Parking and Transportation

Parking and Transportation for Family Weekend

  • Shuttles will be provided on Friday from Family Weekend Hotels
  • Parking will be provided on Friday, as long as you request it when you register for Family Weekend – exact lot locations TBD
  • Sunday parking will be available to purchase at the GT Hotel and Conference Center for a fee.
  • The Tech Trolley and Stinger Busses will be running for normal campus operation and are open for families to use while on campus. Routes and hours of operation can be found on the Nextbus app or from the link provided here: http://pts.gatech.edu/campus-transit

Parking for Friday, October 4 is included in your registration and families will be assigned various locations around campus to park. Classes are still in session on Friday and parking is limited, but we will do our best to assist all families. Please check your email a week prior to the event to learn more about parking as we get closer to the Family Weekend.

Parking for Saturday, October 5 is NOT included in your registration. Because that is a home football game, all the parking lots are managed by Athletics on that day. A link to purchase a parking pass will be sent out in your confirmation email the week of September 16. Click here to purchase the parking pass now through Athletics.

Transportation for Friday, October 4: 

A Family Weekend Shuttle (Stinger buses) will be running a loop around campus to and from the following locations:

-       Georgia Tech Hotel & Conference Center

-       Renaissance Atlanta Midtown Hotel (Pick-up and Drop-off located across the street from the hotel)

-       Courtyard Atlanta Midtown Hotel (on Techwood Drive)

-       SpringHill Suites (near Georgia Aquarium)

-       Georgia Tech Student Center located at 350 Ferst Drive

-       During the College & School Receptions additional routes will be added between 3 P.M. – 5:30 P.M. to take families to various academic buildings around campus. Consult the schedule for your specific College or School for more information.

Transportation for Saturday, October 5: 

Due to the football game we will be unable to run a shuttle service to and from the Family Weekend hotels.

ALTERNATE TRANSPORTATION SERVICES:

  • MARTA: closest stations are Midtown and North Avenue
  • Rideshare: Lyft, Uber, etc.

More information can be found on the GT Parking & Transportation website or from the link provided here: http://pts.gatech.edu/metro-transit

Parking for Sunday, October 6:  Families who are attending the Jazz Brunch at the GT Hotel & Conference Center will be asked to pay the hourly parking rate at the GT Hotel & Conference Center parking deck. 

If you have additional questions, please email parents@gatech.edu or call 404-385-1396.