Ohio University

2020 Fall Move In: August 22-23

Transportation & Parking Services would like to welcome all Bobcats arriving on campus for Move In activities. Please find below a review of supporting campus transportation & parking accommodations to aid in Move In efforts Saturday, August 22 - Sunday, August 23, 2020.

For a comprehensive Move In guide, please reference the Arrival Guide.

Recommended Travel Approaches

Recommended travel approaches and campus entry points are outlined below. To assist with relieving traffic congestion and as result of construction impacts on and around campus we encourage guests to follow posted directional event signage. 

Campus Travel Approach

Campus Parking Accommodations:

Several parking accommodations are available to students during the Move In time period. Based on your housing location please see available parking with proximity to your green. All parking areas detailed below will be available from Saturday, August 22, through Sunday, August 23, 2020. 

General Move In Parking: available for utilization once vehicles have been unpacked and if students plan to remain on campus. Parking lots include:

  • Dark green and purple lots in regular non-metered, non-restricted spaces for move in purposes. For a complete list of campus lots please reference the TPS website

30 Minute Parking: available in lots with close proximity to residential housing locations where available. Students may utilize these designated locations to unload their vehicle and move to a general parking if planning to stay on campus beyond unloading. 30-minute parking lots include:

  • South Green: Lots 56-58 along South Green Drive will be available for 30-minute loading, Living Learning Center, Morton Hall Lot 90 and Ping Center Lot 93.
  • Bromley Hall: Students may utilize the parking lot located behind Bromley to unload items in addition to nearby Light Green Lots 18, 19, and 20.
  • All Campus: All Ohio University metered spaces are available for 30-minute parking.
Move In Parking Availability

Campus Road Closures:

Central Campus: Richland Avenue

Richland Avenue will be closed from West Green Drive to Bobcat Lane due to Richland Avenue Pedestrian Crossing Project that began in March 2020. Those wishing to access Oxbow Trail to reach Ryors, Boyd, and Treudley should use South Green Drive to access Oxbow Trial. Ample detour signage will be in place to direct motorist around the closure. Additional move-in specific signage will be placed to assist guest in locating parking and/or loading areas. For more information regarding the Richland Avenue Pedestrian Project please visit our website. 

Campus Transportation Resource:

Accessible Transportation: Free accessible transportation for Faculty/Staff and Students with mobility limitations. Call 740-593-1917 for more information. 

For more information on Transportation & Parking resources please connect with the TPS Customer Care Center Team at 740-593-1917 or tps@ohio.edu