Location and parking

There are several parking lots that are close to the Farquhar Auditorium. The Farquhar Auditorium is in University Centre, which is close to the Library/Clearihue parking lot and the Bookstore/CARSA parking lot. 

Daily and hourly parking permits are available from any parking dispenser.  These dispensers accept Canadian quarters, $1 coins, $2 coins, Visa and Mastercard. 

Parking meters are available in most lots to facilitate short term visitor parking. Parking rates range between $2.00-$3.50/hour or portion.

Pay parking is in effect 24 hours a day, Monday-Saturday. There is no charge for parking on Sunday or on British Columbia statutory holidays.  On days where the University is closed, such as the holiday closure or in observance following a statutory holiday, pay parking is in effect.

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Parking options in the vicinity

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Parking on campus is pay parking 24 hours daily, Monday to Saturday.

We recommend you arrive early to all events as parking lot dispensers can be busy. If you choose, parking passes are available for purchase online in advance through Campus Security. Please note, you are required to enter license number at the time of purchase.  

To purchase: https://parking.uvic.ca

For more information and rates visit http://www.uvic.ca/security/parking/rates/index.php


 

The University Centre building has a drop-off area which includes a ramp for wheelchair access.

Accessible parking can be found in front of the University Centre building in the designated mobility metered spaces. There is also an underground parkade beneath the University Centre with several mobility access spaces.

In the case of metered parking spaces you must display a disability permit and pay at the meter.

All parking on The University of Victoria Campus is paid 24 hours a day from Monday to Saturday, and is free on Sundays.