Facilities List

Below is a list providing detail about each of Duke's parking facilities, grouped by pricing category. Note that Duke's smoking policy applies to all parking garages.

Reserved

Bryan Research Garage (BC)

Permit Spaces: 163
Location:  Parking Deck below Bryan Research Building on Research Drive
Permit Designation:  Reserved
Permit Eligibility:  Medical Center Employees - Renewal Only
Waitlist:  On-going
Vicinity:  Supports mainly Medical Center research area
After-Hours Access:  Evening, weekend, and Medical Center observed holiday parking access is available via DukeCard for all employees and students.
Special Information:  Employees must enter with a valid permit using employee entrance on Research Drive.

Research Drive Garage Reserved (PGER)

Permit Spaces: 239
Location:  Bottom level of Research Drive Garage at the intersection of Erwin Road and Research Drive
Permit Designation:  Reserved
Permit Eligibility:  Employees 
Waitlist:  On-going
Vicinity:  Supports mainly Medical Center and research areas
Special Information:  Entry and exit is from MSRB Drive, not Research Drive.


Premium

Allen Lot

Permit Spaces:  209
Location:  West Campus behind the Allen Building
Permit Designation:  Premium gated
Permit Eligibility:  Employees - Renewal Only
Waitlist:  Managed in part by Provost's office and Executive Vice President's office.
Description:  This lot is used primarily by employees working in the West Campus quad vicinity. 
After-Hours Access: Evening, weekend, and holiday parking access is available via DukeCard for all employees and students.
Special Information:  Due to the demand for after-hours special event parking, portions of the Allen lot may be reserved for events. On these occasions, signs will be posted in advance and access will be limited to permit holders and event attendees.

Flowers Drive Reserved  

Permit Spaces:  114
Location:  Flowers Drive
Permit Designation:  Premium Reserved - Renewal Only
Permit Eligibility:  Employees by special assignment
Waitlist:  None
Description:  These spaces are used primarily by Medical Center employees through special assignment by position. Priority for vacant spaces will be given to physicians.
Special Information:  These spaces are not generally affected by special events.

Hock Garage

Permit Spaces:  923
Location:  Erwin Road Adjacent to Hock Plaza
Permit Designation: Premium
Permit Eligibility:  Employees working in Hock Plaza
Waitlist:  On-going
Description:  These spaces are used primarily by Medical Center employees working in Hock Plaza.
Special Information:  These spaces are not generally affected by special events.

LaSalle Lots

Permit Spaces:  156
Location:  Research Area
Permit Designation:  Premium gated - Renewal Only
Permit Eligibility:  Employees
Waitlist:  On-going
Description:  This lot is used primarily by employees working in the research area of campus including the Levine Science Research Center, FEL Labs, CIEMAS, etc. After-Hours Access:  Evening, weekend, and holiday parking access is available via DukeCard for all employees and students.
Special Information:  These lots are not generally affected by special events on main West Campus.


Medical Center Garages

Annual Rate

Parking Garage I (PG 1)

Permit Spaces:  541
Visitor Spaces:  1,253
Location:  Trent Drive across from Duke Clinics
Permit Designation:  Garage
Permit Eligibility:  Medical Center Employees - Renewal Only
Waitlist:  None
Vicinity:  Supports mainly South Clinics and Duke North.  Other Medical Center areas via shuttle service.
Description: Gated structure
After-Hours Access:  Parking access to this garage is restricted 24/7.
Special Information:  Employees must enter with a valid permit and entry card using employee entrance on Flowers Drive.  Second and third shift employees with a valid Duke parking permit may utilize the patient-visitor area for parking, provided second shift enters after 2:30 p.m. and exits after 9:00 p.m.  Third shift employees must exit by 8:59 a.m. Monday through Friday.  All shifts may utilize the garage on Saturday and Sunday, and all Medical Center observed holidays.

