IMPORTANT ALERTS – Danforth Campus

Parking Garage Cleaning
Several garages on the Danforth Campus will be cleaned over the next six weeks. Specific locations, dates and times are noted below:
Danforth: Tuesday, July 6 through Thursday, July 8 from 7 p.m. to 4 a.m.
Shepley: Friday, July 9 (bottom section only starting at 7 p.m.) and Saturday, July 10 from 7 a.m. to 12 p.m.
East End: Monday, July 12 through Thursday, July 15 from 7 p.m. to 4 a.m.
560 Trinity (Music Center): Saturday, July 17 and Sunday, July 18 from 12 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Loop Lofts: Thursday, July 22 and Friday, July 23 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Millbrook: Friday, July 30 through Monday, Aug 2 from 7 p.m. to 4 a.m.
Snow Way: Monday, Aug. 9 through Wednesday, Aug. 11 from 7 p.m. to 4 a.m.

Student Parking Permits
If you are an eligible student interested in purchasing a Danforth Campus parking permit for the 2021-22 academic year, please be aware that they will be available starting mid- to late-July. We will share more information as we get closer.

Open Parking for Danforth Campus: June 1 – August 15, 2021
During this time, parking will be complimentary in visitor and yellow designated parking spaces. Normal operations will resume August 16, 2021. View the announcement

Shuttle Summer Operations
From May 14 – August 29, 2021, campus and neighborhood shuttles will operate on the summer semester schedule (PDF).  Specific times and schedules for each route will be posted on the shuttle pages.

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News & Announcements

How WU’s Culture of Biking has Earned it Recognition as a Gold-Level Bicycle University
Sustainability Guide 2021
Send your feedback on how to improve programming and events for biking to Alternative Transportation Coordinator Becca Gilberg at

Gold-level Bicycle Friendly University Award
March 4, 2021 – The Parking and Transportation Services team, in conjunction with the Office of Sustainability, is excited to announce that WashU has earned a Gold-level Bicycle Friendly University award in recognition of the university’s efforts to promote and enable safe, accessible bicycling on the Danforth Campus by the League of American Bicyclists.

Watch the latest video to learn about getting to, through and around the university this year. Learn more

Transportation Options
There are many ways to get to and around campus.