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Last Updated March 18, 2008


Transportation & Parking

Directions to STONY BROOK

Parking on Campus

Bus Service


All vehicles must operate within the guidelines specified by Stony Brook University's parking rules and regulations.

Commuter Student Parking:
Core-campus parking is available to commuter students at a cost of $20 per session. Please visit Parking and Transportation Services Website and select the Stadium Permit option.

Commuter students may also park in North and South P lots. Bus service is available from these lots to the main campus and Health Sciences Center. The South P lot is located at the corner of the South Drive and Stony Brook Road. The North P Lot is located near the north entrance of the campus, adjacent to the LIRR Station parking lot.

A third commuter lot is located behind the Sports Complex at the corner of North Loop Drive and Gym Road. Any additional summer parking areas will be announced prior to the beginning of Summer Sessions.

Metered parking spaces are also available at various locations throughout campus. Meters take quarters and are in effect Monday through Friday from 7a.m. to 7 p.m.

Parking garages are located next to the Administration Building, adjacent to University Hospital, and adjacent to the Health Sciences Center. The garage parking fee is $1.50 an hour or fraction thereof, with a maximum charge of $7.50 per day. The third garage at HSC is available only to HSC Students and monthly cardholders. To park in the HSC Garage, you must bring your ID card to the HSC Garage Office. The cost for a student monthly card is $22.72 per month, plus a $10.00 refundable deposit.

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Evening Student Parking
Students taking evening classes may purchase monthly evening garage passes that are valid from 3:00 p.m. to 7 p.m.. This pass may be used in both the Administration and HSC garages and may be purchased at either garage. The evening pass costs $11.37 per month, plus a $10.00 refundable deposit. Alternatively, those after parking 5:30 pm may pay a flat rate of $3.00 per night. Call (631) 444-6607 for further information. Normal office hours are 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Free parking for registered vehicles is available after 4 pm in any faculty/staff parking lot except those indicated as 24-hour reserved. Other restricted spaces such as Handicapped or State Vehicle are so indicated by signs.


Campus buses are free and run regularly throughout the year. You may obtain a campus map and bus hours at Parking and Transportation Website or at the Summer Sessions Office, 276 Administration Building. For additional information call the Bus Office at (631) 632-6418.

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Created and maintained by Michael Mooney, Registrar/Winter Session Office
Phone: (631) 632-6175; Fax: (631) 632-9491