Transportation Updates

 2019 Fall Move-in


Students who reserved a storage/container unit (i.e. POD), may schedule delivery to campus as early as August 2, 2019. The storage unit may only remain on campus for a maximum of 3-days. Please keep the following important information in mind when planning the delivery and pick-up of the storage unit:

  • Friday, August 2: First day storage units can be delivered to the approved campus drop-off areas (see map below).
  • Tuesday, August 13 and Wednesday, August 14: No delivery or pick-up of storage units on these dates due to the Move-In operation.
  • Wednesday, August 21: Last day to remove storage units from campus.
Approved Storage Unit Placement:
  • This map shows the approved drop-off locations for the storage units.
City of Coral Gables Permit:
  • Please ensure the company you are using secures the required Storage Unit Permit.

Contact Parking and Transportation with questions at 305-284-3096, option 2.

For 'good to know' information click this link

fall move in 2019

 Lifting Parking Zone Color Restrictions

Parking zone color restrictions will be lifted with the exception of the Purple color zone for the summer semester starting Saturday, April 27.

Be advised that a parking permit is still required to park on campus. Additionally, a 'Nights and Weekend' permit is only valid after 4:00PM Monday - Friday and any time on the weekend.

The color zone restriction will be reinstated Monday, August 19.

Campus Shuttles

The campus shuttle service will operate on a limited schedule during the summer. Click here for the summer schedule. Full service will be reinstated on Monday, August 19, a schedule is forthcoming. 

Garage Closures

The Mahoney/Pearson garage will close at 7:00AM Monday, May 13 and will reopen at 7:00AM on Monday, August 5. During this time there will be no access to the garage.

The Merrick garage will close beginning Monday, May 13 and will reopen at 7am on Monday, August 12. However, access to the Merrick garage will still be available through the summer via the Pavia garage.

Extended Enforcement

Effective Monday, August 20, 2018, parking enforcement hours at the Coral Gables Campus and Gables One Tower will be enforced 7-days a week from 8:00AM to 11:00PM. All vehicles will be required to have their license plate registered with the university during enforcement hours.

  • Daytime Campus Parkers (M-F from 8:00am to 4:00pm): There will be no change to current practice, which is; daytime permits are valid 24/7 in the assigned parking zone and in any other zone after 4:00pm M-F and 24 hours on weekends.
  • Visitors and Night and Weekend Parkers: Changes apply. Click here for additional information regarding extended enforcement hours. Available payment options include PayByPhone and Pay Stations (see map).

If you have any questions review the Frequently Asked Questions or contact Parking and Transportation at 305-284-3096, Option 2.

 No Back-In Policy

Effective Monday, February 19, 2018, all vehicles parked on the Coral Gables campus and Gables One Tower must have their licence plate number facing outward in order for it to be read by the License Plate Recognition (LPR) enforcement cameras.

Drivers with out-of-state vehicles that have both a front and back plate will be able to back-in. Drivers not having a front plate may purchase a "vanity" front plate from the Parking and Transportation Office located at the McKnight Building Suite 100. Be sure to familiarize yourself with the No Back-in regulations.

For answers to the policy's frequently asked questions click here. For suggestions on plate mounting kits click here.

Upgrade Your Parking Color Zone

Carpool to campus with a fellow 'Cane and park in the color zone of your choice (subject to availability) when you use the RideFlag Mobile App. Click here to learn how.


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