Parking Requirements

Parking regulations are strictly enforced on the Colorado School of Mines campus. All visitors to campus are required to pay for parking in all locations. Payment is made using the parking payment stations that can be found in Parking Lots O, CT, I, and J. The stations accept payment in cash and by credit card. On-street parking may be available. Payment for on-street parking must be made using the payment stations in the parking lots. Please note that some parking areas are restricted/reserved and are not available for use by campus visitors.

You are advised that the SPACE Office cannot be responsible for payment of parking tickets issued.

A map of the campus showing parking locations is available. Get map

Parking Rates

Payment for parking on campus is required Monday through Friday from 7:00 AM through 5:00 PM. Parking is free all day on weekends and after 5:00 PM on weekdays. Rates for the various areas are as follows:

Area Daily Rate Hourly Rate
Lot O $8.00 $1.50
Lot CT $8.00 $1.50
Lot I $8.00 $1.50
Lot J $6.00 $1.25
On-street $8.00 $1.50

For some events, discounts on parking fees are available. Please read your registration confirmation materials carefully to learn more about parking discounts.