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Media tour of Kornblau Field at S. B. Ballard Stadium. Photo Chuck Thomas/ODU

Events at ODU often require special arrangements that affect parking availability and policies. Please make sure you are up to date on all information related to parking on campus during special events! Whether you are a visitor here to attend a game, or a commuter who needs to get to class on a game day, our goal is to ensure that you are able to park safely and efficiently on campus.

Here you can reference important parking policies and things to be aware of on basketball and football game days. Go Monarchs!




Sports Events Parking

Old Dominion University welcomes all ODU fans and visiting team guests to campus! Special parking arrangements go into effect for basketball and football home game days.


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FOOTBALL

  • Enforcement begins at 5:00AM on game days, OR sometimes the evening before. Please look for signs that will be posted at the entrance of parking locations before football game days.
  • Affects the whole campus.
  • It's best to move your car BEFORE football game days.

General Attendee Parking

University visitors and regular game attendees without special tickets or tailgating privileges can park at no cost in:

  • 43rd & Bluestone Garage
  • Constant Center 43rd Street Parking Garage
  • Constant Center 45th Street Parking Garage

Reserved Parking & Tailgating

ALL campus parking is restricted for special tickets and tailgaiting.

The only exceptions are General Parking locations:

  • 43rd & Bluestone Garage
  • Constant Center 43rd Street Garage
  • Constant Center 45th Street Garage

Visit OldDominionAF.com for more info about football parking and tailgating.

Non-Attendee Parking

Not attending the game, but need to park on campus?

Student Residents, Faculty and Staff may park in 43rd & Bluestone Garage, Constant Center 45th Street Garage, and Constant Center 43rd Street Garage on football game days. Vehicles must be returned to their regular parking location by 6am Monday after the game.

PARK HERE  

  • 43rd & Bluestone Garage
  • Constant Center 45th Street Garage
  • Constant Center 43rd Street Garage

NOT HERE  

  • 49th Street Stadium Garage
  • 43rd & Elkhorn Garage
  • Lot 1
  • Lot 3
  • Lot 5
  • Lots 7,8,9
  • Lot 11
  • Lot 16
  • Lot 38
  • Lot 42
  • Lot 43
  • Lot 47
  • Lot 49
  • Lot 58

Home Games Schedule

ODU Football 2022

  • 9/2 - Virginia Tech
  • 9/24 - Arkansas State
  • 10/1 - Liberty
  • 10/22 - Georgia Southern
  • 11/5 - Marshall
  • 11/12 - James Madison

2019 Education Day Game

BASKETBALL

  • Enforcement begins at 4:30PM on game days.
  • Mostly affects the Constant Center 43rd Street Parking Garage and Constant Center 45th Street Parking Garage.
  • See Basketball Parking Notice for more info.

General Attendee Parking

University visitors and regular game attendees can park at no cost in:

  • Upper levels of Constant Center 43rd Street Parking Garage
  • Upper levels of Constant Center 45th Street Parking Garage

When those garages are full, attendees may sometimes be directed to park in 43rd & Bluestone Parking Garage.

Reserved Parking

The lower levels of Constant Center 43rd Street Parking Garage & Constant Center 45th Street Parking Garage are reserved for VIP Donors only.

  • Women's Games:
    Constant Center 43rd Street Garage Level 1
    Constant Center 45th Street Garage Level 2
  • Men's Games:
    Constant Center 43rd Street Garage Levels 1-2
    Constant Center 45th Street Garage Levels 2-3

Fans and VIP's should go to OldDominionAF.com for more information about basketball parking.

Non-Attendee Parking

Not attending the game, but need to park on campus?

Students, Faculty and Staff with a permit may park in any valid campus parking space except Reserved Parking (lower levels of 45th Street Garage and 43rd Street Garage, as indicated by signage).

Vehicles must vacate lower levels of Constant Center 43rd Street Garage and Constant Center 45th Street Garage by 4:30pm or they will be ticketed ($100) or towed to a higher level. Pay attention to the A-Frame signs in the garages indicating where not to park.

PARK HERE  

Any valid parking space (as allowed by permit) except Basketball Reserved Parking after 4:30pm

NOT HERE  

(Basketball Reserved Parking)

  • Constant Center 43rd Street Garage Lower Levels
  • Constant Center 45th Street Garage Lower Levels

Home Games Schedule

Men's Basketball 2022-2023

  • 12/29 - Arkansas State
  • 12/31 - Louisiana
  • 01/12 - Coastal Carolina
  • 01/19 - Georgia State
  • 01/02 - Appalachian State
  • 02/02 - JMU
  • 02/04 - Georgia Southern
  • 02/22 - Southern Miss
  • 02/24 - Marshall

Women's Basketball 2022-2023

  • 01/05 - ULM
  • 01/07 - South Alabama
  • 01/14 - Marshall
  • 01/26 - Texas State
  • 01/28 - Coastal Carolina
  • 02/09 - Georgia Southern
  • 02/11 - Georgia State
  • 02/16 - Appalachian State
  • 02/18 - James Madison





Other Event Parking


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 Chartway Arena

Events at the Chartway Arena are managed by Spectra Events. If you are attending an event there, follow the parking instructions provided by the event host.

If you have questions, we recommend contacting the event ticket provider for help.

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 Commencement

We make every effort to ensure graduates and their guests have a smooth and joyful experience as they celebrate commencement.

Parking instructions vary every year. Check University Announcements for up-to-date info, and contact us with any questions. Don't forget, we are also listening on Twitter!

Commencement Information
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 Hosting an Event

TPS organizes and directs special parking services for University events, such as: lot reservation, posted signs/directions, parking attendants, shuttle services, etc.

To host a campus event that requires parking arrangements, and/or to hire Monarch Transit vehicles, submit an Event Request Form.

Event Request Form