Parking Garage II (PG 2)

Permit Spaces:  1,699
Visitor Spaces:  930
Location:  Erwin Road across from Duke North
Permit Designation:  Garage
Permit Eligibility:  Medical Center Employees- Renewal Only
Waitlist:  On-going
Vicinity:  Supports mainly Duke North and surrounding buildings.  Other Medical Center areas via shuttle service.
Description: Gated structure
After-Hours Access:  Parking access to this garage is restricted 24/7.
Special Information:  Employees must enter and exit with a valid credential (RFID tag, permit barcode or DukeCard) using the employee entrance/exit on Elba Street.  Second and third shift employees with a valid Duke parking permit HR, HEW, H, R1 or R2 may utilize the garage for parking between 2:30 p.m. to 9:00 a.m. weekdays, and all day on weekends. All shifts may utilize the garage on Saturday and Sunday.  Free night permits (NGT) are available for staff who do not own a permit and need to park after 5 p.m. and leave prior to 6:59 a.m. weekdays or weekends.

Parking Garage III (PG 3)

Permit Spaces: 1,503
Visitor Spaces:  134
Location:  Fulton St. and Pratt St.
Permit Designation:  Garage
Permit Eligibility:  Medical Center Employees - Renewal Only
Waitlist:  On-going
Vicinity:  Supports mainly Duke North and surrounding buildings. Other Medical Center areas via shuttle service.
Bus Route: H2
Description:  Gated structure
After-Hours Access:  Parking access to this garage is restricted 24/7.
Special Information:  Employees must enter and exit with a valid credential (RFID tag, permit barcode or DukeCard).  Second and third shift employees with a valid Duke parking permit may utilize the Patient-Visitor area for parking between 2:30 p.m. to 9:00 a.m. weekdays, and all day on weekends. All shifts may utilize the garage on Saturday and Sunday.  Free night permits (NGT) are available for staff who do not own a permit and need to park after 5 p.m. and leave prior to 6:59 a.m. weekdays or weekends.


University/Medical Center Lots

Annual Rate

Center For Living (CFL)

Permit Spaces:  233
Location:  Erwin Road and Highway 751
Permit Designation:  General Parking
Permit Eligibility:  Center for Living Employees
Waitlist:  None
Vicinity:  Center for Living Campus on Erwin Road
Description:  Gated lots and some ungated lots

Diet and Fitness Center (DFC) 

Permit Spaces:  85
Location:  Douglas Street behind Hock Plaza 
Permit Designation:  Gated
Permit Eligibility:  Medical Center Employees
Waitlist:  On-going
Vicinity:  Supports mainly Diet and Fitness Center and Duke North
Description:  Gated lot
After-Hours Access:  None

Fuqua

Permit Spaces:  214
Location:  Circuit Drive and Towerview adjacent to Fuqua School of Business
Permit Designation:  Proximate - Gated
Permit Eligibility:  Fuqua Employees
Waitlist:  None
Vicinity:  Fuqua School of Business
Description:  This lot is used primarily by employees working in the Fuqua School of Business.
After-Hours Access:  After 5 p.m., Fuqua student permit holders have access.
Special Information:  This lot is generally not affected by campus special events.

Graduate Center (GC) 

Permit Spaces:  510
Location:  Corner of Flowers Drive and Erwin Road
Permit Designation:  Gated
Permit Eligibility:  Medical Center Employees
Waitlist:  On-going
Vicinity:  Supports mainly South Clinics, Duke North and Bell Building.  Other Medical Center areas via shuttle service.
Description:  Gated lot
After-Hours Access:  Employees must enter with a valid permit and entry card using employee entrance off Yearby Avenue.  Second and third shift employees with a valid Duke parking permit may utilize the lot between the hours of 4:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m. weekdays, all day Saturday - Sunday and all Medical Center observed holidays.

Law

Permit Spaces:  152
Location:  Towerview Drive adjacent to the Law School
Permit Designation:  Proximate - Gated
Permit Eligibility:  Law Employees; Law Student Carpools
Waitlist:  None
Vicinity:  Law School
Description:  This lot is used primarily by employees working in the Law School.
After-Hours Access:  After 5 p.m., Law student permit holders have access.
Special Information:  This lot is generally not affected by campus special events.

