengling Center lots after 5:30pm on October 18, will receive a citation.

High traffic volumes are expected at the Collins Boulevard and Bull Run entrances off Fowler Ave leading to the Yuengling Center. Parking demand is also expected to increase in the Yuengling Center lots as well as other parking lots located along Alumni, Genshaft and Holly Drives, and Collins Blvd. Please be mindful of increased pedestrian traffic along Alumni, Genshaft, Sago and Elm Drives as guests arrive and proceed to the Yuengling Center.

Roads and traffic flow around the Yuengling Center will be redirected to provide a safe pedestrian and traffic environment. Bull Run Drive will be closed from the intersection of Alumni Drive north to Elm Drive. Please expect delays on the Bull Runner routes around the Yuengling Center.

For more information or alternate routes call (813) 974-6902, visit www.usf.edu/parking or track Bull Runner buses at usfbullrunner.com.

The Yuengling Center parking lots will be impacted as follows:

Friday, October 18: Young Thug & Machine Gun Kelly (Doors open at 7:00pm)

Parking Lot Impact on 10/18/19
22A Lot will close at 5:30pm for event use
22D Lot will close at 5:30pm for event use
22E Lot will close at 5:30pm for event use
22F Lot will close at 5:30pm for event use
6 Lot will close at 5:30pm for event use

Saturday, October 19: Illenium (Doors open at 7:00pm)

Parking Lot Impact on 10/19/19
22A Lot closed for event use
22D Lot closed for event use
22E Lot closed for event use
22F Lot closed for event use
6 Lot closed for event use

Click here for a copy of the campus map to find the identified parking lots.

USF’s parking garages, especially Beard Garage and Laurel Garage, typically have parking available and offer regular, convenient Bull Runner service to stops across campus. Lots 18B and 18T, located off Sycamore Drive, also have parking available and serve as good options for those who typically park in the Yuengling Center lots. Additionally, after 5:30 pm and on weekends, cars with valid USF parking permits (except Y) may park in most campus lots, excluding Resident and Reserved parking spaces.

Homecoming Parking & Traffic Alerts – October 10 & October 11

10/08/2019

The 2019 USF Homecoming events, scheduled for October 10 & 11, will significantly impact parking and traffic across campus, especially in the area of the Yuengling Center and its surrounding parking lots. Please carefully review the information provided and plan to arrive early on campus to allow time to find a parking space.

In addition to the closings listed below, portions of other lots may be closed to provide prearranged reserved parking for event guests. Parking lots will be impacted as follows:

Parking Lot Dates Impacted
22D (Yuengling Center) Portions will be closed from Thur., 10/10 through Fri., 10/11 for Homecoming Carnival
BSN Grass Lot Open to the USF community on Fri., 10/11. This temporary lot will close at 10:00 pm Fri., 10/11. Any remaining vehicles in the lot will receive a citation. Vehicles will not be able to leave the lot during the parade.
3A, 3B, & 3C (Theatre/MSC) Closed on Friday, 10/11 for Parade float set up

Street Closures on Friday, October 11: Portions of Holly Drive, Palm Drive, Genshaft Drive, Alumni and Leroy Collins Boulevard will close at 6:00 pm for the 6:30 pm Homecoming Parade. Roadways will reopen after the parade has passed and roads are clear. Please plan alternate travel routes on campus to avoid these areas on Friday evening.

We recommend parking in the Beard or Laurel parking garages, which both offer convenient Bull Runner shuttle service to buildings around the impacted areas. Lots 18B and 18T, located off Sycamore Drive, may also serve as good parking lot options for those who typically park in the Yuengling Center lots.

Click here for a copy of the campus map to find the identified parking lots.

Visit homecoming.usf.edu for additional information pertaining to USF Homecoming activities.

2019 UPDATES

 
September

PARKING & TRAFFIC ALERT FOR 9/27 & 9/28

09/24/2019

On Friday, September 27, the Yuengling Center parking lots will close at 10:00pm and will reopen September 29 at 12:00am to provide parking for an evening Yuengling Center event. Vehicles that are remaining in the Yuengling Center lots after 10:00pm on September 27, will receive a citation.

On Saturday, September 28, high traffic volumes are expected at the Collins Boulevard and Bull Run entrances off Fowler Ave leading to the Yuengling Center.  Parking demand is also expected to increase in the Yuengling Center lots as well as other parking lots located along Alumni, Genshaft and Holly Drives, and Collins Blvd.  Please be mindful of increased pedestrian traffic along Alumni, Genshaft, Sago and Elm Drives as guests arrive and proceed to the Yuengling Center.

Roads and traffic flow around the Yuengling Center will be redirected to provide a safe pedestrian and traffic environment.  Bull Run Drive will be closed from the intersection of Alumni Drive north to Elm Drive.  Please expect delays on the Bull Runner routes around the Yuengling Center.

