Washington Avenue Ramp

501 Washington Ave SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455



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Payment Parking – pay cash or credit card at paystation OR 
pay credit card only upon exit (Mastercard, Visa, American Express, Discover)

Event Parking – pay upon entrance
Cash, Check

- Motorcycles 
pay same rate 
- $25 charge 
for a lost ticket
Visit our Public parking page for current rates

typically $10.00, can depend on event. The Event Calendar is your guide to when the facility switches from regular to event rates.


Contract $104.75 / Month

Parking Spaces 1297

Disability Spaces 32 (see ramp levels)
Note: 2 spaces with 8-foot clearance are available for 3-hour parking to the right of the public entrance of the Washington Avenue Ramp

Electric Vehicle Charging Station? "" Yes, level 2 down-slope toward public exit (next to Hourcar spaces)
Read more about charging rules and details

Entrance/Exit Clearance 6’8”


Elevators, Campus Map, Exterior Bike Racks, Bike Lockers, Beverage Machines, Connected to Gopher Way System

Note: the skyway from the Washington Avenue Ramp into the Graduate Hotel will be locked from midnight to 6 a.m. Sunday through Thursday and from 1 a.m. to 6 a.m. on Friday and Saturdays.

Signs will be posted to alert visitors that the skyway entrance from the ramp into hotel is closed. People can walk to the side or front door of the hotel to enter the hotel during these hours.

The door from the hotel into the ramp will continue to be unlocked 24/7 for constant access from the hotel into the parking ramp.

Directions Google Maps

Vehicle problems? Call the free Motorist Assistance Program (MAP) at 612-626-PARK (7275) for assistance with flat tires, lock-outs and jump-starts. Available to legally parked PTS customers from 7 am - 10 pm, Monday-Friday (except during official University holidays). 

View Interactive Map