Dedicated visitor parking facilities are located throughout the UNC campus, providing hourly parking access to UNC and UNC Health Care System. Hours of operation are posted at entrances. Parking for Events may impact lot availability.

Visitors to UNC-Chapel Hill may park at one of the following locations:

Employees and students needing a short-term or hourly parking option may park at Rams Head for up to 24 hours at a time at the hourly rate or at campus meters. For more information, see Visitor & Patient Parking Rates.

Departments may reserve parking for visitors by completing the online request form at least 10 days in advance.

Rams Head Parking Deck at night.The Rams Head Deck accommodates short-term/hourly parking and is centrally located and adjacent to the George Watts Hill Alumni Center, Football Stadium, and Baseball Stadium. Chase Dining Hall and Rams Head Recreation Center are located on top of the deck. The lot is operated 24 hours a day with an attendant or pay station available.

Hourly Parking

Visitors or others parking on an hourly basis without reservations through a department may pay the hourly rates when lot is not reserved for department or University events.

Reservation Procedures

Departments may reserve parking for visitors by completing the online event form. Requests are evaluated based on availability and should be submitted at least one week in advance. Any changes to the existing reservation must be submitted within 48 hours of the actual event.

Rams Head Parking Deck, 330 Ridge Rd, Chapel Hill, NC

Cars in Morehead Lot in front of Morehead Planetarium The Morehead Lot accommodates visitors to North campus and is adjacent to McCorkle Place and Franklin Street.

Hourly Parking

Visitors or hourly patrons without reservations through a department may pay the hourly rates when lot is not reserved for department or University events.

Reservation Procedures

Departments may reserve parking for visitors by completing the online event form. Requests are evaluated based on availability and should be submitted at least one week in advance. Any changes to the existing reservation must be submitted within 48 hours of the actual event..

Morehead Lot, 250 E Franklin St, Chapel Hill, NC

Signage at entrance of Raleigh Road Visitor Lot.The Raleigh Road Visitor Lot accommodates visitors to the northeast side of campus serving the School of Government, Law School, Paul Green Theater and other central campus locations.

Hourly Parking

Visitors or hourly patrons without reservations through a department may pay the hourly rates when lot is not reserved for department or University events.

Reservation Procedures

Departments may reserve parking for visitors by completing the online event form. Requests are evaluated based on availability and should be submitted at least one week in advance. Any changes to the existing reservation must be submitted within 48 hours of the actual event.

Raleigh Road Parking Lot, Chapel Hill, NC

Solar-powered parking Meter near South Road.Metered Parking accommodates short-term/hourly parking throughout campus via solar-powered Digital Meter Stations. Centrally available meters are located on South Road, Raleigh Street, and Country Club.

Digital Meter Stations allow payment for parking by license plate or space number. Please have license plate number or space number ready for entry at meter station and follow the prompts.

Metered parking hours begin Monday at 7:30 am and run through Friday at 5 pm, and accept ParkMobile, Visa, Mastercard, and Quarters as payment methods. The maximum time allowed for metered parking is posted on the meter and ranges from 30 minutes to 3 hours. Metered spaces may be restricted during event operations.

Parking on campus between 5 p.m. and 7:30 a.m. Monday through Friday requires a permit.