For more information or alternate routes call (813) 974-6902, visit www.usf.edu/parking or track Bull Runner buses at usfbullrunner.com.

The Yuengling Center parking lots will be impacted as follows:

Friday, September 27: Tyler the Creator

Parking Lot Impact on 9/27/19
22A Lot will close at 10:00pm for event use
22D Lot will close at 10:00pm for event use
22E Lot will close at 10:00pm for event use
22F Lot will close at 10:00pm for event use
6 Lot will close at 10:00pm for event use

Saturday, September 28: Tyler the Creator (Doors open at 6:00pm)

Parking Lot Impact on 9/28/19
22A Lot closed for event use
22D Lot closed for event use
22E Lot closed for event use
22F Lot closed for event use
6 Lot closed for event use

Click here for a copy of the campus map to find the identified parking lots.

USF’s parking garages, especially Beard Garage and Laurel Garage, typically have parking available and offer regular, convenient Bull Runner service to stops across campus. Lots 18B and 18T, located off Sycamore Drive, also have parking available and serve as good options for those who typically park in the Yuengling Center lots. Additionally, after 5:30 pm and on weekends, cars with valid USF parking permits (except Y) may park in most campus lots, excluding Resident and Reserved parking spaces.

As always, we appreciate your patience and cooperation. If you have any questions, please contact Parking & Transportation Services at psweb@usf.edu or at (813) 974-3990.

PARKING & TRAFFIC ALERT FOR 9/10/19

09/06/2019

On Tuesday, September 10, portions of the Yuengling Center parking lots will be closed for the day and the remaining lots will be closed at 5:30pm to provide parking for an evening Yuengling Center event. Vehicles that are remaining in the lots after 5:30pm will receive a citation.

High traffic volumes are expected at the Collins Boulevard and Bull Run entrances off Fowler Ave leading to the Yuengling Center.  Parking demand is also expected to increase in the Yuengling Center lots as well as other parking lots located along Alumni, Genshaft and Holly Drives, and Collins Blvd.  Please be mindful of increased pedestrian traffic along Alumni, Genshaft, Sago and Elm Drives as guests arrive and proceed to the Yuengling Center.

Roads and traffic flow around the Yuengling Center will be redirected to provide a safe pedestrian and traffic environment.  Bull Run Drive will be closed from the intersection of Alumni Drive north to Elm Drive.  Please expect delays on the Bull Runner routes around the Yuengling Center.

For more information or alternate routes call (813) 974-6902, visit www.usf.edu/parking or track Bull Runner buses at usfbullrunner.com.

The Yuengling Center parking lots will be impacted as follows:

Tuesday, September 10: Lizzo (Doors open at 6:00pm)

Parking Lot Impact on 9/10/19
22A Lot will close at 5:30pm for event use
22D Lot will close at 5:30pm for event use
22E Lot will close at 5:30pm for event use
22F Closed for event use
6 Portion of the lot will be closed for the day and the remaining portion will be closed after 5:30pm

Click here for a copy of the campus map to find the identified parking lots.

USF’s parking garages, especially Beard Garage and Laurel Garage, typically have parking available and offer regular, convenient Bull Runner service to stops across campus. Lots 18B and 18T, located off Sycamore Drive, also have parking available and serve as good options for those who typically park in the Yuengling Center lots. Additionally, after 5:30 pm and on weekends, cars with valid USF parking permits (except Y) may park in most campus lots, excluding Resident and Reserved parking spaces.

As always we appreciate your patience and cooperation. If you have any questions, please contact Parking & Transportation Services at psweb@usf.edu or at (813) 974-3990.

August

BULL RUNNER ENHANCEMENTS EFFECTIVE AUG. 10, 2019

08/06/2019

To better meet the needs of our riders, the USF Bull Runner transit system is adding a new route, modifying an existing route, and bringing back the popular “MSC Express”! The route enhancements are outlined in more detail below.
Starting August 10, 2019

Route F: connecting east campus to the library, now services the library, USF Sycamore Drive (park n ride lot 18), and N 50th Street.

NEW Route G: the McKinley Connector, services the library to Busch Gardens employee entrance, via McKinley.

Starting August 26, 2019

MSC Express: runs from north campus directly to the Marshall Student Center and back. When classes are in session, it operates Monday through Friday from 8:30 am until 11:30 am and 3:30 pm until 6:30 pm.

Also, please note the Bull Runner’s hours of operation:

Starting August 10, 2019
Monday thru Thursday 7:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday - Sunday 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Starting August 26, 2019
Monday thru Thursday 7:00 am - midnight
Friday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday - Sunday 11:00 am - 6:00 pm

COMMENCEMENT PARKING & TRAFFIC ALERT, AUG 3, 2019

08/01/2019

Commencement exercises for USF Tampa will be held in the Yuengling Center this Saturday.

