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
  • Saturday and Sunday parking will be available for purchase.
  • The Tech Trolley and Stinger Buses 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, September 16 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, September 17 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 6th. For more information visit, https://ramblinwreck.com/football-parking-info/

Transportation for Friday, September 16: 

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

  •  Renaissance Atlanta Midtown Hotel (Pick-up and Drop-off located across the street from the hotel)
  •  Atlanta Marriott Suites Midtown (35 14th Street NE, Atlanta, GA)
  •  Sonesta Select Atlanta Midtown Hotel (on Techwood Drive)
  •  Georgia Tech Student Center located at 350 Ferst Drive
  •  During the College & School Receptions additional routes will be added between 3 P.M. – 5:00 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, September 17: 

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, September 18: 

  • Families who are attending the Jazz Brunch at Exhibition Hall can park in the Student Center Parking Deck (W02) for free that morning.    

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