Additional Information for Your Visit

We are delighted to welcome you to Cornell University and Ithaca, New York! Below are some details to help you plan your visit and assist your navigation to campus and around town.

Parking on Campus for Prospective Students & Families

Please plan to arrive on campus thirty minutes before the first event on your itinerary.

Monday through Friday – Payment Required

Designated parking will be in the Hoy Road Parking Garage. (GPS address can be entered as: 167 Hoy Road, Ithaca, NY 14853.) Options for paying for parking are below:

  • Pay for parking in advance:
    • Use your unique parking access code in your itinerary confirmation to make a parking reservation. You'll receive a printable permit as well as customized driving directions.
  • Pay for parking after you arrive at Cornell:
    If you do not pay for parking in advance, you will have two options once you arrive on campus:

For additional information Monday through Friday, visitors may stop at a Cornell parking booth or contact the Cornell University Office of Visitor Relations at 607.254.4636 (INFO).

TCAT public transit buses are available to shuttle you and your family around campus for $1.50 per ride. Cash only.


Weekend

Weekend visitors may park in the Hoy Road Parking Garage. Parking permits for this facility are not required on weekends, but be aware of signage and restricted spaces.

You may also choose to use Parkmobile, also utilized by downtown Ithaca. Download the Parkmobile app, create an online account, and start your session once you're on campus. You may also pay-by-cell.

TCAT public transit buses are available to shuttle you and your family around campus for $1.50 per ride. Cash only.

Parking for All General Cornell University Visitors

We are delighted to welcome you to Cornell University and Ithaca, New York! Below are some details to help you plan your visit and assist your navigation to campus and around town. Please plan to arrive on campus 30 minutes prior to the first event on your itinerary.

Monday through Friday – Payment Required

  • Pay for parking in advance:
    • If you schedule your visit online, use your unique parking access code in your itinerary confirmation to make a parking reservation. You'll receive a printable permit as well as customized driving directions.
  • Pay for parking after you arrive at Cornell:
    If you do not pay for parking in advance, general visitors have two options once you arrive on campus:

For additional information Monday through Friday, visitors may stop at a Cornell parking booth or contact the Cornell University Office of Visitor Relations at 607.254.4636 (INFO).

TCAT public transit buses are available to shuttle you and your family around campus for $1.50 per ride. Cash only.

Weekend

Weekend visitors may park in the Hoy Road Parking Garage. Parking permits for this facility are not required on weekends, but be aware of signage and restricted spaces.

You may also choose to use Parkmobile, also utilized by downtown Ithaca. Download the Parkmobile app, create an online account, and use a credit card to start your session once you're on campus. You may also pay-by-cell.