Parking

Due to construction of the Lynx Gold Line streetcar there may be periodic detours in the uptown area. Please be aware as you are traveling to campus and locating parking.

 

New Residential Students & Families

Follow signage directing you to the Cedar Street parking deck located at 116 S. Cedar Street. Trucks and cars with trailers should park in the lot in Lot B located at 709 W. Trade Street. Further instructions may be provided upon checking in.

 

New Commuter Students & Families

Follow signage directing you to the Cedar Street parking deck located at 116 S. Trucks and cars with trailers should park in the Lot B located at 709 W. Trade Street. Students will be able to visit information booths for dining, parking and Campus Safety & Security.

 

Returning Residential Students & Families

Report directly to their residence hall to move-in on Saturday, Sep 23. Further instructions may be provided upon checking in.

 

Returning Commuter Students

Make arrangements for parking with the university or a local parking vendor. University parking permits are available for commuter students in the Cedar Street parking deck.


Parking Permits

Cedar Hall North & South Students

We typically only use the online payment portal during the summer due to technical limitations and our renewal process for Winter and Spring terms. 

If you have any questions, please contact: Laura Macek, Campus Cashier.


Directions

From Charlotte Douglas International Airport:

  1. Take Billy Graham Parkway to I-77 North.
  2. Take Exit 10B (Trade Street East).
  3. Right at the end of the exit.
  4. Follow Trade Street toward Uptown.
  5. JWU’s Academic Center is about 0.2 miles, on the right.

From I-77 North:

  1. Take Exit 10.
  2. Right at the end of the exit.
  3. Follow Trade Street toward Uptown.
  4. JWU’s Academic Center is about 0.2 miles, on the right.

From I-77 South:

  1. Take Exit 10B (Trade Street East).
  2. Keep straight at end of exit.
  3. Follow Trade Street toward Uptown.
  4. JWU’s Academic Center is about 0.2 miles, on the right.

From I-85:

  1. Take I-77 South.
  2. Take Exit 10 (Trade Street East).
  3. Turn right at the end of the exit.
  4. Follow Trade Street toward Uptown.
  5. JWU's Academic Center is approximately 0.2 miles on the right.