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Athletic Event Parking

On-Campus parking is restricted to Flynn Fund Donors Only, please see below for parking options

SEASON TICKET HOLDER
On Campus Parking
To be considered for on-campus football parking, individuals must make a donation to the Boston College Flynn Fund and have football season tickets in their name. For more information on donating to the Flynn Fund and on campus parking visit our web site at www.bceagles.com/flynnfund.

For all games on campus, parking lots will open three (3) hours before kickoff. Flynn Fund Permit holders should follow the directions listed on the reverse side of their permit for best access to their parking area. Traffic will be directed by BCPD and signs will be posted to identify parking areas.

Satellite Parking
Satellite parking permits will be issued to all other season ticket holders that do not qualify for Flynn Fund on campus parking. Permits to satellite parking areas are issued on a first-come, first-served basis upon receipt of your season ticket renewal. Parking is available in the following locations:

  • Brighton Satellite - Located on Guest St in Brighton (in the New Balance parking garage). BC campus drop-off/pick-up is inside the Brighton Campus adjacent to the Cardinals residence. GPS Address: 20 Guest Street Brighton, MA 02135
  • Newton Satellite - Located on Centre St in Newton (BC Law School Newton Campus). BC campus drop-off/pick-up is on College Road at the corner of Commonwealth Ave. GPS Address: 885 Centre Street Newton, MA 02459
  • Needham Satellite - Located on Second St in Needham (Exit 19 A off of Route 128). BC campus drop-off/pick-up is on Beacon St. at the Merkert Chemistry Building. GPS Address: 100 First Avenue Needham, MA 02494
Satellite lots provide a free shuttle service to and from Alumni Stadium. Tailgating is prohibited in all satellite parking lots. No overnight parking is permitted. Shuttle buses begin loading passengers 3 hours prior to kickoff and ends 2 hours after the conclusion of the game. Buses run approximately every 10 minutes.

Handicapped Accessible Parking

  • Handicapped parking is available on the second level of the Beacon St. garage for season ticket holders. Space on campus is limited however and requires a permit issued by Boston College. Currently there is a wait list for this service.
  • Applications for handicapped accessible parking accommodations for season ticket holders must be requested through the Athletic Event Operations office. Requests may be written and sent to Athletic Event Operations, Conte Forum Suite 310, 140 Commonwealth Ave. Chestnut Hill, MA 02467. Requests may also be sent via fax: Attn - Amy Lampe 617-552-4335 or email: athletic.operations@bc.edu .
  • Permits are only issued to season ticket holders with a valid state issued placard.
  • The individual applying for handicapped parking must have the tickets in their name or must live in the same residence as the ticket holder.

NON-SEASON TICKET HOLDERS
All fans with single game tickets must park at the Needham or Brighton Satellite parking location and take complimentary shuttles to campus. Both the Needham and Brighton Satellite Lots do not require a parking permit. Only the Needham Satellite Lot will allow charter and school bus parking. Parking is available in the following locations:

  • Needham Satellite - Located on Second St in Needham. (Exit 19 A off of Route 128). BC campus drop-off/pick-up is on Beacon St. at the Merkert Chemistry Building.
  • Brighton Satellite - Located on Guest St in Brighton. (in the New Balance parking garage). BC campus drop-off/pick-up is inside the Brighton Campus adjacent to the Cardinals residence.
Handicapped Accessible Parking
  • There is no single game handicapped parking available on campus.
  • However, single game Handicapped Accessible Parking is available only at the Needham Satellite Lot where a permit is not required. A handicapped shuttle is available at Lot B for patrons who are in wheelchairs, have difficulty walking, or need assistance. The BC drop-off, pick up location for this shuttle is outside Gate A of Alumni Stadium.

MASS TRANSIT - MBTA
The MBTA is the easiest and most convenient way for fans to access Boston College. One way fares are $2.00 per person each way.
Boston College can be reached by a variety of MBTA stations. The Green Line B, C, and D trains have stops within walking distance to Alumni Stadium. The Riverside Station (exit 22) off Rt. 128/95) provides ample parking and easy access from the Metro West Region via the Green line's D train.

 

Station Green Line Walk to Stadium
Chestnut Hill D Train 8 Minutes
Reservoir D Train 15 Minutes
Cleveland Circle C Train 15 Minutes
Boston College B Train 4 Minutes

For more information on the T, go to www.mbta.com or call 617-222-3200.

CHARTER BUS PARKING - GROUPS
On campus charter bus parking is very limited and must be requested in advance through the Athletic Event Operations office. There are two charter bus parking allotments located on lower campus both of which are equi-distant to Alumni Stadium. Tailgating is strictly prohibited at both of these locations.

