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Parking Ramp - Science Center

Latest News & Announcements:

  1. May 22, 2015 - During the St. Paul Saints home games the Union Depot parking lot will be also used for baseball game parking.  Parking lot attendants will be stationed at the main gates of the lot from approximately 5 pm to 7 pm each game night charging those going to the game.  Please let them know that you are with the university and you will not be charged.
  2. May 7, 2015 - Maria Calming update:
  3. February 9, 2015 - Maria Calming update:
  4. November, 21, 2014 - Important Interim Parking Memo
  5. Starting, September 29, 2014 - east bound traffic on Kellogg Blvd, out of St Paul, will be permanently limited to one lane. The University will monitor the conditions and additional information will be provided as appropriate.

Important Parking Information:

  • Shuttle service:
    • Is a free service available from 6:30 a.m. to 10:30 p.m., Monday-Thursday and 6:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. on Fridays; no shuttle service on weekends.
    • The shuttle will drop-off and pick-up passengers on the east side of the Union Depot lot near the two bus shelters and at the Metropolitan State campus in the 7th Street lot by the Educated Palette Cafe entrance north of New Main (by the Library skyway at New Main).
  • St. Paul Campus Parking:
    • After 5 p.m., Monday - Friday and on weekends, there is general parking available in the 7th street lot behind Saint John's Hall and New Main (Note: blue designated areas on the parking map).
    • Signs will be posted in the campus adjacent lots with parking information.
    • Read the signs closely; lots will be patrolled and citations ($20.00) will be issued for parking violations.
    • Union Depot Lot (on the university side of the high bridge crossing Kellogg):
      • Available for student, employee and guest parking at no cost.
      • The parking lot is about a 2-3 minute drive from the university. 
      • If you happen to enter the wrong lot you can exit without payment within 10 minutes.
      • The shuttle driver provides riders with a validated parking ticket to exit lot.
      • There is more than one entrance to Lot C. Metropolitan State parking is the far east entrance (look for the signs).
      • If support is needed when exiting the lot for any reason, press the RED BUTTON next to the pay machine, which will alert 24 hour security.
      • The Union Depot is a 24 hour secure surface lot with security cameras, emergency phones, bus shelters and security patrols.

    If you have questions or comments, submit them to interim.parking@metrostate.edu

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