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Directions & Parking


Take Interstate 84 to Exit 68 (Route 195 Mansfield/Tolland/UConn) Go south on Route 195 for about seven miles (going straight through the intersection of Route 32 and Route 44) About one-half mile after that intersection, you will come to a traffic light on top of a hill at the entrance to UConn. Stay on Rt 195 South and go through three more lights. You will see a pond on your right. Turn right onto Mansfield Road at that traffic light (the south entrance to the Campus) Take an immediate left onto Coventry Road and the Music Building and von der Mehden Recital Hall will be on your left.

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Parking is available on the street, at Storrs Center parking garage, and next to von der Mehden Recital Hall. Please be aware that parking in campus lots is restricted to certain hours of the day. Please refer to posted signs before parking.

Visitors with state issued handicap placards/plates can park in any legal space that is not reserved or restricted.  Visitors cannot park in restricted “D” spaces.

Parking Services is not authorized to issue temporary handicap permits. Applications for temporary state handicap placards are available through the State of Connecticut Motor Vehicle Department at (800) 842-8222.

Transportation Services operates an Accessible Van Service that is available for use by employees and students. For more information, please call (860) 486-4991, or visit Transportation Services.


All students with handicap placards/plates issued by a State Department of Motor Vehicles are required to purchase a University medical permit.  Both the state issued handicap placard/plate and University issued medical permit must be displayed while parked on campus. Handicap placard information must be submitted to the Parking Services Office with the permit registration application.