Lenox Baker Lot

Permit Spaces:  125
Location:  Erwin Road near Lambeth Circle
Permit Designation:  General parking
Permit Eligibility:  Lenox Baker employees
Waitlist:  None
Vicinity:  Lenox Baker Hospital
Description:  Ungated lot 

PL

Permit Spaces:  337
Location:  Elder Street
Permit Designation:  Gated
Permit Eligibility:  Medical Center Employees
Waitlist:  On-going
Vicinity:  Supports mainly research areas on Research Drive Limited access to other Medical Center areas via shuttle service.
Description:  Gated lot
After-Hours Access:  Employees must enter with a valid permit and entry card using employee entrance off Elder Street.  Second and third shift employees with a valid Duke parking permit may utilize the lot between the hours of 4:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m. weekdays, all day Saturday - Sunday and all Medical Center observed holidays.

Public Policy

Permit Spaces:  85
Location:   Corner of Science Drive and Towerview adjacent to Sanford Institute of Public Policy
Permit Designation:   Proximate - Gated
Permit Eligibility:   Employees
Waitlist:  None 
Description:  This lot is used primarily by employees working in the Sanford Institute of Public Policy.
After-Hours Access:  After 5 p.m., Public Policy student permit holders have access.
Special Information:  This lot is designated for IronDuke, Legacy level parking for men's home basketball games. At these times, gates are raised and permit holders are denied access and asked to remove their vehicles from the area by a posted time. When displaced, permit holders may park in other lots including Chemistry and the Green Zone.

In addition, this lot is often reserved for attendees of other special events on campus; however, permit holders maintain access. 


Proximate

Annual Rate

American Tobacco Campus

Permit Spaces:
Location:  Downtown Durham next to Durham Bulls Athletic Park.
Permit Designation:  Proximate gated
Permit Eligibility:  Employees working at ATC
Description:  This garage is owned by the city of Durham, and leased in part to Duke for use by Duke employees housed in offices on the American Tobacco Campus.

Broad Street 

Permit Spaces:  136
Location:  Broad Street
Permit Designation:  Proximate - Gated
Permit Eligibility:  Employee
Vicinity:  705 Broad Street
Description:  This lot is used primarily by employees working or doing business at 705 Broad Street.
After-Hours Access:  Evening, weekend, and holiday parking access is available via DukeCard for all employees and students.
Special Information:  This lot is not generally affected by special events on main West Campus.

Card

Permit Spaces:  201
Location:  West Campus adjacent to Cameron and Wilson Recreation Center
Permit Designation:  Proximate gated
Permit Eligibility:  Employees
Waitlist:  On-going
Description:  This lot is used primarily by employees and students working in Athletics or in the West Campus quad vicinity with after-hours access granted to employees and graduate students using Wilson Recreational facilities.
After-Hours Access:  Evening, weekend, and holiday parking access is available via DukeCard for all employees and commuting students.
Special Information:  This lot is designated for IronDuke parking for home football and men's and women's home basketball games.  At these times, permit holders are denied access and asked to remove their vehicles by a posted time.  Parking for permit holders continues to be available in non-IronDuke lots including the Green Zone, Chemistry, 751, and PGIV.

Because the lot is adjacent to many residence halls, permit holders are also asked to park in other lots in August on the busiest days associated with fall student move-in.

Carmichael

Permit Spaces: 300
Location: Vicinity 300 North Duke Street
Permit Designation: Proximate - Gated
Permit Eligibility: Employee and Graduate Students
Description: This lot is used primarily by employees working or doing business at 300 North Duke Street.
After-Hours Access: Evening, weekend, and holiday parking access is available via DukeCard for all employees and students.
Special Information: This lot is not generally affected by special events.

