Directions & Parking
Parking at the university is very limited. If you have special transport needs, please indicate the need for parking to Lauren Ferguson. For more information on parking please see the TPS Website. (Please note that if parking is for an organized event, special parking arragements may be in effect.)
Please park outside Phelps in Lot #12 or next to the Engineering Science Building in Lot #10 unless otherwise instructed. For Lot #10, park on the first level in a numbered (but not "restricted") space. Purchase an appropriate permit from one of the dispensers (near the elevators for Lot #10).
Driving Directions to UC Santa Barbara
U.S. 101 From the South
Take the Airport/UCSB exit (Highway 217) off U.S. 101 approximately eight miles north of Santa Barbara to the campus East Gate. Make a right turn as you enter the round-a-bout onto Mesa Road. Make a left turn into Lot #10, a multi-story parking ramp. If you would like to park in Lot #12 next to Phelps, make a right turn as you enter the round-a-bout onto Mesa Road. Make a left turn at the second stop light onto University Plaza. Make a left turn into Lot#12.
U.S. 101 From the North
Take the Los Carneros exit (Number 107) off U.S. 101 approximately 10 miles north of Santa Barbara. Continue on Los Carneros for about 1.5 miles. Make a left turn onto Mesa Road (Marked with UCSB sign). Continue on Mesa Rd past 1 stop sign, and 2 traffic signals. At the 3rd light, make a right turn into Lot #10, a multi-story parking ramp. If you would like to park in Lot #12 next to Phelps, after turning onto Mesa Road, make a right turn at the second traffic light onto Unviersity Plaza. Make a left turn into Lot #12.