Campus Events

Click below for more information about special event parking on campus.


Convocation is held in the Donald L. Tucker Civic Center at Florida State University, which is within walking distance of campus. Bus service is also be available for students and family members at no charge. Parking available in the St. Augustine Street Parking Garage and the Civic Center Parking lot. For more information, visit

Family Weekend

During Family Weekend, FSU's Transportation and Parking Services provides a Suite of Services for students and visiting families. For more information, visit

Football Game Day

Visit the Football Game Day page for information about parking on campus during home football games.

FSU Flying High Circus

The FSU Flying High Circus reserves the Circus Parking Lot, located across from the Wildwood Residence Halls on performance days. The Circus Lot will close at Noon on Thursdays of the first performance and reopen at 9:30 PM the following day. All vehicles parked in the Circus Lot must be relocated by noon on Thursday.


There are numerous parking and transportation options available during the graduation ceremony. Information about parking will be released prior to graduation.

Move-in / Move-out

Loading/Unloading Zones: There are loading/unloading zones designated in close proximity to the residence halls. If space is available, you will be able to load/unload in these areas. Do not block traffic or access ways. Parking after Unloading: After unloading, you must immediately move your vehicle to one of the parking garages. Permit restrictions are lifted in these lots during the move-in/move-out period. For more information, visit the FSU Housing website

Opening Nights Performing Arts

General parking is available in the Call Street Parking Garage at the corner of Call and Macomb Streets and in the St. Augustine Street Parking Garage at the corner of Copeland and Pensacola Street. For more information, visit


Orientation is your first official introduction to FSU! Familiarize yourself with all designated parking areas and regulations prior to entering campus. For information on Orientation parking regulations and more, visit

Special Event Reserved Parking

To request reserved parking, please complete the Special Event Form (Printable), Purchase Order, and Department Parking Barricade Request Form (Printable) (if necessary). Both the Special Event Form and Purchase Order are required to process your request and should be faxed (850)644.4999 or emailed at least 48 hours in advance.
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