High traffic volumes are expected at the Collins Boulevard and Bull Run entrances off Fowler Ave leading to the Yuengling Center.  Parking demand is also expected to increase in Yuengling Center lots as well as other parking lots located along Alumni, Maple and Holly Drives, and Collins Blvd.  Please be mindful of increased pedestrian traffic along Alumni, Maple, Sago and Elm Drives as guests arrive and proceed to the Yuengling Center.

Roads and traffic flow around the Yuengling Center will be closed and redirected to provide a safe pedestrian and traffic environment.  Alumni Drive will be closed from the intersection of Leroy Collins Blvd, eastbound to Bull Run Drive. 

Parking lots will be impacted as follows: 

Saturday, Aug 3: Doors open at 7:30 am and 12:00 pm ceremonies will start at 9:00 and 1:30pm

Parking Lot Impact on 8/3
22A Mixed Use (USF Community and Commencement)
22D Mixed Use (USF Community and Commencement)
22E Portion of Lot closed for Commencement Parking
22F Closed for Commencement Parking
6 Portion of Lot Closed for Commencement Parking
36 Restricted for E, GZ and Reserved Parking Only
23A, 23B Restricted for E, GZ, and Reserved Parking Only

Click here for a copy of the campus map to find the identified parking lots.

USF’s parking garages, especially Beard Garage and Laurel Garage, typically have parking available and offer regular, convenient Bull Runner service to stops across campus.  Lots 18B and 18T, located off Sycamore Drive, also have parking available and serve as good options for those who typically park in the Yuengling Center lots. Additionally, after 5:30 pm and on weekends, cars with valid USF parking permits with the exception of Park-N-Ride permits may park out of their designated areas, excluding Resident and Reserved parking spaces.

July

PARKING & TRAFFIC ALERT, JULY 26

07/23/2019

On Friday, July 26, portions of the Yuengling Center parking lots will be closed for the day for a special event.

Some roads around the Yuengling Center will be closed and traffic flow around the Yuengling Center will be redirected to provide a safe pedestrian and traffic environment.  Bull Run Drive will be closed from the intersection of Alumni Drive north to Elm Drive. 

As a result, there will be no Bull Runner service between Alumni and Elm on Bull Run and Sycamore.  In addition, Bull Runner service between Elm and Holly will be limited to the stops furthest north on Sycamore.

For more information or alternate routes call (813) 974-6902, visit www.usf.edu/parking or track Bull Runner buses at usfbullrunner.com.

Parking lots will be impacted as follows:

Friday, July 26: Road closure will begin at 7:30am

Parking Lot Impact on 7/26
22A Open all day/evening to USF community
22D Open all day/evening to USF community
22E Open all day/evening to USF community
22F Closed for Event use
6 Open all day/evening to USF community

Click here for a copy of the campus map to find the identified parking lots.

USF’s parking garages, especially Beard Garage and Laurel Garage, typically have parking available and offer regular, convenient Bull Runner service to stops across campus.  Lots 18B and 18T, located off Sycamore Drive, also have parking available and serve as good options for those who typically park in the Yuengling Center lots. Additionally, after 5:30 pm and on weekends, cars with valid USF parking permits with the exception of Park-N-Ride permits may park out of their designated areas, excluding Resident and Reserved parking spaces.

As always, we appreciate your patience and cooperation. If you have any questions, please contact Parking & Transportation Services at psweb@usf.edu or (813) 974-3990.

PARKING PERMITS FOR 2019–2020

07/17/2019

USF parking permit sales for the 2020 academic year start today, Wednesday, July 17, 2019. All 2018 - 2019 parking permits expire on Wednesday, Aug 7, 2019. Don’t stand in line… order your parking permit online! There are no additional fees when ordering online… print out and use your temporary permit while we mail you the permit!

2018 UPDATES

TAX PLAN IMPACTS HOW EMPLOYEES PAY FOR ANNUAL PARKING PERMIT

July 3, 2018

Due to the recent 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) passed by the Federal Government, the University no longer offers pre-tax payroll deduction as a payment option for parking permits. We will, however, continue to offer payroll deduction as a post-tax payment option. We also accept Visa, MasterCard, or Discover.

LOT 32 PARKING ADVISORY – CONSTRUCTION IMPACT

Feb 7, 2018

The northeast section of Lot 32 will be temporarily closed from February 12, 2018 through September 30, 2019, during construction of the Moffitt Clinical Support Building. Alternate "S" and "E" parking can be found in Lots 9A, 19, 38U. "S" parking is also available on levels 5 & 6 of the Laurel Garage with "E" parking on Level 6, the top deck, of the Laurel Garage. There is a Bull Runner bus stop beside the Laurel Garage; bus routes B & E make a stop at the college of Nursing (MDN). For further information please see the Administrative Services' Construction Impact website here.