Parking and Transit Services welcomes distinguished donors and visitors to our campus for athletic events. Athletic event parking information is outlined below for event-goers. Faculty, staff and students note the changes to your parking routine during game days. For more information about Athletic event venue and facilities please visit the Athletic's website.


Please be Aware

Alcohol Consumption

Nebraska State Statute (Chapter 53-186) prohibits the consumption of alcohol on state property. It is unlawful for any person to consume alcoholic liquor upon property owned or controlled by the state or any governmental subdivision thereof unless authorized by the governing bodies having jurisdiction over such property

Use of Open Flames

The State fire code prohibits the use of any open flames within buildings including the Stadium Drive, 14th & Avery, 17th & R, and 19th & Vine Streets Parking Garages

Recreational Vehicle (RV) Parking

Recreational Vehicle (RV) parking is prohibited on the UNL campus parking lots unless by membership of the Athletic Department Donor Club

Football Game Day

Football games are held at the Memorial Stadium. All University of Nebraska-Lincoln faculty, staff and student commuter parking areas including reserved, non-reserved, and garages are assigned to accommodate parking for Athletic Department donors and the general public for football game day. UNL parking permit holders are restricted from their normal assigned parking areas during game day activities. The Parking and Transit Services Department will close all commuter parking areas the day before a game at 10:00 pm.

To plan your football game day parking, check  the Football Game Day Parking Map  at

Accessible Parking

Individuals requiring accessible parking on home football game day, with valid state accessible permit, have several options available to accommodate their specific needs.

  • UNL provides accessible parking for $25.00. Six accessible public parking areas are located in various parking facilities east of Memorial Stadium.
  • Golf cart transportation between Memorial Stadium and the 14th & Avery Garage is available from the bus lobby located on the southeast corner of the garage

Use the map link above to plan your game day parking.

Athletic Donor Parking

The Athletic Department operates the parking facilities located around the Memorial Stadium to accommodate donor parking. Donors will receive instructions accompanying their parking assignment.

All donor parking areas are available on game day only, beginning six hours prior to kickoff. UNL prohibits overnight parking in all donor and cashiered parking facilities.

Public Parking

Public game day parking is available in several UNL parking facilities located east of 14th Street, for $10.00, $20.00 and $25.00 with credit/debit. Public parking areas are available for use beginning six hours prior to kick off. Limited Football Game Day RV Parking is available: Game Day, $100; Game Weekend (Options for Friday night through Sunday morning, Friday night through Saturday night, or Saturday morning through Sunday morning), $200.00

UNL Parking Permit Holder Parking

Faculty, staff and student permit holders may park in the following parking lots: Area A at 16th & X Street, Area A at 1700 Y Street, Area A at 1901 Y Street, Perimeter at 15th & Court Street and the parking lots around the Devaney Sports Center. Emeriti and retirees must pay to park on campus on game day. Vehicles that display resident parking permits must park in regularly assigned areas on Game Day.

Use the map link above to plan your game day parking.

Charter Bus Parking

Charter bus parking is located on the south side of W Street between 14th & 16th Streets, located near the Outdoor Adventures Center.

Volleyball Game Parking

Fans enjoying a volleyball game held at the Bob Devaney Sports Center
Fans enjoying a volleyball game held at the Bob Devaney Sports Center

Parking for UNL Women's Volleyball recognizes designated patron categories, including donor/season ticket holders, general public parking and fans with accessible needs. Volleyball games are held at the Bob Devaney Sports Center

University parking is available for $8.00 with credit/debit at Lot 52 (ADA stalls), Rock surface lot (south of Transportation Services) off 17th Street between Y and Holdrege Streets, and Area C off 16th Street. To help you plan your volleyball game day parking, check the PDF map on the Maps page

Accessible Parking

Patrons that require accessible parking should use the west entrance, Gate 1, located at Military Avenue and North Antelope Valley Roadway. The accessible parking is located adjacent to the Devaney Sports Center in the following locations:

  • Lot 52 (south of Devaney Sports Center)
  • Ollis Avenue (East of Devaney Sports Center)
  • Lot 58 (north of Devaney Sports Center)

Athletic Donor Parking

Donor and season ticket holders with parking permits for parking lots 51 to 59 enter through the Nebraska Innovation Campus west entrance located at Military Avenue and North Antelope Valley Parkway.

The special donor parking permit must be visible to the parking attendants as the vehicle approaches the lot.

Public Parking

Public parking is operated for a fee by the City of Lincoln at the east entrance to the Nebraska Innovation Campus, Gate 4 and at public parking entrances day of the game. Access to public parking in the Midway and north of Lot 55 is through the east entrance, Gate 4, located on the Salt Creek Roadway near 27th Street.

  • Lot 56 (north side of parking lot) North Antelope Valley Parkway
  • Lot 55 (north)
  • Midway