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Parking

 

The key points:

  1. You must purchase a parking ticket for Monday to Friday from one of the ticket machines.
  2. Parking is free on weekends.
  3. Cost is $4 for all day parking.
  4. Those with valid UBC and SFU parking permits may park in general parking (outside Ring Road) for free.
  5. The machines accept cash and credit cards.
  6. The ticket is good for general parking only (outside the Ring Road).
  7. The Ring Road is a ONE WAY street.
  8. More info

 

Getting to the University of Victoria

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If you are coming from the airport or the BC ferry:

 

Getting to the Cadboro Commons Building, residences and Craigdarroch House:

  1. Take Highway 17 to the McKenzie exit.
  2. Turn left onto McKenzie.
  3. Drive past Gordon Head Road.
  4. You should see a UVic sign.
  5. Continue on McKenzie which will then turn to Sinclair road. Drive through the Sinclair Finnerty intersection.
  6. Turn right into parking lot 5 (where it says George and Ida Halpern Centre on the map).
  7. Check in at the Craigdarroch office and purchase parking ticket at the campus directory if required.

 

Getting to the Elliot lecture wing:

  1. Follow 1-4 from above.
  2. Turn right at the first place after Gordon Head Road (McGill Road).
  3. Buy a ticket at the ticket booth just ahead on your right (Campus Directory 1A on the map).
  4. Continue on McGill Road and then make a right onto Ring road.
  5. Drive around until you pass the Engineering Buildings. Turn right to get into parking lot number 1.
  6. Walk across Ring road in to the Elliot Building. You can enter the office wing and then walk straight through two sets of doors to get into the lecture wing.

 

One way to get to UVic from downtown:

 

Getting to the Cadboro Commons Building, residences and Craigdarroch House:

  1. Take Johnson street (one way) heading out of downtown.
  2. Keep following this road. The name of the road changes. It eventually is called Shelbourne Street.
  3. Turn right on Cedar Hill Cross Road, there is an A&W on the RHS and McDonald's on the LHS at this intersection.
  4. Turn left on Henderson Road. The street before is Gordon Head Road (there is a traffic light). There is a traffic light at Henderson.
  5. This road curves to the right to join the Ring road.
  6. Drive around Ring road and make a right onto Finnerty road.
  7. At the lights, make a right onto Sinclair road.
  8. Turn right into parking lot 5 (where it says George and Ida Halpern Centre on the map).
  9. Check in at the Craigdarroch office and purchase parking ticket at the campus directory if required.

 

Getting to the Elliot lecture wing:

  1. Follow 1-5 from above.
  2. Buy a ticket at the parking ticket dispenser on your right soon after entering the Ring.
  3. Drive around until you pass the Engineering Buildings. Turn right to get into parking lot number 1.
  4. Walk across Ring road into the Elliot Building. You can enter the office wing and then walk straight through two sets of doors to get into the lecture wing.