Chapel Drive

Permit Spaces:  60
Location:  West Campus
Permit Designation:  Proximate - Ungated
Permit Eligibility:  Employees
Vicinity:  Alumni Affairs, News Services
Description:  These lots are used primarily by employees working in the Alumni and News Services departments.
Special Information:  These lots are not generally affected by special events on main West Campus.

Chemistry

Permit Spaces:  399
Location:  Corner of Circuit Drive and Towerview Drive with on-street parking along Towerview Drive
Permit Designation:  Proximate - Gated
Permit Eligibility:  Employees
Waitlist:  On-going
Description:  This lot is used primarily by employees working in the research area of campus including Gross Hall, BioScience, Physics, and the LSRC.  Due to close proximity to the Law School, Law students also have access to the lot.
After-Hours Access:  Evening, weekend, and holiday parking access is available via DukeCard for all employees and students.
Special Information:  Event parking for football, men and women's basketball, and events in the Bryan Center is provided in this lot.

Circuit Drive

Permit Spaces:  819
Location:  Corner of Research and Circuit Drive
Permit Designation:  Proximate - Gated
Permit Eligibility:  Employees
Waitlist:  On-going
Vicinity:  LSRC, North Building, Old Chemistry, Engineering, Divinity
Description:  This lot is used primarily by employees working in the research area and on West Campus including the LSRC, North Building, Old Chemistry, Engineering, Divinity.
After-Hours Access:  Evening, weekend, and holiday parking access is available via DukeCard for all employees and students.
Special Information:  This lot is rarely affected by events although it is available for event parking.

Faculty Club 

Permit Spaces: 65
Location: Corner of Science Drive and Highway 751 adjacent to Fuqua School; Jogging Trail lot
Permit Designation: Proximate - Gated
Permit Eligibility: Employees
Description: This lot serves permit holders working on West Campus. 
After-Hours Access:
Special Information: This lot is designated for IronDuke parking for men's home basketball games. At these times, availability to permit holders is restricted.

Mill
Permit Spaces:  150
Location:  Adjacent to Erwin Mill Building
Permit Designation:  Proximate - Ungated
Permit Eligibility:  Employees and Graduate Students
Waitlist:  None
Vicinity:  Mill Building
Description:  This lot is used primarily by employees working in the Mill Building.
Special Information:  This lot is not generally affected by special events on main west campus.

Pegram/Carr

Permit Spaces:  92
Location:  East Campus
Permit Designation:  Proximate - Gated
Permit Eligibility:  Employees, Graduate Students
Waitlist:  On-going
Vicinity:  Carr Building, Bivins, Biddle Music Building
Description:  This lot is used primarily by employees working on East Campus.
After-Hours Access:  Evening, weekend, and holiday parking access is available via DukeCard for all employees and students. 
Special Information:  These lots are the primary parking location for visitors attending evening performances at Baldwin Auditorium.  During events, customers who regularly park in these lots may be denied or have access restricted. On those occasions, parking is available in the Smith Warehouse lot.

Power House 

Permit Spaces: 60
Location: 300 Fuller Street
Permit Designation: Proximate - Gated
Permit Eligibility: Employee
Description: This lot is used primarily by employees working or doing business at 300 Fuller Street.
After-Hours Access: Evening, weekend, and holiday parking access is available via DukeCard for all employees and students.
Special Information: This lot is not generally affected by special events.

Science Drive Garage

Permit Spaces:  2,000
Location: Corner of Science Drive and NC 751
Permit Designation:  Proximate
Permit Eligibility: Employees and Graduate Students
Waitlist: None
Description: Multi-level parking garage
After-Hours Access: Evening, weekend, and holiday parking available to permit holders
Special Information: Used extensively for athletic events and serves JB Duke Hotel 

Smith Warehouse (North and South lots) 

Permit Spaces:  601
Location:  Front and rear of Smith Warehouse, off Buchanan Blvd. and Maxwell St. 
Permit Designation:  Proximate - Gated
Permit Eligibility:  Employees
Vicinity:  Supports mainly Smith Warehouse
Bus Route: CSW
Description:  Gated lot
After-Hours Access:  Entrance at North lot near the railroad tracks is controlled by building management.  Maxwell Street parking is available after hours. 

