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Parking and Getting Around

We look forward to celebrating you in Chapel Hill. Below are parking details and check-in information for events during Spring Reunions Weekend. A print version of these details, including a map, will also be available for you at check in. For a handy searchable map that can be pulled up on your mobile device, please use this link.

 

THURSDAY, MAY 9

For class dinners (classes of ’54, ’59 and ’64), complimentary parking has been reserved across the street from The Carolina Inn in the Nash Parking Lot, beginning at 5 p.m. Valet parking may be available through The Carolina Inn. Valet parking rates, as set by The Carolina Inn, will apply.

For the class of ’69 opening reception at Graham Memorial: There may be a few spaces available in the Morehead Planetarium visitors parking lot (entrance off Franklin St., located on the backside of Graham Memorial) at regular hourly rates. Beginning at 5 p.m., the Caldwell, Steele Parking Lots (near Bynum Hall) on campus (as seen on this map) have been reserved for our attendees at no cost. Simply tell the attendant at the entrance to the lot that you are attending the reunion reception.

 

FRIDAY, MAY 10

All participants: Prior to 5 p.m., please park in Rams Head Parking Deck located on Ridge Road, adjacent to The Carolina Club and the George Watts Hill Alumni Center. There is a $5 flat rate for this deck as set by UNC Department of Public Safety. We encourage guests to bring $5 cash to cover this fee. There is a walkway on Level 3 of the deck that will bring you toward the Alumni Center. There will be signs to help guide you. Staying the whole day to attend Friday on the Hill? After 5 p.m., you may find available parking on Stadium Drive or other nearby University lots at no cost; otherwise, spaces will be available in Rams Head Parking Deck for applicable fees. A $5 all day parking permit may be purchased at Friday reunion check-in locations for those planning to park in Rams Head for morning activities as well as after 5 p.m. 

Rams Head Parking Deck Address: 330 Ridge Rd Rams Head Parking Deck, Chapel Hill, NC 27514

 

SATURDAY, MAY 11

Events Taking Place at/near The Carolina Club: You may find available parking on Stadium Drive or other nearby University lots at no cost; otherwise spaces will be available in Rams Head Parking Deck. Parking fees set by the UNC Department of Public Safety will apply. Please note that if you are parked on Stadium Drive, your vehicle must be removed by 11 pm. If you park in the Rams Head parking deck, you may purchase a $5 parking permit at the check-in desk from 11 am – 2 pm or from 6 – 7 pm in the lobby if needed.

 

SUNDAY, MAY 12

Class of ’69 members who are registered for the 50th reunion Commencement procession will receive special reserved parking instructions and a parking permit when you officially check in and pick up your folder for the weekend. If you did not register for this event and would still like to participate, please let us know upon your arrival.

 

GAA On-Campus Shuttle Information

Please call for pick up: (919) 932-0679

Shuttles will assist getting participants as close as possible to any on-campus reunion event site with consistent stops at the George Watts Hill Alumni Center Circle (just outside the main building entrance) and any Spring Reunions Weekend event location.

  • Friday shuttle service operates 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Saturday shuttle service operates 8 a.m. to 11 p.m.
  • GAA reunion campus shuttles will not operate on Thursday or Sunday.
Point of Contact

Jennifer Guy '09
Coordinator of Alumni Reunions & Special Events
919-962-3576
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Jennifer joined the GAA in January 2017. She is thrilled to be back at Carolina and loves bumping into fellow Tar Heels on her (almost) daily walks around campus. In her spare time, Jennifer can be found chasing her daughters with her college sweetheart Shawn ’08, dining with friends at their favorite restaurants, playing the piano or getting lost in a good book.