Parking is available at 319 Brevard St. & 422 E. 9th St. for faculty, staff, students & visitors by permit only.  There is not a pay to park option available in the parking lots.  If you do not have a permit, there are metered spaces and daily parking decks within walking distance to Center City.  Rates vary and are generally $10 and above.

temporary permits are valid in 422 E. 9th Street, unless otherwise noted.

Temporary permits must be printed prior to arrival.


NEW PARKING POLICIES for Faculty, staff and students:

Permanent faculty and staff may add Center City parking privileges to a UNC Charlotte F/S parking permit. Center City permits are correspondingly valid on main campus.

Unlike main campus, a physical permit – a windshield decal – is required to park at Center City. Parking at Center City is managed by Preferred Parking, Inc.

The decal will be used temporarily until the new Center City parking deck opens in early 2018. At that point, 49er ID cards will be used to access the Center City parking deck.

Center City permit orders placed by Aug. 1 will be sent to departments. If this option is not selected when ordering your permit, you will need to visit PaTS prior to your visit to Center City later in the fall.  Center City can not issue clings on site.  



Vistor parking has change at Center City. Starting Fall 2016, Previously issued permits will no longer be valid.  Departments should contact Center City Administration with questions.

A limited number of visitor permits are avaialble on a daily basis.  Visitor parking permits are issued by a third party vendor and require a validation code to obtain your permit.  Codes are issued directly from the department that you are visiting. Please contact the department directly to obtain your validation code and then visit the UNC Charlotte Click & Park website to obtain your permit.  


Event Parking Information for those Attending an Event:

If you are attending a specific event, complimentary parking may have been arranged by the event coordinator.  If you are attending an event or meeting, be sure to check the details and carefully follow the instructions from the event coordinator.  

If complimentary parking has not been arranged by the event coordinator, attendees must pay to park on their own and may not park in the lots provided by UNC Charlotte.


Parking Information for Event Organizers:  

Event organizers should arrange for parking with thier Center City Event Coordinator.  Center City can make recommendations and customize a parking plan tailored to your event needs.  


Parking Locations, Directions & Maps:

Parking is availalbe in two surface lots located at the corners of 9th and Brevard Streets.  For GPS directions, use 422 E. 9th Street.  


Note: UNC Charlotte does not own the parking lots surrounding Center City. The university has an arrangement with Preferred Parking, Inc. which manages the closest surface lots Center City. UNC Charlotte is not responsible for any parking violations incurred.