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Fall 2023 Move-In Employee Parking and Traffic Information

University Housing and Transportation advise that traffic and parking around Main Campus will be heavily impacted by move-in on Aug. 17-19.

Students and families unloading their cars on Cates Avenue during move-in weekend.

It’s time again to welcome back the Pack! Below is important information about traffic and parking impacts during the fall 2023 move-in process.

NC State’s Main Campus will be heavily impacted beginning Thursday, Aug. 17, through Saturday, Aug. 19. Roads that you will want to avoid during this time are Varsity Dr., Dan Allen Dr. (north of Sullivan Dr.) and Morrill Dr. Students will also be moving into University Towers (located near Hillsborough St. and Dan Allen Dr.) through Sunday, August 20. Heavier than normal traffic can be expected in that area as well.

To access the central and eastern parts of campus (Talley Student Union, Carmichael, Thompson Theatre), use Pullen Rd. to Dunn Ave. To access the western part of campus (admin. services buildings, motor pool, Sullivan Shops), use Gorman St. to Sullivan Dr.

To access the northern part of campus, use Pullen Rd. to Stinson Dr.

Employee Parking Impacts Between Aug. 17-19

  • No parking on Baver Drive (next to Syme and Welch Residence Halls).
  • No parking in the Student Services Lot (Harris/Pullen Halls).
  • No parking at Bragaw, Lee, Sullivan Residence Halls.
  • No parking on Cates Ave. from Talley Student Union to Dan Allen Dr.
  • No parking in any reserved move-in loading zone spaces.

Alternate Parking Areas

  • Dan Allen Deck
  • Coliseum Deck
  • West Deck
  • Jeter Bays Lot
  • “C” spaces on East Cates Avenue (in front of Derr Track)

For more information about the move-in process, please see the University Housing website or the University Transportation website.