homecoming parking and traffic information

The following parking and vehicle traffic restrictions will be necessary to accommodate the 2013 Homecoming Parade.   

On-street/lot restrictions         

On-street parking on campus will be PROHIBITED effective 11:59 p.m., Friday, October 4, 2013 on the following streets:

Fifth Street from Cherry Street to Tippecanoe Street
Ninth Street from Cherry Street to Tippecanoe Street
Cherry Street from Fifth Street to Ninth Street
Chestnut Street from Fourth Street to Fifth Street  

The listed parking lots east of Seventh Street will be CLOSED effective 11:59 p.m., Friday, October 4, 2013:

Any Permit Lots D, M; Remote Lots D Extension, Q
Student Permit Lots 20, 22  
Staff Permit Lot  R/15  
University Hall Clinic Lot  

Street closures due to Homecoming Parade

The parade will begin at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday, October 5. While the parade is in progress, the following streets will be closed to all traffic:        

* Fifth, Sixth, Seventh, Eighth and Ninth Streets from Wabash Street north to Tippecanoe Street

* Larry Bird Avenue, Eagle, Chestnut, Cherry, Sycamore, Spruce, and Tippecanoe Streets from Fifth Street to Ninth Street.  

Student Rec Center Parking: Due to the Homecoming Parade, access to the SRC parking Lot A (Students) and Lot 13 (Staff) will be limited to entry from the north only. The preferred route to get to the Rec Center  is using Third Street to access Locust Street. Turn right on 6th Street (there is a slight jog in the road after you cross Lafayette), south on 6th and over the railroad tracks, to Lot A entrance at the northwest corner of the SRC across from Lincoln Quad. There will be a manned barricade on 6th. Tell attendant that you are driving south into the SRC parking lot. They have instructions to allow entry across Tippecanoe on 6th.

Please make certain your vehicle is not parked in any of the restricted areas. Vehicles remaining in the restricted/closed areas after 11:59 p.m. will be towed at the owner’s expense. Please inform your Homecoming guests of these parking restrictions. The Homecoming Parking Map has the restricted area marked with diagonal lines. 

Should you have any questions, please call ISU Traffic and Parking Services, 812-237-8888 or the University Police, 812-237-5555.