Wannamaker

Permit Spaces:  30
Location:  Towerview Drive and Wannamaker, Chapel Drive and Wannamaker
Permit Designation:  Proximate - Ungated
Permit Eligibility:  Employees
Waitlist:  None
Vicinity:  Main West Quad
Description:  This lot is used primarily by employees and students working and studying on West Campus Quad.
Special Information:  This lot is generally not affected by campus special events.

Whitford

Permit Spaces:  337
Location:  Towerview Drive adjacent to the Law School
Permit Designation:  Proximate - Gated
Permit Eligibility:  Employees
Waitlist:  On-going
Vicinity:  Law School, Fuqua School of Business, Athletics, Sanford Institute of Public Policy
Description:  This lot is used primarily by employees working in the Fuqua School of Business, Athletics and Sanford Institute of Public Policy.
After-Hours Access:  Evening, weekend, and holiday parking access is available via DukeCard for all employees and students. 
Special Information:  This lot is designated for Iron Duke parking for home football and men's and women's basketball games. At these times, permit holders are denied access and asked to remove their vehicles from the area by a posted time. Parking for permit holders continues to be available in non-IronDuke lots including Science, Chemistry, and 751. 

In addition, because the lot is adjacent to the Baseball and Lacrosse fields, gates are raised and parking allowed to attendees during athletic events.


University Remote

Annual Rate

Campus Drive

Permit Spaces: 238
Location:  Along Campus Drive
Permit Designation:  Remote - Gated and Ungated
Permit Eligibility:  Employees
Waitlist:  On-going
Description:  These lots are used by employees working along Campus Drive and in the vicinity of the Duke Chapel.
Special Information:  These lots are not generally affected by special events on campus.

Duke University Rd. Lots #1 and #2

Spaces: #1 - 150; #2 - 161
Location:
  Along Duke University Rd.
Permit Designation:  Remote - Ungated
Permit Eligibility: Employees
Waitlist: On-going
Description: These lots are used by employees working along Campus Drive and in the vicinity of the Duke Chapel.
Special Information: These lots are not generally affected by special events on campus.

East

Permit Spaces:  228
Location:  East Campus
Permit Designation:  Remote - Ungated
Permit Eligibility:  Employees and Graduate Students
Bus Route: C1 and C2
Waitlist:  On-going
Description:  All ungated parking lots on East Campus may be used by vehicles with East Commuter (EAE) permits.
Special Information:  These lots are the primary parking location for visitors attending evening performances at Baldwin Auditorium.  During events, customers who regularly park in these lots may be denied or have access restricted. On those occasions, parking is available in the Smith Warehouse lot.

Green Zone (Includes Grounds lot, Jogging Trail, and Faculty Club)

Permit Spaces:  1,044
Location:  West Campus
Permit Designation:  Remote - Ground lot is gated
Permit Eligibility:  Employees; students by renewal only
Waitlist:  On-going
Vicinity:  Athletics, Wilson Recreation Center, West Campus
Description:  These lots are used by employees and students working on West Campus.
After-Hours Access:  Evening/weekend access is available via DukeCard to all permit holders.
Special Information: Lots in the Green Zone are regularly affected by special events. However, permit holders are rarely impacted.

Yellow Zone 

Permit Spaces:  333
Location:
Permit Designation:  Remote - Ungated
Permit Eligibility:  Employees
Vicinity:  Kangaroo, Transportation, Buchanan, Smith Warehouse, Swift Avenue to East Campus
Description:  These lots are used by employees working in buildings on the perimeter of Duke's campus.

Central Campus (employees)

Permit Spaces:  776
Location:  Central Campus
Permit Designation:  Commuter
Permit Eligibility: Employees
Waitlist:  On-going
Vicinity:  Central Campus Apartments
Description:  These lots are used by students living in and employees working in the Central Campus Apartments.
Special Information:  These lots are rarely affected by events held on campus.
 


