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Parking and Access

Those attending Commencement activities at Southern Methodist University on Friday and Saturday, May 16 and 17, may park in any of the University's parking facilities:

Binkley Garage
Located at the corner of Binkley Avenue and Ownby Drive

Moody Garage
Located at Airline Road and SMU Boulevard

Airline Garage
Located at Airline Road and Daniel Avenue

 

Maps showing the location of parking lots and campus buildings, and directions to campus are available at smu.edu/maps.

No parking will be permitted on Bishop Boulevard.

Laws and regulations that prohibit parking in fire lanes and limit who may use areas reserved for the disabled are strictly enforced.

Please allow extra time to find parking as construction activities may affect routes from parking areas to various locations on campus.

Guests with Mobility Impairments

Baccalaureate Service
Guests with mobility impairment may park in the lot located on the northwest side of McFarlin Auditorium facing Hillcrest Avenue. Entrance to this lot is from McFarlin Boulevard. You may enter McFarlin Auditorium using the ramp on the southeast side of the building, off of McFarlin Boulevard. Ushers will be available for assistance. Guests' current state-issued disabled parking placard and license plates are needed to park in this area. Additional parking passes are not needed.

Commencement Convocation
Guests with mobility impairment may park on the second level of Binkley Garage located at the corner of Binkley Avenue and Ownby Drive.  To park on this level, a current state-issued disabled parking placard and/or license plate are needed.  Otherwise, guests may be dropped off on this level and cars are directed to park on the upper levels of Binkley. 

Please contact 214-768-3417 or ceremonies@smu.edu for additional questions regarding guests with mobility impairments.