Walnut Street



along Walnut Street near the McNamara Alumni Center and the Commons Hotel

Number of Meters 12

Time Limit 2 hours (see note under payment)

Payment $3.00 per hour (quarters and dollar coins accepted)
Credit cards accepted (Mastercard, Visa, American Express, Discover)

NOTE: Meters may be programmed at a higher rate for special events - for example: $20 for football or $3 per hour for Men's basketball/hockey)

Directions Google Maps

Meter malfunctioning? Please report the location and meter number to PTS by calling 612-626-PARK (612-626-7275).

Departments have the opportunity to reserve a meter(s) for $24 per day per meter. E-mail parking@umn.edu at least three business days in advance to make arrangements.

You may use an Official Vehicle hangtag permit to park at any University meter, except those with a time limit of 1 hour or less. (Not applicable at City of Minneapolis meters.) Parking is strictly limited to 2 hours - additional fees apply after 2 hours. Be sure your hangtag is visible or you may be cited.

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).