Residential

Annual Rate

Blue Zone 

Permit Spaces:  1,350
Location:  West Campus
Permit Designation:  Residential
Permit Eligibility:  Undergraduate Resident and Commuting Students; Renewing Graduate Students
Vicinity:  West Campus Residence Halls
Description:  These lots are used by undergraduate students living in West Campus residence halls and by graduate and undergraduate students living off campus and commuting to Duke for classes.  Lots BZ #1, BZ #2 and BZ #3 are reserved for commuting student parking.
After-Hours Access:  Evening, weekend, and holiday parking access is available via a night permit.
Special Information
Overnight parking in lots 1, 2, and 3 is prohibited.  Cars left in the lots overnight will be ticketed or towed.
  
Football Games
The Blue Zone is reserved for event parking on all HOME football game days. Students with Blue Zone permits are asked to move vehicles to Parking Garage #1 near Duke Hospital South hours prior to the beginning of all home football games. Detailed arrangements are provided with Blue Zone permits."Lot Reserved" signage will be placed at the entrance to all reserved lots a minimum of 24 hours prior to the event. This signage will serve as notification, even if the access gates are raised prior to entry.

Central Campus (for resident undergraduate and graduate students)

Permit Spaces:  776
Location:  Central Campus
Permit Designation:  Residential
Permit Eligibility: Graduate Students, Undergraduate Residents of Central Campus
Vicinity:  Central Campus Apartments
Description:  These lots are used by students living in and employees working in the Central Campus Apartments. Special Information:  These lots are rarely affected by events held on campus.

Smith South 

Permit Spaces:  340
Location:  Maxwell Street
Permit Designation:  Residential
Permit Eligibility:  Undergraduate Residents and Graduate Students
Vicinity:  Smith Warehouse
Description:  This lot is used by first-year students living in East Campus Residence Halls.  In addition, employees with Smith (SMI) permits can also access this area.
Special Information:  These lots are regularly used by individuals attending night and weekend classes scheduled on East Campus.


Medical Center Remote

Annual Rate

H Lot (H) 

Permit Spaces:  936
Location:  Corner of Anderson and Yearby
Permit Designation:  General parking
Permit Eligibility:  Health System Employees - Renewal Only
Waitlist:  Closed
Bus Routes:  H2H5
Vicinity:  Duke North, Duke Clinics, and surrounding buildings
Description:  Lot used primarily by Duke North, and Duke Clinic employees
Special Information:  Lot normally fills by 7:00 a.m. Monday - Friday.  Late arrivals must use the H overflow lots.

R1

Permit Spaces:  654
Location:  Hillsborough Road  (Greystone Church lots and lots across from First Union Building)
Permit Designation:  General parking
Waitlist:  On-going
Bus Routes:  H2
Vicinity:  Off site lot, supports Duke North and South Clinics via shuttle service
Description:  Ungated lot

R2

Permit Spaces:  451
Location:  Hillsborough Road and LaSalle Street (Behind Sheetz)
Permit Designation:  General parking
Permit Eligibility:  Health System Employees
Waitlist:  On-going
Bus Routes:  H6
Vicinity:  Off-site lot, supports Duke Hospital and Duke Clinic via shuttle service.
Description:  Ungated lot

HEW - Evenings and Weekends Only 

Permit Spaces:  1646
Location:  Parking Garage II, Level 4 and above 
Permit Designation:  Evenings and Weekends by Special Assignment
Permit Eligibility:  Health System Employees whose regular work schedule consists of evenings (after 5:00 p.m.) and weekends.
Vicinity:  Supports mainly Duke Hospital and surrounding buildings.
Description:  Gated structure
Special Information:  Employees must enter with a valid HEW permit using the employee entrance on Elba Street; they must enter after 2:30 p.m. and exit before 9:00 a.m. weekdays. Permit holders should park on Level 4 and above.  HEW permits are not valid in any Medical Center parking garage between 9:00 a.m. and 2:30 p.m., Monday - Friday.