To formally request a charter bus parking permit please:

1.)   Fill out the Charter Bus Request Form
2.)   Submit the completed request form either via regular day mail to: Athletic Event Operations Office, Conte Forum Suite 310, 140 Commonwealth Ave. Chestnut Hill, MA 02467, OR via fax to 617-552-4335: Attn - Amy Lampe, OR via email: athletic.operations@bc.edu .
3.)   Completion and submission of the Charter Bus Request Form DOES NOT guarantee a reserved parking location. All requests will be confirmed after being processed by the Athletic Event Operations Office approximately two weeks prior to your desired home game.

UNIVERSITY ISSUED PERMITS
During the football season, all vehicles including university issued permit holders, must be removed from campus by 11:00 p.m. the evening prior to scheduled home games. Students with resident permitted vehicles (SRF permits only) may park on Newton Campus for home football games. Vehicles remaining on the Chestnut Hill campus after 11:00 p.m. will be towed at the owner's expense. Parking in the neighborhoods surrounding Boston College is prohibited and will result in towing at the owner's expense.

 

Flynn Fund/University Issued Permit Holder Parking
  • The Beacon St. Garage will be reserved for PERMIT HOLDERS ONLY (Boston College issued parking permits or Flynn Fund parking permits), and will be restricted through 15 minutes after the start of the event when all on campus parking will open to the general public.
  • Certain Flynn Fund Parking Permits will also be allowed to park on Campanella Way.
  • Flynn Fund Permit Holders should follow the directions listed on the reverse side of their permit for best access to their parking area.
  • Note: Fifteen (15) minutes after the start of an event, a limited number of spaces will be reserved on Level 2 of the Beacon St. Garage through the duration of the event to accommodate faculty, staff, and students arriving later in the day.

General Public Parking

  • Campus parking lots open for event attendees 1.5 hours prior to the start of the event.
  • The general public will be asked to enter campus via the St. Ignatius Gate. Parking will be provided in various lots such as the Commonwealth Ave. Garage, Robsham Lot, and the Recreation Complex. Boston College Police Officers will be available to direct general public to the nearest available parking location.
  • Parking is free of charge in the Commonwealth Ave. Garage for men's basketball and men's ice hockey events.
  • For directions to the St Ignatius Gate entrance onto the Boston College Campus, please click here

Campus Visitors Not Attending the Event

  • The Beacon St. Garage will close to VISITORS at 3:00 p.m. on weekday event days and three (3) hours prior to the event on weekends.
  • All visitors will be asked to enter campus through the St. Ignatius Gate, receive a visitor's permit from the gate attendant and be directed to park in the Commonwealth Ave. Garage.
  • For directions to the St Ignatius Gate entrance onto the Boston College Campus, please click here.
WOMEN'S BASKETBALL EVENT DAYS
General Public Attending the Event
  • Campus parking lots open for event attendees 1.5 hours prior to the start of the event.
  • Individuals attending these events should park in the Beacon St. garage levels 3 & 4 or in the Commonwealth Avenue Garage above level 3.
  • Parking is free of charge in both the Beacon St. and Commonwealth Avenue Garages on a women's basketball game day.
  • Please click here for directions to the Beacon St. entrance.
  • Please click here for directions to the St. Ignatius Gate entrance.
Campus Visitors Not Attending the Event
  • The Beacon Street Garage will close to VISITORS at 3:00 pm on weekday event days and 3 hours prior to the start of the event on weekends.
  • All visitors will be asked to enter campus through the St. Ignatius Gate, receive a visitor's permit from the gate attendant and will be directed to park in the Commonwealth Avenue Garage.
  • For directions to the St Ignatius Gate entrance onto the Boston College Campus please click here.
VOLLEYBALL, WOMEN'S ICE HOCKEY, SOFTBALL, BASEBALL, TENNIS, SWIMMING, & FENCING EVENT DAYS
  • Campus parking lots open for event attendees 1.5 hours prior to the start of the event.
  • Individuals attending these events should park in the Beacon St. garage levels 3 & 4 or in the Commonwealth Avenue Garage above level 3.
  • Parking Monday - Friday at 5:00 PM is $3.00/hour to park in the garages with a daily maximum rate of $25.00
  • Parking Friday at 5:00 PM - Sunday is $5.00 per exit
  • No overnight parking in garages is permitted
  • Please click here for directions to the Beacon St. entrance.
  • Please click here for directions to the St. Ignatius Gate entrance.
MEN'S & WOMEN'S SOCCER, FIELD HOCKEY, & WOMEN'S LACROSSE EVENT DAYS
  • Events are held at the Newton Campus located at 885 Centre St. Newton MA
  • Campus parking lots open for event attendees 1.5 hours prior to the start of the event.
  • Parking is free for all athletic events at the Newton Campus Sports Complex.
  • Signs will be posted to identify event parking areas.
  • Please click here for directions to the Newton Campus Sports Complex.

Visitor Parking Rates for all events can be obtained by clicking here.